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The Importance of Being Earnest Unit Bundle
Oscar Wilde's satire play "The Importance of Being Earnest" is a breeze to teach with this bundle! What’s included: 1. Victorian Etiquette Quiz: This just-for-fun quiz based on a real Victorian etiquette book introduces students to the absurdity of Victorian Era manners, and then prompts them to
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The Importance of Being Earnest and A Modest Proposal Unit Materials
This unit integrates A Modest Proposal and The Importance of Being Earnest seamlessly as it explores the cultural and satirical significance of these two famous texts. The resource includes: - Teacher Tools Page - Satire Pre-Test - Satirical Devices - Satirical Devices Picture Chart - A Modest Pro
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The Importance of Being Earnest Lesson Plans
The The Importance of Being Earnest lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and mo
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The Importance of Being Earnest Study Unit
The Importance of Being Earnest Study Unit is a fantastic PowerPoint and Word Document study guide bundle to help facilitate a deep understanding of the play among your students. The PowerPoint beings by offering a biography that covers Wilde’s early career, influences and trends of his time, works
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"The Importance of Being Earnest" Test
This document includes two tests on Oscar Wilde's play. The first test has 50 objective questions (answer key included). The second test can be an in-class or homework assignment isntead of an open-book test. It is based on Wilde's use of oxymoric statements. (My seniors love doing this activity!)
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Victorian Etiquette Quiz (Use with The Importance of Being Earnest)
Before reading Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest, this just-for-fun quiz based on a real Victorian etiquette book introduces students to the absurdity of Victorian Era manners, and then prompts them to think about whether our own era has equally ridiculous expectations for behavior. A ke
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The Importance of Being Earnest Introductory PowerPoint
This 9-slide PowerPoint presentation provides the necessary background information students need to know before reading Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest." Information includes: -Explanation of how Jack uses the name Ernest -The reason for conflict -Overview of the Aesthetic Movement
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The Importance of Being Earnest: Practice with Literary Analysis
This lesson is designed for students to close read a passage from Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, analyze it for its tone, diction, and characterization. Students will write with greater depth about the author’s use of satire of the conventions during the Victorian Period. There is
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The Importance of Being Earnest Test
This 25 question objective test with an essay is for advanced students who studied this play as social satire. There are NO recall questions. The focus is on satiric themes and characterization. An answer key is included. The focus of the essay is on what type of comedy best suits The Importance
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Importance of Being Earnest
Test includes 50 short-answer questions and seven possible essay questions. Most questions may be answered in 1-3 words. Because the questions are listed in the same order as they appear in the book, it is a good assessment to determine if students actually read the book instead of reading plot summ
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Comedic Ladder, Humor Theory, Importance of Being Earnest, Satire Prezi
NOTE: To get an EDITABLE copy, please email me at nharbison11@sbcglobal.net after your purchase, and I will give you access so that you can "SAVE A COPY" to your own account and change it however you wish (some changes have taken away this feature as automatic). ------------------------------------
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The Importance of Being Earnest Comedy Class Activity (solo or group)
This worksheet assigns students/groups of students to locate comedy, parody, etc. in The Importance of Being Earnest. The worksheet is deesigned so that you can assign certain character(s) to each student(s) and is also designed so that the teacher can decide when to do this activity (it can be done
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The Importance of Being Earnest (Oscar Wilde) Study Guide
This study guide includes 37 plot-based questions for students to complete while they are reading Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. A key is included. I also sell this product as part of my discounted The Importance of Being Earnest Bundle!
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The Importance of Being Earnest - Summary in Cloze Test Format
"Fill in the blanks" summary of events in The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. There are three pages (one for each act) for students to complete. At the end of each section, a word bank is provided to assist students. This is an active learning activity. It could be used as revision wh
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The Importance of Being Earnest Study Guide CC Aligned
This close reading study guide with answer key requires students to cite textual evidence and to apply knowledge of satire to their responses. This is a complete three act guide that is Common Core friendly!
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The Importance of Being Earnest - Crossword Puzzle
Crossword puzzle based on The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. This is a fun activity which could be used for revision or as a class or homework assignment when students have completed their reading of the play. There are 37 clues. Each entry is a character name, a location, or a keywo
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Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde - Guided Question Worksheet
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde is a delightful play sure to touch the hearts of your students. This five page guided response with 26 short essay questions will help strengthen student's comprehension as you do a group read in class. The last question, number 27, elicits a 300-40
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The Importance of Being Earnest Unit Test
This end-of-the-book unit test for The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde includes: Matching (20) Multiple Choice (16) Short Answer (10) Quotations (5) Composition (5) Vocabulary (25) Each test section is set up so it can be used separately or included together with other sections. Answe
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Vocabulary Words for The Importance of Being Earnest
This is a short PowerPoint that displays some of the most pertinent words for the play, The Importance of Being Earnest. You may use the vocabulary any way you choose. There are 20 words.
