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Short Story Unit Plan, FOUR WEEKS of Dynamic Lessons on Classic Short Stories
Looking for a short story unit that will thrill your tweens and teens? Take those beloved classic short stories and ramp them up with this MASSIVE bundle that includes FOUR WEEKS OF COMPLETE LESSON MATERIALS designed for advanced middle school students and high school freshmen/sophomores. This shor
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Short Story Units for Middle School (Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 6)
Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 6 Grab this collection of popular Short Story Units tailored for Grade 6! I created these units specifically around the CCSS for grade 6, but they can absolutely be used in grades 5-8 - please check the preview file to verify this. Try the first month (August!)
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SHORT STORY UNIT PLAN
SHORT STORY UNIT: This short story unit is perfect for any late middle or high school English classroom. The stories have been used in my class with great success, and the students especially love the surprising endings in each story! The product includes eye-catching presentations, discussions, v
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Short Story Units for Middle School (Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 7)
Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 7 Grab this collection of popular Short Story Units tailored for Grade 7! I created these units specifically around the CCSS for grade 7, but they can absolutely be used in grades 5-8 - please check the preview file to verify this. Try the first month (August!)
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SHORT STORY UNIT: SCARY AND SURPRISING STORIES
SCARY & SURPRISING SHORT STORY UNIT FOR HALLOWEEN: Use this creepy, freaky, and spooky short stories unit to engage your students in reading and writing. This is the perfect unit to use around Halloween, but it can be used at any point in the year! These stories are always a huge hit with my s
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Short Story Unit: 3+ Weeks of Literary Devices & 8 Classic Stories!
Need an engaging, student-driven way to teach short stories and/or literary terms? Use this unit as a high-accountability way to scaffold students into tougher literature! In this unit, small groups of students are assigned to one short story (so you can differentiate to students by difficulty leve
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Short Story Unit Bundle: Teaching Literary Elements
Short Story Unit Bundle: Teaching Literary Elements These resources are perfect for creating a short story unit or adding on to your own. Each text can also be taught as an independent lesson in any order. Students will read a variety of short stories that introduce and reinforce literary terms. T
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Teaching the Short Story: A Unit For ALL Short Stories
Short Stories: This common core aligned unit includes everything you need to teach your middle and high school students about short stories. This lesson works with all short stories. There are two different files in the zipped download. - An engaging and editable, 20 slide PowerPoint - A PDF docume
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Short Story Unit - Bundle of Resources to use with 11 Different Short Stories!
This giant 88 page Short Story Unit Resource Bundle contains 11 of my best selling products. They are bundled together here for a heavily discounted price! Resources to use with a variety of different short stories are included, as well as detailed activities and notes to go along with the elemen
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Narrative Writing and Short Story Unit
Narrative Writing/Short Story Unit: This common core aligned bundle is perfect for back to school and it includes everything you need to teach narrative writing, narrative strategies, and short stories to your middle and high school students. This unit focuses on writing better narratives by under
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Short Stories Unit for Interactive Notebooks
This bundle contains Interactive Notebook lessons for older students and reinforces analytical skills through close reading, constructed response, and creative writing. You also get handouts, projects, rubrics, presentations, samples, and three leveled tests to help teach and assess these important
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"Most Dangerous Game" Short Story Unit
This "Most Dangerous Game" short story unit is rigorous and relevant and offers the following standards-based activities: *"Why do Hunters Kill?" pre-reading article (source material) and questions: -Actual text of the article is not included, although a link to the article is. I did not write the
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SHORT STORY UNIT LITERATURE GUIDE FLIP BOOK
Short Story Unit: Interactive Layered Flip Book Reading Literature Guide Each “flap” is ¾ inch and is ready for you to easily line up by using the directions on how to assemble the organizer. Includes: The Most Dangerous Game Guided Reading Questions (with answer key) The Secret Life of Walter Mit
