Ch 1: A Wrinkle in Time Literary Context

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The A Wrinkle in Time Literary Context chapter of this A Wrinkle in Time Study Guide course is the most efficient way to study the context of this literary text. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus includes lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you understand the essential concepts from the context of this novel.

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  • Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
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  • Watch each video in the chapter to review all key topics.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with the A Wrinkle in Time Literary Context chapter exam.

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  • Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only the information you need to know.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
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Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the novel A Wrinkle in Time for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:

  • Overview of author Madeleine L'Engle
  • The genre of this novel
  • How this first novel began the whole series and why the book was banned
  • Themes and conflicts presented in the book
  • The most influential quotes from the story

8 Lessons in Chapter 1: A Wrinkle in Time Literary Context
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Who Wrote A Wrinkle in Time? - Author Madeleine L'Engle

1. Who Wrote A Wrinkle in Time? - Author Madeleine L'Engle

''A Wrinkle in Time'' stands out as a deeply insightful work of children's fiction written by the equally insightful Madeleine L'Engle. In this lesson, you will learn about the life, career, and personal convictions of this acclaimed author.

A Wrinkle in Time Book Series

2. A Wrinkle in Time Book Series

In this lesson, you will get an overview of the Time Quintet, also know as 'A Wrinkle in Time' book series. The five science fiction/fantasy books, written by Madeleine L'Engle, share common characters and themes.

A Wrinkle in Time: Themes & Conflict

3. A Wrinkle in Time: Themes & Conflict

In this lesson, we will discuss the major themes and conflict in Madeline L'Engle's 'A Wrinkle in Time.' We will explore the power of unconditional love, the strength of human individuality and the struggle of good versus evil inherent in the text.

What Genre is A Wrinkle in Time?

4. What Genre is A Wrinkle in Time?

Madeleine L'Engle's 1962 book 'A Wrinkle in Time' combines elements of different literary genres. The focus of this lesson is to identify and describe the genres represented in this book.

Why Was A Wrinkle in Time a Banned Book?

5. Why Was A Wrinkle in Time a Banned Book?

'A Wrinkle in Time' by Madeleine L'Engle was published in 1962. Since that time, it has consistently made the American Library Association's list of frequently challenged or banned books. In this lesson, you will find out why.

Important Quotes from A Wrinkle in Time

6. Important Quotes from A Wrinkle in Time

Madeleine L'Engle's, ''A Wrinkle in Time'' is a fantasy novel about good overcoming evil. Meg Murry must find the courage and strength inside of herself to save her father and brother from the evil forces that threaten them.

A Wrinkle in Time Lesson Plan

7. A Wrinkle in Time Lesson Plan

Did your students hit all the important marks in their analysis of Madeline L'Engle's 'A Wrinkle in Time'? Two text lessons provide an overview of key points so students can self-check their ideas. Related lessons and extensions help to reinforce instruction.

A Wrinkle in Time Vocabulary Flashcards

A Wrinkle in Time Vocabulary Flashcards

These flashcards are designed to review vocabulary words from Madeleine L'Engle's popular science fiction novel, 'A Wrinkle in Time.' Study this set to learn the more difficult words from this book about space and time travel and the importance of human individuality!

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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