The Canterbury Tales - Lesson Plans, Activities, Worksheets, and Literature Packs


The Canterbury Tales Literature Guide The Canterbury Tales Literature Guide
This massive 330-page Literature Guide for Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales is sure to have anything and everything you need to teach The Canterbury Tales in 11th or 12th grade - or beyond! This Guide is Common Core and NCTE/IRA Standards-Aligned, and includes practical, ready-to-go materials. You won't find anything so in-depth and comprehensive anywhere else! This Guide includes: Pre-Reading Activities: Monarchy Scavenger Hunt and an activity on Illuminated Texts, Biography on author Geoffrey Chaucer, plus corresponding questions, Article and questions on Genre-Poetry, Narrative, and Satire, Article and questions on Unreliable Narrator, Article and questions on Structure of the Narrative-Frames, Historical Context article and questions on Middle English and the Great Vowel Shift, Life in the 1300s, Pilgrimages Historical Context article on Biblical, Activity on Time and Place, A list of allusions, defined from the General Prologue and selected tales, PLUS Part A: General Prologue: Comprehension Check questions and Standards Focus activities on Satire, Characterization, Similes and Metaphors, and Allusions for the ENTIRE General Prologue, Quiz: Sections One and Two - Introduction through Plowman, Quiz: Sections Three and Four - Miller through Conclusion, Part A Test: General Prologue; Part B focuses specifically on the following tales: Knight's Tale, Miller's Tale, Reeve's Tale, Shipman's Tale, Prioress's Tale, Monk's Tale, Nun's Priest's Tale, Pardoner's Tale, Wife of Bath's Tale, Summoner's Tale, Clerk's Tale, Merchant's Tale, Franklin's Tale, Parson's Tale, and Chaucer's Retraction, Two Final Exam Versions (one entirely multiple choice), and MORE!

Publisher: Secondary Solutions
Grades: 10 - 12
Level(s): (High School)
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Canterbury Tales Copywork Notebook Canterbury Tales Copywork Notebook
Classic Canterbury Tales by Chaucer are captured in this Copywork Notebook. Includes excerpts from many of the tales. Classic copywork from Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, Middle Ages literature. This Notebook includes excerpts from several different prologues and tales, carefully chosen to help improve you 6th - 12th Grade students' handwriting, vocabulary, and historical literature appreciation.

Publisher: Knowledge Box Central
Grades: 3 - 8
Level(s): (Intermediate, Middle School)
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The Canterbury Tales - Activity Pack The Canterbury Tales - Activity Pack
Fulfill state-mandated objectives and national guidelines AND spark student learning with Prestwick Activity Packs. Providing a wide variety of activities such as role-playing, completing maps and charts, comparing authors' styles, and drawing from an array of sources, Activity Packs give students, individually or in small groups, hands-on experience with abstract literary concepts, including the intricacies of theme, nuances of style and plot, and motivations of characters. The clear-cut directions, spirited interactions, and valuable payoffs add up to time well spent.

Publisher: Prestwick House
Grades: 7 - 12
Level(s): (Middle School, High School)
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PWH304353 The Canterbury Tales - Response Journal
Help your students relate to the novels you're teaching with these ready-to-use, reproducible prompts for every chapter of the book! By reflecting on what they're reading one chapter at a time, students link newly learned ideas to their personal experience. Each Journal contains hundreds of focused writing prompts to get students thinking critically, developing voice, and ultimately creating a personal reference that will make their study of a particular novel all the more memorable. A reproducible test is included for an objective evaluation.

Publisher: Prestwick House
Grades: 7 - 12
Level(s): (Middle School, High School)
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TPP304882 The Canterbury Tales: Puzzle Pack
Here's a whole manual full of puzzles, games, and worksheets related to the novel! It includes: 1 unit word list and clues, 4 unit fill in the blank worksheets, 4 unit multiple choice worksheets, 4 unit magic squares, 4 unit word searches, 4 unit crosswords, 32 unit bingo cards, 1 vocabulary word list and definitions, 4 vocab fill in the blank worksheets, 4 vocab matching worksheets, 4 vocab magic squares worksheets, 4 vocab word searches, 4 vocab crosswords, 4 vocab juggle letter review worksheets, 1 master set of vocab flash cards, 32 vocab bingo cards, and answer keys to all worksheets and puzzles. Unit words are character names, symbols, places, etc. Vocabulary words are chosen from the book and are the same words used in the LitPlan Teacher Pack. Great for review, reinforcement, substitute teachers, and more!

Publisher: Teacher's Pet Publications
Grades: 11 - 12
Level(s): (High School)
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PWH200755 The Canterbury Tales - Teaching Unit
For the new teacher, Prestwick House's extensive line of title-specific Teaching Units may serve as a starting point. For the experienced teacher, the Unit may serve as a point of departure. Our aim is to save you time and energy while alleviating the frustration associated with teaching a new book. Each Unit identifies scholarly objectives and poses questions designed to develop mastery of those objectives. Our multiple-choice and essay tests are constructed to determine understanding of those objectives. Every unit includes brief introductory materials, a vocabulary list, questions for essay and discussion, a chapter-by-chapter study guide, and a multiple-choice and essay test.

Publisher: Prestwick House
Grades: 7 - 12
Level(s): (Middle School, High School)
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The Canterbury Tales - Downloadable Multiple Critical Perspectives The Canterbury Tales - Downloadable Multiple Critical Perspectives
Probe the depth and richness of your favorite titles and usher your students into an understanding of what really made us want to teach literature in the first place. Each guide offers clear and concise explanations of three different critical perspectives and provides class activities, discussion questions, and writing assignments to help you and your students examine the text from those views. Teach Macbeth from a feminist stance, discuss the use of archetype in The Scarlet Letter, and approach The Awakening from a Marxist position. You know you want to give your students more than simply plot, character, and theme, and now you finally can!

Publisher: Prestwick House
Grades: 9 - 12
Level(s): (High School)
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