Ruinas Circulares por Jorge Luis Borges Bundle includes:
One ppt in PDF format for vocabulary (30 slides)
One ppt to review story and discuss connections made by the author
One packet which contains three parts; Part 1 write a brief biography for the author
Part 2 Questions to analyze the story- Name the characters, spaces, themes. etc
Part 3 True or False (15 statement). Key is included.
I use the audio found online first. Student first listen, then read the story (cold reading) then read again (close reading) in which students annotate the story.Works well.
Google Drive link for story:
I review stories with numerous graphic organizers that help students comprehend the story fully. Suggested graphic organizers would be:
Useful graphic organizers to accompany stories:
FL.6-12.7.1.IL.A.A.1 - Identify the main idea and some supporting details when reading.
FL.6-12.7.1.IL.A.A.3 - Infer the meaning of some unfamiliar words when used in familiar contexts.