Objective: I can cite strong and thorough textual evidence to compare a biography of Albert Einsten to “On a Beam of Light” in order to develop my analysis of how valuable visual texts are to our society (RI11-12.1). Agenda:
Entry Task: Pick up the Biography Comparison sheet from the basket and sit where you can see to take notes and write.
Answer the questions at the top of the handout
Follow along to the Comparing Text Types slideshow to compare the biography to the children’s book
Popcorn read Albert Einstein Biography
Watch the “On a Beam of Light” as it is read to you
Exit Task: Which text form do you value more? Why?