Understanding Similar Sounds: Homophones in Literature

Unit 12: Literacy: Naturalism and Understanding Conflict in the American Short Story
Lesson 5 of 7

Objective: SWBAT analyze the impact of word choice on tone by distinguishing the definitions of homophones. SWBAT analyze character and theme by developing their own test questions.

Big Idea: Looking back and looking ahead; it's a day to tie up loose ends regarding diction and prep students for what comes next with the their unit test.

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English / Language Arts, Short Stories, Literature, homophones, Comprehension (Reading), Fictional Literature, Kate Chopin, The Story of an Hour, Test Review, Student Generated Questions
  25 minutes
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