Introduction to Drenched in Light - Section 2: Building Knowledge

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Analyzing How the Use of Dialect Establishes Tone and Reveals Characters in "Drenched In Light"

Unit 4: Short Fiction: "Drenched In Light"
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Objective: SWBAT determine the meaning of the word "dialect" and analyze the cumulative impact of dialect on meaning and tone by reading the adapted story “Drenched In Light" and answering teacher made analysis extension questions.

Big Idea: What does "You jes wave dat rake at dis heap yahd, madame..." mean?

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