Generate engagement and excitement in your classroom as your students learn about Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery.” Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery”: Study Guide and Activity Pack includes a thirty question study guide, five authentically interdependent cooperative group activities, and five fun review games. The study guide, review games, and cooperative activities are geared to Middle School and High School classrooms.
Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery”: Study Guide and Activity Pack includes the following:
1. Thirty question Study Guide analyzing “The Lottery” that is used for content in each of the cooperative activities and games in the packet.
2. Five highly engaging and fun review games that are fast-paced and exciting. Your students will love these games! Each game uses the Study Guide to provide the questions. You can play these games in your classroom throughout the school year as they can fit any content.
The games included are:
Activity 1; The Bump Game
Activity 5: Round Robin Review Game
Activity 7: Wipeout Game
Activity 9: Got to Hand it to You Game
Activity10: Three Strikes and You’re Out Game
3. Five cooperative group activities that are structured to encourage positive interdependence. Each activity is authentically cooperative. They include different sheets for each member of the group. Based on groups of five (but easily adaptable for smaller or larger groups), each student will have information that every other student in the group will need. This means that the students will have to talk and work with one another to achieve group success. The cooperative group activities use the questions from the “The Lottery” Study Guide for content.
The cooperative activities included are:
Activity 2: Interdependent Share-Sheets
Activity 3: Interdependent Crossword Puzzles
Activity 4: Interdependent Answer Sheets
Activity 6. Interdependent Divided Questions
Activity 8: Interdependent Question and Answer Sheets
All the cooperative activities come with answer keys.