Engage your students and practice literary analysis with this engaging, elaborate ESCAPE ROOM for Edgar Allan Poe's Masque of the Red Death. Get ready to creep your students out even more as they attempt to escape the Red Death at Prince Prospero's masquerade.
This sequential escape room takes students through 7 "rooms" (like the story) or challenges. The challenges start simple, with reading comprehension, and gradually progress to more cognitively complex tasks involving symbolism, allegory, and theme.
This is a blended escape room that provides a Google form to automate the entire breakout, but you can easily do this without technology.
This 42-page PDF product contains absolutely EVERYTHING you need:
-Teacher Guide & FAQ
-Teacher To-Do List
-Ideas for Setting the Mood & Transforming Your Room
-Paper Versions of Code Recording Sheet & Clues
-Instructions on Hiding the Tasks
-Explanation of Tasks
-Full Text of "Masque of the Red Death"
-Signs, Props, and Decorations