The Great Gatsby Lessons, Activities, Formal and Creative Assessments, and Classroom Resources

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Engaging activities, formal and creative activities for teaching and learning F Scott Fitzgerald 's The Great Gatsby!

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THE GREAT GATSBY is a fascinating novel for high school students. They are especially intrigued by Fitzgerald's use of color symbolism. Teach the novel with this beautiful presentation featuring color symbolism and examples in the novel. Follow with an engaging activity for individual students or in a collaborative group. Digital-enabled PDFs for in class or online distance learning. No-prep. Browse other Gatsby activities and check out color symbolism posters. Also available, guided essay.
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THE GREAT GATSBY COLOR SYMBOLISM LESSON PRESENTATION AND ENGAGING DIGITAL-ENABLED ACTIVITY

THE GREAT GATSBY is a fascinating novel for high school students. They are especially intrigued by Fitzgerald's use of color symbolism. Teach the novel with this beautiful presentation featuring color symbolism and examples in the novel. Follow with an engaging activity for individual students or in a collaborative group. Digital-enabled PDFs for in class or online distance learning. No-prep. Browse other Gatsby activities and check out color symbolism posters. Also available, guided essay.

POSTERS: BEAUTIFUL, VIBRANT, ENGAGING ILLUSTRATION OF COLOR SYMBOLISM  The Great Gatsby, The Wizard of Oz, The Little Prince, The Road, A Clockwork Orange, 1984, Of Mice and Men, and The Color Purple, and endless works in other genres rely on color imagery for theme, mood, and characterization. PRINT ON STANDARD SIZED PAPER OR CAR STOCK.  #HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH #SECONDARY ELA #ARTCLASS #SYMBOLS #FUN STUFF #BULLETINBOARD #CLASSROOM DECORATIONS #CLASS ATMOSPHERE American Literature, English Literature, Color Symbolism, Teaching Secondary, English Activities, Collor, Teaching Resources, Classroom Resources, Of Mice And Men
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COLOR SYMBOLISM POSTERS

POSTERS: BEAUTIFUL, VIBRANT, ENGAGING ILLUSTRATION OF COLOR SYMBOLISM The Great Gatsby, The Wizard of Oz, The Little Prince, The Road, A Clockwork Orange, 1984, Of Mice and Men, and The Color Purple, and endless works in other genres rely on color imagery for theme, mood, and characterization. PRINT ON STANDARD SIZED PAPER OR CAR STOCK. #HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH #SECONDARY ELA #ARTCLASS #SYMBOLS #FUN STUFF #BULLETINBOARD #CLASSROOM DECORATIONS #CLASS ATMOSPHERE

Students love this creative approach to examining imagery in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby! These activities are an engaging way to encourage students' appreciation of Fitzgerald's lyrical diction and use of figurative language. Includes instructions and examples of found poems and blackout poems.  A fun and engaging way to study figurative language and diction.  #highschoolenglish #secondaryela #novelstudy #creative activities #distancelearning Poetry Activities, Creative Activities, English Activities, Found Poem, English Words, English Language, Language Arts, Poetry Unit, Mentor Texts

THE GREAT GATSBY POETRY ACTIVITIES

Students love this creative approach to examining imagery in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby! These activities are an engaging way to encourage students' appreciation of Fitzgerald's lyrical diction and use of figurative language. Includes instructions and examples of found poems and blackout poems. A fun and engaging way to study figurative language and diction. #highschoolenglish #secondaryela #novelstudy #creative activities #distancelearning

Comprehension and analysis questions for reading,discussion, and study guides, formative and summative assessments, presentations, creative activities, and collaborative projects, everything you need to teach an engaging unit for Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby.  Digital-enabled for Google Classroom or pdfs for in-class student handouts.  Engaging and fun, suitable for students in any level grades 9,10,11,12.  #americanliterature #novelunits #highschoolenglishclass #secondaryela… Creative Activities, Learning Activities, Classroom Resources, Teaching Resources, Found Poem, Formative And Summative Assessment, Education And Literacy, Study Guides, English Activities
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THE GREAT GATSBY UNIT WITH CREATIVE AND ANALYTICAL ACTIVITIES AND PROJECTS

Comprehension and analysis questions for reading,discussion, and study guides, formative and summative assessments, presentations, creative activities, and collaborative projects, everything you need to teach an engaging unit for Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. Digital-enabled for Google Classroom or pdfs for in-class student handouts. Engaging and fun, suitable for students in any level grades 9,10,11,12. #americanliterature #novelunits #highschoolenglishclass #secondaryela…

Students are fascinated by the color symbolism in Fitzgerald’s classic, The Great Gatsby. Check out this engaging presentation, activity, and essay assessment guide. GORGEOUS color symbolism posters! Beautiful graphics and clearly presented content. Activities are pdfs, digital-enabled for distance learning or as handouts during face to face instruction. #highschoolenglish #secondaryela #distancelearningela #onlinelessonsela
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THE GREAT GATSBY COLOR SYMBOLISM BUNDLE Collaboration, PowerPoint, Guided Essay

