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The Small Group of an Hour: Collaborative Character Analysis of "The Story of an Hour"

Unit 12: Literacy: Naturalism and Understanding Conflict in the American Short Story
Lesson 4 of 7

Objective: SWBAT explore the ways in which the complex character of Mrs. Louise Mallard develops, rises, and falls, over a relatively short story, through a collaborative discussion on characterization.

Big Idea: While Louise Mallard faced loss alone, the students face understanding Mrs. Mallard's struggle together.

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English / Language Arts, Literature, Comprehension (Reading), Fictional Literature, figurative language, irony, forming student groups, The Story of an Hour, Kate Chopin
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