Describe class activities that a secondary teacher could use to integrate sitcoms into their teaching. Think of themes, structure, literary devices, characters, etc. Create a list of about 5 shows that would suit this purpose.

-Show a sitcom's parody of a classic story as an example of teaching the material. Example: Using The Simpsons adaptation of Paradise Lost to teach the storyline.
-Show an episode of a sitcom that demonstrates a quality of a lesson you are trying to teach as an example for your students.

-Gender Roles

-A storyline and B storyline is common

Literary Devices:
-Story line for narrative
-Different points of view

-Nuclear family
-"Lazy dads" and "upstanding housewives"

-The Office
-How I Met Your Mother
-Everybody Loves Raymond
-The Simpsons
-Family Guy
-Home Improvement