When analyzing passages, a good tool to use is a rhetorical precis. I've taken the elements of creating a rhetorical precis from V. Stevenson and M. Frerichs and created a template that helps guide students to the information needed to write a
While reading Antigone by Sophocles, it's important to move past the text and explore the world of the play. In this project, there is a group component and an individual component for the students to explore. Each sections offers a choice that
While reading The Crucible by Arthur Miller, students tend to form opinions about the characters, how the play could be changed, but also how the play would translate to a fully scored film production. This project allows them to explore all three
I started this group research project with my students this year and it yielded amazing results. As our society changes, we can actually look and see how certain aspects never seem to change and we can question it with fresh new eyes.