Making History with Vitamin C “Human lives should be sacrificed in the name of great discoveries” “Major scientific discoveries rarely affect the daily lives of people” Thursday - Vitamin C • Work on Author’s Purpose • Write a one page objective summary • Turn in and work on short story and/or speech when completed • Thesis: Without Vitamin C, many important historical discoveries would never have been made. 10th Lit Friday - Vitamin C • Finish any work from yesterday INDIVIDUALLY – Objective summary (extra credit!), author’s purpose handout • Page 176 #1-5 – you MUST include quotes for credit! • Page 177 #1a, 3, 4, 5 • CEI Paragraph: Explain one reason why most seamen during the Age of Discovery ignored the known preventatives and remedies for scurvy. Use examples from the text for support. – Claim: During the Age of Discovery, seamen ignored the known preventatives and remedies for scurvy because… • When finished: work on revising/rewriting your short story or writing your speech. Grab note cards from the back table if you need any!