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The Importance of Being Earnest --- Introduction & Background
Powerpoint introducing the background of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. Slides are about Victorian society, Wilde, paradox, and satire. Be sure to check out the supplemental (and free) Wilde Wit quotes.
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The Importance of Being Earnest Theme Analysis
This activity is great to develop students' ability to locate textual evidence to support a theme and then bridge the theme in contemporary society. This assignment can be completed in class or for homework. Answer key with suggested answers is included.
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The Importance of Being Earnest (Wilde) Graphic Organizer: The "Well-Made Play"
This graphic organizer helps students understand how The Importance of Being Earnest meets the criteria of the genre known as “the well-made play.” Students can make notes as they read or complete the sheet as a cumulative assignment. Answer key included! As a bonus, it also includes a version of t
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Introduction to The Importance of Being Earnest PPT
This is a Powerpoint Presentation introducing students to The Importance of Being Earnest. Slides include information about the author, the Victorian period, characters, genre, literary devices, and themes.
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The Importance of Being Earnest Guiding Questions
Included are questions for all three acts of The Importance of Being Earnest. They are great for guided reading.
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The Importance of Being Earnest and Literary Theory
This engaging activity has students breaking down into groups to dissect The Importance of Being Earnest according to three literary theories: New Historicism, Feminism and Psychoanalytic. There are five questions that guide each literary lens to delve into the text directly then create a thesis t
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Practice with Socratic Seminar—Oscar Wilde from The Importance of Being Earnest
The Importance of Being Earnest, written by Oscar Wilde is a classic that has been called the funniest play written in the English Language. These lessons focus on final scenes of the play starting when Lady Bracknell reenters the play in the country setting until the play’s conclusion. The play s
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Reading Comprehension - The Importance of Being Earnest (Penguin Readers)
***answer key included A reading comprehension for the Penguin Readers book The Importance of Being Earnest. Books from Penguin Readers are adapted for English learners (ESL or EFL) and categorized by levels (from 1 to 6). For more information, go to www.penguinreaders.com The Penguin Readers' ve
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Research Paper -- Oscar Wilde -- The Importance of Being Earnest
Research paper on Oscar Wilde and one of his greatest works, The Importance of Being Earnest-- great to share as an example with your 11th, 12th, or college-level English classes. Includes research paper and works cited page--Check out the preview! Thanks for visiting my store! Please leave a revi
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The Importance of Being Earnest: Reading Workshops and Vocabulary Quizzes
Includes three interactive reading/discussion workshops that target quotations from each act and underscore major themes. These workshops are suitable for pair work or literature circles. Also includes two challenging sets of vocabulary words, quizzes, and keys. These materials were designed for an
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The Importance of Being Earnest Satire Study
This two page activity includes a detailed answer key. Working with a partner or as a homework assignment, students will work through the play to analyze the satirical targets of Wilde's play. Skills include: citing textual evidence, relating author's purpose to comedic devices and making a large
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The Importance of Being Earnest - Reading/Viewing Questions
This set of questions is designed to provoke and test students' learning when studying the play by Oscar Wilde. Some of the questions are basic fact-finding. Others require students to understand why characters act in a particular way, or say specific things. Many seek opinions from students on ac
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The Importance of Being Earnest ed. of Bookmarks Plus—Fun Freebie/Reading Aid!
The many editions of BOOKMARKS PLUS provide students with essential knowledge of the book: title, author info, publication date, genre, story premise, descriptions of main characters, and setting. Each edition also contains a "Words to Know" section, which students can refer to as they come across d
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The Importance of Being Earnest Journal Prompts
This sheet includes four journal prompts related to the major themes of the play (dealing with deceit, marriage, money and more). The prompts can be assigned throughout the reading of the play or as a cumulative assignment. I also sell this product as part of my discounted The Importance of Being
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The Critical Reader's Guide to The Importance of Being Earnest
I created this resource as a way to facilitate higher-order thinking and reading skills for one of my favorite plays, The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. My students love this play for its humor and satirical qualities, so I created this unit to really engage their thinking beyond conven
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The Importance of Being Earnest v. the film Airplane Lesson
This packet features a comparison between the literary devices displayed in the film, Airplane and the play, The Importance of Being Earnest. There is a worksheet to accompany the reading of the play (highly recommended to be done aloud in class) and a note sheet so students can record pertinent in
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The Importance of Being Earnest Vocabulary List
This is a graphic organizer that lists 19 vocabulary words from The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. Students fill in definitions for the words, as well as create their own sentences and images for each word.
