This is a ZIP file containing a 45 minute lesson plan focusing on The Wife of Bath from Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales. The PowerPoint included provides historical and social context for her character with an emphasis on close reading and annotation. Additionally, within the PowerPoint, there are multiple activities: 2 individual prompts, 1 class discussion, and 1 partner/ small group assignment. Handouts for each activity are included within the lesson plan. The concluding prompt can serve as an exit ticket.