Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl: Short Story Unit - Questions and Activities

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Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl: Short Story Unit with Questions and Activities

Are you looking for resources to teach “Lamb to the Slaughter” by Roald Dahl?

Searching for fun and engaging ways to analyze elements of short stories?

This package of resources contains everything you need to teach a unit on “Lamb to the Slaughter” by Roald Dahl. Detailed comprehension questions, character analysis, and paragraph writing activities are all included. All activities are classroom tested and include creative handouts and detailed instructions. Very little teacher prep is needed – simply print and teach!

This fun and engaging package of resources contains the following:

Comprehension Questions: A complete set of comprehension questions to go along with the short story. Detailed answer key included!

Characterization Chart: Students learn about direct and indirect presentation, and use that information to complete a chart on a character from the novel

5Ws News Report: Students create a news broadcast presentation on the story, and present it to the class. Students must reflect back on the novel and answer the 5W's of Who, What, Where, When, and Why. A great way to reflect on key scenes!

Paragraph Writing Activity: Students write a detailed paragraph describing whether they think Mary Maloney is guilty or not guilty. Detailed handout and Marking Key included!

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Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl: Short Story Unit - Qu
Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl: Short Story Unit - Qu
Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl: Short Story Unit - Qu