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you've read "Rice for Thanksgiving," you’ll have a chance to review your predictions to see if they were accurate. Make three predictions about "Rice For Thanksgiving."Answer: The following are my predictions for " Rice For Thanksgiving?" It's an account of her family history and what led to the current traditions she follows today. Mrs. Fong will explain what cause her family to change from the cultural traditions to more American traditions.Now, based on the quick preview of the reading you've seen so far, think about what you would ask the author if she were sitting across the table from you. Consider what you would like to know more about, identify any issues that are unclear to you right now, or address those points
Unit Two: Identifying Main IdeaENC 0017CLesson Title: My Journal Response9/14/2018that you hope she will answer in the reading. Once you've read "Rice for Thanksgiving," you'll have a chance to review your questions for the author. Write two questions that you would ask Jocelyn Fong.Answer: 1.) Is rice a normal dish served at thanksgiving for your Asian culture?2.) Why is it important to have this as a culture norm?Discuss: Audience and Author's PurposeNow it's your turn to add to the discussion. Who do you think the author was trying to reach (the intended audience) with this reading?Answer: I think Mrs. Fong was trying to reach the minority groups to show them that you don't have to leave your home country and come to America and give up your culture and customs because you need to be 100% American. That you can integrate both your cultures from your home country and from America.List two clues from the text that support your idea for the intended audience.Answer: The author refers to it when she says she embraces both of her heritages and their cultures. Also, she explains why her grandmother had to hide her heritages because of fear of being deported.What do you think the author's purpose was for writing "Rice for Thanksgiving?"Answer: To share her story and to let other immigrants know that they are not alone.Reflect: Free writeGo to Post-Reading to complete this exercise.Understand the Assignment: Summary and ResponseIn your own words, describe the difference between the summary and response paragraphs.

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