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Are We Still in The Jungle?. Assignment: Create a PowerPoint presentation that compares how 21 st century America is the same or different from Upton Sinclair’s America of 1906. Include photos/graphs/charts/statistics gathered from The Jungle,

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Are we still in the jungle

Are We Still in The Jungle?

Assignment:Create a PowerPoint presentation that compares how 21st century America is the same or different from Upton Sinclair’s America of 1906. Include photos/graphs/charts/statistics gathered from

The Jungle,

Fast Food Nation, Food, Inc. (video)

or your own personal research.

TOPICS: The Food Industry / Labor / Food…

Then and Now….

Due:


Resources

Resources

  • To find Evidence for your Arguments, review the following passages.…

  • The Jungle

  • Excerpts from….Chapters 1,2,& 3

  • Ch.5 (pp.70-77)

  • Ch.6 (pp.86-89) & Author’s pt. of view on real estate agents;

  • Ch.9 (pp.115-120)

  • Fast Food Nation

  • Ch. 10/Global realizations: ”an empire of fat” (pp.239-243)

  • Ch. 5/why the fries taste good (pp. 119-131)

  • Ch. 9/what’s in the meat (pp. 197-204)

  • Ch. 7/cogs in the wheel (pp. 160-164)

  • Suggested reading for homework:

  • Ch. 8/the most dangerous job (pp. 169-190)

  • Food, Inc.

  • Chapters 1-9 handouts + film video (IN-CLASS ONLY)


American literature ms basseas spring 2014 are we still in the jungle

American Literature/Ms. Basseas Spring, 2014Are We Still in The Jungle?

Student’s Name:

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Are we still in the jungle

We Are/Are not Still in The JungleParagraph #1 = IntroductionAttention-grabbing beginning, description of essay topic & opinion statement


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #2: The Food Industry Then (= Chicago’s Packingtown)Argument + Evidence #1,#2,#3 (quotes, details & examples) + Explanations


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #2 (Cont’d): The Food Industry Now (=Fast Food Nation, Food, Inc.)Argument + Evidence #1,#2,#3 (quotes, details & examples) + Explanations


Chicago s packingtown vs fast food nation photos graphs charts

Chicago’s Packingtown vs. Fast Food Nation photos/graphs/charts


Chicago s packingtown vs fast food nation photos graphs charts1

Chicago’s Packingtown vs. Fast Food Nation photos/graphs/charts


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #3: Labor Then (= Workers in Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle)Argument + Evidence #1,#2,#3 (quotes, details, & examples) + Explanations


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #3 (Cont’d): Labor Now (=Workers in Fast Food Nation, Food, Inc.)Argument + Evidence #1,#2,#3(quotes, details, & examples) + Explanations .


Labor photos graphs charts

Labor photos/graphs/charts


Labor photos graphs charts1

Labor/Photos/Graphs/Charts


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #4: Food Then (=Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle) Argument + Evidence #1,#2,#3 (quotes ,details, & examples) + Explanations


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #4 (Cont’d): Food Now (=Fast Food Nation, Food, Inc.)Argument + Evidence #1,#2,#3 (quotes, details, & examples) + Explanations


Food photos graphs charts

Food photos/graphs/charts


Food photos graphs charts1

Food photos/graphs/charts


Are we still in the jungle

Paragraph #5 – America Then & Now ConclusionRestate opinion, summarize (3) reasons, & call to action or closing statement


Subject are we still in the jungle

Subject: Are We Still in The Jungle?

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Rubric score 100

Rubric Score:_______/100

  • Paragraph 1: Introduction (10 pts.)

  • Paragraph 2: The Food Industry Then & Now (20 pts)

  • (Chicago’s Packingtown/Fast Food Nation)

  • Paragraph 3: Labor Then & Now (20 pts.)

  • (immigrants/migrant workers…)

    Paragraph 4: Food Then & Now (20 pts.)

  • (meat/corn…fast food)

    Paragraph 5: Conclusion (10 pts.)

    Photos/graphs/charts…..(20 pts.)


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