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Short Story Unit Ruthless by Wiliam De Mille
The perfect short story for any class, Ruthless by William de Mille tells a story of revenge gone wrong. If you are looking for a short story that is gripping, with a twist in its tale. Then this short story is for you. Click here to save $$$ with this Short Story Bundle This activity contains a
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The Lottery by Shirley Jackson Short Story Unit Study Common Core
[[Short Story Series]] The Lottery by Shirley Jackson Grades 7-12 Product Overview/Preface: This product contains over 90+ pages of well thought-out, sophisticated, and effective mini-lessons and graphic organizers to teach Shirley Jackson’s chillingly macabre Short Story “The Lottery”. My ac
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Edgar Allan Poe Short Story Unit - Raven, Tell Tale Heart, Black Cat
Edgar Allan Poe Complete Short Story Unit -this package provides students with everything they need to complete a short story unit on Edgar Allan Poe. Little teacher prep is needed - simply print and teach! Perfect for your short story unit or Edgar Allan Poe unit, this Edgar Allan Poe Literature
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"Lob's Girl":  Short Story Unit
"Lob's Girl" Literature Study Unit In this 8-day unit students will develop a deep understanding of Joan Aiken’s short story “Lob’s Girl” . Its tale of loyalty and friendship combined with mystery and suspense make it an incredibly engaging read. Students develop skills in understanding short s
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Flowers for Algernon Short Story Unit
Flowers for Algernon Short Story Unit. In this bundle, you will find: Table of Contents Pre-Reading Questions Daily Lesson Calendar Bell Ringers and Exit Slips Close Reading Activities Paired Text Lessons Lesson Handouts Post-Reading Projects Culminating Writing Task Unit Assessment All common cor
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The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Teleplay Short Story Unit Grade 7
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street by Rod Serling (Twilight Zone) Teleplay Unit This is the Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 7: October Selection – Click here to read more about the Short Story of the Month Club! Skills Focus: Mood & Tone Theme Elements of Plot Conflict Finding Text Ev
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Dystopian Short Story Unit MEGA-BUNDLE: CCSS Aligned!
Students constantly RAVE about dystopian literature. Why not give them something to rave about in your classroom? This month-long unit contains engaging and relevant materials that will encourage student engagement and foster reflective thinking about life, society, and, yes, even that scary word -
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A Christmas Carol Drama/Play by Israel Horovitz Short Story Unit Grade 7
A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley, Acts I & II, by Israel Horowitz This is the Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 7: November Selection – Click here to read more about the Short Story of the Month Club! Skills Focus: Elements of Drama Trace the Development of Theme Connotation vs. Deno
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Gift of the Magi Short Story Unit - Questions and Activities - O. Henry
The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry: Short Story Unit with Questions, Vocabulary, and Activities! This The Gift of the Magi Short Story Unit contains all of the resources you need to teach a unit on “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry. Detailed comprehension questions, teacher friendly answer keys, vo
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The Most Dangerous Game Short Story Unit
This complete and comprehensive unit for Richard Connell's short story, "The Most Dangerous Game," is very educational, yet fun at the same time. We have included virtually everything you would need to teach this great and thrilling short story! Nothing just "skims the surface" - all of the activiti
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The Lottery by Shirley Jackson Short Story Unit
This print-and-go resource for Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" includes EVERYTHING you need to teach this exciting and shocking short story! Six engaging activities, teacher notes, vocabulary word wall, essay question, and a complete unit test! Perfect for middle school and even high school students
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Thank You Ma'am by Langston Hughes Short Story Unit
This is an extremely thorough, full 2-week unit for the short story "Thank You Ma'am" by Langston Hughes. These resources are focused around Common Core Standards for Grade 6, but they are absolutely still relevant for all middle grades students who are studying this story. Please verify this by tak
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Most Dangerous Game Short Story Unit with Questions and Activities