Students are fascinated by the color symbolism in Fitzgerald’s classic, The Great Gatsby. Check out this engaging presentation, activity, and essay assessment guide. GORGEOUS color symbolism posters! Beautiful graphics and clearly presented content. Activities are pdfs, digital-enabled for distance learning or as handouts during face to face instruction. #highschoolenglish #secondaryela #distancelearningela #onlinelessonsela

Students are intrigued by the color symbolism in The Great Gatsby.  Enhance your instruction with these three activities: first, a collaborative activity guides students through the text and symbolism. A beautiful vibrant PowerPoint illustrates the symbolism, and finally, students demonstrate their understanding through an essay.  #highschoolenglish #secondaryela #tpt Tools For Teaching, Teaching Resources, Classroom Resources, Teaching English, English Teachers, Color Symbolism, High School English, English Activities, American Literature
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THE GREAT GATSBY COLOR SYMBOLISM BUNDLE Collaboration, PowerPoint, Guided Essay

Students are intrigued by the color symbolism in The Great Gatsby. Enhance your instruction with these three activities: first, a collaborative activity guides students through the text and symbolism. A beautiful vibrant PowerPoint illustrates the symbolism, and finally, students demonstrate their understanding through an essay. #highschoolenglish #secondaryela #tpt

LOOKING FOR ENGAGING AND RELEVANT ACTIVITIES FOR THE GREAT GATSBY? Explore resources including reading and discussion guides, formative and summative assessments including tests and essay prompts, color symbolism presentation and activity, characterization, creative projects and collaboration opportunities. Digital enabled pdfs for in class or online distance learning. Suitable for any level of high school student. No prep for busy teachers! Compelling, engaging, relevant, fun! Creative Activities, Learning Activities, Formative And Summative Assessment, Color Symbolism, F Scott Fitzgerald, Essay Prompts, The Great Gatsby, High School Students, Prepping
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THE GREAT GATSBY COMPLETE UNIT OR INDIVIDUAL ACTIVITIES DIGITAL-ENABLED AND NO-PREP. ENGAGING!

LOOKING FOR ENGAGING AND RELEVANT ACTIVITIES FOR THE GREAT GATSBY? Explore resources including reading and discussion guides, formative and summative assessments including tests and essay prompts, color symbolism presentation and activity, characterization, creative projects and collaboration opportunities. Digital enabled pdfs for in class or online distance learning. Suitable for any level of high school student. No prep for busy teachers! Compelling, engaging, relevant, fun!

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THE GREAT GATSBY CHAPTER QUESTIONS FOR COMPREHENSION AND ANALYSIS WITH DETAILED KEY

Even the most reluctant readers in the classroom enjoy the rich characterization, compelling plot, and beautiful language of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby.Provided is a no-prep collection of individual chapter activities to assess students' understanding. Critical thinking skills are enhanc...

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THE GREAT GATSBY COLOR SYMBOLISM BUNDLE Collaboration, PowerPoint, Guided Essay

Students are fascinated by color symbolism in The Great GatsbyThese activities guide them in their discovery of the symbolism, reinforce their understanding, and assess their comprehension through essay writingPDFS AND DIGITAL-ENABLED FOR DISTANCE LEARNINGIncluded in this bundle are three separate a...

This is a fabulous, dynamic, and engaging PowerPoint presentation to survey the Roaring or to introduce The Great Gatsby. Lots of info, and graphics, with three embedded videos. Students love it. English Activities, Teaching Activities, Teaching Resources, English Classroom, English Teachers, Classroom Resources, Classroom Ideas, American History Lessons, Teaching Techniques
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The Roaring 20's Dynamic PowerPoint Introduction for The Great Gatsby!

This dynamic and vibrant PowerPoint presentation is an engaging way to introduce The Roaring 20's or incite students' fascination for The Great Gatsby!Topics include: --art--cars--economics--dance--music--fashion--urban lifestyle--food--decor--literature --crime--movies--politics--prohibition--scien...

THE GREAT GATSBY TEXT ANALYSIS ACTIVITY

To effectively demonstrate their understanding of Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, students must include textual evidence in their essays as support for their points. Often they find selecting the right quotes and discussing their significance challenging. This activity enhances quote analysis skills...

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COLOR SYMBOLISM POSTERS

POSTERS: BEAUTIFUL, VIBRANT, ENGAGING ILLUSTRATION OF COLOR SYMBOLISMThe Great Gatsby, The Wizard of Oz, The Little Prince, The Road, A Clockwork Orange, 1984, Of Mice and Men, and The Color Purple, and endless works in other genres rely on color imagery for theme, mood, and characterization.Student...

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THE GREAT GATSBY CREATIVE ACTIVITIES

Students often find it easier to demonstrate their understanding of literature through creative activities. Offered in this bundle are four fun and fascinating activities that reveal students' unique perspectives on the characterization, plot, and symbolism in The Great Gatsby!PDFS AND DIGITAL-ENAB...

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Browse over 380 educational resources created by O Some Great Stuff for English Teachers in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

  Poetry Activities, Creative Activities, English Activities, Found Poem, English Words, English Language, Language Arts, Poetry Unit, Mentor Texts

THE GREAT GATSBY POETRY ACTIVITIES

Students love this creative approach to examining imagery in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby!These activities are an engaging way to encourage students' appreciation of Fitzgerald's lyrical diction and use of figurative language.Directions require students to find and copy/paste a page from ...