Lesson plan

Lesson 15: Analyzing argument and the significance of a title in a literary text; and analyzing figurative language and its contribution to the theme in a poem

Lesson 15: Analyzing argument and the significance of a title in a literary text; and analyzing figurative language and its contribution to the theme in a poem

Students reread and discuss excerpts from Fahrenheit 451, then read the poem “Burning a Book” by William Stafford and analyze how figurative language develops the theme, and how the poem connects to Fahrenheit 451.