The essay, "A quilt of a Country," states that our country is, and always has been, made up of people from many cultural backgrounds, all looking to better their lives - looking for their American Dream.
Directions: Using the Google Doc -
1. Answer the pre-viewing question in a few sentences.
2. Watch the attached TED talk and take notes about the speaker's ideas about the American Dream.
3. Write a summary of the presentation, at least a paragraph long.
What did you find relevant, important, or just funny about the speaker's presentation?
What connections can you make to your answers to the pre-viewing question?
These notes will be useful when creating our own definition of the American Dream.
Formative - 8 points: up to 4 points per each response based on the scoring rubric