Students will use close reading skills and cite text evidence to prove their case in this "Tell Tale Heart" Mock Trial. Students will read the short story "The Tell Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe. Then students will view a short mock trial procedure video.
Nothing grabs students' attention quite like Edgar Allan Poe’s creepy classic, “The Tell-Tale Heart.” After teaching this spooky story, use Tic Tac Tale to have students complete 3 unique and engaging writing responses. Students choose 1 response to revise and edit. Directions, grading rubric, learning objectives, and Common Core Standards all included in this free resource!
The Tell-Tale Heart: Cite Evidence. A complete lesson plan with all materials and an answer key to help students learn how to evaluate and cite evidence using Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart" #middleschool #ELA #secondaryELA
TELL-TALE HEART: ➢ 26 multiple-choice questions and answers. This is in the unit itself and a separate PDF. ➢ Six essay questions WITH DETAILED TEACHER NOTES - two pages of suggested answers. These questions vary as to difficulty and are aligned with the CCSS. ➢ A PDF copy of the Tell-Tale Heart with paragraph numbers and cool images. $