This COMPLETE AND EDITABLE UNIT includes lesson-by-lesson visual PowerPoint presentations, informative videos (click links in PowerPoint - presentation mode), pre-reading activities, during-reading activities, post-reading activities, fill-in-the-blank notes, vocabulary practice, task cards, exit ticket activities, writing activities, formative and summative assessments, test review activities, and a unit test (with study guide and answer key). It explores the ELA concepts of symbolism, theme, foreshadowing, conflict, characterization, close reading, interactive and collaborative discussion, and allows numerous opportunities for students to draw text-to-self and text-to-world connections. This unit can be paired with the short story adaptation of "Flowers for Algernon" or the novel Flowers for Algernon. Please follow and leave four stars! Enjoy!