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The Wonder of Walden Woods

Unit 7: The Individual and the Transcendentalists
Lesson 4 of 10

Objective: SWBAT determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings by breaking down complex metaphors.

Big Idea: Marching to a simple beat: Thoreau simplifies as his rhetoric amplifies.

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English / Language Arts, metaphor (Reading), Transcendentalism, theme, autobiography, reflection, diction, Age of Reason
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