Students create a resume and cover letter from the perspective of a literary character! This Common Core aligned writing assignment gives students an innovative approach to character analysis. ANY literary character will work with this product.
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The Teacher's Guide includes helpful tips for implementing the lesson. Common Core standards that align with this lesson are also listed.
While writing from the perspective of a literary character, students are guided through the components and format of a cover letter and resume.
Cover Letter Reference Page:
Students follow the step-by-step guide for correctly organizing and formatting their cover letter.
A complete template is provided for the resume. Students simply add information that accurately reflects the character.
Resume and Template Rubric:
A grading rubric is provided for all of the components of the resume and cover letter.
Resume and Cover Letter Examples:
A student example of the resume and cover letter is provided to review as a class before students begin writing.
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