Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense: Short Story Compilation

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Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense


Interested in introducing your students to great short stories that keep their attention rapt? Check out our carefully selected and student-approved short story compilation Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense!

     • The Most Dangerous Game - Richard Connell
     • The Lady, or the Tiger - Frank Stockton
     • The Tell-Tale Heart - Edgar Allan Poe
     • Man from the South - Roald Dahl
     • Three Skeleton Key - George G. Toudouze
     • Lamb to the Slaughter - Roald Dahl

Short stories are powerful, accessible, and engaging vehicles for teaching critical reading skills and for propagating a love of literature! The short stories and annotation organizers in our Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense compilation are designed to improve annotation skills, bolster reading comprehension, and cultivate literary appreciation.


SHORT STORY FOLDER CONTENTS


Side-by-Side Annotation Organizer with the Complete Short Story

All the short stories include our “Side-by-Side” Annotation Organizer which contains the complete short story and is designed with space right next to the text for student annotations and teacher comments.

Annotation Organizer - Active Reading Strategy (NEW)

We’ve also included the Annotation Organizer – Active Reading Strategy. This teaching strategy can be used for many different teaching situations including teaching basic annotation skills to regular student annotation.

The Annotation Organizer-Active Reading Strategy can also be used with any type of text including poems, short stories, novels or nonfiction.

Common Core Support (NEW)

The Side-by-Side Annotation Organizer supports several Common Core Standards (CCSS): CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.4, CCRA.R.9, CCRA.R.10.

Digital Ready (NEW)

The Digital Ready Annotation Organizers may be printed on paper as normal or used in a digital environment. With these special PDFs students can enter, edit, highlight and save text directly in special areas in the PDF document using a computer.

Digital Ready documents can be uploaded to services like Edmodo and Blackboard for students to download. More information on Digital Ready documents is included.


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All Edge-of-Your-Seat-Suspense short stories are included.
Total Pages
87
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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks

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Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense: Short Story Compilation
Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense: Short Story Compilation
Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense: Short Story Compilation
Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense: Short Story Compilation