Classroom Video: Pacing - Section 2: Reading: Montag burns his own home

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Analyzing Symbolism of Fire Throughout Fahrenheit 451

Unit 10: Fahrenheit 451: The Sieve and the Sand
Lesson 6 of 6

Objective: SWBAT determine a theme and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details, by focusing on how fire affects Montag over time and what it symbolizes.

Big Idea: What role does fire play in this text?

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