This suspenseful short story unit is perfect for Halloween or anytime! Guy de Maupassant’s stories are admired for their economy of style and efficient, surprise endings and this tale of terror is no exception. The text can be found on the Internet in the public domain, and it is included as part of this unit with an added glossary. There’s a list of student projects students can complete, too.
This is a 60 page Common Core aligned short story unit for “The Inn” by Guy de Maupassant.
This short story teaching unit has everything that you will need to teach and assess the story. The Table of Contents makes finding information quick and easy.
ANSWER KEY IS INCLUDED.
Introductory and Informational Materials:
▸Complete story text with glossary
▸CCSS checklist for grades 9 - 12
Vocabulary Building Materials:
▸Word Wall Cards
▸Vocabulary and Definition Cards
Student Packet featuring:
▸Written Response Questions
Common Core Standards utilized with this unit:
R.L. 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4, 9.5, 9.6
R.L. 10.1, 10.2, 10.3, 10.4, 10.5, 10.6
R.L. 11.1, 11.2, 11.3, 11.4, 11.5, 11.7, 11.9
R.L. 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 12.4, 12.5, 12.7, 12.9
Skills addressed in this short story study guide include:
▸interpreting feelings of characters
▸providing textual support for answers and opinions
▸compare and contrast the text to another story
Easy to Grade Assessments!
▸Vocabulary Matching Quiz
▸Multiple Choice Final Exam - 15 questions
▸19th century literature
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