Map of the Caribbean
Map of the Caribbean


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Flag of Haiti

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Map of Haiti




RIF: Key Ideas and Details

Target Learning Goals:

  1. Cite textual evidence

  2. Determine a theme or central idea; summarize

  3. Analyze how dialog propels action and reveals character

  4. Analyze the impact of specific word choice on tone and meaning

  5. Use context clues to determine the meaning of words

  6. Verify word meanings using a dictionary

Word of the Week: persecution: (noun) a program or campaign to exterminate, drive away, or subjugate people based on their membership in a religious, ethnic, social, or racial group:

Quote of the Week:

"The will to win is important, but what's more important is the will to prepare." Bobby Knight NBA Coach

Monday - No School

Tuesday 10/4

Warm Up: Week 5 Day 1

Close Read “Bonne Année”

- Analyzing the Text p. 38

- Guiding Questions

Wednesday 10/5

Warm Up: Week 5 Day 2

Point of View Practice/Quiz

Figurative Language Presentation and notes - selective highlighting

Thursday 10/6

Warm Up: Week 5 Day 3 & 4

Figurative Language Practice

Video Clip: Immigrating

Collaborative Discussion: With a partner discuss whether a person’s homeland is the country where he or she is born or the country where he or she is raised. Cite textual evidence,

Friday 10/7

Warm Up: Week 5 Day 5

Warm Up Check

“Bonne Année” Test