Fusion: Classical Civilizations
Classical Civilizations is taught in conjunction with the continuation of close reading strategies. Students are provided passages on Classical Greece, Rome, India, and China. During this unit, students revisit their annotation marks in order to thoroughly read and comprehend the varied passages. Additionally, students focus on using comparison, comprehension, and visual analysis skills. At the end of this unit, the students are given the task of writing an Enduring Issues essay, based on the NYS Regents task.