Engage students in close reading to prepare them for analytical essay writing. In this lesson, students synthesize an excerpt from Lorraine Hansberry's play A Raisin in the Sun and Langston Hughes's poem "Mother to Son." Then, they respond to a writing prompt for a prose constructed response that's
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When studying a literature text students need to create detailed analytical explanations of the language and techniques used. But often students find they run out ideas after a couple of sentence.
This skill - to write a lot about a
Providing a formula for introduction, analytical paragraphs and conclusion. Suitable at all levels of high school. Can be used across all text categpries; prose, poetry, film, drama and so on. It's a short - one size fits all - PowerPoint.