1. Define Transcendentalism as a class
2. Whole class discussion (BIG QUESTION HERE: To what extent do you agree with Thoreau's philosophies? Does he serve as a good model for the role we as individuals should play in creating a just society?)
TRANSITION!-- Gaining clarity on political ideologies and media bias
1. What news sources seem to represent the left (liberal thought) v. the right (conservative thought)? List of news sources and the political ideology of their consumers
2. Listen to part of this Freakonomics Podcast: How biased is your media?
Humanities 11 Teacher at Animas High School