This An Unfinished Tale... lesson plan also includes:
Challenge your writers to compose a proper ending for the short story "The Talisman." Class members start out by either listening to or reading the first nine paragraphs of the story. The rest is up to them! Encourage kids to resolve the story in a logical way that includes a lesson learned. There is a link to the story on the plan; however, you could complete this activity with any number of stories.