Ralph Ellison
Lesson plans for Invisible Man and other works

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Invisible Man Summary, criticism, discussion questions, writing topics, more.

Biography and Background

Ralph Ellison

Ralph Ellison: Additional Footage
Video clips, commentary on Ellison's life and work. Follow links at the top for a career timeline and critical essay.

Invisible Man

Invisible Man Online
A variety of resources, including symbolism and motif strands.

Invisible Man
Reading strategies to support the novel, including an anticipation guide, a handout on causes and effects that is labelled "graphic organizer," and a pre-reading vocabulary activity. Adobe Reader required for access.

Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
A teacher shares plans with emphasis on motifs and a background project, "Getting to know Harlem."

Ralph Ellison
Students explore the theme of invisibility in The Invisible Man, in their own lives, and in their communities. Includes standards, assessment, and graphic organizers.

Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man
Chapter summaries and links to criticism.

Vocabulary from Invisible Man
Words are presented in context and with definitions. Click on a word for pronunciation, examples of recent use, more.


This reading group guide includes 15 discussion questions.

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