The Tell-Tale Heart Lesson Guide: Get to the "Heart" of the Matter
"See my lonely life unfold; I see it everyday."
-The Ballad of Dwight Fry by Alice Cooper

When one purchases this affordable and innovative mini-lesson, their students will dive deeper into the cryptic mind of Edgar Allan Poe than ever before. Introducing "Getting to Heart of The Tell-Tale Heart." This step-by-"creaking" step lesson is sure to engage your students into one of Mr. Poe's most enduring tales of woe and tragedy.

These easy-to-follow, yet challenging activities will allow your students to think outside the box (utilizing visual thinking techniques). The entire story is even included in the presentation! So, let your students flourish in the melancholy world of Edgar Allan Poe!

Included in the Guide
3: Terms of Use
4-7: Core Standards Met
8: Connecting the Heart to the Mind
9 – 12: Diagnose (words and themes)
13: Vocabulary Crossword
14-18: Look Closely (**)
19-23: The Tell-Tale Heart text
24-28: Getting to the Heart of the Matter
29: Piecing It Together (**)
30-31: Claim It and Own It
32: This Moves Me (**)
33: Famous Last Words
34: Paragraph of Woe
35-39: Test of Evermore
40-41: See My Lonely Life Unfold - Creative Writing
42-44: Answer Key
Frame 45: References

Core Standards Met
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.1
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CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.7
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.8
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.9
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.10
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.1
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.2
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.4
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.7
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.8
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.9
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.3
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.4
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.5
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Created: Nov 27, 2015

Updated: Mar 9, 2019

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