Using Multimedia Methods in the Classroom to Develop and AssessLiteracy Sherrill Jolly English Department South Brunswick High School Boiling Spring Lakes, NC
Learning to Annotate Close Readings Establish four easy rules to help students understand the process. Highlight the sections you do not understand. However, make a guess at the meaning of the underlined passages in the margin of the reading . Indicate that you are unsure of your assessment by following it with a ? Underline what you do understand. Summarize that section in the margin. Lesson Practicing Annotating Using “Jabberwocky” by Lewis Carroll
Using Visuals Graphic Organizer for understanding difficult Texts Lesson Ideas 1. “Declaration of Independence” and “Declaration of Sentiments” 2. The Scarlet Letter
Games Games Games Connect Four Who Says!
Film MacBeth and Wall Street C:\Users\Sylvia\Documents\wall street.docx Tone Lesson Mary Poppins 1964 trailer Scary Mary Poppins video
Visual Art Bosch and Michelangelo’s “Last Judgment” 2. Abstract Art Lesson
Music Lesson Plan: Into the Wild and Eddie Vedder’s “Society” Lesson Plan: Creating Music as a Summary Device
“Selling” Literacy Creating a vendors’ table to sell a novel