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Text #1: "The Man in Black" by Johnny Cash

The Man In Black


Text #2: "Paint it Black" by the Rolling Stones

Paint It Black


Ongoing Agendas:  Agenda Slides


Study Sync Text #1: "Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat"


Study Sync Text #2: "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer"


Study Sync Text #3: ""Abuela Invents the Zero"


Study Sync Text #4: "Anne Frank" Pgs. 137-42


Study Sync Text #5: "Parallel Journeys Pgs. 168-173


Study Sync Text #6: "Born Worker" Pgs. 300-310


Study Sync Text #7: "Home" Pgs. 264-273


Study Sync Text #8: "A Celebration of Grandfathers" Pgs. 275-282


Study Sync Text #9: "Little Women" Pgs. 287-293


Study Sync Text #10: "Across Five Aprils" P.399-405


Study Sync Text #11: "Paul Revere's Ride" Pgs. 405-410



"Julian Leyzaola Perez: In the Name of the Law"


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Reading-Writing-Speaking-Listening = PERSPECTIVE

English Front Page

Close Reading of a Visual Text

How to Interpret A VISUAL TEXT

When we analyze a visual text, we interpret the following:

Contrast of Light and DARK
Perspective (3D, From Above/Below, Depth Perception)
Colors Present
Realism vs. Abstract
Recognizable Features, Figures or People
Text Present?
Form / Structure / Shape / Location (billboard? Painting? Photo?)
Current Study: "Christina's World" by Andrew Wyeth




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