Engage your students in a structured writing experience that actually allows them to connect higher level thinking skills based on their reading of The Hunger Games. This essay enables them to take on the role of a citizen from Panem and to analyze necessary survival skills.
This is a great way to begin connecting common core writing demands to current literature as it emphasizes arguing through support and details from the text.
This document contains directions for the writing process, a detailed rubric, and step-by-step instructions.
This assignment was designed for a low-level 9th grade class. This group of students had great success! The assignment is easily editable to suit your own needs and could be adapted for higher or lower levels.