Nothing grabs students' attention quite like Edgar Allan Poe’s creepy classic, “The Tell-Tale Heart” . . . this detailed flip-book contains everything you need to teach this spooky story, including 8 pages of Common Core-aligned literary analysis activities, 9 unique and engaging writing prompts, grading rubrics, and answer keys!
Literary analysis includes: setting, characterization, mood, tone, theme, author’s craft, plot diagram, symbolism, point of view, figurative language, vocabulary, and connections.
This resource can be used with Interactive Notebooks, Interactive File Folders, or used as a stand-alone flipbook.
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This 42-page product contains:
-Lesson Plan Overview
-Full text of “The Tell-Tale Heart” in easy-to-read font with especially difficult vocabulary terms defined
-Links to additional free resources to use when teaching “The Tell-Tale Heart”, including a graphic novel, audio version, and short animated film
-An 8-page flip-book, including the following pages:
Your choice of either ‘Metacognition’ or ‘Think About It’ (critical reading) – one page can be used in the flip-book and the other page can be used as homework or an expansion activity
-Tic-Tac-Tale: 9 unique writing prompts for “The Tell-Tale Heart” with direction sheets (the first sheet uses the term "topic sentence" while the second sheet uses "thesis.")
-4 Vocabulary Worksheets
-2 grading rubrics (each in 10-point scale and 4-point scale)
-Directions for assembling flip-books
-Teacher Tips, Learning Objectives, and Common Core State Standards
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