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Week of November 13th

posted Nov 16, 2017, 2:08 PM by Julia Edge

Monday, November 13 - Sub

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR

 

Tuesday, November 14

  1. Introduce Setting, add setting to Lit Terms

  2. Class discussion

 

Wednesday, November 15

  1. Silent work day: Hemingway’s Soldier’s Home

    1. This is a war story that includes no physical violence because Hemingway focuses on the war’s psychological effects on the protagonist. A truce ended the wholesale butchery of youth fighting during World War I, but the painful memory of it has made Krebs a prisoner of war. Although the story’s setting is a peaceful small town in Oklahoma, Hemingway evokes the horrors that Krebs endured and brought back home with him. In a sense, the real setting of this story is Belleau Wood as well as the sites of the other bloody battles Krebs experienced…

    2. Read Soldier’s Home, Brainstorm & answer (in bullet points) Critical Thinking Q’s 3, 4, 6, 7, 9


Thursday, November 16

  1. Discuss Soldier’s Home, turn-in work

  2. Read & discuss ee cummings, my sweet old etcetera

    1. Paraphrase each line of the poem

    2. In pairs, compare your paraphrased version & brainstorm a plan to create an artistic representation of my sweet old etcetera, due Monday


Friday, November 17

  1. Test Prep Friday, Essay #4


Homework: my sweet old etcetera artistic representation, glossaries

Week of November 6th

posted Nov 8, 2017, 9:06 AM by Julia Edge

Monday, November 6

  1. Glossaries (No SSR)

  2. Introduce Indi-Read #2, due 12/22

  3. Jterm Homework: Indi-Read #3: The Old Man & the Sea, by Hemingway

  4. Discuss characterization in Saving Sourdi


Tuesday, November 7

  1. Jterm slides

  2. Read Baglady, by A.S. Byatt

    1. Critical Thinking Qs 1-5


Wednesday, November 8

  1. Jterm survey: library

  2. Literary Device Trackers

    1. Killings, Saving Sourdi, Baglady

Thursday, November 9

  1. No School - Conferences


Friday, November 10

  1. No School - Veterans Day


Week of October 30

posted Oct 31, 2017, 10:01 AM by Julia Edge   [ updated Nov 1, 2017, 3:19 PM ]

Monday, October 30

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, October 31

  1. Intro to Characterization

  2. Intro to Hard Times, by Charles Dickens

  3. Explication to Hard Times

  4. Lit Terms - add terms


Wednesday, November 1

  1. Read Saving Sourdi, by May-Lee Chai

    1. Take notes on each character, analyzing for:

      1. Dynamic, static, flat, round, etc.

      2. Foil

Thursday, November 2

  1. Discuss Saving Sourdi, by May-Lee Chai

  2. Test Prep (Thursday), MC4


Friday, November 3

No School - Grading Day


Week of October 23rd

posted Oct 20, 2017, 2:11 PM by Julia Edge

Monday, October 23

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, October 24

  1. Discuss the plot line of A Rose for Emily

  2. Lit Device Trackers

    1. Three Girls

    2. All That You Love Will be Carried Away

    3. A Rose for Emily


Wednesday, October 25

  1. Start reading Killings, by Andre Dubus


Thursday, October 26

  1. Finish Killings, by Andre Dubus

    1. Critical Thinking Questions 2, 8, 9, 10

  2. Perspective: Thomas Kennedy, On Morality and Revenge in Killings

    1. Critical Thinking Questions 1, 2


Friday, October 27

  1. Test Prep Friday, Essay 3


Week of October 16th

posted Oct 19, 2017, 6:31 AM by Julia Edge   [ updated Oct 20, 2017, 12:07 PM ]

Monday, October 16 - Sub

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, October 17 - Sub

  1. Naviance - Computer Lab


Wednesday, October 18

  1. All That You Love Will be Carried Away

    1. Homework: Create two leading questions for a Socratic Seminar


Thursday, October 19

  1. Socratic Seminar: All That You Love Will be Carried Away


Friday, October 20

  1. William Faulkner’s A Rose for Emily

Homework:

