American literature

Poetry Composition Prompt

Contributor: Josh Nisley | File type : Document

An assignment in which high school literature students compose an original poem that imitates the form and style of an early American poem. The assignment could be adapted for any literary period or s... Read More

To Kill a Mockingbird Theme Presentation

Contributor: Josh Nisley | File type : Document

An assignment in which high school literature students compose a thesis-driven presentation that explores and analyzes an important theme in Harper Lee's novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. Download the ... Read More

Scarlet Letter Character Analysis Prompt

Contributor: Josh Nisley | File type : Teaching Material

A writing prompt describing how to write an analysis of a character from Nathaniel Hawthorne's novel, The Scarlet Letter. Download the document now or read it below. ... Read More

Local Legends Multimedia Project

Contributor: Josh Nisley | File type : Teaching Material

An assignment prompt that requires literature students to find and tell the stories from their own communities. Although the prompt is written for students from Northwestern Pennsylvania, it can be ad... Read More

The Pearl Notes & Questions

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

This document supports the teaching of The Pearl by John Steinbeck with chapter-specific notes and discussion questions. Download the document now or read it below. ... Read More

Literature Test Of Places Unit 4

Contributor: Erikson Lehman | File type : Teaching Material

A test for eighth grade Abeka Literature, unit 4. Students are tested on literature stories and poetry that happened in America. Download this worksheet now or read it below. ... Read More