This product focuses on the development of an argument on whether the main character of a short story, novel or play is or is not a sympathetic character. The resources include information on what an argument is, the structure of an argumentative essay, the argumentative essay writing task, transitional words and a student checklist for argumentative essays.
This product is aligned to the Common Core ELA Writing Standards.
Total number of pages: 38
Other products that focus on the elements of story and that can be used for any short story, novel or play are as follows:
Record of Reading – Understanding the Elements of Story
Collaborative Discussions – Understanding the Elements of Story
Informative Essay Writing – Understanding the Elements of Story
Narrative Writing – Understanding the Elements of Story
A bundle of all of these products is available. (Understanding Elements of Story)