Day 6

The House of the Seven Gables Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Movie Magic - Different Film Interpretations

    Kind of Activity:

    Classwide Discussion


    Compare and contrast different film interpretations of 'The House of the Seven Gables,' and discuss how they differ from the novel.

    Common Core Standards:



    Obtain copies of the 1940 and 1967 films of The House of the Seven Gables. The 1940 version is available in full on Youtube (see link below), but the 1967 version may be harder to find as a soft copy.

    'The House of the Seven Gables' - 1940, Youtube, complete film

    Select one or more of the following scenes, and watch both film versions of it:


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