Compare and Contrast Ancient Civilizations Due 10/4 Must turn it in using Turnitin.com Warm Up: What is a century? Tuesday/Wednesday 10/1 & 10/2
Objective: I will be able to read a short essay and show where I found answers to questions by underlining the text.
Justice Case A • Eddie is caught shoplifting a cell phone at Radio Shack. Eddie is 15 years old. It is his first offense. The police call his parents, and Eddie returns the phone. There will be no criminal record. • Is this fair to Eddie? • Is this fair to Radio Shack? • Is it fair to society? Is it in the best interest of society? Case B • JD does the same thing, except he is 19 and it’s his third offense and will be his third felony conviction. Due to mandatory sentencing, he will do 10 years in prison. • Is this fair to JD? To Radio Shack? To society?
Task: • Read the Background Essay on the second page of your packet (page 7). • Answer the questions on the third page (page 9). 15 minutes
Understanding the Questions P. 11 • What is the analytical question asked by this Mini-Q? Hammurabi’s Code: Was it just? • What terms in the question need to be defined? code & just • Rewrite the question in your own words.
Pre-Bucketing • Use any clues from the Mini-Q question and the document titles on the cover page, think of possible analytical categories and label the bucket.s Reason #1 Hammurabi’s Code is just/not just: Reason #2 Hammurabi’s Code is just/not just: Reason #3 Hammurabi’s Code is just/not just: