Tweens and teens love chills and thrills! The Gothicsm and Suspense Bundle (125 pages) is all you need to for a spine-tingling unit that incorporates reading, writing, speaking, and listening. As a bonus, these lessons are all-inclusive and super sub-friendly. Keep them learning, even when you're not there!
Gothicism Literature PowerPoint - 23 slides
Southern Gothic Literature PowerPoint - 31 slides
Mystery and Suspense Task Cards - 40 task cards
The Elevator Short Story PowerPoint - 39 slides - (all-inclusive lesson)
Six-Word Scary Story Starter Task Cards - 32 task cards
Teaching more suspense or gothic literature? Check out my other PowerPoints for a spine-tingling unit:
"The Tell-Tale Heart"
"The Monkey's Paw"
"The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street"
"The Dinner Party"
"Lamb to the Slaughter"
Terrific Teacher Tip: Make a splash! As an exit ticket activity, students are given a “splash” of key words from the lesson. They must then write a few sentences, thereby summarizing their learning using the “splash” words.
Need more terrific teacher tips, classroom ideas, or just words of inspiration? Visit my author/teacher blog at Kimberly Dana - The Blog Zone