The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Annotations and Student Discussion Bundle
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Annotation Guide:
The following assignment would be appropriate for any level of class studying The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot as it can be easily modified to increase or decrease rigor. The assignment is flexible and can be used for the whole novel or an excerpt.

Students are required to highlight and make annotations in their novels based on specific guidelines. This assignment allows students the opportunity to practice critical thinking skills as they read closely for rhetorical devices (themes, symbolism, character development, syntax, figurative language, etc.) rather than just reading for plot.

Included in the instructions are alternatives for students who have school-issued novels.

Student-led discussion:
This product is my way of generating an authentic student-led discussion. I use these discussions in my class to gauge my student's learning as an alternative to a reading quiz. For the discussion, students create their own questions and respond to their classmates over the most recent work of literature or article we have read in class or outside of class. The handout informs students of exactly what is expected during a discussion and how they earn their grade. The instructions and participation check sheet for teachers make grading discussions a piece of cake.
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7 pages
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1 month
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