Explore figurative language in a fun, relevant lesson! How do authors create humor in their writing? One method is to play with word using puns. Students will recognize pun, read literature with pun, and create a meme with pun.
In the mentor text, "The House Takes a Vacation," Jacqueline Davies creates humor using pun throughout. Students will try to identify the play on words as they read this text. Then students will create a meme using pun. Meme templates are provided in this listing.
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