Common Task 7.3:Create an analysis of how an author uses a narrative to…
Common Task 7.3:Create an analysis of how an author uses a
understanding of history
CREATE AN ANALYSIS
What I am already good at creating and how can I elevate my skills in that area? (Ex: I'm already good at drawing and I usually pick the drawing option when I have a choice in product. SO: Try another form of art you have always wanted to explore.)
What mode of expression do I use infrequently and would I like to improve my skills? (Ex. I am nervous to give a speech, but would like to improve my speaking skills. SO: I can make a podcast or vlog so that I can use my speaking skills, but have the opportunity to do multiple takes and do not have to do it live in front of an audience.)
How can I incorporate a written explanation into the product I would like to make? (Ex: If I am making a podcast, I will write a script first.)
What is a story made of?
Words! Narrative Techniques
Words create: setting, plot, characterization, conflict, mood, tone, theme
What narratives have I been reading in English class?
Short Stories, Novels, Poems
UNDERSTANDING OF HISTORY
What do I
about the historical topics in this text?
am I learning about the historical topics in this text?
Do I need to do some research about these things?
What types of things are there to understand about history?
events, geography, military, politics, economics, culture, race, religion, gender
definition: to affect, guide, or shape
Am I being influenced to one side or the other? Is the author being objective or subjective?
Does the author portray history accurately?