If you are like me, you usually have 2 or 3 books going on in a class at the same time for differentiation. One of the biggest problems is trying to give tests to every group. Over the years, I have created general essay tasks that work well with a variety of books.
I have included two versions of each question. One is good for grades 3-5 and the other is good for grades 6-8.
The essays include the following topics: