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• Essential Question How does literature help us better understand ourselves?
• Unit Question How does Shakespeare still speak to a 21st century audience?
• Content Questions * Who are the characters in Romeo and Juliet , and how do they contribute to the deaths in the play? * What is imagery, and what are some examples of how Shakespeare uses imagery in Romeo and Juliet to present a compelling and powerful message? * What are the themes and issues in Romeo and Juliet that are relevant to today?
Teach thinking strategies at the meta-level (ie don’t just use them; explain them)
Teach the strategies in context
Use a 2-colour planning process
Get visual with
Icons on IWBs
THINKERS KEYS 1. The Question Key 2. The Brainstorming Key 3. The Perspectives Key 4. The Graphics Key 5. The Matrix Key 6. The Decision Key 7. The Info Key 8. The Commonality Key 9. The Improvements Key 10. The Rubrics Key
THINKERS KEYS 11. The Action Key 12. The Reverse Key 13. The Brick Wall Key 14. The BAR Key 15. The Prediction Key 16. The Ridiculous Key 17. The Three Whys Key 18. The Inventions Key 19. The Personal Key 20. The Ripples Key