This is a teaching unit for the short story, "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry.
1. literary analysis/lecture notes
2. 7 vocabulary words and sample Vocabulary Study Card.
3. Literary Analysis Worksheet
4. 5 essay/discussion questions (1 activates prior knowledge)
5. Essay Question Procedure Response & Rubric
6. a 25 question test and key
7. Common Cores Standards for English that this unit adresses.