SUMMER GRANTS

UNIVERSITY ENTRANCE EXAMINATION


THESE ARE THE EVALUATION CRITERIA AND THE RUBRIC



You can practise for your exam in OOLZ
This is anothe page that will help you Test-it

Writing A GOOD ESSAY


  • Write the title
  • think!!! brainstorming is effective.
  • organise your ideas BEFORE you begin (make sure you have ideas)
  • use the information below to help you.
  • use the grammar you have learned: include relative sentences, passives, conditionals, modals...
  • read what you have written. Check spelling, grammar, word order.
  • DON´T make these MISTAKES



THERE ARE MANY LINKERS YOU CAN USE IN YOUR ESSAYS:



In the folowing document you´ll find plenty of them and suggestions to start your essays:



Try to use as many as possible: LINKERS



Some webpages you can look at too:


http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/gramatica/markers.html

http://writingeoi.blogspot.com.es/p/blog-page.html

Engaging ways to begin your essays

What your essay must be like to get a good mark.

Look at this document carefully.MARKING AN ESSAY


Reading comprehension:

A- answer the questions
  • read the text al least three times
  • read the questions carefully
  • underline the text
  • DON´T COPY LITERALLY. rewrite the answers
  • reread your answers
B- true/false
  • use full sentences: This statement is true/false because the text/ writer/article says/points out/mentions...
  • quote: "..." Don´t copy all the sentence, only what´s relevant.

Remember: use this page for revision and practice:

MATERIAL







Just one more piece of advice:




I know you are clever people but sometimes it is easy to get the wrong information. Use the Internet; it´s a wonderful tool, but: always check whether the information is true. I´ll show you a couple of examples that happened to us recently.



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WRITING A CV OR RESUME AND A

COVER LETTER OR LETTER OF INTRODUCTION







This document contains information on what to do and not to do when you apply for a job, course, etc, how to write a CV or resume and a cover letter or letter of introduction:



WRITING CVS AND COVER LETTERS
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Optional: write a cv



Deadline: May 7th






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