School Days Content Standards
Shakespeare's Language and What Sayest Thou?
1.7 Characteristics and Function of the English Language, point C.
Compare and contrast word meanings that have changed with time.
Goal: Understanding how the English language has changed the past 400 years. Students learn words and phrases from the Elizabethan Period whose language is classified as Early Modern English.
Creative Writing Competition
1.4 Types of Writing, point A 1.5
Quality of Writing, points A-G Renaissance Music
9. Understand music in relation to history and culture.
A. Distinguish characteristics of representative music genres and styles from a variety of cultures.
B. Classify by genre and style, musical works and explain the characteristics that cause each work to be exemplary.
8.1 History Analysis and Skills Development
A. Analyze chronological thinking.
B. Analyze and interpret historical sources.
C. Evaluate historical interpretation of events.
8.4 World History
A. Analyze the significance of individuals and groups who made major political and cultural contributions to world history since 1450.