Cores 1+4:

  1. Pair Write-on:
  2. Utopian Poetry (Happiness, Before I Could Call Myself Angel Gonzalez, The Future, analysis:
    • How can poetry describe utopia better than prose?
    • How does the imagery of the poems influence your concept of utopia.
  3. Extension:
    • Continue to work on your Survival Simulation and finish TipsLastt poem analysis.

Core 2:

  1. Rev-it-on
  2. Read about real-life utopian societies.
  3. Extensions:
    • Read your AR book.

Core 3:

  1. Write-on:
  2. Read “Civil Disobedience”
    • What does Thoreau believe about government?
    • Are Thoreau’s ideas unpatriotic?
    • What is more important, the individual or the collective (the society)?
  3. Extension:
    • Compare/Contrast the Transcendentalist ideas of politics with your modern beliefs of politics.

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