Agenda Nov. 11- Nov. 15
Monday, Nov. 11
1. School Holiday
Tuesday, Nov. 12
1. Intro to A Raisin in the Sun
A. Discuss anticipation guide
B. Discuss concept of dreams
2. Create class definition of the "American Dream"
Wednesday, Nov. 13
1. Discuss Hughes' background
2. Poetry analysis activity
A. Read and analyze "Let America Be America Again" and "Harlem"
B. Compare/contrast different Americas
Hmwk: Complete questions
Thursday, Nov. 14
1. Imagery analysis activity
A. Contrast the "American Dream" from the "American Reality"
B. Write a brief paragraph to explain your drawing
Hmwk: Complete drawing
Friday, Nov. 15
1. Historical context activity
A. Read one of the four articles, hightlight info based on the purpose/ and write down three facts
B. Share facts with small groups
Hmwk: Complete handout