Help your students "level-up" their writing with this introduction to the literary essay. Designed to supplement any writing program, this product breaks down the literary essay into easy-to-manage steps.
Students learn how to write a formal essay.
This "Writer's Toolbox" includes a 1-page Guide to MLA and formal writing to prepare students for formal, academic writing. In addition, they learn an easy-to-use formula for Writing an Introduction and Writing a Conclusion.
The 3-page Academic Word Bank offers a myriad of alternatives to vague words such as "huge," "amazing," "stuff," and "sort of."
Teach students how to elaborate and explain instead of just listing evidence. Graphic organizers included!
Package includes Active Reading Guides to help students read with a purpose--writing a literary analysis essay. Guides for The Outsiders, The Giver, Animal Farm, and Warriors Don't Cry are included.