Lessons for Satire

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  • Mad-Libbing Your Way Into Modern Poetry - … ., fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, American literature, British literature, world and ancient literature … .,fiction, nonfiction, myths, poems, biographies, autobiographies, science fiction, supernatural tales, satires, parodies, plays, drama, American literature, British literature, world and ancient …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 6-8
  • The Beautiful Game: Teaching and Learning With the World Cup - … Cup blog. Then look at The Onion Sports Network's satirical coverage, including its infographic on how the game works, and write your own satire based on one of the Goal posts you read. Attend …
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  • Enhancing Sherman Alexie's Reservation Blues - … regional and U.S. highway maps 4. Apply irony and satire to a short, creative piece 5. Follow a recipe 6 … the Students of Literature of the West" using a similar satirical approach as the author on pages 154-155. - Alexie uses …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 9-12
  • The Red Badge of Courage: A New Kind of Courage - … battle scenes in this book..." "The book is a vicious satire upon American soldiers and American armies. The hero of the … the magazine "The Dial," attacked the work as a "vicious satire upon American soldiers and American armies," with a central character …
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  • Making Myths: The West in Public and Private Writings - … choice of names authors give characters. Harte combines serious and satirical names in his stories. If students have read Dickens, they … of fiction, first with "serious names," then changing them to satirical ones. Have them give one group of readers one version …
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  • Rube Goldberg and the Meaning of Machines - … Lesson Dependency :None Keywords: compound machines, simple machines, Rube Goldberg, satire, work, mechanical advantage Reviews: Read Reviews | Review/Comment Related Curriculum … during this modern era. Rube Goldberg's (see Figure 3) satirical scope magnifies for us the meaninglessness of some of the …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 6-12
  • Writing Like a Pro - … periods. Indicators 6. Recognize and differentiate characteristics of subgenres, including satire, parody and allegory, and explain how choice of genre affects … Age of Reason tended to write essays and politically fueled satire (e.g., Swift's "A Modest Proposal" and Gulliver's …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 9-12
  • Parody Article Taken Seriously? - AFP Online, People's Daily quoted a satirical article calling Kim Jong-un of North Korea the "sexiest … Title: Heartthrob," Edward Wong writes about a parody by the satirical newspaper The Onion that was apparently taken seriously by the …
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  • The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales - … student will become familiar with the concept of parody and satire and will complete at least one of the listed activities … jacket are rendered in the same hectic style. Takeoffs and satires are meaningless without prior knowledge of source material. Because some …
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  • Twain's Voices: Introduction to The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - … Voices: Introduction to The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn What is Satire? TIME ESTIMATE FOR THIS LESSON One class period ALIGNMENT WITH … the author. Remind the students of yesterday’s discussion of satire. If Twain’s direct message in these notes is different …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 9-12
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