You've just found a "dilly" of an essay prompt for this popular novel! A multitude of topics are displayed on this handout which allow students to explore a character's motives, a particular theme, various conflicts, or their impressions of life and times in Maycomb, Alabama. Using their novel and/or supplemental material, students will be able to write an essay that explains a specific component of the book. It's the ideal companion piece for any study of this best-seller. A rubric is included.