This is a fully editable guided literary analysis of a short except from chapter 1 of The Pearl. This literary analysis has clearly connected Common Core standards and walks the students through the literary analysis process. In this literary analysis the students will analyze how the author uses imagery and word choice to convey a theme. This product has questions that will guide the students through the analysis process. This literary analysis has a sample analysis done for the students to use as a model. Since it is editable, you can always delete the model depending on the needs of your students.