This lesson provides a word list of 20 vocabulary words to prepare students to read "The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe. The attached document includes a word list with definitions, two forms of the quiz (form A and form B), and an answer key.
Poe is such a talented and prolific writer! Unfortunately, the complex vocabulary used in his works can make his writing less accessible for struggling students. Prep your students for successful reading comprehension by quizzing them on these challenging vocabulary words before reading. Enjoy!
*This lesson is the first of a three lesson mini unit. Find the remaining materials on my account!
Lesson 1- The Cask of Amontillado' Vocab Prep- Word List and Quiz (Free!)
Lesson 2- The Cask of Amontillado- Reading Comprehension
Lesson 3- The Cask of Amontillado' Literary Analysis lesson.