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Charles by Shirley Jackson Short Story Mini-Unit


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 students plan their paragraph

❒ An answer key for all activities

❒ 3-day lesson plan for easy planning

16 pages total

All the prep work has been done for you.

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Total Pages
16 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days

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by Luna’s Yard
1st – 5th Grade

GRATUIT! Acest material este menit să stimuleze creativitatea, să îndemne la cunoaștere (a colegilor, de către colegi și profesor) și autocunoaștere, să dezvolte literația și comunicare. Are multiple întrebuințări, în orice moment al anului, fie integral sau individual.

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