You may assume that the writing SOL is difficult and stressful. You might also think that failing it is inevitable. Although you may be nervous, various skills can make the SOL be less of a challenge. By planning, writing, and revising your essay; your fear will disappear.
First of all, planning your essay is important as it provides you with a list of ideas. You can use these ideas to make a graphic organizer, which will help you to form paragraphs later on. Also, a graphic organizer will let you know what needs to be done with your essay. What I mean by this is, you will know which parts of your paragraph need to be completed. In addition to making a graphic organizer, planning your essay assists you in the creation of your thesis statement.