This 11 page versatile resource WITH ANSWER KEY is broken down into three distinct parts complete with learning goals. Part I is 15 study guide questions focusing on literary elements and their function in Poe's short story. Part II examines of foreshadowing, diction, mood and allegory with a excerpt from a critical essay to analyze. Finally, Part III is a composition topic with six close reading pre-writing questions to assist students is focusing their literary analysis. I use this resource successfully with my college-prep juniors, completing Part II and III in cooperative learning groups or pairs. With my honors this is a completely independent guide.