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1. This Common Core Style assessment of Stephen Crane's Civil War story "An Episode of War" contains multiple choice, textual evidence, open response, and multi-response type questions. Some topics covered are theme, comparison, and figurative language. Several common core standards are assessed and this a great follow up to the reading guide also sold on my seller's page. This story is a must read for anyone studying American Literature with a focus on Realism and Naturalism. Can be purchased at a discount in a bundle with the reading guide and in another bundle of Civil War literature materials at a discounted price.
2. This reading guide can be used by students to work independently, collaboratively, or in a teacher guided lesson. The guide uses clip are to make it visually appealing and contains blank spaces for student responses. It's ready to print and copy. The questions a tied directly to the text and leads students to a better understanding of realism and naturalism. There is also a focus on figurative language along with an emphasis on textual evidence. Included in the electronic versions are hyperlinks to popular culture movie clips from Meatballs and The Wizard of Oz to help assist student understanding of major thematic concepts.