Text to Film Comparison for “The Lottery”

Hi 8th graders,

We’re continuing to practice literary analysis (having an opinion, backing it up with evidence, and explaining exactly how your evidence supports your opinion) – hooray! Your 2-3 paragraph comparisons are due on Friday, 11/1, for Thomas and Monday, 11/4, for Mansfield. You can review the film here:


Make sure to use evidence from the text and the film to support your response to the prompt!