A lesson plan that presents teaching and learning resources on oxymoron.
After completing this lesson, the students will be able to:
- Acquire a clear understanding of the concept of the figurative language device oxymoron.
- Recognize examples of oxymoron.
- Demonstrate use of oxymoron in writing.
This Resource Includes:
- Well Formulated, Measurable, SMART Objectives and Outcomes
- Vocabulary Overview - Oxymoron, Paradox, Irony, Contradiction
- Flipped Lesson Part - Video - Oxymoron: Definition and Examples
- Engaging and Creative Lesson Starter – Visuals and Words
- Success Criteria - Oxymoron Checklist
- Scaffolding Notes - Oxymoron Details
- Collaborative Group Tasks – Pair-Share, Think-Write, Write-Share
- Mini-Plenary with Critical Thinking Questions – 3 Online Quizzes
- Assessment Criteria for Outcome Expectations - Rubrics
- Differentiated Activities for Level Learners - Writing Task by Outcome
- Extensions to Challenge the High Achievers - 3 Online Exercises
- Plenary to Assess Learning Outcomes - PQE Technique
- Home Learning for Reinforcement – 3 Worksheets and Online Exercises
- Common Core Standards - ELA-LITERACY.L.6.5/7.5a/8.5/9-10.3
- Skills to be addressed during the Lesson - Social and Cognitive
- Educational Tools and Resources - Adverbs, Verbs, Adjectives, Connectives
Teachers can use this resource to teach the students to identify texts as oxymoronic, thereby helping them to enhance their reading, vocabulary, and writing skills.
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