View & Respond – #Sharkeisha

Teen violence being normalized via the internet? We will discuss in our view & respond...

Teen violence being normalized via the internet? We will discuss in our view & respond…

On December 11th, Language Arts/Writing will work on (7.SL.1) & (7.SL.5) common core speaking/listening standards with this view & respond about a video featuring teen on teen violence as well as the phenomenon of posting violent videos that somehow go viral.  Students will began class with a bell work prompt about violence they’ve seen as well as violence that has affected them personally, and how it make them feel. I will be passing out a news story via The New York Daily News. Along with that news story, students will have questions to answer before we begin classroom discussion. That handout can be viewed [here]. The class will then move to the viewing portion by watching this video [here]. Students will be prompted to actively watch by using the 5W’s (who, what, where, when, and why)… Students will be given about 5 to 7 minutes to answer the questions from the previously mentioned handout. Once students have completed the handout, I will open up the floor for discussion. Continue reading