11th Grade Advisory: SAT Writing Practice 28/02/11

Take 15-20 minutes to respond to this prompt from the SAT. As with the real SAT exam, you must use a pencil and hand-write your response. If the assessor can't read your writing, you essay cannot be assessed. Remember to:
  • establish your opinion or position and provide specific facts, details, and examples to support the opinion or position
  • arrange ideas in an organized manner
  • speak in a convincing and knowledgeable way

People choose their occupations for different reasons to make money, to help others, to make the world a better place. What do you think is the most rewarding occupation you could have, excluding illegal activities? Write a newspaper editorial to convince readers which occupation is the most rewarding and why.