Writing skills are central to your success at Northampton College. Click on a heading below to find out more information to support you on your path to independent learning. Content includes topic guides that you can download, video presentations and fun quizzes to test your knowledge!
Here you can download our writing skills guides and take a quiz to test your understanding. Printed versions of these guides are available in of all our libraries.
Click on the link to download our Good Writing Guide
Click on the link to download our Useful Phrases Guide
Click on the link to download our Essay Planning Guide
Click on the link to download our What Does The question Mean Guide
Click on the link to download our Essay Writing Guide
Click on the link to download our Essay Writing Checklist Guide
Download our handy Essay/Assignment planner below. This outliner uses the PEEL system to help you plan your work and give it the correct structure. Download our Essay Writing Guide for more information on PEEL.
Check out this presentation and then try our online quiz 🙂
Try this process word quiz – can you match the process word to its definition?
Take a look at this in-depth video about understanding essay questions
If you have watched the Essay Writing presentation why not have a go at this PEEL quiz. Can you drag the paragraph content to the correct PEEL location?