SAT Essay Tips

If you are looking for the best tips and strategies for writing the new 2016 SAT essay question, then you’ve come to the right place. We have sorted through dozens of test prep websites, and below we have listed the very best links for SAT essay tips. These sites also offer SAT essay examples, prompts, topics and samples. Your performance on the essay can benefit tremendously from review, preparation, and practice.

Free SAT Essay Tips

How To Write The New “Redesigned” SAT Essay.  A great article on the new SAT essay. Includes an example outline of how to structure your essay along with grammar and style tips. There is also a 17-minute YouTube video that provides more strategies.

How to Write the SAT Essay.  Here’s a nice YouTube video that covers essay strategies and outlines.

Online Practice Essays.  The College Board has published 2 SAT practice essays for online test prep. Read the sample prompts, write your essays, and then check out some of the scored sample essays.

SAT Essay Prompts.  High School Test Prep has published several good prompts here for the new SAT essay. Writing practice essays with sample prompts is the best way to prepare for this part of the test.

Prompts & Samples.  The Crack SAT website includes numerous tips and strategies along with 4 sample prompts and 2 high-scoring sample essays.

Sample Prompt.  A PDF sample essay prompt from Ivy Global.