In class essay prompts and instructions for the first part of American Literature. It can be easily altered to fit your needs.
It covers these texts:
Native American Myths
Of Plymouth Plantation by William Bradford
The Captivity Narrative of Mary Rowlandson
“Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” by Jonathan Edwards
“Remarks Concerning the Savages of North America” by Benjamin Franklin
“Notes on the State of Virginia” by Thomas Jefferson