Watch an episode of The Twilight Zone, and cover the standards at the same time! This unit is perfect for October! Your students will be engaged and have fun while working on important ELA skills! These activities can be used around Halloween time, but they are also perfect for any time.
If you have a Netflix account, you can easily find The Twilight Zone series. This resource is for the very interesting and suspenseful episode titled “One for the Angels”. It’s episode two in season 1.
Our packet includes the following:
Handouts to complete while watching the episode
Activities and handouts on theme
Learning Carousel Activity Directions
Fun Poetry activities based on the episode
Objective summary assignment, including instructions for writing one and an
optional fill-in-the-blank one
Vocabulary exercises using vocabulary from the episode
A test on the vocabulary with key
Parts of plot analysis with key
A test on the episode with key
This unit was created for seventh graders, but it would work perfectly in an 8th grade or a high school classroom too!
Many of the activities included can be used with other episodes and texts throughout the year!