This easy template helps students write essays responding to short books or novels they have read. Best used with guided writing techniques. These frames take the guess work out of writing and help students learn all the necessary components for each genre of writing. This pack also includes a list of character traits, themes, and instructions on how to bring this lesson into your classroom. Frames work for grades 4-8 or remedial or high school or college. Also, these are great for homeschooled kids.