This site provides lesson plans and activities for a novel study of “The Scarlet Letter”. Lessons feature audio vocabulary definitions, discussions on imagery and symbolism and extensive chapter by chapter activities. One site enables downloading the novel as a podcast. Author information and Puritan life are given.
The Glencoe Literature Library study guide provides extensive activities for a novel study. Focus activities, background information, and vocabulary previews are given. Journal templates and Venn diagrams can be downloaded.
This site provides a lesson involving symbolism and using the film version of the novel. Several websites about the author provide background information and details about the novel's symbolism and imagery.
Understanding the difference between an author and narrator is one of the objectives in this lesson. The author's personal history and society's mores reflected in his writing are presented in this lesson.
This novel study provides discussion questions, a grading rubric, and extension activities. An additional activity focuses on the character of Pearl. Audio is provided for vocabulary definitions. Note: This site includes advertising.