DO NOW:. Read “Fighting Hitler” pages 4-9 of Scholastic Scope Reading Purpose : Compare/Contrast to Anne Frank Use at least 4 post-its while reading (similarities, differences, or questions ) Early finishers: Brainstorm a lists of similarities/differences. Today’s Objective.
How do the authors present the key information?
How does the author’s writing affect your comprehension?
Your choice – any difference
Anne Frank’s writing was translated from Dutch, so at times, some phrases are unclear. For example, “Added to this misery there is another, but of a purely personal kind…” (Frank 55) is confusing. In fact, I had to reread that sentence a few times. On the other hand, Tarshis writes in a very charismatic, fluent way that draws me in. It was really showcased throughout the article, specifically in the beginning (Tarshis 5).