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Classic Short Stories

Penguin Paperbacks I collected these in the 1980's and 90's. I had over 400. Including no. 1 on the list. Ariel. But when my first little boy was born 5 years ago I sold them to make room for him. So sad. But that's life.

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Daphne du Maurier. I'm Currently reading Rebecca for the first time, absolutely beautiful.

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from Bites from Books:

Of Mice and Men – Baked Beans

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: banned consistently for various reasons, such as being "tedious" and "lacking traditional values"

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Simplistic and bold , a short piece of text could easily place into this layout style to make a dramatic start to an article or essay.

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

Short Story Unit Plan, FOUR WEEKS of Dynamic Lessons on Classic Short Stories

Beloved classic short stories are ramped up in this MASSIVE bundle of dynamic lessons. Click here for a full month of active learning.

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Stand By Me - minimal movie poster

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from Luscious: myLusciousLife.com

A luscious childhood: Beautiful books for children

The Wishing Chair by Enid Blyton - One of my favourites growing up!

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Looking for famous short stories? Try these great American classics. Each story includes teaching ideas. Teach "To Build a Fire" by Jack London, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" by Ambrose Bierce, "The Minister's Black Veil" by Nathaniel Hawthorne, "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry, "The Revolt of Mother" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, "The Open Boat" by Stephen Crane, "Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe, and "The Lady or the Tiger" by Frank Stockton.

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from Co.Design

The Beautiful Illustrations That Made Poe's Stories Terrifying In 1919

Harry Clark - original drawings for Edgar Alan Poe's work in 1919.

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Short stories for middle school classroom, mostly good.

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