ALEX Learning Assets
Title: Playing with Poetry the Interactive Way
Digital Tool: Poetry Idea Engine: A Writing With Writers Activity
Digital Tool Description: This interactive activity challenges students to write haikus, free verse, limericks, and more.
Title: Using Verbal Irony in a Travel Brochure
Digital Tool: My Brochure Maker
Digital Tool Description: After reading Edgar Allen Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado," students will create a travel brochure for a fictional trip to the Carnival setting in the short story. After analyzing the use of verbal irony by Montressor to lure Fortunato into the catacombs, students will use verbal irony to "lure" vacationers on their trip.