Meeting Clarisse: How Direct Characterization Affects How We Read a Text

Unit 9: Fahrenheit 451: The Hearth and the Salamander
Lesson 3 of 10

Objective: SWBAT analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone by citing words and phrases from Fahrenheit 451 and determining their effect, specifically on characterization.

Big Idea: If you describe someone as "like candlelight," what are you saying about that person?

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