Graphic Representation:Short Story Literary Elements Movie Poster. Students are asked to analyze literary terms within any short story. Standards-Based individual or group project that asks student to closely read text to analyze for: theme, setting, tone, symbols, & characterization. Students use quotes, graphic representations/symbols, and personal commentary to create a movie poster for the short story they are assigned. Students use quotes from text to prove their ideas about the elements. Activity also has students combine their analysis with personal commentary which can then be used for a literary analysis. This Standards-Based Project was created for 10th grade, but can be adapted for other levels. Used successfully with 10th grade gate, mainstream, and English Learners. Helps student to think critically about the text and to gather evidence for richer analysis of texts.
Graphic Representation:Short Story Literary Elements Movie Poster by Litteacher
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