Like its namesake, more complex versions can be built according to the refinement of the appetite.
You need to give tips from the get-go, though, so your students do not end up totally overwhelmed.
Essay writing can place great challenges on the ESL student, as they work through the research, drafting and editing stages of essay production, so it is important to get them engaged right from the start.
A more complex point can be expressed with greater clarity by employing several shorter sentences which break it down into more digestible, bite-sized chunks.
Evidence: Ensure every point is supported by evidence.
Students can use the related template to write their own essays following the rules laid out on the poster.
What is the hamburger essay and why is it a great main course when serving up ESL writing lessons?
The student can, however, revisit a point with an added insight or two to leave the lingering taste in the reader’s mind. We’ve given them a mouthwatering appetizer and a filling main course, but where would we be without the icing on the cake, the dessert?
A good essay will leave a thought or two to chew over! Essay writing is as much about craft as it is about inspiration.
Teach your students the structure of a five paragraph essay with this illustrated hamburger poster.
Each layer of the hamburger focuses on the content to be included in the corresponding paragraph of the essay.