Suspense: Elements of Literature Mini-Unit


Teach your students all about suspense with this engaging elements of literature teaching unit.

This literary elements suspense mini-unit includes:

  • 15-slide PowerPoint presentation

– definitions

– annotated suspense examples from literature

– student practice examples from literature

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

This literary elements teaching unit works with any piece of fiction. The student materials come as a secured PDF.