Planting Clues in Short Stories

Students examine short stories to determine how clues are planted in story stories of the mystery genre. They look at how Edgar Allan Poe planted clues in "The Purloined Letter." They write an original short story in which they plant clues for the reader.

6 Views 18 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
9th - 11th
Subjects
English Language Arts
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Fine Print