Unit 3: The Power of Environment

Week of 1/4/16

Essential Questions

  • Writers analyze literature of diverse cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts.
  • How do literary elements connect texts of diverse cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts?
  • How does the craft of writing allow me to synthesize my understanding of the world with historical and/or cultural texts?

Monday, 1/4

In Class:


Skills of Focus:

  • Historical and Social Context
  • Close Reading


Homework:

  • Bring your SSR book for tomorrow!

Tuesday, 1/5

In Class:

  • SSR
  • 12 Angry Men Act I
  • Short Answer Response Practice for Act I - Whole Class


Skills of Focus:
  • Close Reading

Wednesday, 1/6

In Class:

  • SSR
  • 12 Angry Men Act II
  • Short Answer Response Practice for Act II on Schoology

Skills of Focus:
  • Close Reading

Thursday, 1/7

In Class:

  • SSR
  • 12 Angry Men Act III
  • Short Answer Response Practice for Act III on Schoology


Skills of Focus:

  • Close Reading

Friday, 1/8

In Class:

  • 12 Angry Men Script Creation
  • Distribute Fall Semester Exam Review


Skills of Focus:

  • Close Reading


Homework:

  • Work on Semester Exam Review

Look Ahead!