Tag Archives: Jamaica Kincaid

R&W: Kincaid Work

We first began by discussing the reading in small groups using our homework of a-e requirements to delve into a conversation. You got points for participating. You were then placed into small groups of three to complete this X–> Y … Continue reading

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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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