The Prince and the Pauper
- Grades: 6–8
- Identify the elements of historical fiction.
- Learn about historical accounts from the Renaissance Period of English culture.
- Work in twos to produce and present a multimedia presentation for classmates.
- Read aloud and/or perform a simplified version of Mark Twain's novel The Prince and the Pauper.
Lesson Plans for this Unit
Producing a Response Activity
Students will respond to The Prince and the Pauper by choosing a culminating project from the Culminating Project printable. This project can be used in addition to, or in place of, a unit test. As always, this depends on your learners and their needs. If you wish, use the rubric as an assessment tool.