Grade 10 ELA Module 4, Unit 2, Lesson 24

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Students view and analyze Throne of Blood, Akira Kurosawa’s 1957 film adaptation of Macbeth, in order to compare Kurosawa’s presentation of the opening scenes (the first 20:09 minutes of the film) to Act 1.1 through Act 1.3 of the original play. 

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RL.9-10.7 Analyze the representation of a subject or a key scene in two different artistic mediums, including...
SL.9-10.1.a Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material under study; explicitly draw on...
SL.9-10.1.b Work with peers to set rules for collegial discussions and decision-making (e.g., informal...

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