1. Read the following directions.
2. Raise your hands if you have any questions.
1. Choose one of the following topics, based on what you learned this year.
2. Create a 5 slide PowerPoint presentation on it (remember to include images).
3. Email the presentation to me.
It's just that simple!
You may work with a partner on this for my class, but I do not think that you are allowed to work with a partner on your portfolio.
When you finish, check your TeacherEase account for missing work, complete those missing assignments, and email me, telling me which assignments you have completed.
Topic 1 - Setting and Genre
Suggested Slide Breakdown:
Slide 1 - An explanation of how setting is four things - time, place, time period, country/culture
Slide 2 - A definition of genre, and an explanation of how genre and setting are related
Slide 3 - An example of a story we have read this year, its setting - specified and broken down, including how its genre and characters are related to its setting
Slide 4 - Another example of a story we have read this year, its setting - specified and broken down, including how its genre and characters are related to its setting
Slide 5 - An explanation of how your knowledge of setting and genre will help you appreciate literature more
Remember to include some small images on each slide!
Here are some of the stories we have read this year:
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