This anticipatory lesson for an American Literature class works great for day one (or week one). The intention is to get students thinking about American identity, American history, and American literature in broad terms while engaging in productive critical discussion.
This download includes:
- An image-rich PowerPoint with anticipatory statements for stimulating a class discussion about American history and literature
- A lesson plan for how to implement the lesson in class
- A quick 3-2-1 worksheet to promote closure
- A PowerPoint prompt for a quickwrite activity