"The Landlady" by Roald Dahl
Online crossword puzzle.
This kit includes prereading activites, historical background, vocabulary, the text of the story, and audio files of the story.
"The Landlady" Exploring Foreshadowing Through Letter Writing
This activity focuses on writing and close reading with emphasis on foreshadowing.
Students note details as they read. Includes text-dependent questions and suggested evidence-based answers, academic vocabulary, a culminating writing prompt and model essay, and additional learning activities. Word processor required for access.
Comprehension questions, writing tasks, word search puzzle, companion nonfiction article and postreading questions, follow-up activity. 7 pages, Adobe Reader required.
Students learn about foreshadowing and how it contributes to plot development in a text.