Just like Brian Wilson did: Using allusion to teach imagery & theme
Beginning ENG I students are introduced to the general concepts of imagery (including symbolism) and theme in short literature in a lesson that features two contemporary pop songs and their lyrics. Serves as a useful attention getting exercise for low-level ENG I students who must become familiar with general literary concepts and terms for the ENG I EOC.
- Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative...
- Analyze the representation of a subject or a key scene in two different artistic mediums, including what is emphasized or absent in each treatment...
- CLE 3001.8.5
- Know and use appropriate literary terms to derive meaning from various literary genres.
- GLE 0101.5.3
- Make inferences and draw appropriate conclusions.
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Students will practice recognizing these concepts while examining the larger concepts of literary allusion and reference at the same time.