Teaching "Charles" by Shirley Jackson? Introduce the charming short story of ironic humor with this engaging, student-friendly 30-slide PowerPoint. Common Core-aligned product includes facts on Shirley Jackson, anticipation questions, vocabulary review, literary elements, discussion questions, and writing activities. You and your students will love this!
Need an assessment for "Charles"? Check out my final exam test: "Charles" Final Exam Test
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Add rigor and fun to short stories with Short Story Analysis Task Cards
Task cards can be used with any short story and will reinforce literary concepts such as theme, conflict, setting, point of view, etc.
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Terrific Teacher Tip: Teach conflict using a SWBS (Somebody Wanted But So) statement. Have students complete a SWBS statement for each character.
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