This file includes all you need for instructional delivery of "Of Plymouth Plantation" by William Bradford as it appears in Prentice Hall's Literature: The American Experience (p. 56-67).
A detailed lesson plan with pacing and teaching notes.
A reading guide focusing on the reading strategy of breaking down complex texts and answering text-dependent questions with cited evidence.
An answer key for the reading guide.
A reading quiz.
An answer key for the reading quiz.
A rubric for grading written tasks.
A powerpoint with a cute background for guiding the lesson.
Student-friendly objectives for the lesson are
Day 1: Through the study of an excerpt from “Of Plymouth Plantation” the student will be able to
~ determine point of view
~ evaluate narrator credibility
~ identify author’s purpose and provide evidence to justify the claim
Day 2: Through the study of “Of Plymouth Plantation” the student will be able to
~ prepare for and engage in discussion with Accountable Talk
~ respond to a thematic writing prompt with detailed text-evidence
The PPT also includes slide to post Common Core Standards included in the lesson.
Note: This lesson plan intended for English III American Literature course based on Prentice Hall's Literature: The American Experience.
Module 1: Beginnings to 1800