Oct. 23 - Oct. 27, 2023

Oct. 23-27, 2023 

  

Monday: 

  1. Bell Ringer #1 

  1. “Flowers for Algernon” 

  1. Socratic Seminar Prep-Choose Jobs/Roles & Explain Process 

  1. Post-Anticipation Guide rankings of Agree/Disagree 

  1. Finish locating evidence of claims using text and articles as needed 

 

Tuesday: 

  1. Bell Ringer #2 

  1. “Flowers for Algernon” 

  1. Assign Jobs/Roles/Expectations 

  2. Finish creating claims, gathering/citing evidence from the text/article for the Socratic-
  1. Debate/Discussion Topic- Consider how Charlie has changed from the beginning of the story. Should Charlie have had the operation?

 

Wednesday: 

  1. Bell Ringer #3 

  1. “Flowers for Algernon” 

  1. Socratic Seminar Activity- Day 1

  2. Review Roles/Expectations
  3. Begin Socratic Discussion- Should Charlie have had the operation? Did it improve or worsen his quality of life?
  4. Thursday
    Bell Ringer #4
  5. -Socratic Seminar Activity- Day 2

  6. Continue discussion using Post-Anticipation Guide Questions and Student Generated Questions 

  1. Closure-Exit Ticket & Teacher facilitated reflective discussion regarding knowledge gained during the Socratic process  

 

Friday:  

  1. Bell Ringer # 5

  1. “Flowers for Algernon” 

  1. Wrap up Socratic as needed/Discuss Exit Tickets-Socratic Seminar Reflection from yesterday    

  1. Test on Story