Short Story Resources For Teachers; great collection of resources, including short stories to teach literary elements, excellent literature to add to your curriculum, and ideas for helping students write stories themselves
Im the nightmare emptier. The horrible things I've seen.who could be have such horrible dreams? The reason I am the one whose job this is, is because I cannot dream. I cannot dream nice dreams or terrible ones. (Get Him Back Writing Prompts)
The Ghost Haunting My House Wrote Me A Note
15 More Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements
Common Core Close Reading Stories Book Trailer (3rd -5th Grade) High-interest short stories for Common Core Close Reading. Printable stories with text annotations, a scoring rubric, and a sample exemplar for each short story. Multiple Literature, Speaking and Listening, Writing, and Language Common Core Standards are covered. www.literacymathideas.blogspot.com
Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities.