This unit can be used to assist in creating background knowledge and understanding and enjoying the elements of Poe's writing.
1.Webquest - background knowledge
5.ACE 3 column writing
6.Questioning with a focus on Suspense, Mood, Imagery, Setting, Foreshadowing, & Alliteration
7.Spongebob Comparison for RL.7.7
8.Poe Unit Test
The documents can be used in several ways:
Give each student a copy of 1 excerpt and have them use it for analysis of all elements on the organizer.
Set up stations - 1 for each excerpt and have students decide which element they will analyze with which excerpt.
Guided instruction - (add additional organizers)
Direct instruction with certain literary elements with 1 or 2 excerpts
Modeled instruction with another excerpt.
Cooperative work with another excerpt.
Independent work with last excerpt.
Although digitally ready, this unit can also be print and go also.