This introduction to the timeless classic, Frankenstein, will provide you and your students with the following information and lessons:
About the Author (Mary Shelley)
The Social and Historical Contexts of the Time Period (including the Enlightenment Era, The Romantic Period, and Gothicism)
Literary Connections to Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" and Milton's "Paradise Lost"
Mythological Connections to Prometheus and Lord Byron's Poem
Brief Synopsis of Novel/Film
Novel Connections To Genesis, Chapter 2
Novel Connections with the Text
In-Depth Critical Thinking Discussions and Questions
Unit Project Activities
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