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The Story of an Hour

The Story of an Hour


by Kate Chopin

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the The Story of an Hour Teacher Pass

The Story of an Hour Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

"The Joy That Kills"

This site introduces a film adaptation of Chopin's short story and includes a clip from the film. Titled The Joy That Kills, the film runs 56 minutes – a perfect run time for a class period.