Freshmen English – August 29, 2016

-Comprehension Check

*Take a brief comprehension check regarding August 26th’s homework

-History Of the Graphic Novel

*Click History of the Graphic Novel Fall 2016 for the interactive PowerPoint presentation

-In Class Activity

*Using the above PowerPoint, paper we provide, and markers we provide, create a diagram depicting the essential 5 qualities of a super hero

*Connect the below list of super heroes to each of the qualities

+You determine the qualities

+Put each quality in a bubble or circle

+The diagram must be easy to read

+You need to use colors

+The diagram should be easy to interpret

+Each super hero must be used

+You determine the method of connecting super heroes to qualities (lines, arrows, etc.)

*The super heroes you must include on your diagram include …



+Wonder Woman



+Black Widow

+Captain America





+Green Lantern

+Iron Man

+Scarlet Witch


-Sign Up For Newsela

*At some point this class period, Mrs. Marcy will pull you aside and assist you with signing up for Newsela

*Once you have signed up, we want you to read this article Warner Bros. Expands Its Universe With DC SUPER HERO GIRLS by Friday

+For now, you choose the LEXILE difficulty (510 is the easiest, MAX is the hardest)

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