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Students learn what allusions are AND two strategies to interpret them: CONTEXT and RESEARCH. The Powerpoint, lesson plan, and activities focus on these essential critical skills for analysis of unknown literary, biblical, and mythological allusions. Based on the CCSS L.7.5a Interpret figures of spe
This study guide has students researching 75 biblical characters, stories, and phrases that are commonly used as allusions in nonfiction and fiction literary works. You have the flexibility of having students work independently, in pairs, or small groups by having them split the list up and share th
The following worksheet or graphic organizer has students understand and bridge the gap between the characters in Alan Paton's novel "Cry, the Beloved Country" and their Biblical counterparts. The first section is anchored to the chapter on why the Bible is so important and influential to literature
A clean and user friendly assignment for students to draw parallels between the character Simon and the Bible.
In this COMPLETE lesson from InspirEd Educators, students will be able to describe some common Biblical allusions in western literature. Lesson warm up, teacher instructions, teacher answers, guiding discussion questions, all student handouts and activities are included in this CRITICAL THINKING l
Bradbury ends his novel with two specific biblical allusions. One to the book of Ecclesiastes, the book Montag ultimately becomes and also to Revelation 22. This product includes the full text of both of the biblical passages for the students to interpret, as well as guided questions to help them di
Use in addition to the FREE PowerPoint to familiarize students with frequently referenced stories from the old and new testaments. Contains pre and post test, up to five days of lessons (including PowerPoint), the story of Moses, David and Goliath, and shorter explanations of the Good Samaritan, th
I use this PowerPoint to introduce the idea of the Biblical allusions that the students will see in East of Eden by John Steinbeck. Once they have a basic working knowledge of these stories, they really grasp onto the allusions in the novel. This powerpoint also includes artwork to go along with t
I hand out this annotation guide to my honors students before they begin Lord of the Flies. It helps them prepare for annotating in a meaningful way. At the end of the story, we complete a socratic seminar, so this is really an important skill to teach! I have also added on my Biblical allusions rev
There are many examples of Biblical allusion in The Crucible, and while we are ELA specialists, not all of us are as educated when it comes to the Bible or its interpretation. So, I did the research for you! These student activities are are designed to have the students read the passage the play
This asks students to close read and annotate the text. Here, students are forced to revisit the many Biblical Illusions prevalent in Hamlet, as well as imagery in order to come to a conclusion about why Shakespeare included said allusions in his text, as well as the effect those allusions have on b
This quiz is one we used to assess a summer reading project. It includes 10 biblical allusions and 12 classical allusions.
This assignment sheet provides a group break down of specific biblical and mythological allusions each group will be assigned.
Given the language standard regarding allusions, recognizing them, understanding their meaning, and being able to use them can be a daunting task for teachers of teens (grades 6-12). This is a 10 page (5 pages double sided) Excel file resource for student binders and student authors. Helping stude
Use as a single lesson about allusion to the book of Genesis or in conjunction with the Biblical Allusions Worksheets (sold separately) to familiarize students with commonly referenced stories from both the old and new testaments.
In this lesson, students will closely read and analyze two chapters of the book of Genesis. This Old Testament story will be treated as a literary text, and there is no religious influence on the lesson. After reading Genesis, students will read Book 2, Chapter 2 of 1984 (assuming they have read the
Activity to help students understand Biblical Allusions. Excellent source for teaching introduction to British Literature.
This resource includes lecture notes for Biblical Allusions in The Giver as well as a worksheet for students to follow along. Enjoy!
NOTE: I used this lesson for a Compass Evaluation and scored a Highly Effective rating. Go further in-depth with this infamous poem by Edgar Allan Poe, For this activity, student are broken into 8 groups to study allusions found in “The Raven”. Students later report their newfound information to th
Students look at the Biblical verses alluded to and/or quoted in A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle. They delve into the meanings of the verses in the context of the Bible as well as in the context of A Wrinkle in Time. CCSS: L.5 and 8.RL.9 Includes student worksheet and teacher’s guide.
This is a comprehensive 21-page list of allusions that I give to my AP Literature students. This list has 4 separate divisions: Mythological, Literary, Biblical and Historical. Students use the list for reference throughout the year--for analytical discussions and for formal essays.
This unit familiarizes English students with the stories from the Bible on which Western Literature most often draws for allusion. Here is EVERYTHING you need! There is an introductory lesson including a Biblical literacy map, a list of stories to read along with their references, a research project
This interactive PowerPoint lecture requires students to view The Grapes of Wrath from a Biblical allegory lens. Ultimately, students must discuss Steinbeck's purpose for using allusions and allegory to describe survivors of the Dust Bowl.
This is a spreadsheet bank of 300+ allusion-worthy lines, people, events, and other references in easy to manage tidbits of info. Sources are Biblical, Literature, including Shakespeare, Contemporary and commercial, and Historical, all cross referenced under CREATURES, LINES, FAMOUS MALES, FAMOUS F

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