Close Reading: Annotation & Theme

Close Reading: Annotation & Theme
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This all-inclusive teaching module is designed to engage students in the complete process of close reading. In this unit, students will practice the following literacy strategies:

•Preview Vocabulary
•Determine Meaning of Title
• Generate Questions
• Chunk the Text
• Model
• Annotate
• Scaffold Text
• Repeat Reading
• Analyze
• Synthesize
• Summarize
• Respond in Writing
• Respond Orally

Selected Resources:

“Sunday, Bloody Sunday” performed by U2 written by David Howell Evans and Bono
(Paul David Hewson)

“A Country Divided” Patricia McMahon

BBC Video “Bloody Sunday” News Report – BCC Online

Photos: “Bloody Sunday”; “Saville Report on Bloody Sunday”; “The Bloody Sunday”

“The Sniper” Liam O’Flaherty

“Dulce Et Decorum” Wilfred Owen

“Eleven” Sandra Cisneros

*Step-by-step and easy to follow instructions.

*Includes assessments and scoring rubrics.
Total Pages
25 pages
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Teaching Duration
3 days
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