This lesson asks students to consider various literary skills as an interstate, a microscope, or a compass in their literary analysis.
In this guest post from Susan Barber, we explore the narrator's perspective in popular movie clips and James Baldwin's "Sonny's Blues."
Analyze the relationship between setting and character using scenes from Pride and Prejudice and Ann Petry's "The Street."
This free lesson using movie clips and "A Man Called Ove" explains how analyzing similes in prose builds strong analytical skills.
This free lesson guides students in analysis of a setting's function using a film clip and Langston Hughes' "Cora Unashamed." Additional short story suggestions are included.