Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle" Lesson:
Sherlock Holmes Level: Honors
Seventh Grade English
Standards/ Benchmarks: E2b: Produce a response to literature that
demonstrates an understanding of the literary work. E5a: The student
identifies and responds to fiction using interpretive, critical, and
evaluative processes; that is, the student: evaluates literary merit,
analyzes the reasons for a characters actions, taking into account
the situation and basic motivation of the character. E3b: Participates
in group meetings in which the student gives reasons in support of
opinions expressed. Volunteers contributions and responds when directly
solicited by the teacher or discussion leader.
the contrary, Watson, you can see everything. You fail, however, to
reason from what you see. You are too timid in drawing your inferences."
name is Sherlock Holmes. It is my business to know what other people
is always awkward doing business with an alias."