Comprehensive and visually appealing 5 week Short Stories program. Divided in weeks, 4 one hour lessons per week. All PowerPoint presentations as well as handouts, worksheets, detailed teaching program and assessment tasks with marking criteria. Homework worksheets also included. Set out using John Flemming Explicit Teaching model - MLO(My Learning Objective), Warm ups that build on previous knowledge and I do, We do, You do. Program focuses on writing and analysing short stories. Includes: Narrative conventions-Plot, Setting, Point of View, Characterisation, Theme, Mood, Tone, Symbolism, Using the 5 senses, Irony and Idioms. Some Authors used are: Edgar Allan Poe, Roald Dahl, Liam O'Flaherty, Guy de Maupassant, Oscar Wilde and more. All short stories included. Suitable for Middle High School students. Years 9, 10, 11. I used this program with my year 10 students. 15/16 year olds.