Analyzing allusions is one of the most assessable content standards to teach with Fahrenheit 451. Bradbury included countless allusions in his novel in order to add depth and importance to his characters and plot. This comprehensive PowerPoint allows you to effectively introduce allusions to your students in a creative and engaging way. Furthermore, the lesson contains examples of allusions that take place in the novel and their importance.
Fully editable PowerPoint presentation that:
- Introduces Allusions
- Examines key Allusions in Fahrenheit 451
- Introduces an Allusion Activity at the end
- Contains personalized teacher notes that provide step-by-step instructions and guidance
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.1Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.2Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.3Analyze how and why individuals, events, or ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
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