This is a two-page response to literature writing. It includes a prompt, instructions and a template for writing the paper. The response is broken into 2 paragraphs, each in the following format:
Paragraph 1: Introductory sentence/hook, topic sentence, summary (4-6 sentences)
Paragraph 2: Topic sentence, quote #1, explanation of how quote proves your answer, quote #2, explanation of how quote proves your answer, quote #3, explanation of how quote proves your answer, concluding sentence
The prompt is: Is Omri's friend Patrick good or evil? Use examples of Patrick’s actions and behaviors to prove your point.
By providing students with a template to format their writing, they can focus more on the content of their answer.