Students will develop a knowledge of the competing ideologies in the book and how they played out in WWII and Cold War events. Through response writing, they will also further evidence-based writing skills while examining themes, characters, and
This two-day lesson covers Faulker's short story with links to the Lizzie Borden murder trial of the 1890s. In addition to lesson plans, it includes a comparison graphic organizer for students to make connections between the two, coming to an
In this lesson, students create an idea for an app that would be sold in Apple's App Store and generate marketing material for it. Students take their idea and then design the icon, description page, and ad content for the app.
Included in the
This two-day lesson explores the story "The Monkey's Paw" while teaching students to formulate an argument in the 3.8 paragraph format.
The file includes the two-day lesson plan, three organizers for 3.8 development, and two journal entries you can
This unit uses three Poe stories to discuss the idea of an author's motivation and inspiration. Using The Tell-Tale Heart, The Cask of Amontillado, and The Black Cat, students come to an understanding of how Poe's life affected his art.
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Informational Text
This unit introduces students to both Greek culture and Greek Mythology, specifically focusing on the 12 Labors of Hercules and The Abduction of Persephone as examples.
Students first are introduced to the vocabulary and placed into groups to use