Timer- “Family Affair” -Mary J. Blige (2001, 4:25)
Prompt- Create a list Younger Family’s WANTS in the opening of A Raison In The Sun.
Create a Master List at your table.
I can identify ways that the American Dream affects The Younger Family.
I can interpret a script.
Notes- What does the Younger Family “Want” at the start of A Raisin In The Sun
Modeling how to read a script. A Raisin In The Sun- P. 35
- Stage Direction
- Watch A Raisin In The Sun
Read Along Pages 36-40
Summary Sentence 1-
Class Work I-
Read Pages 36-40 in your Groups. 10 Minutes
5 Characters- Stage Direction, Beneatha, Walter, Ruth, Mama
Class Work II-
Continue “A Raisin In The Sun.”
As you watch, jot down any notes on family issues that are coming up as the Younger family chases their American Dream.