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Decoding the Dystopian Characteristics of Macintosh’s “1984” Commercial
|Grades||9 – 12|
|Lesson Plan Type||Minilesson|
|Estimated Time||50 minutes|
Charleston, South Carolina
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September 14, 2011
This is the most creative lesson I've seen in a long time. It demonstrates what we try to achieve in literacy instruction, but often fail at: an authentic application of critical thinking, viewing, reading, writing, listening, & speaking to a content topic or area. Well done!
August 23, 2010
I am teaching grade 11 English for the first time and I just wanted to say that I have used this lesson plan as well as the matrix one/general dystopia lesson plan. They have been fantastic, and I have been able to fit them in with the work that I was already doing. This one in particular is something that I hadn't even though of, and is completely relevant to today.
Thanks for the work, and I look forward to seeing other lessons for use and inspiration in the future.
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