Mexican American Literature: 3.30-4.4

Weekly Objective: After completing CORNELL NOTES on video, “Foreigners in their Own Lands” students will be able to write a summary and response that identifies significant historical contexts and issues which resulted from the Mexican American War.

3.30 Introduction to Birth of Mexican American

3.31 Foreigners in their Own Land: Cornell Notes

4.1 Summarize “Foreigners in their Own Land,” Define Literary Terms, “American Progress” by John Gast

4.2 School House Rock: Manifest Destiny, Close Read The Great Nation of Futurity by John O’Sullivan

4.3 Progress Check: Summarize and Respond to “The Great Nation of Futurity” by John O’ Sullivan