“The Naming of Names” Unit is for the short story by Ray Bradbury. This 3-4 day unit has discussion questions, an argumentative writing prompt, and symbolism activity. Keys for the discussion questions and symbolism activity are included. There is also a sample starter for the argumentative essay. This unit was developed for the targeted grades of 7-10. Key standards covered include cite with textual evidence, inference skills, author's purpose, meanings of words/phrases, and argumentative writing.