Native Myths and Revolutionary Texts

Edward's "Sinners in the hands of an Angry God"

Read the Excerpt Here

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God Worksheet:
Sinners in the Hands.doc


Franklin's "13 Virtues"


Read his 13 Virtues and Plan Here.

Small group breakout: You will be assigned and article below to read. Use this to complete your worksheet on Ben.

Article One (Politics)

Article Two (Romance)

Article Three (Diet)

Article Four (Anti-Slavery?)

Article Five (Human Nature)

Franklin's 13 Virtues Worksheet:
Franklin activity revised CCSS.doc

Day Two: Take this quiz to see how virtuous you are according to Franklin!

Did Franklin have any other "skeletons in the closet"?


Henry's "Speech to the Virginia Convention"


Read the text here.

ethos-logos-pathos Virginia Convention.ppt

virginia convention worksheet.doc


Native American Mythology



Introduction to Archetypes in Literature:

Archetypes in Native American Mythology:

Mythology Assignment: Native American Archetypes Packet.docx

Read "The Dog and the Stick" Online

Read the Myths in Found in Your Textbook Online

Speech Assignment:
Presentation Rubric ELA 11.doc

The Importance of Having Conviction:

An example of how powerful public speaking can be:

An example of a good persuasive speech:
Click here for a speech that would get an A

An example of how NOT to give a speech: