Lets look at Edgar Alan Poe's The Black Cat
English Language Arts: Speaking and Listening
Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse media or
formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) evaluating the credibility and accuracy of each source.
SWBAT compare and contrast original work with various adaptations.
SWBAT cite specific parts of a text or narrative to provide support for their claim.
Source: California Common Core State Standards
Government provided English Learner Adaptation of The Black Cat
Read The Black Cat starting on page 34.
Source: YouTube: Edwin León
“Edgar Allan Poe - The Black Cat with Subtitles (Read by Christopher Lee).” YouTube, YouTube, 2016, www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-Qbedgqyws.
“Edgar Allan Poe: Storyteller.” U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of State, americanenglish.state.gov/resources/edgar-allan-poe-storyteller.
Poe, Edgar Allan. The Black Cat. Moyer Bell, 1994.