The ACT essay follows a predictable format, which means you can practice and prepare beforehand. Take a look at a sample ACT writing prompt and learn five key steps to penning a highscoring essay. Keep in mind: The ACT essay is optional. Part II: The Difference Between a 10 and a 12. If we asked the ACT what the difference is between a 10 and a 12 ACT essay, they would direct us to their scoring criteria (replicated in the table below) that describes the difference between the 5 and 6 essay scores in each domain.
Use ACT Essay View to access images of the essays written in response to the ACT writing test. The service is available to participating high schools and colleges.
Authorized staff can review essays written by students who have reported their ACT writing scores to your school. K12 professionals use ACT reports to: Guide students toward college and career readiness; ACT Essay View. High schools may use ACT Essay View to access images of the essays written in response to the ACT writing test.
There is After having just taken the ACT and gotten a 34 my first time out, including a perfect 1212 score on my essay, I'd like to help everyone out on the essay. Getting a perfect score on the essay is not very difficult with some practice and I guarantee that any decent English student can at least get a double digit score with some level of work. Update: The ACT announced in June 2016 that it would be going back to an ACT essay score range from 212.
This post was originally written during the period from September 2015 to June 2016 when the ACT essay was scaled from 136.
The ACT essay plan below has been modified from our ACT Essay Tips article to fit the new ACT Writing Test. The template includes three sections: planning, writing and revising. If you practice using this template to write ACT essays, you'll get much faster and (probably) more precise. For the current ACT administered in the academic year, the average writing score is a 7 on a 12point scale. For the ACT, the average writing score was a 17 on a 36point scale.
I did get a 12 on my second ACT essay. 12: 54 AM# 10 As a student who consistently writes good essays by the typical standards (i. which seem absolutely necessary to get a very high score. e. that's probably the most important advice. and all that jazz. Youll get a great score if you follow these ACT essay tips do some preparation before you start writing, make sure to use proper grammar and impressive vocabulary, and proofread your work before you submit it, among other things.