The Ransom of Red Chief by O. Henry Short Story Unit with Questions and Project

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The Ransom of Red Chief - Short Story Poster Project and Reading Activities

The Ransom of Red Chief Poster Project and Reading Resources help to bring this engaging short story to life in your classroom. Perfect for your upcoming O. Henry unit or short story unit, this resource package contains Ransom of Red Chief questions that are thought provoking and engaging.

Students use the TWO included poster templates to respond to the text by answering comprehension questions, analyzing literary elements, and illustrating key scenes. Completed posters make gorgeous hallway and classroom displays, or creative additions to an Interactive Notebook.

A detailed answer key to all of the comprehension questions is included, as well as a link to an online version of the text.

Three additional handouts have also been included to use along with the story. These can be used for additional activities, bonus activities, differentiation, or extra practice, as needed.

IMPORTANT QUOTES:
For this activity, students choose key quotes from the story, and explain their importance.

RESPONSE STARTERS:
This is a fun foldable activity that can be included in an Interactive Notebook. Students use the foldable to write a variety of responses to the story.

WORD CONNECTIONS:
Students use this worksheet to review and make connections to key vocabulary in the story.

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The Ransom of Red Chief by O. Henry Short Story Unit with
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