    1. Reread A Rose for Emily, annotating for foreshadowing. Find four events that foreshadow the frightening end.

    2. Create a plot line of events

    3. Answer Critical Thinking Questions 5, 6, 7, 9 (remember: “In William Faulkner’s A Rose for Emily…”)



Week of October 9th

posted Oct 6, 2017, 9:06 PM by Julia Edge   [ updated Oct 12, 2017, 3:42 PM ]

Monday, October 9

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, October 10

  1. Introduction Literary Element Trackers, add:

    1. Godwin’s A Sorrowful Woman

    2. Burroughs Tarzan of the Apes

  2. Mod Two: Plot

    1. Three Girls, Joyce Carol Oates

    2. Class discussion


Wednesday, October 11

  1. Finish Three Girls

  2. Critical Thinking Questions, answer four

  3. Literary Element Trackers, Three Girls



Thursday, October 12

  1. Turn-in Three Girls Critical Thinking Questions

  2. Test Prep (Thursday) MC#3


Friday, October 13 No School


Week of October 2nd

posted Oct 3, 2017, 10:33 AM by Julia Edge   [ updated Oct 6, 2017, 9:04 PM ]

Monday, October 2

  1. Turn-in annotated Reading Imaginative Literature

  2. Glossaries

  3. SSR


Tuesday, October 3

  1. Unit One: The Elements of Fiction

    1. Formula Fiction

    2. Romance Tip Sheet

    3. Karen van der Zee’s A Secret Sorrow


Wednesday, October 4

  1. Continue Unit One: The Elements of Fiction

    1. Gail Godwin’s A Sorrowful Woman

    2. Considerations for Critical Thinking & Writing, Q 3, 4, 6, 10


Thursday, October 5

  1. Mod Two: Plot

    1. Intro to Plot

    2. Edgar Rice Burroughs Tarzan of the Apes


Friday, October 6

  1. Test Prep Friday, Essay #2



Week of September 25

posted Sep 25, 2017, 3:46 PM by Julia Edge   [ updated Sep 29, 2017, 10:36 AM by Julia Edge ]

Monday, Sept. 25

  1. Glossaries

  2. SSR


Tuesday, Sept. 26

  1. Lit Era Presentations


Wednesday, Sept. 27

  1. Lit Era EXAM


Thursday, Sept. 28

  1. Test Prep, Essay #1 Calibration

    1. Calibrate: How the College Board scores essays

    2. Using outside examples of essay #1, read/score/discuss rationale

    3. Pass back essays, using the rubric, class to read & score their own essay


Friday, Sept. 29

  1. Report your Essay #1 score

  2. Test Prep Friday, MC2


Homework: Read & annotate Reading Imaginative Literature



Week of September 18th

posted Sep 15, 2017, 2:08 PM by Julia Edge

Monday, Sept. 18

  1. MC1 Rationalizations due

  2. Glossaries

  3. SSR


Tuesday, Sept. 19

  1. Lit Era Presentations  (Take notes)


Wednesday, Sept. 20

  1. Lit Era Presentations (Take notes)


Thursday, Sept. 21

  1. Lit Era EXAM


Friday, Sept. 22

  1. Test Prep Friday, Essay 1


Week of September 11th

posted Sep 10, 2017, 2:23 PM by Julia Edge   [ updated Sep 15, 2017, 2:10 PM ]

Monday, Sept. 11

  1. Crucible Exam


Tuesday, Sept. 12

  1. Lit Device Glossary

  2. SSR


Wednesday, Sept. 13

  1. Lit Era Project, due Tuesday

  2. Start research in computer lab


Thursday, Sept. 14

  1. Lit Era Project, continue research in lab


Friday, Sept. 15

  1. The Secrets of Taking a Multiple Choice Test

  2. Test Prep Friday, MC1

  3. Indi-Read #1 book choices


Reminder-   Glossaries/SSR Monday
        Literary Era Presentations due Tuesday



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