If you've ever taught Mildred D. Taylor's classic novel, then you know it requires a certain level of historical knowledge in order to fully understand.
Sharecropping, life in the south after Reconstruction, the Great Migration, and others are
This document is a scaffold for students writing an essay on the novel Mexican Whiteboy by Matt de la Pena.
I used this in my classroom for students who are English Language Learners and who have IEPs and struggle to identify textual evidence to
English Language Arts, Special Education, Writing-Essays
With this packet, students will practice identifying strong analysis and explaining what the author did that made the analysis strong.
Answers are as follows:
B is correct.
A is just an explanation
C is not really analyzing the
This is a literary (thematic) essay outline for a 5 paragraph essay.
Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the