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- 51 Great Short Stories to Teach in Middle School
- Contemporary Short Stories High School Students Will Love
- 31 Classic Short Stories for Middle School Students
- 13 Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements
51 Great Short Stories to Teach in Middle School
Howard is an avid short story reader who likes to help others find and understand stories. Here are some fun and interesting short stories for high school and middle school students. Patrick Tomasso, CC0, via Unsplash. If your students are struggling to get into the short story, or you're pressed for time, here are some very brief stories to get you started. They're not as short as Hemingway's famous six-word story For sale: baby shoes, never worn. Most are under 2, words; I've included an approximate word count where I could. If you want to be able to reference a print edition at your leisure, one of my favorites is "Little Worlds" Amazon.
Howard is an avid short story reader who likes to help others find and understand stories. Kimberly Farmer, via Unsplash. It can be a challenge to get young people interested in reading. At the sight of a thick novel, most students feel overwhelmed and are scared away by the time commitment it requires. The world of the short story can be experienced in one uninterrupted sitting, and the best short stories are every bit as engaging and resonant as the best novels. If you'd like an anthology, one of my favorites is "Little Worlds" Amazon.
This post originally appeared on the blog The Literary Maven. Last year, I wrote about 13 of my favorite short stories to read with middle school and high school students. While those are my go-to stories for teaching literary elements and pairing with other texts, there are so many other options out there. Here are 15 other short story recommendations from middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers. But more than that, they love the suspenseful ending that leaves them wondering, questioning, and debating. This story is perfect for teaching foreshadowing, point of view, and irony. A fantastic gem of a story that students referenced throughout the school year.
Contemporary Short Stories High School Students Will Love
It can be a challenge to get middle schoolers interested in reading. The thought of tackling a thick novel can be overwhelming, especially during distance learning. Short stories are always a great choice. In addition to requiring less of a time commitment, they are an easy way to expose your students to new authors and genres. Also, the best short stories are every bit as engaging and meaningful as the best novels.
40 Excellent Short Stories for Middle School–full text Text garciairanzo.orgassets/files/resources/pdf; Sesame Street Version garciairanzo.org Standards Text Examples–Lots of links for poems appropriate for different grade levels.
31 Classic Short Stories for Middle School Students
Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Here's 13 of my favorites. Anything with war, guns, or a little violence ups the appealing factor immediately.
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Includes a variety of activities for before, during, and after the story. Lots of options to choose from in a money-saving bundle. Includes a variety of options to fit your classroom needs including reading questions, assessments, graphic organizers, projects, and vocabulary. Are you weak and weary? Lots of activities to choose from to engage students.
13 Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements
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The best short stories for middle schoolers to keep their attention and encourage them to read more. Topic: Reading Grades: Middle School.
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