Reflection: Student Ownership Dialogue and Direction: A Whole-Class Reading of Act I, scene 1 of "A Raisin in the Sun" - Section 2: Whole-Class Reading: Act I of "A Raisin in the Sun"


Students began to take ownership of the script today, momentum that will carry them into tomorrow's small group look at the final scene of Act I.

  Student Ownership: "Getting Into Reading": Students' Interpretive Reading
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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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