Ralph Ellison
Lesson plans for Invisible Man and other works

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Biography and Background

Ralph Ellison

Invisible Man

Invisible Man Online
A variety of resources, including symbolism and motif strands.

Invisible Man
Reading strategies to support the novel, including an anticipation guide, a handout on causes and effects that is labelled "graphic organizer," and a pre-reading vocabulary activity. Adobe Reader required for access.

Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
A teacher shares plans with emphasis on motifs and a background project, "Getting to know Harlem."

Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man
Chapter summaries and links to criticism.

Vocabulary from Invisible Man
Words are presented in context and with definitions. Click on a word for pronunciation, examples of recent use, more.


This reading group guide includes 15 discussion questions.