Teachers will have a "great" way to assess student understanding of this popular novel when they use this essay prompt!. It's all-inclusive! A multitude of topics are displayed on this handout which allows students to explore characters, symbolism, various conflicts, and impressions of life in East and West Egg. Using their novel and/or supplemental material, students will be able to write an essay that explains a specific component of the book. It's the ideal companion piece for the study of this best-seller. A detailed rubric is included.