This intensive skill practice handout will help beginning or struggling writers with Response to Literature writing elements. First, students will practice labeling the following RTL elements:
-answer to the prompt
-intro to the selected quote
Next, students will practice correctly punctuating the RTL, including practice with using ellipsis and brackets.
The response to literature practice closes with a formative assessment in which students write their own response to a prompt.
*Includes excerpt and simple scoring guide.