Teach Parody with Picture Books

Teach Parody with Picture Books

Picture books provide a perfect way to introduce complex concepts such as parodies. (A parody is more than a patterned imitation. It includes humor, sarcasm, or satire. Understanding parody requires the reader to think comparatively and to make text-to-text...
Teach Parody with Picture Books

Teach Parody with Picture Books

Picture books provide a perfect way to introduce complex concepts such as parodies. (A parody is more than a patterned imitation. It includes humor, sarcasm, or satire. Understanding parody requires the reader to think comparatively and to make text-to-text...
Find Figurative Language in Popular Song Lyrics

Find Figurative Language in Popular Song Lyrics

Poetry is a perfect vehicle for introducing figurative language to students. However, this type of writing may not be appreciated by all of your students. So consider an alternative…Popular song lyrics can act as a motivating medium. Songs are simply poetry set...