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
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
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