Unit 4: The Power of the Past

Week of 2/1/16

Essential Questions

  • What processes can I use to enable me to develop depth in understanding?
  • How do I determine what the best process is to develop my understanding in a meaningful way?

Monday, 2/1

In Class:

Skills of Focus:

  • Rhetorical Analysis
  • Archetypes


Homework:

  • Finish paraphrasing Bassanio's Suitor Speech as needed
  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5) - Quiz Friday!
  • Begin Reading your Historical Fiction Novel

Tuesday, 2/2

In Class:


Skills of Focus:
  • Archetypes
  • Rhetorical Analysis

Homework:

  • Finish Bassanio's Speech annotations as needed - tomorrow you are writing!
  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5) - Quiz Friday!
CloseReading Strategies

Wednesday, 2/3

In Class:

  • Assessment: Bassanio's Speech Rhetorical Analysis

Skills of Focus:
  • Rhetorical Analysis
  • Archetypes

Homework:

  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5) - Quiz Friday!

Thursday, 2/4

In Class:


Skills of Focus:

  • Understanding Varying Viewpoints on a Single Issue


Homework:

  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5) - Quiz Friday!

Friday, 2/5

In Class:


Skills of Focus:

  • Rhetorical Analysis


Homework:

  • Read your Historical Fiction Novel

Look Ahead!