Choice of two literary essays with rubric for use with the story “The Monkey’s Paw” by W.W. Jacobs. Students will examine the story for specific examples and provide analysis in response to the questions. Includes planning worksheet.
This is a shorter essay, based on the length of the story. Great for younger grades or for older grades practicing regular writing of various lengths.
Student printable with both essay topics and rubric. Ready to go!
Planning worksheet for pre-writing
Also available in the money saving The Monkey's Paw Activity Bundle
Because of the length of the story and essay, this works great with the 5 Paragraph Essay Model
This item is also part of the Halloween ELA Activity Bundle
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