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Day 5: "The Importance of Being Earnest", Act One

teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.11-12.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/11-12/6
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/11-12/1
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/11-12/6
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This is the culminating question for this unit. Students are challenged to use all of their knowledge about the play and its characters to make judgments about the purpose of Wilde's play. They will defend their answers and inferences with the best textual evidence they have found in the previous four days. Special Materials: copy of text copy of days 1-4 notes copy of day 5 question