Transcendentalism Bell Ringers: Thoreau, Emerson, Fuller, Alcott, & More
Begin each class period of your Transcendentalism unit with thought-provoking bell ringers. These bell ringers include quotes from Thoreau, Emerson, Alcott, Fuller, and more. They are ideal for your American literature class.
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God by Jonathan Edwards- the most famous sermon in American history. This sermon is normally included in American literature anthologies for high school students. My comment - fear CAN be a motivator. Edwards knew how to use it to the utmost.
High School Literature List - This is an extensive but certainly not exhaustive list of reading selections for high school. This first section focuses on American Literature.
The Gettysburg Address Rhetorical Analysis Activity Packet
Teach rhetorical analysis, rhetorical appeals, and rhetorical devices using the Gettysburg Address. American Literature. High school ELA.
SMARTePlans Digital The Crucible Character Analysis Interactive Notebook
Teaching The Crucible in a digital classroom? Try these digital character analysis interactive notebooks! These are ideal for high school English and American literature classes.
American Literature Curriculum, Full Year
Bundle of my Best-selling, Classroom-tested units for American literature. With this set of resources, you will have a full year's worth of materials for teaching the canon of American literature from America's beginnings to today. Teach from Native American literature to Hemingway's realism to Bradbury's science fiction.
High School American Literature Activities
HIgh School American Literature Activties for titles for you know and love
Romanticism, American Literature Overview Lecture, Transcendentalism & More
Covering the period of American literature from 1800 to 1860, this 30-minute lecture will prep your students to dig deeper into any literary works from this era that you want. Great for giving students a general idea of the important issues and philosophies that guided the literary canon from this time period in U.S. history. Also connects materials to today’s pop culture.
AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE RESOURCES
AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE RESOURCES | American Literature and Composition