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BAZINGA! This fun lesson engages students with Big Bang YouTube video clips that will get them ready to learn all about satire and Swift's "A Modest Proposal." An attractive, engaging worksheet is included!

Sarcasm, irony, satire, and parody english literary devices

Is That Sarcasm? Including Irony, Satire, and Parody. Enhanced Lesson, Video Clips, and Printables. You'll laugh while you teach. Your students will laugh while they learn. ($)

"A Modest Proposal": A Study of Satire

This short CCSS aligned unit provides an overview, examination and creation of satire using Swift’s "A Modest Proposal" and other resources. Includes a vocabulary builder, a webquest, four analysis handouts, writing assignment with rubric and two quizzes. All teacher notes and teacher keys included. $