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Tell-Tale Heart Newspaper Project

Tell-Tale Heart Activity - a fun and engaging way to have students respond to Edgar Allan Poe's famous short story. ($)

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Edgar Allan Poe: dividing audiences for nearly two centuries

Sam Jordison: Many of his peers found his writing pretty hard to stomach. But, like us, they still read it

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A brief survey of the short story, part 55: Edgar Allan Poe

A brief survey of the short story, part 55: Edgar Allan Poe | Books | theguardian.com

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Edgar Allan Poe

Happy 206th birthday, Edgar Allan Poe! - 5 Things You Didn't Know About Edgar Allan Poe | Mental Floss

Edgar Allan Poe Tried & Failed to Crack the Mysterious Murder Case of Mary Rogers - Working in the spring of 1842, Edgar Allan Poe transported Mary’s tale to Paris &, in “The Mystery of Marie Rogêt,” gave her a more Francophone name (& a job in a perfume shop), but the details otherwise match exactly. The opening of Poe’s story makes his intent clear.

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Edgar Allan Poe at the Morgan Library and Museum

The exhibit is now over, but this is article is still worth the read re: E.A Poe, his life, his writings, and his influence on other writers.

Edgar Allan Poe Offers Interior Design Advice and Blasts American Aristocrats in “The Philosophy of Furniture” (1840)

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Lou Reed on Andy Warhol, Bob Dylan, Laurie Anderson, Setting Edgar Allan Poe to Music, and Why Record Labels Deserve to Die

Lou Reed on Andy Warhol, Bob Dylan, Laurie Anderson, Setting Edgar Allan Poe to Music, and Why Record Labels Deserve to Die | Brain Pickings...

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Enchanting Colorized Photos Breathe New Life Into History

Edgar Allan Poe photograph realistically colorized by photo artist, Dana Keller, of History in Color.

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10 Gothic Short Stories You Can Read Online Right Now

"Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality." -#EdgarAllanPoe. Be part of his fantasy of #MasqueradeoftheRedDeath by attending our #Florida #PoeBall! http://masqueradereddeath.com/

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"The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe Reading Activity Packet

"The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe Reading Activity Packet. Includes vocabulary, before, during, and after-reading activities, and answer key.

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Character Cell Phone – Fun Writing Handout, Use with ANY Literature Grades 6-12

Make teens work AND let 'em have fun! Great characterization activity to use with ANY novel or play. #highschoolEnglish #middleschoolEnglish

Google Lit Trips allows students to tour the places where the characters they read about are living. This website has over 35 pre-created trips that teachers and students can download and run through Google Earth. The lit trips are easy to navigate and organized by grade level. The website also gives step by step instructions on how teachers can create their own lit trips, tips for using Google Earth and ideas for integrating Google Lit trips into your current curriculum.

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Reading Center: MASH Game (Create a short story)

Reading Center: MASH Game (Create a short story). This is brilliant! This was such a popular game when I was a kid. Love it!