Edgar Allan Poe Author Study Project

What do YOU know about POE? Get ready to find out!

Step 1: Watch the 'mini' Biography above.

Step 2:  Use the links below to find out more about Poe.

Step 3: Groups of THREE: Each person choose ONE category.  You will create a short, informational project based on that category to share with the  other members of your group and possibly the class.

Categories:

  • Poe's Personal Life
  • Poe's Writings and Career
  • Poe's Lasting Influence and References to Him TODAY

Step 4:  Create a way of sharing what you've learning  with your small group/class.  

  • This should be a short (1-2 minute) presentation, movie, website, or project that you will share with your group and possibly the class.

Requirements:

NO GOOGLE PRESENTATIONS OR DOCS, POWERPOINT or PREZI!  BE CREATIVE and use a more INTERACTIVE tool/program!

  • Must use at least 2 of the sources above.
  • Must be interesting and have visuals, multi media and minimal text.
  • Must effectively share information about your category in a unique, informative, and interesting way.
  • Must GIVE CREDIT to the sources used in your presentation (when you use ideas/info).

Level 4 -  Use one additional CREDIBLE (.org, .edu, .gov) source.  

Add a way for your audience to respond:

*Kahoot or Socrative to "quiz" or survey

*Twitter question/hashtag

*Google + community - polling feature

PROGRAMS TO USE (pick one OR find your own!):

DUE: Thursday, Nov. 20th beginning of hour!