Posts Tagged 'satire':

AP Lang: Humor Week, Day 4

Standard: ELAGSE11-12W2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas, concepts, and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content. Learning Target: I can compose an AP Essay from an old AP Prompt. Opening Session: Review of the AP Rubric, since it’s been a while since we’ve written an essay 🙂 Work

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AP Lang: Humor Week, Day 3

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RI6 Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text in which the rhetoric is particularly effective, analyzing how style and content contribute to the power, persuasiveness, or beauty of the text. Learning Target: I can analyze how an author uses rhetoric to create humor in an essay. Opening Session: Satire ala The Simpsons! Work

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AP Lang: Anthem, Day 1

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RL1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. Learning Target: I can analyze the specific beliefs and philosophies of an author and how those beliefs influenced her work. Opening Session: Vocab Quiz

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American Lit: The Tone of Satire

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RL1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. Learning Target: I can analyze an author’s use of genre and detail for satirical purposes and explore the impact of ridicule on the perception

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American Lit: Identifying the Elements of Satire

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RL1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. Learning Target: I can identify the elements of satire and analyze how a satirist uses humor to develop a position. Opening Session: Let’s preview what

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