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1984 UNIT Novel Study Guide DIGITAL AND PRINTABLE Literature Bundle

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    This distance learning novel unit for George Orwell's 1984 includes activities, handouts, worksheets and additional readings and is applicable to the AP Language and Composition curriculum and senior ELA classes alike. Assess student comprehension, promote student inquiry and challenge students to apply concepts in real-life settings using this 3-week, full unit bundle. As always, full answer keys are included with each activity!

    ASSESS COMPREHENSION, INQUIRY & APPLICATION

    APPLICABLE TO AP LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION

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    1984 by George Orwell is a classic dystopian novel recounting one man's rebellion against an oppressive and restrictive regime. Rich with parallels to historical and modern societies, this story highlights themes surrounding propaganda, surveillance, misinformation, and mass control. With the help of this bundle, students will have deeper access to the theories and concept of this brilliant political novel.

    How to use this resource:
    When teaching this unit, I start each lesson with a Bell Ringer to assess comprehension of homework reading. I then have students group into smaller study groups for the Symbol Tracker activity. Students will continue to read through the novel independently, tracking their symbols and preparing for their Bell Ringer quizzes. When students reach Part II, Chapter 9, I assign the Close Reading Analysis: Oligarchical Collectivism activity to guide them through this challenging section of the text. Students will also collaborate in-class to complete the Modern Parallel Activity; these can be divided up over the course of the unit or assigned to complete during one class. Finally, students will complete a Close Reading Activity for Orwell's Essay, "Politics of the English Language" to continue to apply the theories developed in 1984 to a more tangible world.

    For distance learning, I have a different approach for bell ringers: using Go-Formative, I have students respond to these questions live. Since I cannot monitor academic honesty, I do not count these towards my students' grades. They are still a great tool to have your students searching for details within the text as they read towards completing these other activities. The other worksheets in this bundle can be posted on Google Classroom; I'll have my students create their own Google Docs to note their answers, or simply have them share their answers to the class by posting them in response to each resource posted on the Google Classroom.

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    Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
    Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
    Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
    Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
    Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.

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