This is a single prompt for the short story the Yellow Wallpaper. Students must have finished reading the Yellow Wallpaper before you will be able to use this. The prompt provides the students a quote concerning the protagonist and they must prove it either true or untrue using support/evidence fr
From Electric English...
This is a template for short sustained research that you can assign the students to do at home and then apply to whatever else you are working on in class :) It helps; trust me :) Plus, the students love any excuse to work and play on-line.... This particular activity is foc
Packet for Writing a Character Analysis Using Works from Popular American Literature, but any story can be chosen. Example works are:
The Open Boat
The Celebrated Jumping Frog of C.C.
The Story of an Hour
A Rose for Emily
The Yellow Wallpaper
The Great Gatsby
This mini-unit has students exploring four short stories by reading, taking notes (chart included), analyzing the characters (chart included), participating in small group discussion activities, and writing about the stories (essay prompt requires literary analysis research). A test on the four shor