U.S. History- The Gilded Age • Take out a blank sheet of paper and write your first and last name on top. • Clear your desk except for your sheet of paper. • Sit quietly until I give you the next direction. Bell Work • Title the first section of your paper “Bell Work”. • Write down 2-3 facts you heard while listening to the clip. • You have 2 minutes. Key Words • Title the next section of your paper “Key Words”. • I’m going to read an article to you. • While I’m reading, you need to identify and write down key words that are important to the main idea of the article. – Don’t worry – there is not a “correct” answer! Your answers don’t have to match anyone else’s. Key Words: What did you find? Main Idea • Title the next section of your paper “Main Idea”. • Take the next 3-5 minutes to write 2 sentences that identify the main idea/main point of the article. Main Idea- Partner Sharing • Title the next section of your paper “Main Idea-Partner Sharing” • With a partner, share your main ideas and construct ONE main idea that you both agree on. –Yes, you both need to write it down. –Your ONE main idea should be 2-3 sentences. –You have 5 minutes Key Word Analysis • Once you complete your main idea statements, draw this diagram twice on the back of your paper. – Make sure you leave at least 6 lines of space at the bottom of the front or the back of your paper. Key Word Analysis • Move back to your original seat. • Choose 2 of the key words you identified earlier to complete these diagrams ON YOUR OWN! • You have 8 minutes. Exit Ticket • At the bottom of your paper (where you left space), title a new section “Exit Ticket”. • Write a paragraph explaining the main idea of the article. • Your paragraph must be 4-5 sentences. • Your paragraph must include the 2 key words you chose for your key word analysis!