Thank You, Walter Dean Myers! - Section 2: "Sonny's Blues"

 
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Sonny's Blues

Unit 6: Bad Boy Part II
Lesson 4 of 11

Objective: SWBAT read the introduction of "Sonny's Blues" by James Baldwin, then view a short-film adaptation of the story, in order to make connections to Walter Dean Myers' Bad Boy.

Big Idea: Students practice making connections, both text-to-text and film-to-text.

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