Finish reading "The Nun's Priest's Tale" on Google Classroom. You may choose to write one paragraph or make a Flipgrid video on the following prompt:
“The Nun’s Priest Tale” is an outstanding example of the literary style known as a beast fable in which animals behave like human beings. Consequently, this type of fable is often an insult to man or a commentary on man's flaws. To suggest that animals behave like humans is to suggest that humans often behave like animals.
Answer this question: What lesson do you think Chaucer wanted us to learn from this tale?
Use evidence from the tale, and the definition of beast fable provided to support and explain your answer.
Link for the Flipgrid: https://flipgrid.com/haughabooseniors
Austin High School teacher