Contents of a Dead Man's Pocket Scavenger Hunt for Information Parts 1 + 2
This is a very comprehensive bundle of scavenger hunts for information related to the short story, Contents of a Dead Man's Pocket by Jack Finney I have broken the story into two parts and I have created instructional materials for each part of the short story'
These are two 30 and 32 question active reading scavenger hunts where students actively hunt for information and analyze the text while they read the story. They also engage the students by enhancing enjoyment, and understanding. They focus on important events and twists in plot, vocabulary, and conflicts and also highlight important literary devices like irony and figurative language found in the story. They are always a hit with my high school kids. Answer sheets are included. I have also provided Word and PDF versions of these activities.
I think your students will enjoy this bundle of activities.
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