The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street | 123Read&Write


This simple 7th Grade Language Arts literary study focuses on The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street, which is a story, by Rod Serling, from the episodic television series, The Twilight Zone. 

From the 1960’s series, The Twilight Zone, The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street is a case study in paranoia. At the story’s onset, we are taken to the unassuming locale of Maple Street. Things go amiss and the street experiences a power outage. Instantly, the street’s residents are suspicious of each other and what could have possibly caused this occurrence. The notion of alien lifeforms comes up and suddenly everybody is a suspect.   The characters believe that the aliens could be among them, all the while appearing human!



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The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Assessment



Nov 10, 2014, 7:46 PM