Richard Connell, "The Most Dangerous Game"
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"The Most Dangerous Game" eNotes Response Journal
Each Response Journal includes a rich variety of writing prompts: some will take students directly into the text, while others will give students an opportunity to express their thoughts and feelings and to reflect on their own experiences.

Comparing Characters Across Two Short Stories
Students compare and contrast characters and/or settings from "The Most Dangerous Game" and Jack London's "To Build a Fire." The lesson includes a link to the London story. Adobe Reader required for access.

"The Most Dangerous Game"
Links to worksheets, vocabulary practice, and online versions of the story.

"The Most Dangerous Game"
Four vocabulary games.

"The Most Dangerous Game"
Text of the story.

"The Most Dangerous Game" vocabulary
60 words presented in context and with definitions. Click on a word for pronunciation, synonyms, examples of use, more.

The Most Dangerous Murder Trial
Students will make inferences and apply listening skills as they role-play a trial of the main character. This lesson is designed for 9th grade.