Exploring the Power of Puns

Read and analyze a variety of Shakespearean and contemporary puns using Visual Thesaurus computer software. Middle and high schoolers analyze a pun as a class; in small groups they analyze a Shakespearean pun using contextual clues and the Visual Thesaurus. Each group then writes an original pun.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Grade
6th - 12th
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
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