Great for use with the story “The Lady, or The Tiger?” by Frank R. Stockton, either as an anticipatory set or a concluding project. Also works well with other stories or as a stand-alone activity. Includes step-by-step prewriting process and rubrics for both a narrative essay and a multimedia project. Students will be considering a time when they faced a lose-lose situation, or a similar challenging decision. Plus, students will reflect on the outcome.
Students may write about something they experienced or witnessed. The pre-writing process walks students through thinking about the situation. Then they will narrow the choices and plan and outline the essay. They will also practice removing unimportant details from a sample paragraph, then present the prewriting for approval before beginning their paper or project.
After completing the Pre-Writing Worksheet, students will begin their essay draft or multimedia project. Student instruction sheet has rubric and can stand alone without pre-writing.
Tired of essays? This project has a complete set of materials for use as a multimedia project instead!
Essay Pre-Writing Worksheet
Essay Student Printable with rubric.
Multimedia Pre-Writing Worksheet
Multimedia Student Printable with Rubric
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