You will compose a five paragraph essay that analyzes, interprets, and/or evaluates a text and makes a claim about

how themes or ideas are conveyed in the text. You will write a thesis statement to communicate your

argument/claim and support your claim with evidence, not just your opinion, that may be disputable to readers. Assignment Objectives:

Distinguish between summary and analysis

Interpret a text using critical thinking skills

Support the interpretation using quotation, paraphrase, and/or summary

Follow academic conventions for integrating and citing sources

Compose your essay following MLA (9th edition) guidelines for document design, formatting, and citation. You can

find info about MLA style in PurdueOWL -> 2+ sources: blog, book, website, speech, interview