Startup: Do you believe seeking revenge is the correct and honorable thing to do? If yes, explain why. If no, explain why. __________________________________________________________________ Objective: Students will develop a logical argument as to whether or not Montresor is a reliable narrator.
In Your Own Words...
Today I will_____________________________________.
__________________________________________________________________ Lets Take a Look at Allusion
Ready Set READ!!!
Write all your notes on "The Cask of Amontillado" in the table below the vocabulary section of your "Cask of Amontillado Notes."
Here are our reading objectives:
To determine the reliability of the narrator
To determine the character traits through inference
To determine the function of irony in the text
__________________________________________________________________ First... Individually, read the Literary Focus section on page 172.
Keep this in mind as we read. We will be determining whether Montresor is a narrator we can trust. __________________________________________________________________ As I read I will be stopping to ask you questions. Answer the questions in your notes. Then we will share out with the class.
In an Exit Slip, how reliable do you determine Montresor to be?
Standard: W.9-10.9 Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Standard: RL. 9-10.3 Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and advance the plot or develop the theme.