This is a student how-to guide to writing literary analysis essays. This resource is part of the Writing How-To Resources collection.


  • Language Arts > General
  • Language Arts > Literature
  • Language Arts > Writing

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12





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This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2008-08-09.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This guide to writing a literary analysis is user friendly, thorough and complete. It leads the student through the process of creating an essay in a step by step, example rich way. All aspects of a good essay are defined and examples from literature are offered, i.e. a hook, a topic sentence, metaphors, conclusions. Organization of a body paragraph is clearly explained. This resource will be useful in any classroom.

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