A comprehensive unit on Gothic Literature, these lesson plans are based on the short novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde and the works of Edgar Allen Poe - The Raven, The Black Cat, The Tell-Tale Heart and The Cask of Amontillado. Also included are studies of The Yellow Wallpaper, Dracula's Guest and La Horla. The unit focuses on the elements of Gothic Literature, and includes copies of all the short stories; journals; worksheets on suspense, tone, foreshadowing, character traits and setting; and plot outlines. Assignments include writing an obituary for Edgar Allen Poe, a Gothic photography collage and writing a Gothic narrative. A day-by-day teacher unit outline is included as well as a Bulletin Board idea.