Act III, Scene AWESOME

Welcome to Thursday, everyone!!! Anyone else really ready for the weekend?!

Standard:

Learning Target: Students will read through Act III scene i in Julius Caesar and read and discuss articles on the modern-day #blacklivesmatter civil rights movement.

Activator: 

Work Session: 

Today we will start out by reading!! I believe we need to finish act II, and then we will read act III scene i…which is where Caesar dies. Sorry, Caesar.

After we finish reading today, we’re going to read a couple articles about the new #blacklivesmatter civil rights movement, and about the class struggle in modern America.

First, the class struggle is real:

http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/11/us/rich-poor-conflict/

Second, a new civil rights movement:

https://newsela.com/articles/New-civilrights/id/6294/

After we SQPRRS the articles, we’re going to talk about them as a class. Do you agree? Disagree? Why?

Closing Session:

Ticket out the door: Would you join a protest? What issues are important enough to you personally that would make you get out there?

Differentiation: Articles in 2 different lexiles (process).

Assessment: SQPRRS will be graded.

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