Students "Sinners in the Hands" Sample 1 - Section 2: Creating a Poster Advertising "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" (Continued)

  Students "Sinners in the Hands" Sample 1
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Analyzing Imagery of Wrath and Redemption: Collaborative Explication of "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"

Unit 2: Literacy: Plain Living Portrayed in Puritan Poetry and Sermons
Lesson 6 of 10

Objective: SWBAT analyze how the mood of "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" develops over the course of the text, how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific images from the piece by collaboratively composing an poster advertising the sermon.

Big Idea: A bent bow evokes a threat of physical harm; damned floodwaters, an impending disaster; a spider held above a fire, a feeling of powerlessness: images creating the mood of fear in "Sinners in the Hands of Angry God"

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English / Language Arts, collaborative learning, Puritan Sermons, Jonathan Edwards, Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
  50 minutes
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