The Luckiest Time of All - Prediction

Updated: 9/27/2021
The Luckiest Time of All - Prediction
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Luckiest Time of All Lesson Plans

The Luckiest Time of All by Lucille Clifton

Lesson Plans by Becky Harvey

"The Luckiest Time of All” is a short story about a grandmother recalling how she and her husband met, in what could have been very unlucky circumstances. It is a sweet tale about luck and happenstance.


The Luckiest Time of All

Storyboard Description

The Luckiest Time of All by Lucille Clifton Activities

Storyboard Text

  • Introduction
  • Prediction 1
  • Prediction 2
  • I just want to go home.
  • Me too!
  • Elzie & Ovella run off to the show: WHAT COULD HAPPEN?
  • Elzie and Ovella could find jobs at the show. They might become clowns.
  • The show isn't as exciting as they think. Elzie and Ovella might get homesick.