Is Superman Really All that Super? Critically Exploring ...

Is Superman Really All that Super? Critically Exploring ...

Is Superman Really All that Super?
Critically Exploring Superheroes

Objective: TLW use the RWT Venn Diagram printout and app to compare and contrast character traits of
superheroes in a visually appealing way.
Follow the directions below to complete this station activity.

Website Credit: www.readwritethink.org

This task uses:
Complete the My Favorite Superheroes handout by listing two of your
Venn
favorite superheroes and then list adjectives to describe the traits of each
superhero.
Next, use the Venn Diagram handout to compare and contrast your two
superheroes. On the left and right circle list adjectives that describe how these
two superheroes are different from each other. In the middle section of the
venn diagram, list adjectives
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What are the similarities and differences in how these characters look?
Make sure to fill in the Notes below the task card with your information.

Diagram App

Task Card Templates

Are these superheroes girls, women, boys, or men? Can you always tell? In
what ways are they different?
Where are these characters from?

On the iPad, go to the Venn Diagram app. Use your venn diagram draft to
publish your comparison and contrasting traits of your superhereos.
On the final step, use the Send Final option to send the completed venn
diagram to your email.
Once you receive the email with your attachment, you will save your haiku
poem in your documents folder.

Common Core State Standards
LA.3.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.9 - [Grade Level Standard]
- COMPARE and CONTRAST the most important points and
key details presented in two texts on the same topic.
LA.4.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4.6 - [Grade Level Standard]
- COMPARE and CONTRAST the point of view from which
different stories are narrated, including the difference
between first- and third-person narrations.
LA.5.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.3 - [Grade Level Standard]
- COMPARE and CONTRAST two or more characters, settings,
or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in
the text (e.g., how characters interact)

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