"Harrison Bergeron" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities, Tests, AP Style

"Harrison Bergeron" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities, Tests, AP Style

42 page EDITABLE unit on the short story! This unit focuses on LITERARY DEVICES, SKILLS APPLICATION, and LITERARY ANALYSIS. Unit includes reading guide questions, literary analysis activities, and AP style tests and essays. Includes a sample essay. Included are test spreadsheets, so tests can be uploaded to the free electronic program Socrative.com * 19 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) * 17 READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS * 6 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work) * 1 READER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTION * 1 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPT * 1 AP STYLE PROMPT * 2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (30 QUESTIONS) (analysis/application of skills) * EXAMPLE LITERARY ANALYSIS ON SHORT STORY Editable Microsoft Word document files are included. Edit the materials to meet your needs. The Word files are version 2003 .docx files. Includes PDF files of all the materials as well. EXCEL files of all quizzes included for easy upload to Socrative.com Electronic Quiz program. DETAILED ANSWER KEYS: All questions, including short answer and essay analysis have detailed answer keys SHORT STORY ESSENTIALS Key Devices: anachronism, allusion, characterization, diction, imagery, personification, point of view, metaphor, satire, simile, theme INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVES and CHARACTER LIST ACTIVITY GUIDE QUESTIONS Activity Guide Questions and Activity Guide Questions Answer Keys FOCUSED ACTIVITIES Anticipatory Activity Anticipatory Activity with Kahoot Figurative Language: “Picture Making” Phrases Song Connection: “Bird Set Free” by Sia Characterization: Harrison Bergeron Allusions Focused Activities Answer Keys TEST ITEMS Plot and Analysis Multiple Choice Test Passages with Multiple-Choice Questions (Advanced Placement format) Article Analysis with Multiple-Choice Questions: “When Every Child is Good Enough” (Advanced Placement format) Test Items Answer Keys WRITING ASSIGNMENTS 5-Paragraph Formula Essay: Allusions and Theme Prompt Advanced Placement Essay Style Prompts Example Advanced Placement Style Student Essay Advanced Placement Style Essay Evaluation Rubric
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"Groundhog Day" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Analysis,Tests,Essays,PowerPoint

"Groundhog Day" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Analysis,Tests,Essays,PowerPoint

TEACH ACADEMIC AND CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS USING FILM It is a 30 page COMPLETE unit on the film! It is the perfect film to use in an English, History, Sociology, Philosophy, and Film course. This unit has the similar set up as all units in the Academic Lessons store. NO "FLUFF": This unit focuses on LITERARY DEVICES, SKILLS APPLICATION, and FILM ANALYSIS. Unit includes viewing guide questions, literary/film analysis activities, PowerPoint, excel multiple-choice test for socrative.com and essay. Colored stills from film are on handouts. 1 POWERPOINT 12 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) 30 VIEWING/READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS 3 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work) 2 VIEWER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS and EXAMPLE ESSAY ANALYSIS ON FILM Editable PowerPoint and Microsoft Word document files are included. Edit the materials to suit your needs. The Word files are version 2003 .docx files. Includes PDF files of all the materials as well. FILM ESSENTIALS Key Devices: allusion, characterization, foil, Hero Cycle: Apotheosis Stage, primary colors, Repetitive Structure: One Ending, symbolism, theme Film Terms List Character List (includes film stills) Film Language and Techniques (includes film still examples) Film Language and Techniques Practice and Answer Key ACTIVITY GUIDE QUESTIONS Activity Guide Questions and Answer Key FOCUSED ACTIVITIES Viewing Notes Characterization How Structure Impacts Characterization and Theme Focused Activities Answer Key TEST ITEMS Film Language and Techniques Quiz (15 multiple-choice questions) PDF File Plot and Analysis Quiz Multiple Choice (30 questions) Excel Plot and Analysis Quiz Multiple Choice for Socrative.com (30 questions) WRITING ASSIGNMENTS Viewer-Response Essay Viewer-Response Essay Evaluation Viewer-Response Student Example Essay
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"Where Are You Going,Where Have You Been?"EDITABLE Activities,Tests,AP Style

