"The Monkey's Paw" is a classic tale of horror that every student will love. This study is intended to teach literacy standards. The study includes
1. Text is divided for close reading.
2. Questions are positioned by the appropriate text.
3. The skills include:
a. Defining unknown vocabulary.
b. Analyzing dialogue.
c. Analyzing setting.
e. Making inferences based on text.
f. Analysis of the use of word choice and its effect.
g. Analysis of foreshadowing.
h. Analysis of symbolism
4. Answer Key
The Monkey's Paw--A Short Story to Teach Literacy Standards
by Dianne Watson
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