Refine Your Results

Content Curators

Grades

Subjects

Resource Types

Standards

Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

159 resources with the concept edgar allan poe

Lesson Planet

Building Vocabulary Quadrant Charts

For Teachers 4th - 5th
This clever language arts lesson invites pupils to read verses of poetry, then construct vocabulary quadrants on index cards. The cards are divided up into 4 sections: Word, Meaning, Opposite, Example. They choose a difficult word from...
Lesson Planet

The Tales and Poems of Poe

For Students 10th - 12th
Four short stories, two poems, and biographical information about Edgar Allan Poe make up this quiz. Questions about The Cask of Amontillado, The Masque of the Red Death, The Raven, The Black Cat, Annabel Lee, and The Tell-Tale Heart...
Lesson Planet

Edgar Allan Poe Realty: Fun Trivia Quiz

For Students 8th - 10th
Often these Fun Trivia quizzes are low-quality and have questionable educational merit. However, this interactive online worksheet provides a clever way to test understanding of setting in various Edgar Allan Poe stories.
Lesson Planet

The Fall of the House of Usher

For Students 11th - 12th
These frightening questions cover The Fall of the House of Usher, one of Edgar Allan Poe's most infamous works. The scary details are rehashed in these ten multiple-choice questions. Take the quiz if you dare!
Lesson Planet

The Gold-Bug

For Students 11th - 12th
Does your class remember details from The Gold-Bug? Test them with fifteen multiple-choice questions that prove to be a bit of a challenge.
Lesson Planet

The Purloined Letter

For Students 9th - 12th
These questions about Poe's The Purloined Letter focus on publication and outside sources along with details of the story. Hopefully this story is not a mystery to you!
Lesson Planet

Quote the Raven...'NeVeRmOrE'

For Students 8th - 11th
What does the raven say and do in the poem by the same name by Edgar Allan Poe? Test your readers' understanding of the raven and the narrator's thoughts and actions with this multiple-choice quiz.
Lesson Planet

"The Cask of Amontillado" by E. A. Poe

For Students 8th - 10th
This Fun Trivia quiz tests readers' comprehension of Edgar Allan Poe's short story, "The Cask of Amontillado." It addresses basic plot and does not require critical thinking.
Lesson Planet

Edgar Allan Poe Stories Quiz

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
When given a short summary of one of Edgar Allan Poe's stories, can you choose the correct title? Try your best with this multiple-choice quiz covering nine different stories (one is actually a poem) by Poe.
Lesson Planet

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe

For Students 10th - 12th
Quiz your class with a review of the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe. These reading comprehension questions cover a breadth of ideas but aren't overly detailed. Questions come from The Tell-Tale Heart, The Masque of the Red Death, The...
Lesson Planet

Edgar Allan Poe

For Students 9th - 12th
Focus on Edgar Allan Poe's life and biographical information with this quiz. Five of the questions reference poems, but the other five ask about dates, times, and his family. Format is multiple-choice for biographical information and...
Lesson Planet

Poe's "Annabel Lee"

For Students 9th - 12th
How did Annabel Lee end up "in her tomb by the sounding sea?" Quiz your young poets with this short assessment on Poe's "Annabel Lee." Mostly multiple-choice with a few fill-in-the-blank, the quiz also provides a few questions about Poe...
Lesson Planet

The Haunted Palace

For Students 7th - 11th
These reading comprehension questions are pointed to references in Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Haunted Palace." Specific quotes paired with multiple-choice answers ask the reader to recall the poem. Receive answers when students submit...
Lesson Planet

Edgar Allen Poe And The Art Of Composition

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers evaluate several works by Edgar Allen Poe based on the criteria in his essay, "The Philosophy of Composotion" Their analysis is documented using a graphic organizer. Learners begin the pre-writing process for their own...
Lesson Planet

Edgar Allan Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado"

For Teachers 9th
After reading "The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe, use the SMART board file to learn about Poe's background and use of irony. The lesson includes resource links to additional websites, as well as the SMART board file (you need a...
Lesson Planet

Introduction to Edgar Allan Poe

For Teachers 8th
Before reading Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" in your class, walk learners through this scavenger hunt that teaches them about Poe's life and works. Though the lesson plan is designed for 15:1 special education class, it could work in any...
Lesson Planet

Teach21 Lesson Plan: Mystery and Macabre He Wrote, Lesson 10/15

For Teachers 6th - 8th
"What makes a good mystery/macabre story?" Add this discussion to your unit on Poe or other Gothic writers. Students first discuss the genre of mystery and macabre stories, especially as it relates to revenge (The Godfather, "The Cask of...
Lesson Planet

Teach21: Mystery and Macabre He Wrote, Lesson 9/15

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Explore the dark "Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe in this lesson, which poses the question "What makes a good mystery/macabre story?" Various activities include a vocabulary list, a study guide, and a reflection after the story...
Lesson Planet

Atmosphere and Symbolism in Poetry

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Analyzing atmosphere and symbolism by focusing on a well-known poem, The Raven, is the strategy presented to writers in this presentation. Sorrow, darkness, and many other image words are used to help students question and analyze poetry...
Lesson Planet

The Masque of the Red Death Reading Guide

For Students 9th - 12th
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read Edgar Allan Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death," and respond to 4 short answer questions based on the work.
Lesson Planet

“The Cask of Amontillado” by Edgar Allan Poe: Website and Questions

For Students 9th - 12th
For this short story worksheet, students read Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado," and then visit the noted Web site in order to respond to 6 short answer questions about the story.
Lesson Planet

Poetry, Narratives, and Letters

For Students 8th - 12th
In this poetry worksheet, students read Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee" and then respond to 12 short answer questions based on the poem and its literary devices.
Lesson Planet

Identifying Figurative Language From Edgar Allan Poe

For Students 8th - 10th
For this figurative language worksheet, students identify the figurative language technique being used in each of the 10 sentences. The sentences are based on Edgar Allan Poe's literary work.
Lesson Planet

The Cask of Amontillado

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the Edgar Allan Poe story "The Cask of Amontillado." In this character instructional activity, students discuss and analyze the characters in the story. Students make personal connections to the characters and create a...