This writing assignment is a great way to end the novel The Night Wanderer: A Native Gothic Novel
-There are spaces left for the teacher to write in how many maximum and minimum paragraphs are expected and how many of the provided topics students are to write about.
-Four essay topics for students select from:
-Following each topic is a paragraph full of ideas and questions to stimulate student brainstorming.
-It is a detailed and thorough assignment that can be adjusted to any length. The vocabulary used is about grade 9. -Students will take from 1 hour to 4 days, depending on length requirements determined by the teacher. -This assignment can be from a single paragraph response to a formal multi-paragraph essay.
-Page two provides the six traits of writing (with detailed explanation of each).
-There are expectations which state (this is directly from 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
*”Organized and clear” means your paragraphs have topic sentences and they stick to the topic, and, the response has a beginning, middle, and end.
Formatting Expectations: (1) Proper referencing/citation of quotes and paraphrasing (2) Titled, numbered pages, and single spacing in final draft (3) Margins of no more than 1” (4) Minimum length for each response: ___________________ (5) Maximum length for each response: ___________________