We found 106 resources with the concept irony
Creating Suspense Lesson 2: Analyzing Literary Devices in "The Lottery"
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Looking for a complete lesson plan that does not require searching for additional materials? Creating Suspense Lesson 2 offers just that. After reading Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery," scholars analyze the literary devices the author...
Born in the U.S.A: Music as Political Protest
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Though often used in shows of patriotism, Bruce Springsteen's 1985 song "Born in the U.S.A." is critical of America's role in the Vietnam war and its treatment of American veterans. High schoolers analyze the song's lyrics in an activity...
Identifying Types of Irony Using "The Gift of the Magi"
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
O. Henry's "The Gift of the Magi" is the classic example of irony in literature. Teach young writers about the ways irony can engage their readers with an activity in which they write scripts using dramatic irony, situational irony, and...
Pre-Reading Vocabulary Activities Using "The Gift of the Magi"
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The rich language of O. Henry's "The Gift of the Magi" is only appreciable if you understand the words. A short lesson reviews 13 words from the story and prompts class members to apply each word and its definition to other situations.
The View From Saturday: Concept/Vocabulary Analysis
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Design your unit on The View From Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg with a concept and vocabulary analysis resource. It outlines the plot, literary elements, vocabulary issues, and any possible considerations for planning a differentiated...
The Destruction and Rebuilding of the World Trade Center
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How did an investigation into the causes of the collapse of the Twin Towers, as a result of the 9/11 attacks, inform the construction of the new 1 World Trade Center? That is the central question of a resource that asks class members...
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle: Concept/Vocab Analysis
3rd - 7th
Before you begin reading The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi, review this reference sheet that includes a wealth of information regarding organizational pattern, theme, setting, foreshadowing, point of view, tone, irony,...
The Little Prince: Concept/Vocab Analysis
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Focus on the literary elements of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's The Little Prince with a concept analysis sheet. With suggestions and explanations for many of the book's concepts, vocabulary, and other issues that may arise in instruction,...
Pride and Prejudice: Concept/Vocabulary Analysis
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Clarify the setting, literary themes, and potential vocabulary issues with a concept analysis resource. With thoughtful explanations of many parts of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, the reference sheet will be a great addition to your...