Students are to compare the tasks carried out by nurses in Colombia with tasks performed by nurses in the UK according to the article on page 22 textbook.
Students are to make a case comparison choosing two of their patients undergoing the same pathology.
Graphic organizers for comparison Venn Diagram http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUoqsBxgXWI
Graphic organizers for comparisonComparison Matrix
Graphic organizers for classification Categories
Metaphors The key to construct metaphors is to realize that the two items in the metaphor are connected by an abstract relationship. LOVE IS A JOURNEY LIFE IS A JOURNEY SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS ARE PLANTS LOVE IS WAR
Graphic organizer for Metaphors http://www.cotwcourses.net/elementary/projects/gclark/similes_metaphors.htm The key aspect is that the two elements (Literal -abstract) might have different literal patterns, but share the same abstract pattern.
Walter is a real couch potato.
The metaphor couch potato: a. Walter is always busy with some activity. b. Walter is lazy. c. Walter likes to go outside and play.
seemingly dissimilar things are similar. Increasing understanding of new words. Oxygen is to humans As Carbon dioxide is to plants. Core is to earth As nucleus is to atom. Tsunami is to wave As earthquake is to tremor
Analogies Thermometer is to temperature As____________ is to _________ (odometer is to distance) Graphic organizer for analogies.