Short Stories

Short Stories

Author: Alice Hill

Students will read a classic American short story in order to apply an understanding of the elements of literature. Specifically plot, character, setting, point of view, theme, tone, figurative language and symbolism.

Students will begin the study of the short story by previewing a slide show and making predictions.  Students will then read the short story online.

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The Scarlet Ibis

Prediction slide show with questions

Source: images from the internet and questions from Ms. Haak English