Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities

Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities
Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities
Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities
Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities
Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities
Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Resources and Activities
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The Ransom of Red Chief by O.Henry: Short Story Unit with Questions, Vocabulary, and Activities!

Are you looking for resources to teach “The Ransom of Red Chief” by O.Henry?

Searching for fun and engaging ways to analyze short stories?

This package of resources contains everything you need to teach a unit on “The Ransom of Red Chief” by O.Henry. Detailed comprehension questions, vocabulary words, character analysis, and plot diagram project are all included. All activities are classroom tested and include creative handouts and detailed instructions. Very little teacher prep is needed – simply print and teach!

This creative and engaging package includes the following:

Comprehension Questions: This package contains a complete set of comprehension questions for the short story.

Vocabulary Words: This package contains a complete set of vocabulary words for the story. An answer key is included!

Illustrated Plot Diagram Project: Use this for a final project for the unit! Students create a full color plot diagram, complete with illustrations from the story. A detailed template is included!!! This project is a great way to review key events from the story, and make gorgeous wall displays!

Characterization Chart: Students learn about direct and indirect presentation, and use that information to complete a chart on a character from the novel

5Ws News Report: Students create a news broadcast presentation on the novel, and present it to the class. Students must reflect back on the novel and answer the 5W's of Who, What, Where, When, and Why. A great way to reflect on key scenes!

Character Descriptions: Students choose a character from the story and use the provided space to illustrate and describe them. A great way for students to practice pulling details from text.

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