Structure your essay into an introduction body and

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Structure your essay into an introduction, body, and conclusion, and make sure that it focuses on a main idea. Use textual evidence, including scansion, to support your ideas.Type the first draft of your essay here:b.Revise the draft of your essay before you submit it to your teacher. Use the following checklist to revise your essay:Does the essay have a clear and concise main idea?2
Is this idea made clear to the reader in a thesis statement early in the essay (usually inthe first paragraph)?Is there a clear plan and sense of organization to the essay?Have you included concrete examples from the poem to support the claims in the essay?Is each paragraph clearly related to the main claims of the essay?Is the main point of each paragraph clear in the essay?Does the essay's conclusion emphasize the main idea and provide a sense of completeness?Type the revised draft of your essay here:3
EvaluationYour teacher will use these rubrics to evaluate the completeness of your work as well as the clarity of thinking you exhibit.Task 1: Reflecting on a Poem's FormCriteriaDistinguished(4 points)The student accurately scans the meter of the stanza he or she wrote.The student correctly states the rhyme scheme of the stanza he or she wrote.The student insightfully reflects on the relation between the form and the content of the stanza he or she wrote.The student convincingly relates the form of the stanza to a genre.Proficient (3 points)The student scans the meter of the stanza he or she wrote with a few errors.The student correctly states the rhyme scheme of the stanza he or she wrote.The student meaningfully reflects on the relation between the form and the content of the stanza he or she wrote.The student plausibly relates the form of the stanza to a genre.Developing (2 points)The student scans the meter of the chosen song and the stanza he or she wrote with numerous errors.The student correctly states the rhyme scheme of the stanza he or she wrote.

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