"The Lottery" Group Research Project

"The Lottery" Group Research Project
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After reading Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery," use these graphic organizers to guide small groups of students into an in-depth analysis of 13 different topics related to the story. Have members of each group work together to complete a final presentation that they share with their classmates, allowing students to teach each other about the story.

Grade student presentations with the included checklist.

Topics range from low to high difficulty, which allows for easy differentiation in your classes. Topics include:

  • About the Author
  • 1940s Culture
  • 1940s Economy
  • 1940s Government
  • 1940s History
  • 1940s Population
  • Outdated Laws
  • Sacrifice
  • Foreshowing
  • Irony
  • Symbolism
  • Themes
  • Vocabulary
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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