English IV

British Literature

Week of: March 21 - 24

Content Objective

The Importance of Being Earnest

Content objective:

Students will explore the usage of SATIRE and understand it's underlying meaning and what the author is trying to get the reader to do.

Language Objective

Students will read the play and gain a deeper understanding of the humor and how the author uses it and why.


1. Discuss holiday.

2. Discuss testing schedule for next week.

3. Read and analyze "Earnest".

4. Discuss satire.