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ELD III-IV- Week Three

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High School ELD 3-4

Week 3 April 20-24

Weekly Packet

Learning Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • cite evidence from these texts, personal experience, literature, art, or history to analyze and reflect on how the passage of time and community influences can impact family relationships.
  • identify modals as they are used in a sentence.

Lessons

Lesson 1: Read “The Tempest” and answer both multiple choice and short answer questions.

Lesson 2: Read “’No Man Is an Island” and answer both multiple choice and short answer questions.

Writing

After reading “The Tempest”, describe the speaker’s tone toward death. Cite evidence from the text to support your claims.

After reading both “The Tempest” and “No Man Is an Island”, compose a paragraph that compares how communities deal with death. Cite evidence from the text to support your claims.

Keep a journal about your experiences with social distancing. Your journal should have at least three entries a week. Each entry should be at least one paragraph.

Enrichment Activities

“No Man Is an Island”

Use this audio recording of “No Man Is an Island” to help you understand the poem. Annotate as you listen.

Dennis Brown- No Man Is an Island

Listen to the song that Brown recorded when he was only 12. Compare the language, style, and themes of the song to those in the poem.

Texts: From Commonlit.com

THE TEMPEST

By Gary Soto 2016

NO MAN IS AN ISLAND

By John Donne 1624

Vocabulary

Clod (noun) : a clump of soil

Wayward(adjective) : difficult to control or predict because of unusual or perverse behavior

Promontory(noun) : a point of high land that juts out into a large body of water; like a peninsula

Diminish(verb) : to make or become less

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