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The Importance of Being Earnest - complete play
Oscar Wilde's famous comedy. Nine characters, five male, 4 female. Wonderful show for the stage, classroom or readers theater. Hamlet the Musical Macbeth the Musical Jane Eyre One Act Musical Farce Hamlet the Musical Complete Show with script and score and mp3’s
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The Importance of Being Earnest Note Chart
This graphic organizer lists the characters of the play along with literary terms such as the types of irony and climax. It also requires the students to explain prudery as it relates to the play and to conclude what Mr. Wilde revealed about the Victorians through the characters' personalities and
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The Importance of Being Earnest Study Prompts
This 15-page resource is a set of short writing tasks, and formal essay questions in the style of AP and IB examinations. The initial tasks focus student attention on significant aspects of each scene, and build up a full understanding of what Oscar Wilde is trying to achieve, how he is trying to ac
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The Importance of Being Earnest (Oscar Wilde) Debates
This assignment presents some controversial statements about the characters in Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. The students decide whether they agree with the statements and explain their reasoning using specific references to the play. This can be completed as a written or verbal ass
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The Importance of Being Earnest LitPlan Combo Pack Lesson Plans
Big Savings With This Lesson Plan Combination Pack For The Importance of Being Earnest! Get the LitPlan Teacher Pack, Puzzle Pack, and Q&A Presentation for The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde together and enjoy BIG savings. This bundle of lesson plans for Importance of Being Earnest
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The Importance of Being Earnest Warm-up: Lady Bracknell's Scatter-Brained Sister
A character Oscar Wilde forgot to mention in The Importance of Being Earnest gives her own batty synopsis of the goings on in the play. Original script by Liquorice Allsorts This piece is proposed as a humorous ice-breaker for any group of students about to study the play, The Importance of Being E
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Importance of Being Earnest Unit Plan
Students will study the dramatic comedy genre as a whole, using The Importance of Being Earnest as its dominant text. In addition to reading this play, students will participate in a close reading study of a one act of their choosing, view two film variations of comedic genre (My Fair Lady and The I
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Novel Study, The Importance of Being Earnest (by Oscar Wilde) Study Guide
The Importance of Being Earnest Study Guide contains vocabulary and questions for each Act of the play by Oscar Wilde (Act One, Two, Three). Also included are the following titles: Pre-Reading Webquest, Anticipation Guide, Abecedary Chart, Character Identification and Analysis, Importance of Doing
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The Importance of Being Earnest: Puzzle Pack - Crosswords, Worksheets, Games
Here's a whole manual full of puzzles, games, and worksheets related to The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. It includes: 1 Unit word list & clues 4 Unit fill in the blank worksheets 4 Unit multiple choice worksheets 4 Unit magic squares 4 Unit word searches 4 Unit crosswords 32 Uni
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The Importance of Being Earnest Vocabulary Unit
This vocabulary unit consists of 20 words from The Importance of Being Earnest. Included is a student worksheet that can be used as homework, 4 vocabulary warm-ups including all words which can be used as bell work, and a quiz to test students' knowledge. All have an answer key. The file is a PDF,
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"I have, Who has" Restoration and "The Importance of Being Earnest"
Use this to brush up on students cultural, historical, and societal knowledge of the Restoration period and pair it with the witty, fantastic/sarcastic play by Oscar Wilde, "The Importance of Being Earnest."
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The Importance of Being Earnest - Key Quotes
A fully resourced 1 hr lesson with accompanying worksheets and differentiated tasks, which focuses on the key theme of respectability in The Importance of Being Earnest.
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The Importance of Being Earnest - Aestheticism
A fully differentiated 1 hour lesson (with all relevant worksheets) that focuses on the key concept of aestheticism in Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest, an art and philosophical movement that heavily influenced Wilde's play.
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The Importance of Being Earnest Test/Quiz
This is an objective test or quiz on the entire play of The Importance of Being Earnest. It is 20 questions where students match the characters to their descriptions. This is intended to be a reading comprehension assessment rather than an analysis of the play itself.
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Intro to The Importance of Being Earnest
This is a Powerpoint Presentation introducing students to The Importance of Being Earnest. Slides include information about the author, Victorian period, genre, characters, literary devices, and themes.
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LitPlan Combo Pack: The Importance Of Being Earnest
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