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Outsiders - Who is Ponyboy? Character Inferences & Analysis

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Common Core Standards
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This activity for the novel The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton has students inferring about a character, selecting evidence to support inferences, and writing a formal written analysis in response to a prompt. Students must infer Ponyboy's personality traits, complete a graphic organizer with relevant evidence, complete an outline for their writing, and then write a final draft of their analyses. A rubric is included to make grading a breeze. This activity is best used for the first part of the novel. Common-core standard RL.1 aligned and recommended for grades 7-10. Perfect for close reading & a new generation of standardized tests.

Includes the following:
- Double-sided evidence log (2 pages)
- Written analysis outline (1 page)
- Written analysis final draft sheet (1 page)
- 4-pt. scale grading rubric (1 page)

Last updated: 1/25/17


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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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