Lessons for Satire

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  • Analyzing Huck Finn: A Cooperative Learning Lesson - … them with quotes as proof for your answers. Question #1: Satire is to make fun of something in society by poking … , TV, etc. (They do this on Saturday Night Live.) Twain satirizes many things in Huck Finn. Make a list of the kinds of things (People, places, beliefs, society) Twain Satirizes in the novel. Is he effective? Huck Finn Group Questions …
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  • Introuducing Huckleberry Finn - … watch it and discover the different ideas that they are satirizing. Students will be amazed at what they poke fun of … them write their own monologue, scenario, etc. of appropriate school satire. No running down of individuals is allowed. This helps them …
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  • "To be or not to be" and the VT - … more challenging adaptation, students could write a Unlock Math Word satire based on the "to be or not to be" monologue … modern society that bothers them. Students could begin such a satire by switching the essential verb "be" to another verb and … sites: http:// www.compusmart.ab.ca/hamlet/charles.htm (a satirical version of "to be or not to be" written by …
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  • Going Viral? Creating Dance Videos Across the Curriculum - … New Media and Information Technologies Activity | Show students this semi-satirical video about making a viral video. Ask them what truths … . Examples: Students in an English literature class might dramatize or satirize a scene, theme or character from a work they area … in class. Do they want to do a tribute or satiric video? What is their purpose? Do they want to play …
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  • Fill-In | Vice President Biden and 'The Onion' - … rather a doctored image from the fevered imagination of the satirical journal The Onion. Go to related article > Directions: Fill in … the White House ____ . But to readers of ____ , the satirical newspaper and Web site, the vice president has done all … for Hennessy cognac that emphasize his international playboy ____ . Political satire typically seizes on a public official's foibles or flaws …
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  • Do Something about... Voting/Civic Engagement - … Laughing Matter (See lesson below) Students learn how cartoons and satire raise concerns about an issue. Lesson 7: How do organizers … Goal: Students will learn how the use of cartoons and satire as a means of raising concern about an issue Standards … centuries, people have been using cartoons and other forms of satire to raise awareness and comment on a variety of issues …
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  • The Pros and Cons of Discussion - … has written, and his writing style. 4. Discussing satire. Discuss the use of satire in other books such as The Invisible Man … by Aldous Huxley (Perennial Classics, 1998). After reading, discuss how satire applies in this short story. 5. Discussing the concept of …
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  • The Lighter Side of Fluoride - … a position on a health issue, to use satire to present a position Materials satirical essays, editorials, editorial cartoons, video rants Before Exploring Provide students with satirical essays, editorials, and editorial cartoons to examine and, if possible …
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  • Tweening Word Movies - … /initial all homework assignments. 2) Goals Review – Pass back the satire essays, if you have finished grading them (If you have … , is so they could include a writing sample from their Satire essay, if so desired.) Remind students also that they need … Story Evaluation Essay 1 Incident Poem Essay 2 Essay 3: Satire © 2002 ESubjects Inc. All rights reserved. 3
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  • 3.1 Lesson plans and activities on the web - … government. 2012 Election: Stephen Colbert and the Role of Political Satire (Morningside Center) This lesson provides students with a background on political satire while also educating them on the function of money in … political ads, and the full text of Jonathan Swifta s satirical classic, "A Modest Proposal." Propaganda Techniques in Literature and Online …
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