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By The Waters Of Babylon Critical Thinking Answers To Exercises

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“By the Waters of Babylon” by Stephen Vincent Benet Complete Lesson Bundle

This is a complete lesson pack for the short story “By the Waters of Babylon” by Stephen Vincent Benet. All of the documents are alterable so that you can tailor them for your purposes. Also, all of the graphic organizers can be used for any text. The worksheets are provided in BOTH .pdf and MS Word formats for all users and formats. These materials are designed to be convenient and ready to use. They do not require any prep and can be used as an emergency lesson for a sub.

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The .zip folder includes:

Worksheets and Lesson Plan

1. Lesson Plan with step-by-step instructions on how to use the materials.
2. MS Word and .pdf story guide with a preview, a KWL chart, prereading vocabulary, reading and comprehension questions, a literary review, and a critical thinking quickwrite.
3. Answer Key

Graphic Organizers

1. Author's Purpose Diagram
2. Characterization Chart
3. Historical Analysis Chart
4. Imagery Chart
5. Peer Evaluation Sheet
6. Plot Diagram
7. Read For Detail 5W and H Chart
8. Setting Chart
9. Style Chart
10. Symbol Chart
11. Symbolism Chart
12. Theme Diagram
13. Tone and Mood Diagram
14. Universal Plot Diagram
15. Venn Diagram
16. Peer Evaluation Chart


1. Powerpoint Characterization
2. Powerpoint Irony and Ambiguity
3. Powerpoint Imagery
4. Powerpoint Narration
5. Powerpoint Plot Structure
6. Powerpoint Symbolism
7. Powerpoint Theme
8. Powerpoint Theme - How to Interpret Theme

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