The Nature of the Antagonist
High schoolers explain the differences between protagonists and antagonists and recognize the fundamental purpose of an antagonist or villain in storytelling. They also explain conflict as used in literature.
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Their Eyes Were Watching God: Characters
Delve into the world of Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston with an in-depth activity about character development. Have kids discuss plot points and character relationships with several discussion questions, and then...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Training for the Narrative Essay: Setting
Setting can affect a story greatly, so it pays off to engage your pupils in writing different types of settings. This resource provides information about the varying functions of setting. Writers choose a boring description from a short...
9th - 12th English Language Arts
Symmetry in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Students examine knightly virtues and will measure Gawain's strength in the poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. In this poetry analysis lesson, students identify the bob-and-wheel poetic form and analyze symmetry in the poem. Students...
10th - Higher Ed English Language Arts