Mrs. Freeze's Assignment
  • Use a fairy tale for the basis of the satire.

  • Incorporate one of the four techniques within the satire: exaggeration, incongruity, reversal, and parody.

  • Use six of the ten common fairy tale elements - refer to sheet

  • Use chosen fairy tale as the starting point of your story

  • Select images that enhance the satire of the story

  • Know the audience

  • Keep school appropriate

  • Know the fairy tale

  • Be creative!

  • Use common sense with regard to Internet safety.


Definition of satire from Dictionary.com

–noun 1. the use of irony, sarcasm, ridicule, or the like, in exposing, denouncing, or deriding vice, folly, etc.
2. a literary composition, in verse or prose, in which human folly and vice are held up to scorn, derision, or ridicule.
3. a literary genre comprising such compositions.


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Step-by-step instructions.
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Make careful choices - must be school appropriate in character, background, dress, language


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