"Where Are You Going,Where Have You Been?"EDITABLE Activities,Tests,AP Style

74 page unit on the short story! Focuses on LITERARY DEVICES (allegory, allusions, apotheosis stage, characterization, connotation, denotation, diction, foreshadowing, paradox, parable, personification, point of view, oxymoron, metaphor, motif, realistic literature, simile, surrealism, symbolism, syntax, tone), SKILLS APPLICATION, and LITERARY ANALYSIS. * 17 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) * 10 READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS * 8 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work): Allusion: “It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue” by Bob Dylan, Characterization, Syntax: Questions,Psychiatric Evaluation, Symbols, Motifs and Finding Support, Significance of Title * 12 VOCABULARY WORDS (handout and quiz) * 1 READER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTION * 1 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPT * 1 AP STYLE PROMPT * 2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) * EXAMPLE LITERARY ESSAY
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"The Matrix" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Tests,Essays,AP Style,Keys

"The Matrix" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Tests,Essays,AP Style,Keys

A 119 page COMPLETE unit on the film! It is the perfect film to use in an English, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Film course. NO FLUFF. This unit focuses on LITERARY DEVICES, SKILLS APPLICATION, and FILM ANALYSIS. Stills from film are on handouts. EXCEL files of all quizzes included for easy upload to Socrative.com Electronic Quiz program. * 22 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) * 67 VIEWING QUESTIONS * 37 VIEWING/READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS * 10 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work)Brainstorming and Making Connections, Allusions, Technology and Artificial Intelligence, Symbols, Motifs and Finding Support, Significance of Names and Titles, Allegory of the Cave, Philosophy and Religion * 4 READER-RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS * 2 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPTS * 1 AP STYLE PROMPT * 13 VOCABULARY WORDS DEFINED/HANDOUTS/QUIZ * 2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) * EXAMPLE LITERARY ANALYSIS ON FILM
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"The Black Cat" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities, Tests, AP Style

"The Black Cat" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities, Tests, AP Style

69 page COMPLETE unit on the short story! Focuses on LITERARY DEVICES (anaphora, connotation, denotation, diction, double entendre, irony, free verse, oxymoron, paradox, personification, point of view, metaphor, syntax, symbolism, tone, understatement, unreliable narrator), SKILLS APPLICATION, and LITERARY ANALYSIS. *13 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) *10 READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS *7 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work):Gothic Characteristics, Characterization,Symbols,Significance of Names,Psychiatric Evaluation,Motifs and Supports *13 VOCABULARY WORDS (handout and quiz) *1 READER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS *1 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPT *1 AP STYLE PROMPT *2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) *EXAMPLE LITERARY ANALYSIS
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"Plot Structure of Films:Introduction" UNIT EDITABLE PowerPoints,Handouts,Quiz

"Plot Structure of Films:Introduction" UNIT EDITABLE PowerPoints,Handouts,Quiz

ITEMS INCLUDED: *The Plot Structure of Films: POWER POINT HANDOUT and ANSWER KEY *The Plot Structure of Films MATCHING QUIZ and ANSWER KEY *The Plot Structure of Films FILL-IN-THE-BLANK QUIZ and ANSWER KEY *The Plot Structure of Films: POWER POINT (30 slides) (PDF file included) *The Plot Structure of Films POWER POINT QUIZ (21 Slides) (PDF file included) I recommend using this activity at the beginning of the year. Once students have the film language to discuss the structure of film, they have a foundation to begin analyzing films, as well as writing their own screenplays. GREAT FOR LITERATURE COURSES. As you cover the material, you could stress that the terms that they are using and the structures they are learning apply to the structures of short stories and novels. Editable Microsoft PowerPoint document files are included (version 2003 .pptx files)
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"Tsotsi" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE-Activities, Tests,Essays, AP Style, Keys

"Tsotsi" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE-Activities, Tests,Essays, AP Style, Keys

201 page COMPLETE unit on the novel! Focuses on LITERARY DEVICES (allusions, anaphora,connotation,comic relief,denotation,diction,flashbacks, foil,personification,simile,paradox, metaphor,narrative structure,tone, types of questions), SKILLS APPLICATION, and LITERARY ANALYSIS. Original photographs of South Africa on handouts. * over 200 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) * over 150 READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS * 14 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work):Characterization,Figurative Language,Foil Characters,Syntax,Writing About,Psychiatric Evaluation,Significance of Names,Transformation Through Communication,Point of View,Symbols,Motifs * over 15 READER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS * 3 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPTS * 4 AP STYLE PROMPTS * 67 VOCABULARY WORDS DEFINED/HANDOUTS * 2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) * STUDENT ESSAY REVISION ACTIVITY
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Contributing Factors that Influenced Photography:3 DAY UNIT POWERPOINT, HANDOUTS

