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Are you looking for an engaging way to teach parody? This item asks students to read Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown and Goodnight Opus by Berkeley Breathed. Your students will be amazed by the text similarities but also the differences.
Skills addressed include:
Story elements including theme
Comparing and contrasting texts
Real or imagined science
Opinion re: the ethical use of another author's work for reasons of parody
You also receive a blank template for creating your own connected text parody studies.
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