Today's Focus: Collected Vocabulary Art, Watched "Up" (Film Analysis comparative to Picaresque Journey)
- None! Enjoy your break!!! :)
Today's Focus: de Lizardi's The Itching Parrot (1816) Small Group Discussion, Embedded Vocabulary Activity
- Vocabulary Art DUE TOMORROW
Today's Focus: Introduction to Latin American Literature Unit, Reflection of Spanish/Mexican Conflict in Mexican Writing, Jose Joaquin Fernandez de Lizardi's The Itching Parrot (1816) Excerpt Reading
- Finish reading The Itching Parrot Chapter Excerpt DUE MONDAY
- Summarize each page in one sentence as well as giving a one sentence analysis.
- Highlight all words you do not know.
Today's Focus: Satire, Rhetoric, and Poetry Unit Test
Journals were collected today.
- None. Tomorrow, we begin a new unit.
Today's Focus: Vocabulary Quiz 7, Last Study Day for Unit Test Tomorrow
- STUDY FOR YOUR UNIT TEST TOMORROW
Today's Focus: Class Desk Re-Arrangement, Poetry & Figurative Language Terms Flash Cards Creation, Silent Study Time
- Vocabulary Quiz TOMORROW
- Unit Test on Thursday
Today's Focus: Vocabulary List 7 Definitions, How to Study Well Article, Test Review, Binder Clean-out/Test Materials Gathering
- Vocabulary Quiz 7 on Wednesday
- Unit Test has been moved to THURSDAY
Today's Focus: Finished BBC Documentary The Romantics with Viewing Guide
- Satire, Rhetoric, and Poetry Test on TUESDAY
- Vocabulary 7 Quiz on Wednesday
Today's Focus: Finished "Ozymandias" and "Kubla Khan" Analysis and Jigsaw, Began Romanticism BBC Documentary with Viewing Guide
Journal #9: Correct the following sentences: In English class, Jim learned to read poems critically and he appreciated good prose. We found the film repulsive, offensive, and we thought it was embarrassing. There’s nothing I like better then finding a good trout stream, setting up camp, and to spend a couple of days fishing.
- Macbeth Extra Credit Paragraph due to turnitin.com TOMORROW
Today's Focus: Finished TP-CASTT Analysis of "The World is Too Much With Us", Percy Bysshe Shelley's "Ozymandias" & Samuel Taylor Coleridge's "Kubla Khan" Jigsaw Analysis
Journal #8: What causes people today to become alienated from the natural world? What do you think are the results of such alienation?
- None. Focus on your Research Paper.
- Macbeth Extra Credit Analysis Due Friday to turnitin.com
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