This writing assignment is a great way to end the novel The Night Wanderer: A Native Gothic Novel
<>There are blank spaces for the teacher to write in some expectations (see below). <>Four essay topics for students select from:
<>Each essay topic is followed by a paragraph full of ideas and/or questions to stimulate student brainstorming - to get their ideas 'rolling'.
<>Vocabulary used is about grade 8-9.
LENGTH -This is a detailed and thorough assignment description that can be adjusted to any length. It fully depends on the requirements and any additional expectations determined by the teacher. -The assignment length can range from a single paragraph response to a formal multi-paragraph essay. Again, it fully depends on the requirements and any additional expectations determined by the teacher.
Page 2: Provides the six traits of writing & detailed explanation of each.
Expectations exactly as stated in the assignment:
General Expectations and Requirements: (1) A thorough and thoughtful response to each question (2) Organized and clear* explanation of your thoughts (3) Adequate and appropriate examples from the text to support your ideas/opinions *An ”organized and clear” explanation means
(1) your paragraph/s have a topic sentence followed by sentences which stick to the topic. (2) your paragraph/s have a beginning, middle, and end.
Formatting Expectations: (1) Proper referencing/citation of quotes and paraphrasing - this means _____________________________________________________________________ (2) Titled, numbered pages, and single spacing in final draft (3) Margins of no more than 1”, if typed (4) Minimum length for each response: ___________________ (5) Maximum length for each response: ___________________