Activities for use with the story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" by Washington Irving. Includes a variety of activities for before, during, and after the story. Lots of options to choose from in a money-saving bundle.
--Reading and Critical Thinking Questions
: In order of the text with recall and analysis. Also includes critical thinking questions related to the text, with optional paragraph model and short rubric.
: set of 5 graphic organizers for comparing and examining the text
: Compare two characters or Sleepy Hollow then-and-now with Venn diagrams and a multimedia project
--Movie vs Book Comparison
-- examine and evaluate the text as compared with some or all of any movie version
--Do You Believe in Ghosts Essay
-- great introductory or conclusion essay with rubric
--Headless Horseman's Story Activity
: Creative writing project with options for a narrative story or a non-traditional format (such as newspaper articles or blog posts)
--Soundtrack and Mood Activity
: Students examine music and mood by selecting songs for a soundtrack to the text
--Culminating Projects [Task Cards]
: set of 16 activities in four categories. Projects are offered in Task Card, Student Menu, and Choice Board formats! Rubrics included.
--Word Search (Bundle only bonus!): Answer key included
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This item is also included in the Washington Irving Bundle: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle
Also part of the Halloween ELA Activity Bundle
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