Engage your students in hands-on learning while teaching symbolism with this flipbook and PowerPoint activity that can be used with any text.
Students will analyze symbolism in a systematic way by citing textual evidence. Setup is quick and easy with clear instructions for your students, which makes this the perfect activity to leave for a substitute.
✅ Quick and easy to explain
✅ Independent – leave it for a sub!
✅ Artistic and memorable
✨ Substitute Days
✨ Break up reading the text
✨ Mid-Way Checkpoint
✨ End-of-Unit Assessment or Task
✨ Group Work
Teaching symbolism can be challenging, but with this flipbook your students will…
✅ Move the tabs from concrete to abstract
✅ Progress through the analysis of a description of the symbol
✅ Take concrete ideas to analysis of abstract qualities
✅ Love this step-by-step approach to analyzing symbolism in any text
What teachers like you are saying about this teaching symbolism activity:
Your teaching symbolism resource includes:
⭐ A step-by-step PowerPoint showing how to construct the Flipbook (You can edit the requirements for each flap)
⭐ A full Teacher’s Guide for each flap of the flipbook, including prompts
⭐ Two editable rubrics (analytic and holistic, prints 2/pg)
⭐ A brainstorming sheet for students (prints 2/pg)
⭐ Digital version
⭐ A plain-text symbolism analysis worksheet for screen-readers