Edgar Allen Poe comes alive with reader’s theaters, choral readings, Power Point, projects, writing prompts and more. Package includes a 52 slide Power Point as well as 53 pages of scripts, graphic organizers, a visual dictionary for The Poe's Cask of Amontillado
, rubric, and a How to do reader’s theater .PDF.
The Raven and Annabel Lee are presented as choral readings; Helen 1831 and 1848 as tiered group project readings, The Cask of Amontillado is presented as a reader’s theater trial pre-reading activity with a prediction exercise between the two scenes. The Purloined Letter adds characters as does the Masque of Red Death reader’s theatre so more students have opportunities to take part.
Can be used as a jigsaw activity or to differentiate instruction.
Download the preview for sample script and teacher notes that describe what is included for the three short stories and four poems. Tiering and group work is included as well as suggestions for using the materials for a drama club or class performance.
Part of the American Literature Bundle
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