Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Shakespeare Reflection



Write a blog post reflecting on our Shakespeare unit.  For a B, choose 2 of the following options to write about.  For an A, go above and beyond.

  1. Write about the change in your feelings from first hearing we were doing a Shakespeare unit through now.  Explain specifically what events changed your feelings.
  2. In The Taming of the Shrew, was Kate tamed in the end?  Explain your opinion with examples from the text.
  3. Why is Shakespeare's First Folio important?  Explain what you learned on our field trip.
  4. How did Shakespearean insults and death scenes help your understanding and confidence with Shakespeare?  Explain.
  5. Why is it still important to learn Shakespeare, 400 years after his death?
After publishing your blog post, use your good commenting skills and respond to at least 3 posts from 7th or 8th grade GOAL students.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Cricket!

After you jigsaw your articles in class, 5th grade GOAL students, please watch the following videos: