For class discussion

Group 9.1 (2014-2015):


For the next class we will discuss strategies to use when reading texts closely.

Do the following:

Read the content from pages 4-6 “Close Reading Workshop” (I’ve scanned the pages for you.)

Close Reading Workshop page 4

Close Reading Workshop page 5

Close Reading Workshop page 6

Name the three strategies for the close reading of texts. Briefly summarize each strategy in your own words.

Read the short story “The Old Man at the Bridge” by Ernest Hemmingway using the strategies as a guide.

Here’s the text: The Old Man at the Bridge by Ernest Hemingway ~~LMM



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