Next Project: Challenge Packet
PRESENTATION ON REGIME: May 1st (4 work days left)
DRAFT #1 ZINE: May 2nd (5 work days left)
Use your time wisely!
Zine time (Project work time)
1. Fill out the graphic organizer with your group
2. Make your link public and submit your group's organizer to this form
Zines: You will self-publish an 8-page zine that deals with one of the “issues adults argue about.” Zines need to be black-and-white and reproducible on a copy machine.
1 page: cover art (with authors’ names)
1 page: Balanced, unbiased background information about the issue
3 pages: Persuasive writing about one side of the issue, making use of evidence (your zine must have at least 2 different sides presented).
1 pages: censorship image poetry
2 pages: choice
Total of 8 pages
Research and present on a totalitarian regime. Explain the leader’s rise to power and cite at 3+ characteristics of restrictive governments with specific examples from the regime. Be sure to evaluate the extent to which the actions of the government affected everyday life for citizens. Each partner must speak during the presentation.
Presentations should be 10-15 minutes long and all group members must speak.
For an example of a presentation Case Study, see Ms. Johnson's slideshow on Stalin's Russia.
Give an additional example and identify scenes or quotes from Fahrenheit 451 that relate to the regime you study. Explain how the literature and history connect.
Remember, your DO SOMETHING write up is due on May 1st!
Work on your presentations and your zines