Class systems and argumentative writing
Argumentative writing piece on drilling for oil.
Common core aligned standard :
What do you know about drilling for oil?
TPS and class share outs
Teacher will give refresher not the importance of supporting our opinions.
As a class we will review sources.
Refresher on format and rubric of argumentative
Ted talk reminder
Ideas for thinglink - Work on thinglink if technology is available.
create a thinglink
- discussing common topic
-Interdisciplinary (Science topic)
-Argumentative graphic organizers
Argumentative writing support synopsis
Understanding class systems for "Pygmalion"
The goal of this lesson is to help students understand class systems and social class. This is a huge theme in "Pygmalion" and it is important for students to completely understand things about social and economic class to get the most out of the play.
Motivation - What do you know about class and class systems? TPS
Video explaining class
Non fiction reading on class and or social class - leveled for students speak to social studies (interdisciplinary) teacher if need be. (Differentiation leveled articles and video)
Possibly jig saw using different articles.
Students will discuss article with each other then share out in class.
London pictures (Pygmalion takes place in England)
Ideas to create a voki that represents one of the classes they read about.
Post onto Padlet your thought on class systems today. Stay anonymous to your peers and use the google form to tell me about your post.