1. The advertisements message about gender expectations are that women are meant to look
sexy and that men should eat manly foods and should take pride in that. Its manifested in the
message by having women wear bikinis while holding the bur
My goal for today is to brainstorm my story rewrite by outlining and using pre-writing strategies
which will allow me to focus on the technique I plan to implement, as well as how and why I
plan to implement that technique.
American Literature Womens Unit
Jean Kilbourne, Killing Us Softly
As you will see in the clips from Killing Us Softly, Jean Kilbourne is making a strong argument about the media,
specifically television and
Goal: I can read a satirical piece and identify the issue being satirized, the techniques used to
create the satire, and the authors motives for writing the satirical piece.
Read the article below and annotate for elements of satire. A
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
What is the main topic being ridiculed in this video?
That people sta
Read the article below in the allotted seven minute time frame. You will then have two minutes
to skim the remainder of the article for main points. As you read, consider the authors
argument and his purpose. Once time is called, you will have
Pronoun / Antecedent Agreement
1. A phrase or clause between the subject and verb does not change the antecedent.
The can of beans, because of its round shape, rolls down the shelf.
The group of hooligans that ran through the streets of Montenegr
Connecting Martin Luther King and Mohandas Gandhi to Emerson and Thoreau
Words to know
Directions: Before you begin reading, define the words below.
Belligerent: To be hostile and aggressive.
Satyagraha: a policy of passive political resistance that
Bibliography and Annotation Practice
Directions: Read the article, taking notes on the key ideas and how this article connects to the topic. After
reading and taking notes, complete a bibliography entry and an annotation for the source.
Injustice topic: G
Romanticism was first seen in Germany in the 2nd half of the 18th
Romanticism has a strong influence on literature, mus
My wifes name was Camille Claudel, a beautiful French woman. She was born into a
poor family and she worked in France wherever the pay was decent enough to pay for her
familys bills. When I first