F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel The Great Gatsby is a standard literary work for the secondary classroom, both the regular education and the Honors/AP/Dual Enrollment classrooms.
The Introductory Project-Based Learning WebQuest group assignment incorporates technology and public speaking as it appeals to a variety of learning styles. It crosses the curriculum to incorporate social studies (music, social studies, political science, and sociology) to introduce students to the historical and cultural context of the novel
The Dialectical Journal is an easily modified close-reading assignment for different class levels. Includes reproducible templates for journaling handouts, a sample journaling entry, and a grading rubric
Grades 10, 11, 12