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Introducing Tone and Mood (Poe Concept #1)

Introducing Tone and Mood (Poe Concept #1)

Author: Nichole Carter

While reading short stories and poems written by Edgar Allan Poe we will be looking at 8.R.L.4 & 8.R.L.6 focusing on word choice, tone, connotation, and point of view.

At the end of this tutorial students will:

1. Learn the basic definition of mood and tone

2. Students will apply that knowledge to an activity watching movie clips and taking down notes on the tone of mood of the movie trailers. 

At the end of this video you will understand the difference between tone and mood and apply that knowledge to well know movies.

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1. Sign into Sophia

2. Watch the video 

3. Click on the links provided under the video, watch the movie trailers and then fill out your chart in your homework. 

4. Do the digital WSQ

*Decided not to add a quiz!

Tonight's video

Source: Created by Nichole Carter, power point, uploaded to youtube.

Slides to the above video:

Source: Created by Nichole Carter, power point.

Digital WSQ

Source: Created by Nichole Carter, original idea from Crystal Kirch.