|Unit of Instruction||The Outsiders, FSA Practice Test, assorted songs|
LAFS.7. W.1.2d Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
I can identify various literary devices in a text.
Allusion (n) an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference
Elude (v) evade or escape from (a danger, enemy, or pursuer), typically in a skillful or cunning way
Free verse (n) poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular meter
Hyperbole (n) exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally
Implore (v) beg someone earnestly or desperately to do something
Indignant (adj) feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as unfair treatment
Onomatopoeia (n) the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named
Sullen (adj) bad-tempered and sulky; gloomy; depressed
Vital (adj) absolutely necessary or important; essential
Wistful (adj) having or showing a feeling of vague or regretful longing