Meaning & Evaluation
Documentary Analysis (Formative Assessment)
The meaning can often be confused with the purpose. While the purpose is why
an author wrote something (what are his or her goals), the meaning is
Authors Role & Titles Efficacy
Analysis of a Professional Nonfiction Essay (Formative Assessment)
The title is the first insight the reader can gain about a piece. Taking the time to
more deeply understa
Structure, (Other) Strategies, & Authors Voice
Personal Essay Writing & Peer Essay Analysis (Formative Assessment)
The structure and organization refers to the format the author is using to tell h
Memoir Excavation Essay
Prewriting & Summative Information Sheet
* See The Top Ten Elements of Analysis Handout
Memoir Excavation Essay (Deep Analysis)
Select & read a memoir.
Purpose, Target Audience, & Tone
Affective Letter (Formative Assessment)
What the author wants to accomplish. Their goal(s).
Does he or she want people to act or think a certain way?
Does the author want to
Hercales is going to kill his wife and more victims.
Cutted off the hydras head and si
A show called criminal minds or The 100th
Who was the wife of hercules whom he murdered along with their
The Palace of Olympus
A Greek myth Retold by ROBERT GRAVES
All the Olympians lived together in an enormous palace, set well above the usual level of
clouds at the top of Mount Olympus, the highest mountain in Greece. Great walls, too
steep for climbing, p