6.2 articulate and defend viewpoints about texts
– interpret ambiguities in sophisticated texts
9.2 demonstrate an understanding of the ways text construction can create, enhance, or control meaning
– make critical choices of form, style, and content to address increasingly complex demands
8.2 use note-making strategies to reconstruct increasingly complex knowledge
– explore the use of multimedia in documenting experiences
Marcus the Great – Kim Mortisugu
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The Verger – Somerset Maugham
Part 1: Dumb Jocks
Check out the science of athletes. It’d be interesting to see the science of academic kids. Someone like Andrew Wiggins will make millions based on his athletic ability. No wonder people are fascinated by the jocks in our world – there’s money to be made.
Complete the story map that you will need to recreate the animated version of this story on BitStrips.
Complete the question sheet for Marcus the Great
Part 2: You Are What You Do?
Consider what you want to do with your life? Watch this video on how to find work that you can do and love.
Consider how the Verger is a story of judgment and how battling preconceived notions is a critical task.
Complete the question sheet for The Verger