We found 15 resources with the concept frame stories
Teaching The Great Gatsby: A Common Core Close Reading Seminar
11th - 12th
The 41 slides in a professional development seminar model how to use close reading techniques to examine the many layers of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. In addition to passages from the novel, slides provide biographical...
Reading Literature: 9-10th Grade ELA Common Core
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The materials in this collect of resources are designed to address all the Common Core reading literature standards for 9th and 10th graders. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the specific standard addressed.
Walk Two Moons: Hook and Concept of a Frame Story
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
As an introduction to Sharon Creexh's Walk Two Moons, a volunteer dons a pair of boots and walks about the classroom.Observers then ponder the axiom, Don't judge a man until you've walked two moons in his moccasins. Their collaborative...
Animation Basics: The Art of Timing and Spacing
7 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What distinguishes the visual rhythm of a golf, rubber, beach, and bowling ball? Explore the two fundamental principles—timing and spacing—of animation, as well as a variety of other features to consider when discussing the overall...
Courage “In the Time of the Butterflies”: A Common Core Exemplar
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What is courage? What does it mean to be courageous? The courage demonstrated by the Mirabal sisters in In the Time of the Butterflies is the focus of a study of Julia Alvarez's novel set in the Dominican Republic during the rule of...
Frame Story "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County"
5th - 7th
Mark Twain's frame story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" provides an opportunity for a study of this story-within-a-story pattern. Using an illustrated template, class members record a plot summary of the frame story...