This project for has students compare "Aladdin and the Magic Lamp" to "The Monkey's Paw." The stories have very different approaches to the use and outcome of wishes. Includes options for a literary essay or a multimedia project. Great culminating activity!
Wishes Comparison T-Chart
Wishes Comparison Venn Diagram
Literary Essay Student Printable with Rubric
Multimedia Project Student Printable with Rubric
This activity refers to the Project Gutenberg eText of “Aladdin and the Magic Lamp”: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/57/57-h/57-h.htm. Other versions may not match exactly.
This activity also uses the Project Gutenberg eText eText of “The Monkey’s Paw”: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/12122
This item is a single file PDF.
This item is also included in the Three Wishes Unit.
You can also buy the bundles separately:
Aladdin and the Magic Lamp Activities Bundle
The Monkey's Paw Activity Bundle
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