Daily Archives: December 14, 2017

Charles by Shirley Jackson Short Story Mini-Unit



Charles by Shirley Jackson Short Story Mini-Unit


Product Description

This short story mini-unit features Shirley Jackson’s short story “Charles.” Appropriate for grades 7 to 10, the lessons focus on the development of theme and paragraphs.

Included in the mini-unit is: 
• A copy of the short story
• A prediction chart
• An anticipation guide
• Activity sheet (select important passages in the text for later theme and paragraph support)
• Author’s purpose activity sheet
• How to develop a theme sheet with an example
• A graphic organizer to help student plan their paragraph
• An answer key for all activities
• 3-day lesson plan for easy planning

15 pages total

All the prep work has been done for you.

Total Pages
15 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON – “CVC Sentence and Picture Match Up”

by Blue Cottage Reading

Pre-Kindergarten -Kindergarten



This is a very quick and easy little activity for your beginning readers. They read the sentences and find the matching picture.


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