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Creating Suspense Lesson 1: Analyzing Literary Devices in Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death"
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewRather than a whodunit, "The Masque of the Red Death" is the perfect story to analyze how Poe combines literary devices to create the suspense that grips readers. The richly detailed instructional activity is carefully scaffolded, moving...
Why Should You Read Edgar Allan Poe?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewEdgar Allen Poe's writing goes far beyond the familiarity of "The Raven" and "The Tell-Tale Heart." An intriguing video lesson explores the work, history, and style of the famous Gothic writer. Animations engage viewers in the video, and...
Rhyme and Repetition in Poe's "Annabel Lee"
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Many and many a year ago Edgar Allan Poe crafted the chilling tale of "Annabel Lee." The poem is the perfect vehicle to introduce Poe's concept of unity of effect, the idea that every element in a poem or story should help to develop a...
Edgar Allan Poe's Journey Through Life and Literature
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How was Edgar Allan Poe able to create "intriguing, memorable, and lasting literature"? To answer this question, learners analyze the syntax, diction, and characterizations in Poe's poems and short stories and compare the impact of these...
EngageNY Grade 9 ELA: Module 2, Unit 1
9th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the depths of madness with a literary analysis unit focused on Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart" and Emily Dickinson's "I Felt a Funeral, in my Brain." It features thought-provoking discussion questions, evidence-based writing prompts, and the opportunity to read some truly enthralling literature.