QUEST VI

Questions:

-What are the key components to the Renaissance Period?

-How do poems convey ideas beyond prose?

-What are the elements of a sonnet?

Challenge Name

XP

Description

Standards

Understanding:

Renaissance Video

15

Watch and complete WSQ on Renaissance Background video

AP1. Infer the Author’s purpose with quotations to learn the obvious, and hidden meanings in a piece of nonfiction

Explore:

Analyze three poems with TPCASTT

25

Read three Renaissance poems and analyze using TPCASTT method

AP4. Evaluate how an Author’s point of view shapes the Fiction

AP5. Understand the foundational pieces of Lore from ancient time periods and how the Lore reflected the Age.

Synthesis:

Write your own Sonnet

30

In small groups, create your own original sonnett

DPS9. Write w/the appropriate Style: Metaphors, Similes, and Analogies. Write w/ formality

Test:

 Detailed Journal Response

20

Using your findings, create a two page analysis of the Ren. poems

LS2. Evaluate how words and 

phrases shape meaning and tonein piece of Fiction. Is the author convincing?

LS3. Determine how the text’s structure functions both large and small.

Badges:

Poetry Badge 3: Conduct an analysis of three poems beyond the book

Narrative Badge Quest 3:  Using poetic analysis, write a one page backstory behind one of the renaissance poems

Medieval Poetry Badge 3: Support or Attack the Renaissance as a shift from the Middle Ages.  Is it all an improvement?