Looking for an interesting way to engage students with informational, expository texts this Halloween? Need to motivate your students to read? Want something relevant for a close reading exercise?
This nonfiction mini lesson is the perfect ready-to-go resource to practice close reading skills and comprehension! With this intriguing topic from the master of the macabre himself,your students will be engaged, informed, and ready to debate and discuss no matter their reading level or experience with close reading and annotating! The questions in response to an essay by Stephen King are designed to have students truly dig into and respond to a text for comprehension and writer's techniques! This resource is not just questions and answers - you are getting a full blown mini lesson plan complete with a relevant video link for a starter, an argumentative writing prompt, and creative final task! Plus, all the answers are here, too!
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