This essay is assigned at the conclusion of the reading of the novel, Animal Farm. This is a step-by-step lesson for teaching literary analysis and 5-paragraph essay structure to ELL, ESL, SPED, or students who struggle with English/Language Arts. It provides lessons on identifying themes within a novel, writing a thesis statement, imbedding quotes for support within an essay; it also offers an essay checklist and an outline for struggling or hesitant writers. A great first time literary analysis essay and lesson plan. Created by AmyKH. This item is also available with the Animal Farm Unit Plan, a collection of pre-, during, and post- reading activities; on sale for $25.