CommonLit | A Modest Proposal | Free Fiction & Nonfiction Literacy Resources, Curriculum, & Assessment Materials for Middle & High School English Language Arts
This short CCSS aligned unit provides an overview, examination and creation of satire using Swift’s "A Modest Proposal" and other resources.
Modest Proposal, Ap Literature, British Literature, Ap English, English Language, Student Reading, Satire, Proposals, Common Cores
Jonathan Swift's "A Modest Proposal" is generally considered to be the foremost satirical essay in the English language.
Introduction to Satire: A Modest Proposal