Thank You Ma'am Digital Escape Room

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Chomping at the Lit
Grade Levels
6th - 10th, Homeschool
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12 pages
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This was a great way for my to check my students' comprehension of the reading and it was an engaging way for them to dig deeper in to the material. Will use again!
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  1. This bundle includes two products, a digital escape room and a literary analysis for the short story "Thank You Ma'am" by Langston Hughes. (Also spelled: "Thank You Ma'm")1. Literary Analysis: includes an activating strategy, vocabulary, reading comprehension/analysis questions, after reading questi
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Students will solve a series of clues based on the short story “Thank You, Ma'am" by Langston Hughes in order to crack the master lock and escape the room.

This digital game entails reading comprehension skills, finding textual evidence, and making inferences! It's the perfect review game to engage students in studying elements of a short story and finding key ideas and details from the text.

Your students are going to love deciphering and solving puzzles in this 360° digital escape room. This activity is designed to work for a laptop, tablet, or smart phone. Watch the video preview to get a sneak peek of the room!

Check out these fun Escape Room Photo Props to make the experience complete!

PLEASE READ: While using this resource, you must have a wi-fi connection and the ability to access the following sites: Google Forms,,, and Please check that these websites are not blocked by your district's filter before purchasing. Please also ensure your district allows viewing access for Google documents from outside your district before purchase.

Short Story Also Spelled:

Thank You, Ma'm

Thank You, Maam

Thank You, Mam

Total Pages
12 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Analyze how particular elements of a story or drama interact (e.g., how setting shapes the characters or plot).
Analyze how an author develops and contrasts the points of view of different characters or narrators in a text.
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.


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