|Subject Area||English Language Arts|
|Week #||Q2 - Week 10|
|Unit of Instruction||Analyzing the Media|
– Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students regularly encounter news stories in their daily lives. This lesson explores the same news stories as covered in three different forms of media, offering a variety of perspectives and opinions. By learning to analyze news stories in different media, students will become more savvy consumers of news.
– Students will analyze and compare news stories about the same event from various sources.
Monday – Finish personal timeline.
Monday, October 23 – Students must bring a novel to school.