Suspense: Digital Elements of Literature Mini-Unit


Teach your students all about suspense with this digital and engaging elements of literature teaching unit. This suspense teaching unit runs on the Google™ platform and utilizes Slides and Docs.

This digital literary elements suspense mini-unit includes:

  • 15-slide Google Slides™ presentation

– definitions

– annotated suspense examples from literature

– student practice examples from literature

  • Student sketch notes in Google Slides for notetaking during instruction
  • Suspense scavenger hunt for any text
  • 12 suspense tasks cards for any text

This digital literary elements teaching unit is part of an entire unit that teaches and breaks down literary elements. This entire unit includes instruction and student practice for teaching characterization, conflict, foreshadowing, mood, motif, plot, setting, suspense, theme, and tone.