Use this great 3-page reading guide with your students to study the style and symbolism in Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death."
Reading guide begins with a short informational text about tuberculosis, its effects, and its part in the story. Short informational text has 4 comprehension questions after and a prediction activity.
This guide's questions focus on comprehension but also include analysis, symbolism, quotation interpretation, theme study, vocabulary, figurative language, and MORE!! Guide includes color symbolism chart and Hernani allusion explanation.
Guide uses research-based strategies (turn & talk, pair & share, predictions, and polling) to help students understand this complex story.
Great resource to teach one of Poe's classic tales of terror.