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I Spy: Analyze a Photograph

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Objective Observation Subjective Observation Knowledge Deduction
Describe what you see in the photo. Your description should help someone who hasn't seen the photo to visualize it. Describe your personal feelings and judgments about the image. Example, I see ... . And it makes me think of ... . Summarize what you know about the photo. What is your conclusion about the photo?













Questions: What questions does this photo raise? What else would you need to know?




Handout B


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