If you feel like you are going to pass out due to stress-related exhaustion every time you see the word "developed" in an essay prompt, you can relax and take a deep breath.
I realized that my students had a huge problem understanding how to write about text structure and how it contributed to the development of the central idea just about every time I graded an essay assignment and questioned my life-choices in becoming an educator.
Once I made this activity, my life got a lot easier, and I regained my sanity (mostly) while grading essays.
This bundle includes:
-A 2 Page Teaching Explanation
-3 Four Page Activities with Keys
-An Exemplary Essay for Students to Annotate
-An Article and Essay Prompt
-An Essay Checklist