guide to quality writing for all assignments, long or short
Analyze, examine and interpret such things as an event, book, poem, play or other work of art. Define the idea or issue of the text that you wish to examine in your analysis. Explain HOW/WHY literary elements are used to communicate the author's point. Do not merely summarize the plot!
Try to convince the reader/prove your opinion, theory or hypothesis about an issue is correct. Here your rationale, your argument, is most important. You are presenting an opinion and trying to convince readers. In this type of essay you analyze, examine and interpret such things as an event, book, poem, play or other work of art.
The writer tells a story about a real-life experience. A well-crafted narrative essay has a point or theme and so will also build towards drawing a conclusion or making a personal statement.
Explaining an issue, theme or idea to your intended audience. Your reaction/personal response to a work of literature, a world event, political debate, work of art etc.
12 AP Punch List Summative portfolio assessments
12 CP Punch List Summative portfolio assessments
AAR Self assessment form at the end of formative assignments
Retrospect Self eval. on standards mastery by category
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As lists are assigned, students will use terms correctly and in context in their weekly essay. Underline or highlight the vocab terms.