Posts Tagged 'american lit':

American Lit: Declaration of Independence, Day 2

Standard: ELAGSE11-12W1 Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence. Learning Target: I can evaluate the effectiveness of an argument. Opening Session: John Adams – the Declaration of Independence Work Session: Today we will start out with a recap of what we did yesterday, reviewing what

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American Lit: The Declaration of Independence

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RI9 Analyze foundational U.S. documents of historical and literary significance (including The Declaration of Independence, the Preamble to the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address) for their themes, purposes, and rhetorical features. For British Literature, American Literature, and Multicultural Literature use comparable documents of historical significance. Learning Target: I can analyze the

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American Lit: America and I, Continued

Standard(s): ELAGSE.11-12.RI.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. Learning Target(s): ✓ I can cite evidence from a text in order to answer selected response questions Opening Session: Review text events from America

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American Lit: Is the American Dream available to everyone?

Standard(s): ELAGSE.11-12.RI.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. Learning Target(s): ✓ I can cite evidence from a text in order to discuss a text Opening Session: View the trailer for Under the Same

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American Lit: I hear Osborne Singing

Standard(s): ELAGSE.11-12.RL.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. ELAGSE.11-12.RL.2. Determine two or more central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how

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