Everyone Loves a Mystery: A Genre Study


  • Aug 3 2010 1:36 PM

    Mary Kay Monson

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In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine story elements and vocabulary associated with mystery stories. Students complete Internet activities designed to increase exposure to and appreciation of the mystery genre. Students then create story frames, write their own original mystery stories, and publish them online.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension