Tag Archives: A Small Place

R&W: Kincaid’s A Small Place

We used the following constructed summative claims regarding Jamaica Kincaid’s argument as a jumping off point for our small group conversations today. The directions are in the documents attached for 3rd and 4th hour. Monday we will continue with this passage … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Life and Debt

We first debriefed regarding the essay I assigned yesterday (yesterday’s post has sample topics and sample essays–not in our same scope but of a similar vein). We then began watching, using this viewing guide, the following clips from Stephanie Black’s … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Kincaid and The Method and Pratt

We first wrapped up our conversation regarding Kincaid’s chapter of A Small Place. Afterwards, we got into groups based on our method text selection and worked together to share out and add to our own notes. Some hours were able … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Day 2 of Kincaid

We continued with our passage work regarding the first chapter of A Small Place by Jamaica Kincaid. Once passages were found and discussed in small groups, I also asked you to write down 2-3 discussion questions stemming from specific quotes … Continue reading

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Honors 11: A Small Place Day 1

We used the following constructed summative claims regarding Jamaica Kincaid’s argument as a jumping off point for the conversation today. The directions are in the documents attached for 3rd, 5th, and 6th hours. We got to the point in the … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Bahamas Notice/Focus Work + Intro to Kincaid

We completed in small groups the Notice/Focus work from yesterday regarding the Bahamas ad from the 2013 Superbowl Ad. Here’s some additional information about the Bahamas. I also gave you this helpful handout regarding Encoding and Decoding to assist in … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Life and Debt

We began the day by sharing in small groups our work with Barber concerning the critical relationships with sources assignment from yesterday. We also looked at an example of these critical relationships put into practice in a sample essay in … Continue reading

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