This will help students prepare essays for test prep or literary essays with paired texts in general. I've found that planning with topic sentences FIRST help students organize their thoughts. In this activity, students build topic sentences for paired texts to prepare for literary essays. I made this with PARCC in mind.
Included in this product:
- Four (4) essay prompts with paired passages.
- Materials to cut out prompts and titles to post on paper for stations. Passages are printable from commonlit.org.
- Digital interactive Google Slide version with extension activity.
- Answer key.
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