Agenda 8/26

Bell Work: RACE question from yesterday- (page 17)

Study the circle graph on page 43. What conclusion can you draw about the immigrants’ choice to come to the United States from the evidence shown here and the information provided in the text?

Homework: Type your “I am Poem” poem, submit on Office365, and bring in a corresponding artifact.

Classwork: Discuss- What defines one’s culture?

1. Complete a bubble map describing your culture. Include details about your

a. School

b. Family

c. Friends

d. Extracurricular activities (including sports, church, etc.)

2. Read the poem, “Where I’m From,” by Georga Ella Lyon.

3. Discuss: How does Lyon define herself?

4. Using the sentence frames, create your own version of Lyon’s poem.

5. Brainstorm a corresponding artifact to bring in on Monday. Your artifact could be an item related to your culture’s

a. Cuisine (food!)

b. Literature

c. Art

d. Music

e. Fashion

f. Religion

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