MLA Format. Note the margins (1” on all sides), the font and font size (Times New Roman, 12 point), the spacing (double), and the headings. All essays must follow this format.
Page-length Requirement: 4-6 pages
Interesting and specific thesis that argues a point about the literary work
Does my essay clearly communicate the point I’m making and why?
Claims, Evidence and Analysis
Ideas are well-developed, explained and supported
Do I provide relevant, substantial and concrete evidence (your own explanation and quotes/summary from the literary work) to persuade the reader that my claims are reasonable and credible? Do I explain how and why my evidence is important in light of my thesis?
Ideas are delivered in a logical order and clearly support the thesis
Does my essay establish a clear path for the reader to follow? Is it clear how one paragraph leads into another? (transitions)
Essay is free of grammatical, spelling and punctuation errors that impair meaning
Have I carefully edited my essay?
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