Reflection: Checks for Understanding History and Cultural Identity: Vocabulary for Maus by Art Spiegelman - Section 4: Closing: Shut Down--Tomorrow is Another Day


If you look at the first page of this document Student work sample pre-reading Maus, it shows that the students got the definitions.  However, I ended up giving them the definitions in the powerpoint.  Even though I can see these students have the definitions I cannot assess if they achieved the work independently or just copied from the powerpoint.  Ultimately, I made the decision that it was more important to have the vocabulary than to assess their ability to use the internet as a tool for looking up literary and historical terms. 

  Checks for Understanding: Student work on vocabulary
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History and Cultural Identity: Vocabulary for Maus by Art Spiegelman

Unit 3: Impact of History on Identity and Culture
Lesson 1 of 14

Objective: SWBAT gather relevant information from multiple digital sources by using the internet to research historical events and define vocabulary related to Maus and graphic novels.

Big Idea: Students investigate the people and events that shaped and led to the Holocaust.

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