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.
Meat pies are not just an Aussie icon. They are loved all around the world. And the best bit about homemade ones? You get to control what goes in them. Little beef and onion pot pies with mushy peas by The Beef and Lamb Team.