As you write your essays, consider using active voice, when possible. Reflections are not a normally good fit for active voice. Many will use the common application; however, you may find other essay requirements depending upon your college choice(s).


Classroom Timeline:

Rough Draft Resume and Essay due in class 9/16

Final Resume Due in Print to Mrs. Saunders 9/22 (Grade)

Typed Draft of Essay to Media Center 9/16 (Grade)

Guidance Meeting in Cafeteria on 9/23





Active vs. Passive Voice

The Common Application


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Here is a template for your resume:

This is a great document for review on essay writing (Thank you Mr. Albert):

Another great resource from Mr. Albert: