Name_______________________________
Date: ____________ Period ________ Team ________
Embedded Assessment 1Packet:
Write a ...
Title: __________________________________
The three heroes that I have chosen to discuss in my essay:
1. _________________...
Paragraph Shaping:
Shaping Body Paragraph #1:
Introduction sentence
Function sentence
Function sentence
Function sentence
...
Hero
____________
Reason 1 Reason 2
Detailed
Evidence
Detailed
Evidence
Adjec ves
that describe
Adjec ves
that describe
Th...
Your Brainstorm Web should look like this on your
own paper:
It will haveHeroes in the center and ideas branching from it....
Definition Strategies
1. Function-what the hero does/is
a. Example: brave, resourceful, strong
2. Example- examples from t...
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Hero definition essay

  1. 1. Name_______________________________ Date: ____________ Period ________ Team ________ Embedded Assessment 1Packet: Write a multi-paragraph essay that defines your concept of heroism. (Page 53-56) WRITING PROCESS REQUIREMENTS All of this must be turned in: Embedded Assessment Packet Prewriting/Brainstorm Web oOn your paper 3 Hero Graphic Organizers - included Rough Draft- on your paper oRevise/ Edit  Must have 3 editors signatures Final Copy- oFree of errors o On your own paper
  2. 2. Title: __________________________________ The three heroes that I have chosen to discuss in my essay: 1. ___________________________________________________________________ 2. ___________________________________________________________________ 3. ___________________________________________________________________ The thesis will explore one quality evident in three people that serve as examples of a hero. The thesis statement would look something like this: Person A, Person B, and Person C all have Quality X, so they qualify as a hero. Example of Pattern A: Bruce Wayne, Mulan, and Odysseus all possessed bravery, thereby qualifying them as heroes. Thesis Statement/Hook: ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________
  3. 3. Paragraph Shaping: Shaping Body Paragraph #1: Introduction sentence Function sentence Function sentence Function sentence Thesis sentence Shaping Body Paragraph #2-4: Introduction Sentence Function Sentence Example Sentence o Include “quotes” Example Sentence Example Sentence Closing Sentence o Repeat for paragraphs #2-4- (all three heroes) Shaping Body Paragraph #5: Introduction sentence Recap example paragraph 1 Recap example paragraph 2 Recap example paragraph 3 Restate the thesis Closing sentence that recaps the entire essay
  4. 4. Hero ____________ Reason 1 Reason 2 Detailed Evidence Detailed Evidence Adjec ves that describe Adjec ves that describe Thesis Statement Hero ____________ Reason 1 Reason 2 Detailed Evidence Detailed Evidence Adjec ves that describe Adjec ves that describe Thesis Statement
  5. 5. Your Brainstorm Web should look like this on your own paper: It will haveHeroes in the center and ideas branching from it. Hero ____________ Reason 1 Reason 2 Detailed Evidence Detailed Evidence Adjec ves that describe Adjec ves that describe Thesis Statement
  6. 6. Definition Strategies 1. Function-what the hero does/is a. Example: brave, resourceful, strong 2. Example- examples from the text that prove the function a.Example: Batman saved Rachel from perishing from the poison just in the nick of time. 3. Negation- what the hero is not a.Example: A hero is not selfish; he thinks of others first. Grading Rubric is on page 55-56 Strategies of Definition: Function Example Negation

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