Reading Short Stories

12 May

Finish Reading the Short Stories:

12th Grade: we will start reading “Report on the Barnhouse Effect” by Kurt Vonnegut

9th Grade: we will start reading “The Cask of Amontillado” by Edgar Allan Poe

10th Grade: we will start reading “D.P.” Effect by Kurt Vonnegut

As you read, in your notebook take at least a page worth of notes on :

  • Who (characters)
  • What (plot and conflict)
  • When/Where (setting)
  • Why (Themes)
  • Does the author follow Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Rules of Short Stories?

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