11th-12th Grade Informative Prompts
You have read [two or more pieces] about [topic].
Write an essay in which you analyze how each piece emphasizes a different [aspect if the topic]. Considering the ways the authors use evidence, language, and structure, explain how these differences can affect the way we understand [topic]. Use evidence from the texts to support your analysis.
You have read [piece of fiction].
Write an essay analyzing two or more ways the author develops what you determine to be the theme(s) of [title]. You may consider character development, plot structure, style, symbols or motifs, and/or other elements of the text that the author uses to develop the theme. Use evidence from [title] to support your analysis.