Class Agenda# 27A- Lambs To Slaughter Read Aloud

Timer- “The Boogie Monster”  Gnarls Barkley (3:33 – 2006)


Do Now- 

  1. Use the prompt below to work on your own story with this situation or draw a picture of what you’re visualizing.

A town falls victim to a large plague of killer rats.


  • SLT-
    • SLT- I can read and analyze horror stories in a variety of ways.

    Breakdown: Circle Verbs, Underline Nouns


Review ET Horror Assignment Reminder –

Props Flyers


Class Work 

  • Use “boxes and bullets” or a “double entry journal” to record evidence of Elements Of Horror in the story.
    • Write down the story title
    • Focus on just the following Elements of Horror – How does this story use ______
      • Mood, Dark Side of Life, Plot Contains Frightening or Unexpected Events

    • Find quotes or paraphrase chunks of text that support your thinking. (3-7 bullets depending on the length of the story)
    • Summarize the story in your own words.
    • Write your own adaptation of the short story for HW.
  • Film Adaptation 
  • HW
  • 30 Minutes of Reading, 2-3 Sentence Reaction/Summary, 1 Page of Independent Writing – Horror Stories Encouraged.

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