Did your students read an independent book over the summer? Need a quick assessment for a free read? This four paragraph essay assignment should be completed as an in class assignment. Broken down by expectations per paragraph, students should use the back of this sheet to draft and the front to understand guidelines and expectations. This essay assignment will ensure students have completed their free reading selection, but could simultaneously be used for any novel read as a focal text in class. Includes and focuses on key literary terms for literature such as protagonist, antagonist, and setting.