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Intersectionality: (noun) the interconnected nature of social categorizations such as race, class, and gender as they apply to a given individual or group, regarded as creating overlapping and interdependent systems of discrimination or disadvantage.
Watch the TED talk by Kimberle Crenshaw, a civil rights activist and pioneer in critical race theory, called "The Urgency of Intersectionality."
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Grammar Do Now! Write the following statements 5 times each, make sure spaces and spelling is clear and correct:
Notes: Verb Tense Conjugation - Timing See "To See" verb conjugation handout.
Right now: I see you.
It will happen later: I will see you.
It happened: I saw you.
Right after it happens right now: I have seen you.
Right after it happens in the future: I will have seen you.
At a time after it happens: I had seen you.
Is still happening right now: I am seeing you.
While it is happening in the future: I will be seeing you.
While it was happening in the past: I was seeing you.
It repeatedly happens and is happening right now: I have been seeing you.
Something that continues to happen in the future: I will have been seeing you.
Something that was happening repeatedly, but isn’t happening now: I have been seeing you.
Grammar Practice Exercise: Verb conjugations
Write sentences using the correct conjugation of “to see” a movie.
*Get Zeitoun Vocab handout from Ms. Fitch - it will have all the definitions on it.*
Vocab SET I Example Sentences
Vocab and Grammar Practice
Watch this video. What were the issues with the levees? Did they know they had issues? What does that make you think? Take a look at the images and then read the article in a link below them, and respond to the questions.
Read this article and respond:
Overall Unit Themes and Questions: