13 Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements
Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.
Oh Snap! Editable Social Media Template for Any Short Story or Novel
Are you looking for a way to engage your students in a fun & creative real world activity after reading a short story or novel? Look no further than the Oh Snap! Editable Social Media Templates that are designed for any content area in middle or high school classrooms. Teachers will LOVE that this product is little to no prep with a set of 17 pre-designed social media templates. In addition, there is also a set of 9 editable social media templates that allow teachers to customize the…
Short Stories: a common core mini-unit for any short story
Teach your middle and high school students all about short stories with this unit. It includes an editable PowerPoint, graphic organizers and an essay to use with ANY short story. Common Core. Short Stories. Grades 7-10.