Collaborative Review

Collaborative Review

Short Story Partner Share

Opening

With a partner, explain how your understanding of the American short story has evolved or changed through the unit so far.

Group Project Work

Work Time

You have this entire period to work with your group on your project. During this time, you should complete these steps.

  • Share the homework you did for your group.
  • Discuss the stories you have read in common and share any notes and annotations you have made.
  • Decide on the order in which the authors and stories are going to appear in your section of the class anthology. Submit those you are sure you want to use.
  • Set goals for what each member of the group needs to complete independently for the multimedia presentation before the next meeting.

Remember, the presentations of your projects will begin during the next lesson.

Reflection on Progress

Closing

  • Describe in writing how you used your time today.
  • What additional assistance, if any, do you need to complete this project?

Open Notebook

Share your reflection with your teacher.

Final Group Project Work

Homework

  • Complete the final preparation for your group’s presentation.
  • Continue working on your literary analysis essay. Your full draft, ready for edit and revision, is due in Lesson 27. The paper is due on the final day of the unit, in Lesson 28.