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ELA 11: Transcendentalism Synthesis Essay

Learning Targets

  • I can state my position in an argument.
  • I can support my argument with evidence from credible sources.
  • I can document my sources within the text using MLA format.
  • I can document my sources on a Works Cited page using MLA format.


Friday, Feb. 5 – Introduce essay
Monday, Feb. 8 – Database presentation; writer’s workshop
Friday, Feb. 19 – Writer’s workshop
Monday, Feb. 22 – Writer’s workshop
Tuesday, Feb 23—Peer edit
Friday, Feb. 26 – Hard copy essay and due at beginning of hour

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