Sunday, February 12, 2012

Weekly Agenda Feb 13-17

Introduction to Shakespeare: Elizabethan Era


MONDAY
Quaker Share excerpts from Vignettes
Timed Writing: Mango Street prompt in your journal
NO HW


TUESDAY & THURSDAY
Get Books
Shakespeare Notes
-life and times
Elizabethan Language Worksheet

  • Queen Elizabeth
  • Elizabethan Age
  • Chain of Being
  • Beliefs and Superstitions
  • Theater and Performance
  • Shakespeare Biography
  • Play Structure
  • Family Feud and Structure
WEDNESDAY
SSR
#4

FRIDAY
Sonnets
  • Types
  • Versification: iambic pentameter, rhyme scheme
  • Figurative language
  • Shakespeare's sonnets
  • original sonnet 
HW Your Original sonnet is due Tuesday.  It must adhere to all sonnet rules.  25pts to writing category.