The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell: Short Story Unit with Questions, Vocabulary, and Activities! This package of short story resources contains everything you need to teach “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell. Perfect for your short story unit or The Most Dangerous Game unit, this
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The Hitchhiker by Lucille Fletcher Short Story Unit (Drama/Play)
This is the Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 6: October Selection – Click here to read more about the Short Story of the Month Club! Skills Focus: Story Devices - Flashback, Suspense, Foreshadowing Elements of Plot Finding Text Evidence Comparing Written, Audio, & Video Versions Vocabula
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Rikki Tikki Tavi Short Story Unit
Rikki Tikki Tavi by Rudyard Kipling Short Story Unit for Grade 7, Common Core Aligned Unit This is the Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 7: September Selection – Click here to read more about the Short Story of the Month Club! Skills Focus: Four Types of Conflict Citing Text Evidence Figurati
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Short Story Unit 2
This 385 page short story unit has lesson plans for 42 short stories ranging in grade levels 6-12. Each lesson plan includes essential questions, CC standards, appropriate grade level, location for the story, a summary of the story, a skill builder and subject category theme for each story, vocabula
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High School Short Story Unit
This is a short story unit that I’ve used with 10th graders but it would work well with grades 9-12. Stories included in this unit are: “Thank You Ma’am" “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” “The Story of an Hour” “The Necklace” Included in this unit plan are: Eight Lesson Plans Copies of the stor
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Entire Short Story Unit Bundle
This 66-page document contains all of the lesson directions, worksheets, writing assignments, notes, homework, vocabulary, assessments, and everything else you may need to complete a 3 week unit (on 77 minute blocks) on Short Stories. Taught and re-taught to my 9th graders for 8 semesters, this uni
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The Cask of Amontillado - Edgar Allan Poe Short Story Unit Teaching Activities
Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe Short Story Unit and Teaching Activities. Teaching resources to go with the short story The Cask of Amontillado by Poe. Includes a short bio of Edgar Allan Poe, Pre-Reading Questions, Overview of the story, Vocabulary to Watch for with graphics, 10 Question Mul
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The Monkey's Paw Short Story Unit
Monkey's Paw complete study guide for the short story The Monkey's Paw by W. W. Jacobs - Short Story Unit. Includes Anticipation Guide, Vocabulary, Plot Summary, Vocabulary Fill in sheet with key, About the Author, Comprehension Quiz with key, Essay Questions and Short Answer Questions that require
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The Necklace by Guy De Maupassant - Short Story Unit Resources and Activites
The Necklace by Guy De Maupassant: Short Story Unit with Questions, Vocabulary, and Activities! Subject: English, Language Arts, ELA Topic: Short Stories, Literature, Reading Grade:Middle School Grades Are you looking for resources to teach “The Necklace” by Guy De Maupassant? Searching for fun a
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The Lottery - Short Story Unit
This full unit contains a variety of activities for studying "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson, including vocabulary, quizzes, and a fun Wikipedia article writing assignment. The unit could be great in conjunction with other classic short stories, especially dystopian stories, and could be a perfect
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Just Once by Thomas Dygard Short Story Unit Grade 6
This is the Short Story of the Month Club, Grade 6: September Selection – Click here to read more about the Short Story of the Month Club! Skills Focus: Basic Story Elements (Review) Elements of Plot Finding Text Evidence Idioms Using Context Clues Constructed Response Questions for RL.6.5 Main I
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Short Stories Unit Literary Analysis: Over 20 hours of Engaging Instruction
TEACH YOUR STUDENTS TO READ, THINK, AND WRITE LIKE COLLEGE STUDENTS. Up to 5 weeks of comprehensive literary analysis reading and writing lesson plans. These short story lesson plans are designed for you to "print and teach", so you can spend your energy on the students and classroom instruction.
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"A Sound of Thunder" Short Story Unit: CCSS
This short story has everything, time-travel, a controversial presidential election,and dinosaurs. Ray Bradbury wrapped all of this together in a powerful short story rich with imagery and filled with literary devices. Use this lesson to make the English Literature Standards real for your students.