Contributing Factors that Influenced Photography:3 DAY UNIT POWERPOINT, HANDOUTS

3 DAY Lesson covers the basics of the contributing factors that influenced PHOTOGRAPHY. It is the perfect unit to be used in a beginner's photography class or even a chemistry class for interdisciplinary activities. This brief unit has a three page article (with several images) for the students to read and a Power Point. The other pages in the unit include reading guide questions, a review activity and a reading quiz. *Introduction Article (3 pages) *Introduction Article Power Point (23 slides) *Introduction Article Power Point PDF file (23 slides) *Introduction Article Handout (guided reading questions) *Introduction Article Handout Answer Key *Introduction Article Chart (review) *Introduction Article Chart Answer Key Quiz (15 matching and multiple-choice questions)
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"Time" SONG-teaching annotation,inductive reasoning,literary analysis

"Time" SONG-teaching annotation,inductive reasoning,literary analysis

TEACH ACADEMIC AND CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS USING MUSIC This song activity, "Time" by Tom Waits, includes a detailed 28 Power Point slide lesson plan that teaches annotation skills, inductive reasoning, and literary analysis. 28 POWER POINT SLIDE PRESENTATION that helps the students understand how to analyze song lyrics using inductive reasoning. Each slide gives the students detailed instruction and examples of how to look for specific literary devices and annotate the lyrics. The students learn how to formulate a theme based on their findings/supports. OBJECTIVES: •Learn the difference between Inductive and deductive reasoning •Write a reader-response essay discussing a songwriter’s quote •Write a formal paragraph analysis of song lyrics •Learn and practice annotation skills •Create an original thematic statement based on song lyrics using inductive reasoning
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Writing About Reading And Writing: EDITABLE First Writing Assignment

Writing About Reading And Writing: EDITABLE First Writing Assignment

This essay assignment is the first writing assignment that can be given at the beginning of the school year. Students are asked to write 6 specific paragraphs which gives the teacher an understanding of how they begin approaching reading, analyzing literature, and preparing to write an analytical essay. Each paragraph has very specific questions that guide the students. In addition, there is a rubric included for evaluation.
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"The Siren Song" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Tests,Essays,AP Style,Keys

"The Siren Song" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Tests,Essays,AP Style,Keys

48 page unit on the poem! This unit focuses on LITERARY DEVICES (allusion, anaphora, connotation, denotation, diction, double entendre, enjambment, fallacies, free verse, irony, point of view, syntax, structure, tone), SKILLS APPLICATION, and LITERARY ANALYSIS. * 15 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) * 2 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work): Explication of a Poem,Tone * 2 READER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS * 1 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPT * 1 AP STYLE PROMPT * 8 VOCABULARY WORDS DEFINED/HANDOUTS * 2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) * EXAMPLE LITERARY ANALYSIS ON POEM
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"A Clean,Well-Lighted Place" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Tests, AP Style

"A Clean,Well-Lighted Place" COMPLETE UNIT EDITABLE Activities,Tests, AP Style

46 page COMPLETE unit on the short story! Focuses on LITERARY DEVICES (allusion, characterization, chiaroscuro, connotation, denotation, diction, existentialism, metaphor, microcosm, paradox, repetition, symbolism, syntax, tone, understatement), SKILLS APPLICATION, and LITERARY ANALYSIS. *14 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) *10 READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS *2 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work): Characterization, Symbols *2 READER RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS *2 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPTS *1 AP STYLE PROMPTS *2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) *EXAMPLE LITERARY ANALYSIS
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"The Matrix" complete unit SAMPLE

"The Matrix" complete unit SAMPLE

SAMPLE of the A 119 page COMPLETE unit on the film! It is the perfect film to use in an English, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Film course. NO FLUFF. This unit focuses on LITERARY DEVICES, SKILLS APPLICATION, and FILM ANALYSIS. Stills from film are on handouts. * 22 READING/ANALYSIS SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS (based on Bloom's cognitive levels) * 67 VIEWING QUESTIONS * 37 VIEWING/READING/LITERARY ANALYSIS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS * 10 FOCUSED ACTIVITIES (Individual or group work)Brainstorming and Making Connections, Allusions, Technology and Artificial Intelligence, Symbols, Motifs and Finding Support, Significance of Names and Titles, Allegory of the Cave, Philosophy and Religion * 4 READER-RESPONSE ESSAY QUESTIONS * 2 FIVE-PARAGRAPH ESSAY PROMPTS * 1 AP STYLE PROMPT * 13 VOCABULARY WORDS DEFINED/HANDOUTS/QUIZ * 2 AP STYLE PASSAGE TESTS (analysis/application of skills) * EXAMPLE LITERARY ANALYSIS ON FILM
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