George Orwell’s classic novel “Animal Farm” has been a staple in middle schools and high schools for decades. The book is well known for its accessibility, offering younger readers small doses of what Orwell’s 1984 does on a larger and deeper scale.
Whether or not you’ve already used Orwell’s “Animal Farm” to teach propaganda and persuasion to your students, this lesson bundle is sure to bring a new dimension to your repertoire. Five diverse lessons are included, spanning from rhetorical analysis to PARCC-like intertextual analysis to allegorical argumentation to speechwriting. This one packs a punch!