Sunday, October 10, 2010

Weekly Agenda Oct 11

1984

MON & TUES
Character Venn
-Body Biography
3Q Class Discussion
Read key excerpts p114, 119, 128-129 and 132.
-add to symbols list
HW Read Ch 7&8 for Thursday and 3qs
AND Body Biography due next Tuesday

WED
SSR
Journal Entry #8

THURS & FRI
3Q discussion
Record differences between Inner and Outer Party
Explore the idea of sacrifice for a larger gain. Why would it be essential in determining if Winston would be a loyal 'Brotherhood' member?
Begin Reading Chapter XI together
HW Read Chapter XI-p 166 (End before you read Ignorance Is Strength)

NEXT WEEK
MON
In groups, answer questions about theories divulged through "Goldstein's Book."
Each response must be in paragraph form.
Key Questions:
What is a "Floating Fortress?"
What is the "primary aim of modern warfare?"
What is the connection between wealth and power?
What techniques or strategies allow the Party to control its citizens?
How is the world today (in 1984) "more primitive?"
What is "the machine?" What does it have to do with: "human drudgery;" "goods;" "poverty and ignorance?"
What are the aims of the party?