Elements of Fiction Review

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Element of Fiction PowerPoint


Elements of Fiction Chart





Collection of Online Short Stories

To Build a Fire by Jack London
A Sound of Thunder by Ray Bradbury
The Open Boat by Stephen Crane
A Worn Path by Eudora Welty


Selection of Short Stories Read In Class:

The Most Dangerous Game

Full Text of The Most Dangerous Game
Audio of The Most Dangerous Game


The Cask of Amontillado

Abridged Version of Short Story Used in Class
Pre-Reading Activities
Establishing **Setting** and **Mood**
Visualizing Catacombs (To see more images conduct a Google Search for "Catacombs.")
Movie Excerpt

The Necklace

Develop Background Knowledge by Exploring this Site........Paris in the 19th Century
Skilld Focus: Characterization
Key Terms: Indirect and Direct Characterization, Static and Dynamic Character, STEAL, Character Arc

What is a character arc?
Screenwriting and Character Arc
Rainman is a Great Example of Character Arc (only look at information related to Rainman)

Collaborative Group Work Assignment


Characterization and Theme Analysis


Brothers are the Same

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BLOCK 2

Block 2: "Brothers are the Same"- Building Background Knowledge

Block 3

Block 3: "Brothers are the Same"- Building Background Knowledge

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