This final essay activity guides students through the process of writing an analytical essay about Macbeth.
There are two choices for thesis: Macbeth’s ambition is fair and foul, and Macbeth’s choices lead to his tragedy.
Provided are two skeletal outlines requiring kids to fill in
---Main points (I include suggestions)
---Introduction of quotes
---Analysis of quote and support of thesis
My students’ biggest challenge is organizing their essays.
This activity has proven especially helpful to their eventually being able to independently create an outline as prewriting for essays.
Also included in this resource is the class’s “Writing About Literature” handout, which discusses and provides examples of
--Other technicalities of formal writing
I've also included a Peer Editing Checklist and a Teacher's Scoring Rubric
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