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Analysis Of Theme In The Scarlet Letter
Eleventh graders engage in the reading of the novel "The Scarlet Letter" while choosing a topic to write a literature response. They search the novel for textual evidence to include in writing a paper that supports a well thought synopsis of a theme from the book.
11th Language Arts 4 Views 61 Downloads
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary Words--Set 2--Choose Cards
Here is a fun way to study vocabulary from The Scarlet Letter. Learners review 35 vocabulary words from the novel by matching and the correct term to definition. Tip: Have the class engage in vocabulary practice prior to reading the novel to increase fluency and comprehension.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary Words--Set 1--Flash Cards
Now this is a cool way to study vocabulary. Kids can click on the EZ Flash Cards to revile definitions, test themselves, or prep for reading. The vocabulary on these flash cards are all taken from the Nathaniel Hawthorne tale, The Scarlet Letter.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
Standards Focus: Allusions
What is an allusion? Use this guide to introduce your class to allusions in The Scarlet Letter. A comprehensive definition is provided, as well as one clear example. Consider encouraging your learners to write down a few allusions they're familiar with before delving into The Scarlet Letter activity.
11th - 12th Language Arts 10 Views 109 Downloads
Hawthorne: Author and Narrator
High schoolers examine the difference between a narrator and author. They read Nathaniel Hawthorne's novel, 'The Scarlet Letter,' write a description of the narrator, and research how Hawthorne was impacted by the politics of the time.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
The Scarlet Letter Study Questions & Essay Topics
In this online interactive literature worksheet, students respond to 9 short answer and essay questions about Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter. Students may check some of their answers online.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 9 Views 44 Downloads
The Scarlet Letter: Literature Study Guide
Although labeled as a study guide for Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter, the generic questions, activities, templates, and graphic organizers included with this resource could be used to track a reader’s progress through any narrative piece. Pupils summarize their reading, keep a vocabulary list, ask and answer questions, and complete a series of activities to demonstrate their understanding of each assignment.
11th - 12th Language Arts 19 Views 46 Downloads
The Scarlet “A”: Role-play in Writing
Students write personal letters, newspaper editorials, and journal entries from the perspective of one of the main characters in The Scarlet Letter. In this The Scarlet Letter lesson, students role play each of the main characters in the play and create a specific writing assignment from that character's perspective.
9th - 11th Language Arts 11 Views 25 Downloads
The Scarlet Letter: Projects
High schoolers choose a type of presentation to be completed on "The Scarlet Letter". They develop a scene and create it or create a poster that compares the scarlet letters of then verses the scarlet letters of today. They must present their information to the class.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 23 Downloads
The Scarlet Letter
Pupils design a model that replicates a scene from The Scarlet Letter. They design four greeting cards for the main characters to send to each other. Students create a poster that compares Hawthorne's scarlet letter to a modern scarlet letter that is recognized by our society.
11th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Classicism vs Romanticism
How was the Age of Reason different from Romanticism? Help your class understand the differences between these two literary movements by offering this PowerPoint. First, Classicism is briefly covered, and then a few slides follow providing information on Romanticism.
9th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 9 Downloads
Behind the Cover
Students develop questions they would have liked to ask an author about their written works. They read an article about their forefathers and research a back story to a written work of their choice. They create posters to illustrate the written work.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 44 Downloads
Standards Focus: Motif, The Scarlet Letter Literature Guide
In this The Scarlet Letter motif worksheets, students read a 1 paragraph informative selection regarding motif before they complete a graphic organizer regarding motifs and their use in the Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 31 Downloads
Assessment Preparation: Word Origins, The Scarlet Letter Literature Guide
For this The Scarlet Letter word origins worksheet, students use their vocabulary list and a dictionary to find the vocabulary word with the same root as the 10 examples, identify 2 other words that share the same root as each of the vocabulary words, and define the 10 vocabulary words.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads