Reflection: Backwards Planning RIP Magwich: Paying Homage in Chapter 56 - Section 2: Reading chapter 57


Today went well, but I have a better idea for the future. In the future I am going to provide similar worksheets for chapter 39-- when adult Pip meets Magwich-- and chapter 56. These worksheets focus the students on diction and what it does for a reader. Although my students understood how and why Pip changed his perspective, I think that they could speak about it more effectively if their first instinct was to use the text to advance their argument. 

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RIP Magwich: Paying Homage in Chapter 56

Unit 5: Great Expectations: Pulling Everything Together
Lesson 7 of 8

Objective: SWBAT analyze how complex characters develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and develop the theme by reflecting on and discussing the relationship between Pip and Magwich.

Big Idea: Pip learns true generosity from Magwich. What can we learn from their relationship?

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