Day 5

Kate Chopin's Short Stories Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Adaptation, Day 2

    Kind of Activity:

    Performance

    Objective:

    Students will be able to gain a deeper understanding of Chopin's text by translating it into a different medium

    Common Core Standards:

    CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.1, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.6, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.7, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.4, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.5, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.SL.4

    Structure:

    Students should return to the previous day's scripts. Give them 15-20 minutes to rehearse, and then have them perform their adaptations for each other.

    After each performance, discuss the choices that the group made. Was the play similar to the story? Where it was different, why was it different? Did it...

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