Jekyll and Hyde on Social Media
Kind of Activity:
Students will be able to use a contemporary form to engage with a hundred-year-old text
Common Core Standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.3; CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.9-10.6; CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.9-10.1
Ask students to list the characters they have met so far in The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Make a list on the board, including brief descriptions of their personalities, inasmuch as they appear (we know more about Utterson than Enfield, for instance, and might have some uncertainty about Dr Lanyon). Ask students to shorten and refine these descriptions, until they contain few enough words...
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 921 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 7292 literature essays, 2058 sample college application essays, 302 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.