Choice of four literary essays with rubric for use with the poem “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost. Students will examine the story for specific examples and provide analysis in response to the questions. Includes planning worksheet.
Student printable includes the essay topics and the rubric-- 3 poem specific topics, plus theme essay choice
Planning Worksheet useful for prewriting and has student brainstorm extra support for their essay.
Quick Guide to Literary Essays student reference (bonus!)
Pair this with "The Road Not Taken" Reading Questions and Graphic Organizers
Works well with the free eText found online here: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/173536
This item is a single file PDF.
Because of the short length, this poem works well with the 5 Paragraph Essay Model
Want more support for Literary Essay writing, check out Literary Essay Writing for Any Text, Differentiate for Writers of All Levels
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