from the Polk Bros. Foundation Center for Urban Education
These guides can be used with any text.
They include graphic organizers into which students input relevant ideas and information.
Most of the guides end with a concise constructed response task.
If students complete the guide independently and then
pair, compare, repair (improve), they will learn more!
FICTION ANALYSIS GUIDES
Analyze Character Development
Story Structure and Author’s Techniques
Theme – Comprehensive Analysis of a Story
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