Goals: To use close-reading skills to analyze the tone and speaker of a text
Opener: Carefully read the first three paragraphs of Night (you should be starting with “They called him . . .”). Describe what we learn in these paragraphs about the speaker, Moishe the Beadle, and the townspeople of Sighet. For each thing you say, make sure to use evidence from the text and explain how your evidence proves what you are saying.
Handouts in Class: none
Terms and Vocabulary: claim, support, explanation
Work Assigned and Collected: