Act I Connections and Check for Assent.wmv - Section 2: Whole-Class Reading: Act I of "A Raisin in the Sun"

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Dialogue and Direction: A Whole-Class Reading of Act I, scene 1 of "A Raisin in the Sun"

Unit 17: Literacy: "A Raisin in the Sun": Understanding Drama
Lesson 4 of 11

Objective: SWBAT present a reading of "A Raisin in the Sun" in an appropriate style for student understanding of how the language and lines reveal and refine the motifs of conflict and dreams, through a whole-class reading of the script

Big Idea: Reading lines and reading between the lines, students examine how Loraine Hansberry's dialogue and stage directions reveal the events and action of the play.

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