This power point introduces a unit focusing on Edgar Allan Poe. It includes relevant videos that show the longevity of Poe's literary influence. At the same time, this power point gives interesting information about Poe.
This power point takes about an hour and is shown right before reading "The Tell-Tale Heart." Following the story, students can participate in a mock trial to determine whether the narrator is criminally insane. This mock trial is available as a free download.