The Raven Video Study Guide | Complete Playlist

This video study guide of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven provides 5 short videos that help students better understand the plot, characters, symbols, and themes. These videos will aid students in citing textual evidence to support their analysis of the text.  Additionally, the videos serve as a great asset for students to better understand the meaning of words and phrases used in the text along with their figurative and connotative meanings.  Course Hero also provides free resources like study guides and infographics at the link below. For a list of Common Core State Standards addressed, see below. 

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Common Core State Standards The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe


Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.


Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language evokes a sense of time and place; how it sets a formal or informal tone).