Reflection: Unit Planning The Genre's the Thing: Understanding Satirical Structures in Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales" - Section 1: Teacher to Teacher: Lesson Context and Time Frame

 

Lecture Notes and Introducing Literature explains my rationale for saving the lecture on the Middle Ages until after our work on "The General Prologue."

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The Genre's the Thing: Understanding Satirical Structures in Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales"

Unit 7: Take a Little Trip: The Middle Ages and Chaucer
Lesson 6 of 11

Objective: SWBAT analyze Chaucer's satire through their knowledge about genre structure in the epic, Arthurian Romance, literary confessional, and exemplum.

Big Idea: Satire builds on genre.

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Subject(s):
English / Language Arts, archetype, Literature, Fictional Literature, characterization, satire, Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, Estates, Genre
  45 minutes
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