This end-of-book writing assignment asks students to borrow and cite the best evidence from a passage in Watt Key's Alabama Moon in order to support a given thesis. Included in this package is the (1) writing task, (2) passage, (3) two different writing rubrics, and (4) notes on how to present textual evidence.
The passage is a PDF. The rest of this package is in Microsoft Word format.
This assignment makes reference to BRATS paragraph:
Brainstorm the answer
Restate the question
Answer the question
Two or Three Text details to support the answer
Summarize the answer
Topic sentence, supporting sentences, wrap-up or concluding sentence