7th Grade Short Story Unit

Grade Levels
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
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27.01 MB   |   94 pages

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This short story unit created by Contextual Classroom for 7th Grade students features six engaging stories selected with student interests in mind! Each story focuses on a different literary element.

The following stories are included in this 94-slide unit:

(1) Plot: Seventh Grade by Gary Soto
(2) Setting : A Boy and a Man by James Ramsey Ullman**** (Online text no longer available)
(3) Character: Two Kinds by Amy Tan
(4) Conflict: The Third Wish by Joan Aiken
(5) Point of View: Zoo by Edward Hoch
with companion poem The Hippopotamus by Ogden Nash
(6) Theme: The Treasure of Lemon Brown by Walter Dean Myers

Each story contains a title slide with a link to where the story may be found online. ***
Each short story in the unit has slides that include story previews, literary definitions, suggested reading activities, discussion questions, and wrap-up activities.

This unit was designed to engage students of varying ability levels with high quality images, embedded videos, and entertaining and thought-provoking questions and activities that will help the stories come alive.

Each individual story presentation can be purchased through Contextual Classroom's store.

**** An online copy of "A Boy and a Man" is no longer available. This story can be found in Prentice Hall Literature textbook Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes Bronze edition.

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Total Pages
94
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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7th Grade Short Story Unit
7th Grade Short Story Unit
7th Grade Short Story Unit
7th Grade Short Story Unit