Langston Hughes Biography Mini-Escape - Middle School ELA Interactive Biography

Langston Hughes Biography Mini-Escape - Middle School ELA Interactive Biography

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This Langston Hughes Biography Mini-Escape game is a one-lock escape room that introduces your students to Author Langston Hughes in a fun and engaging way. This fully interactive biography has students read an animated biography of the author, animated slides of selected works, interesting facts, and quotes, then watch a short video. Finally, they play a content-related game to demonstrate their knowledge and solve the clue and win the escape! This escape room is completely paperless and requires no prep other than sharing the link.

The benefits of this mini-version are that it is perfect for use in combination with a research project based on Langston Hughes or as an introduction to the author. It is self-contained and the information will enable students to learn about and/or fill out the research biography project sheet included. It is perfect for a 35-45 minute class period, leaving time for students to open computers, link, and learn about the author.

  • Great for introducing students to author Langston Hughes and selected works: The Negro Speaks of Rivers, The Weary Blues, Dreams, The Ways of White Folks, Not Without Laughter and/or Mulatto.
  • Everything is contained within the escape, there are no outside links
  • Printable Biography Notes Sheet and notes for students to use with escape are included!
  • Great as a companion piece to any research biography project
  • Students demonstrate their knowledge through a matching game and code.
  • A completion phrase is provided to students as proof they completed the escape.
  • Step-by-step teacher instructions with answer key is provided
  • This project aligns with English Language Arts, Literacy, Informational Texts, Biography Research, Nonfiction, Literature.

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