THE 100 MOST ESSENTIAL LITERARY TERMS AND DEVICES

UNIT ONE:  

“What is Character and Conflict?”

UNIT TWO: 

“What is Plot?”

Writing Project #1

ELP Writing #1 CHARACTERIZATION:  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Writing Project #2

ELP Writing #2 PLOT SUMMARY:  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Homework Reading Story:

HOW PROMETHEUS GAVE FIRE TO MAN by James Baldwin

Homework Reading Story:

 ODYSSEUS  AND  THE CYCLOPES by   Homer 

1. LITERATURE 11 PLOT
2. LITERARY TERM 12. SETTING
3. AUTHOR 13. RISING ACTION
4. TITLE 14. CLIMAX
5. FICTION and NONFICTION 15. FALLING ACTION
6. CHARACTER 16. RESOLUTION
7. PROTAGONIST and ANTAGONIST 17. PLOT MAP
8. CONFLICT 18. SUBJECT
9. INTERNAL CONFLICT 19. THEME
10. EXTERNAL CONFLICT 20. PLOT SUMMARY
Quiz #1

ELP Quiz #1 Character & Conflict

Quiz #2

ELP Quiz #2 Plot

UNIT THREE:   

“What is Genre and Children’s Literature?”

UNIT FOUR:    

“What is Genre and Adult Literature?”

Writing Project #3

ELP Writing #3 BOOK REPORT  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Writing Project #4

ELP Writing #4 PERSONAL NARRATIVE  Graphic Organizer, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Homework Reading Story:

WIZARD OF OZ by Frank Baum

Homework Reading Story:

I AM MALALA by Malala Yousafzai

21. GENRE 31. MYSTERY
22. NURSERY RHYME 32. SCIENCE FICTION
23. FABLE 33. ROMANCE
24. FAIRY TALE 34. HORROR
25. FOLKLORE 35. THRILLER
26. MYTH 36. ANIME
27. EPIC 37. AUTOBIOGRAPHY and BIOGRAPHY
28. LEGENDS and TALL TALES 38. HISTORICAL FICTION
29. ADVENTURE 39. GRAPHIC NOVEL
30. FANTASY 40. DYSTOPIAN
Quiz #3

ELP Quiz #3 Genre Children’s Lit

Quiz #4

ELP Quiz #4 Genre Adult Lit

UNIT FIVE:

“What is Literary Analysis?”

UNIT SIX:

“What is Drama?”

Writing Project #5

ELP Writing #5 EXPOSITORY WITH THESIS  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Writing Project #6

ELP Writing #6 EXPOSITORY DEFINE A PROCESS  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Homework Reading Story:

GIFT OF THE MAGI by O. Henry

Homework Reading Story:

OEDIPUS SCENE 5 by Sophocles

41. LITERARY ANALYSIS 51. DRAMA
42. FORESHADOWING 52. HERO
43. SYMBOLISM 53. TRAGEDY
44. SUSPENSE 54. COMEDY
45. MOOD 55. TRAGIC HERO
46. NARRATOR and P.O.V. 56. TRAGIC FAULT
47. AUTHOR’S PURPOSE 57. HERO’S JOURNEY
48. ALLUSION 58. ALLEGORY
49. IRONY 59. PARODY
50. 3 KINDS OF IRONY 60. SATIRE
Quiz #5

ELP Quiz #5 Literary Analysis

Quiz #6

ELP Quiz #6 Drama

UNIT SEVEN:

What is Poetry?”

UNIT EIGHT:

“What is Grammar?”

Writing Project #7

ELP Writing #7 IMAGINARY WHERE I’M FROM POEM  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”  Imaginary ‘Where I’m From’ Poem Questions

Writing Project #8

ELP Writing #8 COMPARE and CONTRAST  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Homework Reading Story:

ROAD NOT TAKEN by Robert Frost

Homework Reading Story:

THE LOTTERY by Shirley Jackson

61. POETRY 71. GRAMMAR
62. RYTHM and RHYME 72. CONTEXT CLUES
63. METER 73. PARAGRAPHS
64. IMAGERY 74. TRANSITION WORDS
65. REPETITION 75. SEQUENCING
66. STANZA and POETRY FORMS 76. GENERALIZING
67. FIG. LANG. SYN. ANT. HOM. 77. ANALOGIES
68. SIMILE and METAPHOR 78. COMPARE and CONTRAST
69. PERSONIFICATION 79. CLASSIFY and CATEGORIZE
70. VOICE 80. CAUSE and EFFECT
Quiz #7

ELP Quiz #7 Poetry

Quiz #8

ELP Quiz #8 Grammar

UNIT NINE:

“What is Logic?”

UNIT TEN:

“What is Rhetoric?”

Writing Project #9

ELP Writing #9 CAUSE and EFFECT  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Writing Project #10

ELP Writing #10 PERSUASION  Graphic Organizer, Sentence Frames, Peer Edit Checklist, Assessment Rubric”

Homework Reading Story:

THE TELL TALE HEART by Edgar Allan Poe

Homework Reading Story:

 I  HAVE  A  DREAM by  Martin  Luther King

81. LOGIC 91. RHETORIC
82. MAIN IDEA 92. PERSUASION
83. HIGHER-ORDER THINKING QUESTIONS 93. 7 LIBERAL ARTS
84. PREDICTING and CONCLUDING 94. ALLITERATION and ASSONANCE
85. BLOOM’S TAXONOMY 95. ONOMATOPOEIA and OXYMORON
86. IDENTIFYING DETAILS 96. IDIOMS
87. USING QUOTES 97. HYPERBOLE
88. SUMMARIZE and PARAPHRASE 98. EXPLATIVE and UNDERSTATEMENT
89. FACT and OPINION 99. RHETORICAL QUESTIONS
90. CITING SOURCES 100. RHETORICAL DEVICES
Quiz #9

ELP Quiz #9 Logic

Quiz #10

ELP Quiz #10 Rhetoric

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