For this bundle, I have combined my other archetypes products with activities and lesson plans related to the critically acclaimed novel, Fahrenheit 451. With this package, your students will be able to define and understand archetypes, provide their own examples, and symbolically analyze Bradbury’s novel on a deep and thorough level.
- Lesson Plans that cover all of the activities
- A Web Quest Activity that introduces students to archetypes in an engaging way.
- Six Archetype Charts that describe over 80 literary archetypes in detail. Examples Included
- An “Analyzing Archetypes” Handout that allows students to keep track of archetypes as they read the novel
- 2 Multiple Choice and Matching Quizzes
- Detailed Answer Keys
I hope that you and your students enjoy analyzing the novel for symbolic archetypes. Bradbury really is an archetypal genius and his work begs to be appreciated on a universally symbolic level!
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.10: Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.1: Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.4: Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.5: Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
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Keywords: Ray Bradbury, Ray Bradbery, Fahrenheit 451, archetypes, close reading activities, novel study, archetypal analysis, archetypal criticism, literary archetypes