An introduction to the short story unit and a collection of short story reading guides and vocabulary activities. Handouts include:

  1. What is a Short Story?
2. Introduction to Key Concepts 3. Edgar Allan Poe: “The Tell-Tale Heart” 4. Saki: “The Open Window” 5. John Cheever: “Reunion” 6. Alice Walker: “Everyday Use” 7. D.H. Lawrence: “The Rockinghorse Winner” 8. Mini-Essay: Comparing Parent-Child Relationships in Two Stories 9. Stephen Crane: “The Open Boat” 10. Writing a Short Story

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