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Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Tuesday's Class - The Prologue


Do Now - COPY!
Entry Title:  Prologue - An introductory speech, often in poetic format, calling attention to the theme of a work of fiction.

  1. Do Now - Copy definition of prologue.
  2. Homework Check: Matching & Flashcards.
  3. Vocab Study: With a partner, use your flashcards to memorize definitions.
  4. EQ:  What might be one of the purposes of the prologue that begins the play, Romeo and Juliet?
  5. Mini-lesson:  View prologue from Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Discuss qualities of a prologue.
  6. Guided Practice: Read prologue of Romeo and Juliet and identify qualities of a prologue.
  7. Assessment: Answer the EQ for 10 points on half sheet of paper with a heading.
  8. Homework:  Writing a Prologue writing assignment.