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All Summer In A Day by Ray Bradbury: Short Story Unit - Questions and Project
All Summer in a Day by Ray Bradbury: Short Story Unit with Questions and Book Report Project! Are you looking for resources to teach “All Summer in a Day” by Ray Bradbury? Searching for fun and engaging ways to analyze elements of short stories? This package of resources contains everything you
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Harrison Bergeron - Short Story Unit
This full unit contains a variety of activities for studying "Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut, including vocabulary, quizzes, and a fun short story writing assignment. The unit could be great in conjunction with other classic short stories, especially dystopian stories, and could be a perfect p
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Harrison Bergeron Short Story Unit with Introduction to Dystopian Literature
Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut Short Story Unit: Activities and Introduction to Dystopian Literature Perfect for your upcoming short story unit or dystopian literature unit, this package contains questions and activities to go along with Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonegut. This Harrison Bergero
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The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant Short Story Unit
This easy-to-use, very little prep, COMPLETE unit plan for "The Necklace" is filled with fun and challenging activities to get your students engaged in this twist-ending short story! This unit and all of the activities for “The Necklace” are fun, yet extremely educational. All of these activities
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Fear and Suspence Short Story Unit - UPDATED!
Thank you for your interest in this updated short story unit. Any month of the year is the perfect time to introduce suspence and horror to your students! When I created this unit, I had three main goals in mind for my students: (1) To expose them to the elements of a short story, (2) To compare
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The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant Short Story Unit
The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant Short Story Unit. What you need to teach The Necklace: Vocabulary, Comprehension Questions, Cause and Effect, Observing Details, Making Inferences, Dialogue, Word Scramble and Fill-in, Essay Questions. Answer key included. © Deborah Hayes aka HappyEdugator. For cl
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The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County Short Story Unit
The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County by Mark Twain Short Story Unit. Includes Vocabulary, Plot Summary, Use Your Vocabulary sheet with key, About the Author Mark Twain, Comprehension Quiz with key, and Essay Questions that require students to use evidence from the text in their answers to
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Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl: Short Story Unit - Questions and Activities
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 te
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Creepy Bundle - Tell Tale Heart Short Story Unit + 4 Inference Reading Passages
This bundle contains my best-selling 8 day Common Core aligned short story unit for The Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe plus my 4 creepy inference reading passage products - John Mortonson's Funeral, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The Picture of Dorian Gray, and Dracula. Great bundle for halloween
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Short Story Unit for Ransom of Red Chief
This is a two page student handout with 11 Comprehension Questions and 6 Higher Level Extension Questions. Ransom of Red Chief is great story for Middle School. My students love the twist of the Red Chief terrorizing his kidnappers and the dad making the kidnappers pay him to take the boy back. Le
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Edgar Allan Poe Short Story Unit with Questions, Close Reading, and Activities
Edgar Allan Poe - Spooky Short Story Lessons and Close Reading Resources for “The Black Cat”, “The Tell Tale Heart”, and “The Raven” This Edgar Allan Poe Literature Guide contains common core aligned resources to practice text annotation skills and actively engage students in challenging text. Per
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The Necklace by Guy De Maupassant Short Story Unit with Questions and Project
The Necklace by Guy De Maupassant -Short Story Poster Project and Reading Activities The Necklace Poster Project and Reading Resources help to bring this engaging short story to life in your classroom. Perfect for your upcoming short story unit, this resource package contains Necklace questions th
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"The Most Dangerous Game" - Irony and Short Story Unit
A one to two week unit on Richard Connell's "The Most Dangerous Game" that primarily focuses on irony. Irony is a very misunderstood concept. What most people think is ironic is simply coincidence. Irony is used widely in a lot of wonderful literature and students will more likely learn from that
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Short Story Unit 1
This short story unit has lesson plans for 32 short stories ranging in grade levels 6-12. Each lesson plan includes essential questions, CC standards, appropriate grade level, where the story can be found, a summary of the story, a skill builder and literary device for each story, vocabulary words,
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