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Greed is Good?

For Teachers 7th - 12th
From Mr. Merdle to Mr. Madoff? A viewing of the PBS adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “Little Dorrit” launches an examination of greedy characters in literature and a study of greed, unfairness, and economic hardship today. The richly...
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A Christmas Carol Chronology

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Which comes first? The Ghost of Christmas Past, Present, or Future? What clues can readers use to establish the chronology of A Christmas Carol? The tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, Marley, and Tiny Tim provides the text for an activity that...
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Great Expectations- Part 1 Study Guide (Cont.)

For Students 10th - 12th
In addition to helping readers keep straight key plot points in Great Expectations, this study guide also encourages them to analyze and interpret events. A vocabulary check is also included.
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Great Expectations - Chapter 5

For Students 12th
Here's a study guide for Chapter 5 of Great Expectations that asks readers to not only take note of significant details, but to also interpret events and evaluate characters’ actions. A vocabulary activity is included as well.
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Great Expectations: Chapter 12

For Students 11th - 12th
Part I of the study guide for Chapter 12 of Dickens’s Great Expectations focuses on the expectations of the major characters. Readers are also asked to interpret passages, make predictions, and critique the actions of some of the...
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Recalled to Life: Resurrection as a Theme in A Tale of Two Cities

For Students 9th - 12th
Readers of A Tale of Two Cities are asked to draw connections between Book III, Chapter Nine of Dickens’ story and The Gospel of John 2:1-43. The Biblical text and discussion questions are included with the instructional activity.
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Literature Study Guides: Tale of Two Cities

For Students 8th - 10th
For homeschool or the classroom: graphic organizers, response to literature activities, writing prompts, study guides, a reading schedule, plot flow chart, and character map relevant to any reading task. Resource is designated for...
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The Beginning of Industrialization

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Set the stage for early industrialization with a look at the work of Charles Dickens. After that the inventions, innovators, and changes in technology are clearly outlined. This presentation focuses on the start of the Revolution which...
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Problematic Situations For A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Class members assume the role of one of the characters in Charles Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities. Writing as that character, they defend a decision he/she made. Groups then are presented with problematic situations that  parallel those of...
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Literature Study Guide: Dickens' David Copperfield

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Designed for homeschool, the graphic organizers, response to literature activities, writing prompts, study guides, a reading schedule, plot flow chart, and character map in this packet support a student-centered literature study of...
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Reading a Classic Novel

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Charles Dickens offers an excellent example of sensory writing in this reading comprehension activity. Learners read excerpts from the novel Hard Times in which he describes the New England industrial city of Coketown. They consider why...
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A Tale of Two Cities Quiz

For Students 11th - 12th
A Tale of Two Cities begins with one of literature's most memorable paragraphs; see if you can complete it, sentence by sentence, in this quiz! Most questions are fill-in-the-blank, but the juxtaposition makes this easier.
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Primary History Children of Victorian Britain Extension Activity - Children at Work

For Students 1st - 3rd
What a great way to have your class learn about the lives of children in Victorian England. Learners sharpen their research skills as they study the history of children who worked in England. They choose extension projects to complete.
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Great Expectations: Group Writing

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Examine the differences between totalitarianism and democracy in this writing lesson. Using the same format and theme from Great Expectations, young writers work in pairs to compose their own short stories. They follow guidelines for the...
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Test Your Reading Skills: The Novels of Charles Dickens 1

For Students 9th - 12th
B__ H__? M__ C__? From Bleak House to Martin Chuzzlewit. See how many of Dickens' titles your kids can identify. Whether used as individual or group competition, your expectations can be gerat even if participants fall on hard times. 
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A Tale of Two Cities List 1

For Students 11th - 12th
Arguably one of the most famous novels, A Tale of Two Cities is a tough read for many learners. Help your readers understand the first chapters of the text by offering this vocabulary guide. Twenty new words are introduced, and two...
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Great Expectations

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Who was Charles Dickens, and what can you learn about the author before starting Great Expectations? The first eight slides focus on his childhood and fame, while the last two focus on Great Expectations specifically. Use this...
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Great Expectations - Chapter 36 Study Guide

For Students 11th - 12th
Readers are asked to identify key events in Chapter 36 of Great Expectations. A vocabulary exercise is also included.
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Great Expectations - Chapter 20 Study Guide

For Students 11th - 12th
Readers of Great Expectations are asked to summarize events, identify examples of foreshadowing, interpret quotes, and collect evidence to show that Estella is aware of Miss Havisham's plans. A vocabulary exercise is also included. 
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Great Expectations - Part 2 Study Guide

For Students 11th - 12th
A study guide for Part 2 of Great Expectations asks readers to record responses to factual, interpretative and evaluative questions. The lengthy guide could be used to focus readers’ attention on key elements of the story, as a group...
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Great Expectations: Chapter 10

For Students 11th - 12th
Readers of Great Expectations respond to fact-based, interpretative and evaluative questions regarding characters and events in Dickens’ novel.  A vocabulary check is also included. The resource could be used as a reading assessment or...
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Great Expectations - Part 3 Study Guide

For Students 11th - 12th
Readers of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations respond to fact-based and interpretative questions with evidence drawn from Part 3 of the novel to support their analyses. Although the study guide is designed for an honors class, it could...
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Great Expectations - Chapter 34 Study Guide

For Students 12th
Is Magwitch telling the truth? Who is the man in the great coat? Readers respond to factual, evaluative and interpretative questions about the events in Chapter 34 of Great Expectations. The study guide could be used to direct reader's...
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Great Expectations - Chapter 14

For Students 12th
The grease marks on the wall reveal much about Charles Dickens’s character, Mr. Jagger. The lawyer is the focus of the comprehension and interpretative questions included on the Great Expectations Chapter 14 study guide.  A vocabulary...