Monday, October 31, 2011

Weekly Agenda Oct. 31-Nov. 4

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde


MONDAY
Hand back papers
Review Movie
ATTENTION, CHANGES:
-your 1984 essays will not be due until Friday at 11:59pm
-you will not have to write a movie review for Equilibrium
Book Talk Independent Reading Choices for J&H:
-Mary Reilly by Valerie Martin
-The Thief of Always by Clive Barker
-Something Wicked this Way Comes by Ray Bradbury
-The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
-Gold Bug and other Tales by E.A. Poe
-The Dark Descent, a collection of authors
-The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells
-The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
HW Only to make sure you don't forget to work on your essay later on in the week.


TUESDAY
Check out books to students
Introduction to Stevenson and J&H
-biography
-the times
-allusions and footnotes
Vocabulary
-inventory
HW Read Chapter 1 for Thursday and write 3-level questions


WEDNESDAY
SSR
Journal #11

THURSDAY
Review 3-Qs
Write 1 paragraph characterizing our narrator, use language from Stevenson
-determine whether or not he is a reliable narrator
Complete Vocabulary fun sheet
HW Read Chapter 2 for Monday and write 3-level questions


FRIDAY
Hand back book reports
-apply corrections, comments, edits to 1984 essays
-look at rubric and portfolio
J&H
-Chapter 1 3Qs continued

HW 1984 Essay due tonight, don't forget to upload it to turnitin.com
AND, vocabulary quiz next THURSDAY/



NEXT
Begin reading Victorian Times piece
-highlight important sections, determine what needs more explanation
-answer questions in JOURNAL #12
Mask Assignment