American Literature Short Story Collection

Juggling ELA
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    1. This is a growing bundle that contains activities and handouts for 24 different short stories. There are 445 pages of activities included in this bundle. This bundle is perfect for teachers that teach more than one grade and are looking for variety. When more short story activities are added to my s
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    There are a variety of activities and handouts for 19 different American short stories (all sold separately in my store) in this growing bundle. There are 270 pages and 77 Slides for a total of 347 pages. You save more than 40% when you buy this money saving bundle. This bundle is great if you teach a variety of grades (give different stories to different grade levels) or if you want to differentiate and have different groups to read different stories. The possibilities are endless.

    Included in this short story bundle are:

    1) "The Tell Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe (18 Pages and 7 Slides)

    Poe's Biography

    Story Analysis

    Study Guide Questions with Answers

    An article that relates to the story with a venn diagram

    Two PowerPoint Lessons

    Task Cards

    2) “The Cask of Amontillado” by Edgar Allan Poe (22 Pages and 12 Slides)

    Poe's Biography

    Analysis of the story

    Two different study guides for differentiation (there is an answer key for both study guides)

    Vocabulary List with definitions.

    Quiz with answer key

    Group work assignment using various quotes

    Three PowerPoint Lessons

    Task Cards

    3) "The Black Cat" by Edgar Allan Poe (18 Pages and 6 Slides)

    Poe Biography

    Story Analysis

    Vocabulary List with Definitions

    Study Guide Questions with Answers

    Quiz for the story with Answers

    Two PowerPoint Lessons

    Task Cards

    4) “Charles” by Shirley Jackson (13 Pages and 11 Slides)

    Two different sets of questions (Good for different levels of students)

    Vocabulary in Context

    Inference Chart

    Answer Keys

    Two PowerPoint Lessons

    Task Cards

    5) "The Yellow Wallpaper” by Charlotte Perks Gilman (26 Pages)

    Lesson Plans

    Background Information

    Vocabulary List with Definitions

    Study Guide Questions with Suggested Answers

    10 Question Short Story Quiz with Answers (Fill-In)

    20 Question Quiz on the Story and the Vocabulary with Answers (Matching and Fill-In)

    A copy of the story

    Article about the story

    Task Cards

    6) "Thank You Ma'am" by Langston Hughes (5 pages and 13 slides)

    Two PowerPoint Lesson Plans

    Study Guide Questions and Answers

    Characterization Handout (Describes different types of characterization)

    Conflicts and Characterization Handout

    7) “Sucker” by Carson McCullers (17 Pages)

    Worksheet discussing the 3 main characters in the story.

    A poem that you can relate to the story.

    A short quiz to give at the end of the story.

    An answer key with suggested answers

    Lesson Plans

    Task Cards

    8) “Young Goodman Brown” by Nathaniel Hawthorne. (26 Pages)

    Author Bio

    Background Information about the Puritans

    Vocabulary List with Definitions

    Vocabulary Quiz with Answer Key

    Study Guide Questions for the short story with Answer Key

    Critical Lens Essay (New York State English Regents)

    Task Cards

    9) "A Perfect Day for Bananafish" by JD Salinger (15 Pages)

    Lesson Plans

    Vocabulary List with definitions

    Study Guide Questions with suggested answers

    An article to relate to the story

    Task Cards

    10) "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner (17 Pages and 16 Slides)

    An Anticipation Guide

    Vocabulary List and Definitions

    Study Guide Questions with Suggested Answers (22 questions)

    Three PPT Lessons

    Task Cards for the story

    A Quiz with an Answer Key (20 multiple choice questions

    11) “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson (13 Pages and 12 Slides)

    Study Guide Questions with Suggested Answers

    Vocabulary Words with Definitions

    Story Quiz with Answers

    Three PowerPoint Lessons

    Task Cards

    12) “The Lady or the Tiger?” by Frank R. Stockton (15 Pages)

    Questions for the short story

    Vocabulary List

    Creative writing assignment

    Quiz for the short story

    Task Cards

    13) “Harrison Bergeron” by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (12 Pages)

    Vocabulary List with definitions

    Important details Handout - At the end of the story students search for important quotes and the author's message+ using this story specific graphic organizer

    15 Question Quiz

    Task Cards

    14) “All Summer in a Day” by Ray Bradbury (12 Pages)

    A Graphic Organizer with answers

    Study Guide Questions with answers

    A Vocabulary List with definitions

    A Quiz with answers

    Task Cards

    15) "The Bad Babysitter" by R.L. Stine (6 pages)

    Task Cards

    16) "The Fun They Had" by Isaac Asimov (4 pages)

    Task Cards

    17) "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe (3 pages)

    Study Guide Questions with Suggested Answers

    18) "The Most Dangerous Game" by Richard Connell (13 pages)

    Task Cards

    19) "Tuesday of the Other June" by Norma Fox Mazer

    Study Guide Questions with Suggested Answers

    Characterization Webs

    Venn Diagrams

    Task Cards

    Four Writing Prompts

    Please download the preview and if you have any questions please let me know.

    *All of these short stories are sold separately as well but if you purchase this money-saving bundle you save more than 30%. If you want a more extensive preview you can look at the stories individually in my store.

    **Because of Copyright laws I can't include copies of all of the stories but they can all be found online for free.

    When I update any of the individual stories I'll update the bundle as well. Check back for updates.

    This product is included in my American Literature Bundle listed here:

    American Literature Bundle

    This product is also included in my Middle School English Language Arts Bundle listed here:

    Middle School English Language Arts Bundle

    Total Pages
    347 pages
    Answer Key
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    Teaching Duration
    Lifelong tool
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