Day 4

Wuthering Heights Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Adaptation: Movie Viewing

    Kind of Activity:

    Mixed Media


    Students will be able to evaluate and analyze an adaptation of the familiar text

    Common Core Standards:

    CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.3; CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.7


    Students should watch the 1939 adaptation of Wuthering Heights, starring Laurence Olivier and directed by William Wyler. (Emphasize that they will not be experiencing spoilers; the ending of the movie is very different from the ending of the book!) While watching, they should be taking notes on the following guiding questions:

    * How is the film version of Wuthering Heights similar to the book?

    * How is the film version of Wuthering Heights...

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