22 Sep Agenda
★ CLT - Response Question
★ American Dream Narrative Group Work
★ Exit Ticket
★A caricature representing the
US government dressed in Red,
White & Blue with a top hat &
★Nobody ever likes giving Uncle
Sam their hard-earned money.
Response Question: How do people use symbols & caricatures
like Uncle Sam to describe the country? How would they
picture him differently to show good times & bad times?
• Students will take notes on each of the presentations
using Cornell Notes. They can do this on loose-leaf
in their notebooks or using the blank Cornell notes
on the tables. They will take notes in the right
column of the Cornell Notes.
• Presenters will not identify which of the American
Dream narratives they are presenting. Students taking
notes will write their guesses in the left column of
the Cornell Notes.
• After each presentation, students will guess which
narrative has been presented. Students will be called
on to make their guess.
City on the Hill
/ A belief in America as a
shining example of good to the
/ President Reagan said that
America should be a shining
City on the Hill.
Response Question: How does America act
as an example of “good” to the world?