Students explore Realism through the works of Guy de Maupassant: "The Necklace" and "The False Gems."
Realism introduction to cover the basics of the Realism movement with classic art to help guide understanding and immediately practice identifying aspects of Realism.(CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.7)
Two sets of vocabulary words for each story. The worksheets include a sample sentence with the word and accompanying visual. Students guess the definition based on context clues then write an original sentence after receiving the actual definition. I like to make this into a game to see who can come the closest to guessing the real definition! (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.4)
Both texts with a few images and guide questions with answer key. Questions cover basic understanding, inferencing, symbolism, and irony (CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.1 & CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.5 & CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.3)
17 matching vocabulary DOL 1
5 short answer DOL 1
3 short answer DOL 2
1 short answer DOL 3