THEME: American Voices
“America is not something if it consists of each of us. It is something only if it consists of all of us .” Woodrow Wilson President of the USA
Quote:Not being able to govern events, I govern myself” Michel De Montagine
RIF: Reference and research / Point of view
Word of the Week: Falter (verb)
Essential question: How does the assassination of Lincoln affect the development of American history?
Objectives: 1.Analyze information in a text
2. Understand and appreciate poetry
3. Identify mood and tone in a literary selection.
4. Understand the use of extended metaphor.
5. Write creatively to reflect on middle school memories
6. Practice speaking and listening skills.
Monday _
Warm up: Middle School Memories writing.
Classwork: Lincoln A Photobiography—MDL page 776

Warm up: Middle School Memories
Class work: Poem “O Captain My Captain” By Walt Whitman.— SpringBoard page 23- 25

Warm up: Middle School Memories
Classwork: Presentation of Middle School Memories.
Home work : none
Thursday: Early Release (End of School Year)
Classs work: Middle School Memories.
Have a funfilled summer and get ready for the next stage of your life. High school awaits; you need to hit the ground running.

History teaches everything, even the future.” Alphonse de Lamartine.