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Realism: Featured Work


 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain

Some “Text to Text” & “Text to World” connections to explore...

Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn 

(full e-text as well as original illustrations)

 

Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain

 

Mark Twain on Stage

 

 

Mark Twain in His Times

 

 

Explore Biblical allusions with

The Bible Gateway

Mark Twain Abroad

 National Park Service- Mississippi River Facts

Mississippi River

 

The Official Site for Mississippi River Travel

 

 

Explore steamboats 

with this link.

 

National Geographic's

 Map Machine

   

See the trailer for  Disney's The Adventures of Huck Finn: 


The Adventures of Huck Finn Trailer on Disney Video

 

 

 

 

 

From Ken Burns' YouTube Channel: Selected clips from Mark Twain

 

 

  

History Channel: "Emancipation Proclamation"

Audio Book/MP3

Download the MP3 of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn at Libri-Vox and listen to the novel as you read along with the e-text or your own copy of the novel.

 

Prentice Hall Literature: The American Experience - Selected Textbook Resources

Excerpt from Nonfiction: Life on the Mississippi -p. 576

Short Story: “The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County” –p. 581

Resources: Ethics and Learning 

Learn about Bloom's Taxonomy, the Six Pillars of Character, the Heinz Dilemma and more  - click here.