We found 11 resources with the keyterm ccss.ela-literacy.rl.11-12.6
"Shooting An Elephant": George Orwell's Essay on His Life in Burma
9th - 12th
High school readers examine George Orwell's essay "Shooting an Elephant" for examples of symbolism, metaphor, connotation, and irony. They analyze how these literary tools convey the writer's main point and contribute to the persuasive...
"A Modest Proposal": Distinguishing Shades of Meaning When Writing an Argumentative Essay
11th - 12th
To smoke or not to smoke in public places? Swift's "A Modest Proposal" launches an exploration of how to formulate a stance, develop cogent rationale, and adopt an appropriate tone for a presentation on contemporary issues of social...
Figures of Speech Quotes and Examples
12th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Providing several examples of figures of speech, such as irony, paradox, and personification, this presentation could complement your lecture on pragmatic humor or humor in writing. Examples from Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in...