9th-10th Grades Informative Prompts
You have read [two or more pieces] about [topic].
Write an essay in which you analyze how each piece emphasizes a different [idea] and explain how these [ideas] are connected [and how they have influenced each other]. Use evidence from the [texts] to support your analysis.
You have read [title of piece of fiction].
Write an essay analyzing how the author of [title] develops [and contrasts] the point(s) of view of the character(s) and how the character(s) help(s) develop the theme(s) of [title]. Use evidence from [title] to support your analysis.