Objective: I can compare two account of the Civil War from "War Is Kind" and "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" to see how the content is similar and/or different in describing the same event. Agenda:
Entry Task: Get out your notebook and review your illustration of "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge." Discuss with a partner what you remember about the story.
Review expectation for Top-Hat Comparison and complete the right-hand column for the story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"
As a class, read "War is Kind" and with a partner complete the left-hand column for the poem
Complete the bottom following the example given and be prepared to share your idea with the class
Organize your work into your notebook
Exit Task: Share out 5 ideas from around the class for how the two portrayals compare and what we now know about the Civil War that we didn't from historical accounts.