Reading an Essay Prompt Lesson & Activity plus a List of Essay Prompt Keywords! Handout and activity on how to determine what an essay prompt is asking of the writer, with a two-page activity to practice! PLUS a HUGE (over 40!) list of keywords that frequently appear in essay prompts - including example prompts! i.e. "State", means "Give specific, pointed statements to reveal only the most important aspects of a subject." Example Prompt: "State the reasons a student might fail a class."
An awesome resource and activity for all students - especially those who need particular help responding to essay prompts for writing assessments!
Includes both PRINTABLE and DIGITAL VERSIONS for Distance Learning and In-Person Classrooms.