As examiners, we’ve seen countless students use Persepolis (Part 1) for assessment. Sadly, many students fail to unpack how Marjane Satrapi uses both language AND visuals to shape meaning. Our unit will successfully lead students through this powerful graphic memoir and discuss BOTH the language and visual features that make this one of the most popular IB texts studied globally. When done correctly, this text leads to big points on assessment. Let us guide you!
This literary unit includes:
- 7 detailed lessons
- Essential contextual background
- Formative assessments
- 2 summative pathways
- Discussion questions
- Student sample writing
- Range of speaking and writing activities
- Graphic organizers, sentence stems, and more!