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We teachers search for lessons and activities that celebrate this season as they energize our students to live a love for learning. A Fall Literature Cornucopia: Literature & Writing Activities does just that. This 40-page bundle aligned with Common Core Anchor Standards and the principles of Bloom’s Taxonomy offers 12 activities for middle school and high school students.
Fall Into Character welcomes Autumn with three character analysis activities:
Fleshing Out Character, and
It’s a Halloween Party.
Leafing Through the Story asks students to find examples of each Element of Literature: Character, Plot, Conflict, Setting, Symbol, Theme and Tone.
A Thanksgiving Celebration reinforces students’ understanding of how the elements of literary create durable story structures.
Activity 1 A Thanksgiving Celebration asks students to plan a Thanksgiving dinner party with facts and details from the novel they are currently studying.
Activity 2, What’s Hot? What’s Not?: A Thanksgiving Comparison challenges students to choose what a character is thankful for, and what he or she dislikes about his/her life, and in
Activity 3, Who Wins the Wishbone: A Thanksgiving Competition, students decide if the protagonist or antagonist reaches his/her goals.
Trick or Treat includes four activities where students reveal their analysis, synthesis and evaluation skills .
The Flavor of Personalities
Setting it Up, and
The Symbol is…
In Guess Who Came to Thanksgiving Dinner, students reflect on the happenings, reactions, and conversations of their family’s Thanksgiving Dinner when a character from the story they are reading was an invited guest.
These 12 concepts create an enticing literary analysis feast that will satisfy teachers’ goals and objectives as they bolster students’ motivation and fortify their learning skills and abilities.
Enjoy a Teach Literary Analysis Now Day Every Day this Fall.