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Lesson 15: Analyzing the Impact of an Author’s Choices

Lesson 15: Analyzing the Impact of an Author’s Choices

About this lesson

Students continue to analyze the impact of the author’s choices on the tone, mood, and theme of “The Pedestrian” by Ray Bradbury.

Additional Notes

  • Prior to the lesson, record a quote on an index card for each of the students in the class, using the teacher resource under the additional materials tab.

  • Prior to the lesson, write the following categories on posters or the marker board:

    • Sound Image

    • Comparison (Metaphor)

    • Sight Image

    • Comparison (Simile)

    • Touch Image

    • Comparison (Personification)

    • Taste Image

    • Alliteration

    • Smell Image

    • Onomatopoeia

    • Other Sound Devices