Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.S. Seminal Documents, 50 poems (19 written by African American and Latino Poets), 45 short stories (13 written by African American and Latino authors): Practice high school or middle school common-core standards for reading informational texts, reading literature and…
Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.
Welcome to Short Story Guide, This site is designed to help middle school/high school teachers and reading lovers find the right story. Stories are categorized by subject and theme. (See the left side menu) Of course, most stories could be put in several different categories. I’ve tried to put them where they fit best. When … Continue reading Short Story Guide (Home) →
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