Quote Analysis & Poster Project: Showing Meaning in Literature

Quote Analysis & Poster Project: Showing Meaning in Literature
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Want to spice up your quote analysis instruction, or simply get your students to appreciate beautiful moments in literature?

Use this short two-part assignment to help students to analyze famous, memorable, or just plain pretty quotes from a short story or novel.

After choosing a quote from your whole-class text or an independent novel, students will:
• Complete a graphic organizer to identify its characteristics, explain why they chose it, and complete a brief analysis process (of context, meaning, and significance)
• Create an illustrated 2D version of their quote, either digitally or with choice materials, to display the quote to others. Students then write a paragraph defending their artistic choices.

This 4-page download is ready to print and includes a student example. The best part is that the student artwork doubles as a display in your classroom!

Note: This assignment was originally created to accomplish CCSS RL.8.3, but these editable files can be made more or less difficult as you wish for your class!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language evokes a sense of time and place; how it sets a formal or informal tone).
Analyze how particular lines of dialogue or incidents in a story or drama propel the action, reveal aspects of a character, or provoke a decision.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of rhymes and other repetitions of sounds (e.g., alliteration) on a specific verse or stanza of a poem or section of a story or drama.
Analyze how a particular sentence, chapter, scene, or stanza fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the theme, setting, or plot.
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