Scary Short Story Lesson Plan for Halloween! Peek at My Week More
Summarizing Short Stories: Story Elements and Conflict | All Access Pass
Great collection of resources, including short stories to teach literary elements, excellent literature to add to your curriculum, and ideas for helping your students to write stories themselves.
Literature & Language Arts
10 Controversial Short Stories. I've only read The Lottery in this list, but i sure would like to read them all.
To Read, Reading, Read
The creepier the tale, the more middle school students love it. October is the perfect month to introduce middle school students to scary short stories. The 21 short stories below are perfect for H...
Beloved classic short stories are ramped up in this MASSIVE bundle of dynamic lessons. Click here for a full month of active learning.
High School English
Lots of short stories and a graphic organizer for students to explore theme by looking at specific examples from the stories. jj
Write it in Chalk
Short stories area great way to work in different themes or study of different literary devices. Here are some of my favorites that fit well around Halloween-- and beyond.
High School English on a Shoestring Budget
Jerz > Writing > Creative > How to Write a Short Story (Dennis Jerz and Kathy Kennedy) Writing short stories (and grabbing the reader in the opening scene of a novel) means beginning as cl...
Reading Strategies All Things Upper Elementary: Short Stories in the Classroom
Reading in the Upper Grades