Homework Due Wed. Sept. 22nd
- Read “Learning to Read” by Malcolm X and respond to the questions below. PLEASE try to reply to AT LEAST ONE classmate in the comments!
- What did you think of this text? Explain!
- What is it mostly about? Write a 2-4 sentence summary. Be specific. Refer to the text itself. Use quotes even!
- What is the genre of the text? What is the tone?
- What motivated Malcolm X to learn to read?
- Why do you think Malcolm X wrote this article? Who do you think is his intended audience?
- How is Malcolm X’s literacy narrative similar to or different from those of Tan and Vargas?
- ***Draft of Project 1 Due Mon. Sept. 27th***