Objective: I can cite strong textual evidence to support my ideas around how dystopian readings mirror and reflect the culture in which we live (RI.11-12.1) in order to select the text I am most interested in reading independently. Agenda:
Entry Task: Grab a glue stick and paste in the rest of your visuals starting with the maps of Russia and Chechnya
Watch The cold war Crash course video (12 min.) in order to gain some perspective about our culture’s historical connection with Russia’s.
Students share out and teacher adds details to poster
Students share out and teachers add details to the poster
Exit Task: Complete a third Venn Diagram, compare Animal Farm to The Tsar of Love and Techno and answer the question, How do our dystopian readings reflect the culture in which we live? Make sure all of your notes and visuals used today are organized into your notebook. Fold the article in half and keep it with your notes. Go to the library and check out the book you have selected--start reading on your day off tomorrow!