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The Story of an Hour
The Story of an Hour
by Kate Chopin

The Story of an Hour Assignments & Activities

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Objective: A story this short and this poetic just seems to beg for an artsy response, don't you think? Mrs. Mallard sitting at the window, grieving but also rejoicing at the fresh freedom before her just gets us. We feel like pai...
Objective: "The Story of an Hour" is so short that today it might be called flash fiction or micro fiction. Rather than a fully developed story or fully rendered characters, Chopin gives us this brief but compelling sketch of a fe...