Allusions, the five basic types (Common Core standards included on speaker's notes), four ways to identify them, examples, practice worksheet (encouraging identifying them in the students' everyday lives). This file works great with the cheat sheet of 300 Allusions for teens file. That is a binder resource for famous lines and cultural literacy often missing in today's youth, and following this file in terms of famous mythological figures, Biblical stories and key figures, Shakespeare's more famous characters and lines, as well as historical and commercial events and lines. Both of these files are NOT locked, meaning you can customize them to your heart's content. Enjoy!