This text is guaranteed to capture the attention of even the sleepiest students! Written by muckraker Jessica Mitford to expose the embalming process, this text offers rich opportunities for analysis at the high school level.
Includes detailed plan of instruction, broken down by day, worksheets for each day (with exit slips), and printable text of the article.
Topics analyzed include: Tone, Diction, Irony, Mood, Euphemism, Text Structure, Satire, and Author's Purpose.
Great text for AP Language, or Junior/Senior level English classes.