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									                         Short Story Summary Assignment

Directions: Please complete on a separate sheet of paper. You may work with a
       partner, but you must each turn in your own separate assignment.
In preparation for the Unit Test, you will summarize the following four short
       stories that we have read from the World Writer’s Today.

      1)     Rules of the Game by Amy Tan
      2)     Wanted: A Town without a Crazy by Muzaffer Izgu
      3)     Father’s Help by R.K. Narayan
      4)     Sally by Sandra Cisneros

Your summary must include:
         Title and author
         Brief summary of story (should be at least 3 sentences)
         Theme of the story
         One example of a literary device used in the story (irony, flashback,
          figurative language, etc)
         Write 3 sentences in which you relate the story to your own life.




                         Short Story Summary Assignment

Directions: Please complete on a separate sheet of paper. You may work with a
       partner, but you must each turn in your own separate assignment.
In preparation for the Unit Test, you will summarize the following four short
       stories that we have read from the World Writer’s Today.

      1)     Rules of the Game by Amy Tan
      2)     Wanted: A Town without a Crazy by Muzaffer Izgu
      3)     Father’s Help by R.K. Narayan
      4)     Sally by Sandra Cisneros

Your summary must include:
         Title and author
         Brief summary of story (should be at least 3 sentences)
         Theme of the story
         One example of a literary device used in the story (irony, flashback,
          figurative language)
         Write 3 sentences in which you relate the story to your own life.

								
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