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