April 6, 2015

Warm Up

  • Reviewing the quiz

Agenda

  • Scramble for Wealth and Power
    • Response  questions.  Pick one from each category and write a page responding to each question based on your experiences today.
    • Category 1 – Raisin in the Sun
      • What connections between wealth and power can you make between this simulation and the situation for the Youngers in A Raisin in the Sun?
      • Choose a character in A Raisin in the Sun who faces limitations similar to students whose hands were taped in the simulation.  What limitations does this character face and why?  How can this character overcome these limitations?
    • Category 2 – Global Wealth and Power
      • Do you think there should be a redistribution of wealth and power throughout the world?  Why or why not?  If yes, how would you accomplish this?  What principles would guide your proposals for change?
      • Do you think there should be a redistribution of wealth and power in our country?  Why or why not?  If yes, how would you accomplish this?  What principles would guide your proposals for change?