This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2013-01-13.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3
This resource is a collection of lessons on three short stories - The Most Dangerous Game (Richard Connell), Thank You Ma’am (Langston Hughes) and The Sniper (Liam O'Flaherty) and their elements – conflict, plot, characters. Many parts of this collection or “children” have already been reviewed. All lessons are strong, and use guided reading and best practices for instruction.
Information - Short Stories
Resources from a 9th grade unit on short stories.
Stories Include: The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell
The Sniper by Liam O'Flaherty
Thank You Ma'm by Langston Hughes There are also resources included for conflict, plot, and characters.
Language Arts > General Language Arts > Literature
Richard Connell Liam O’Flaherty Langston Hughes short stories character plot conflict