Provided is an extended essay prompt to be assigned after discussion of Jonathan Edwards' Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God.
The essay requires students to provide
---a general discussion of Puritan beliefs,
---the Great Awakening, and
What follows are six more questions leading students through a discussion of how Edwards persuades his congregation to return to the church using effective imagery.
Included is a graphic organizer to help kids organize information and textual evidence.
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Writing About Literature Rules and Examples