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The Meaning of America: Enterprise and Commerce
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Using Mark Twain's The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg, invite your learners to consider the concept of virtue in a democratic society devoted to gain and self-interest. This stellar resource guides your class members through a close...
Mark Twain: Interpreting Literature through Conventions of Language & Vocabulary
7th - Higher Ed
Learners decipher the use of standard and non-standard English in Mark Twain literature. As a class or in small groups, they discuss dialect and slang. They map the concept of standard English, dialect, slang, vernacular, accent, drawl,...
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court - Mark Twain Patents
Ninth graders use Mark Twain texts to analyze the author and research the patents he backed during his life. In this Mark Twain lesson, 9th graders view a PowerPoint about King Arthur and discuss questions. Students investigate everyday...
Birds of a Feather, An Interdisciplinary Unit: Language Arts Wing
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
If a blue jay could talk, what would it say? Find out by reading Mark Twain's "Jim Baker's Blue-jay Yarn" with your class. Make sure to discuss dialect beforehand and adopt the accent while you read. Compare and contrast American English...
Novel Lesson Plan: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Eighth graders explore Mark Twain's novel, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. For this language arts lesson , 8th graders listen to the passages and present their findings to the class through a creative project. Students...
Critical Ways of Seeing The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn in Context
9th - 12th
Young scholars complete a unit of lessons examining the cultural context of the novel, 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.' They write a critique of the novel, compare/contrast two published critiques, and explore various websites.