Goals: To analyze how an author's use of diction and syntax connects to his intended audience
Opener: Claim: Moishe the Beadle was widely disliked by the people of Sighet.
Instructions: Use at least two (preferably three) details from paragraphs 1-2 of Night to either defend, refute, or qualify this claim. Embed your quotes, use academic language, and ask for help if you need it.
Vocabulary you need:
Defend: to explain and prove why a claim is correct
Refute: to explain and prove why a claim is incorrect
Qualify: to explain and prove which parts of a claim are correct, and which parts are incorrect
Handouts in Class: none
Terms and Vocabulary: See opener
Work Assigned and Collected:
1. We finished going over the activity from yesterday