Today's Key Terms
WRITE THIS IN YOUR SEMINAR PREP!!
We'll watch "Text #1" from our seminar prep and complete the response requirements for it as listed here:
Text #1: “Charlottesville: Race and Terror”- VICE News
Warning: This video contains strong language and disturbing content from interviews conducted with white supremacists involved in the Charlottesville protests.
As you watch: Listen for what disturbs you. Listen for what resonates with you.
After Watching the video…...
Just journal for a solid 20 minutes to process this video. What thoughts are running through your head? What emotions? What ideas stood out that disturbed you/alarmed you? What ideas did you agree with? If you run out of things to write, consider this question:
In what ways does the idea we discussed last week about the power of prior conditioning and experience and ideology, shaping one’s perception, show up in this video? Think about Jason Kessler’s speech about the need to protect civil liberties, and the ways others are responding to him at that speech. Think about Christopher Cantwell’s final comments about the car crash….
How do you guys want to structure tomorrow's seminar? Let's brainstorm possible formats and discuss pros/cons of grading seminars!
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Humanities 11 Teacher at Animas High School