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Great Expectations

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
A bildungsroman is a coming-of-age novel, and Great Expectations stands as one of the greatest examples of this genre. The classic text gets a more modern feel through an eBook version. Individuals read all about the life of Pip through...
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Great Expectations

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Get to know Pip, Estella, and Mrs. Havisham a little better with a review worksheet on Great Expectations. Using clues listed below, learners complete a crossword puzzle that challenges them to remember details from Charles Dickens'...
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Charles Dickens

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
How much do you know about the life of Charles Dickens? A thorough video discusses the author's professional successes and private failures with engaging animation and informative narration.
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Vocabulary Strategy for Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Contumaciously, ignominiously, sagaciously. To dissuade readers from being transfixed by the erudite diction found in Great Expectations, class members engage in a desk-top teaching activity that asks them to not only find the definition...
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During Reading Strategy for Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Readers create a literary scrapbook for one of the characters in Charles Dickens' Great Expectations and fill it with mementoes, journal entries, letters, etc. A great way to get kids to think about characterization.
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Great Expectations: Anticipation Guide

For Students 1st - 3rd
Expect great discussions of the concepts introduced by this guide that anticipates several of the themes in Charles Dickens' Great Expectations.
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Setting the Scene: Great Expectations

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Expect great things from this reading comprehension exercise that asks readers to cite evidence from the provided passages of Great Expectations to support the inference that Charles Dickens' Miss Havisham, and her room, are indeed strange.
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Great Expectations- Part 1 Study Guide

For Students 10th - 12th
Designed originally for an honors English class, you could still tailor these questions to any audience with a little work. Most of the questions included are basic plot recall questions, but some suggest making comparisons between...
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Great Expectations- Chapter 16

For Students 10th - 12th
In chapter 16 of Great Expectations, readers learn of Pip's increasing guilt. Give this reading guide to your class to guide them through the chapter. Most of the questions focus on reading comprehension, but some questions touch on...
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Great Expectations- Chapter 18

For Students 9th - 11th
Pip's life is about to be changed forever, as he just learned of a large inheritance coming his way. After your class reads Chapter 18 of Great Expectations, have them reflect on the text with this two-page reading guide. On the first...
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Great Expectations: Group Writing

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Examine the differences between totalitarianism and democracy in this writing lesson. Using the same format and theme from Great Expectations, young writers work in pairs to compose their own short stories. They follow guidelines for the...
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Test Your Reading Skills: The Novels of Charles Dickens 1

For Students 9th - 12th
B__ H__? M__ C__? From Bleak House to Martin Chuzzlewit. See how many of Dickens' titles your kids can identify. Whether used as individual or group competition, your expectations can be gerat even if participants fall on hard times. 
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Great Expectations - Part 2 Study Guide

For Students 11th - 12th
A study guide for Part 2 of Great Expectations asks readers to record responses to factual, interpretative and evaluative questions. The lengthy guide could be used to focus readers’ attention on key elements of the story, as a group...
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Great Expectations- Chapter 37

For Students 10th - 12th
Pip becomes a benefactor in chapter 37 of Great Expectations. As your class reads the selection, focus them with these reading comprehension questions. Seven questions focus on simple plot recall. Encourage your pupils to use textual...
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Great Expectations: Chapter 10

For Students 11th - 12th
Readers of Great Expectations respond to fact-based, interpretative and evaluative questions regarding characters and events in Dickens’ novel.  A vocabulary check is also included. The resource could be used as a reading assessment or...
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Great Expectations- Vocabulary Part 2

For Students 11th - 12th
Designed for an honors class, this three-page document contains a whopping 84 vocabulary words taken from Great Expectations. With this worksheet, they simply match the words to their definitions, so give them additional practice to...
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Great Expectations- Chapter 32

For Students 10th - 12th
While waiting for Estella, Pip runs into Wemmick in chapter 32 of Great Expectations. Guide your class by providing them with this two-page reading guide. Six questions are posed, all focusing on reading comprehension. Then, learners...
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Great Expectations- Chapter 7

For Students 10th - 12th
Are you reading Great Expectations with your high schoolers? If you've just embarked on chapter seven, consider providing your class with this set of reading comprehension questions. In addition to these questions, learners are...
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Great Expectations-Chapter 38 & 39

For Students 10th - 12th
Pip is now an adult in chapter 38 of Great Expectations. As your class observes his odd relationship with Estella, have them answer the questions that appear here. Eleven of the questions require basic text recall, and the final eight...
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Great Expectations-Chapter 25

For Students 10th - 12th
How does Pip view Wemmick's house? Chapter 25 of Great Expectations takes Pip to  Wemmick's castle of a house. As your class reads this selection, provide a reading guide to keep them focused. Six questions are provided, all focusing on...
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Great Expectations - Part 3 Study Guide

For Students 11th - 12th
Readers of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations respond to fact-based and interpretative questions with evidence drawn from Part 3 of the novel to support their analyses. Although the study guide is designed for an honors class, it could...
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Great Expectations-Chapter 30

For Students 10th - 12th
Pip is in low spirits in chapter 30 of Great Expectations. Provide this reading guide to your high school readers to help them maneuver the dense text. There are four questions provided, all requiring plot comprehension. 
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Great Expectations-Chapter 35

For Students 10th - 12th
In chapter 35 of Great Expectations, Pip is deeply saddened by the death of his sister. As your high schoolers delve into the chapter, have them use this reading guide to move through the chapter. There are only four questions, but...
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Great Expectations-Chapter 26

For Students 10th - 12th
In chapter 26 of Great Expectations, Pip visits Jaggers's house. As your readers move through the text, have them answer the comprehension questions posted here. Then, at the chapter's close, they focus on five new vocabulary words....