Seven editable final essay prompts for The Westing Game, by Ellen Raskin. Students can choose from the prompts included, or have a certain prompt assigned to them. Prompts work well for both timed writing and formal essays!
Topics covered include...
--Comparing and contrasting characters using text evidence.
--Using text evidence to describe the relationships between certain characters.
--Explaining the author's use of figurative language and other literary devices.
--Evaluating the significance and meaning of key quotes/details from the novel.
--Comparing and contrasting The Westing Game to related novels.
--Explaining characteristics of the mystery genre, and giving evidence that shows The Westing Game is a mystery.
-Identifying major themes in the novel.