This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2013-01-13.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3
This resource is a collection of lessons on three short stories - The Most Dangerous Game (Richard Connell), Thank You Ma’am (Langston Hughes) and The Sniper (Liam O'Flaherty) and their elements – conflict, plot, characters. Many parts of this collection or “children” have already been reviewed. All lessons are strong, and use guided reading and best practices for instruction.
Information - Short Stories
Resources from a 9th grade unit on short stories.
The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell
The Sniper by Liam O'Flaherty
Thank You Ma'm by Langston Hughes
There are also resources included for conflict, plot, and characters.
Language Arts > General Language Arts > Literature
Richard Connell Liam O’Flaherty Langston Hughes short stories character plot conflict