Monday, May 27, 2013

Weekly Agenda 5.28-6.6

2nd Period Final, June 5th
3rd Period Final, June 6th

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

TUESDAY
Review Acts 2-3
-types of love
-irony
-theme and motif

WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Recitations!
-each performance will be  graded check +, check, or check -, dependent on lines memorized, clarity of voice, and fluidity.  
CONTINUE Movie
HW See Reading Schedule
Begin to review notes in foldable: sonnet rules.

FRIDAY
Share Character Squares
Continue Film
Study GUIDE for FINAL


MONDAY-TUESDAY (6.3-6.4)
Discuss play through end.
Study for Final.

WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY
FINAL
Return portfolios

TUESDAY, JUNE 11th
Final writing/reading reflection.
Prepare for Summer Reading:
SAMO Reads and 10Hp selection.

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Weekly Agenda 5.20-5.24

Romeo and Juliet

MONDAY
Share original sonnets
Role Play: skits to set up major themes from play
Model: read and translate 1.1&1.2
Notes: Types of Love
Character Chart and Squares Assignment: DUE May 31st
HW See reading schedule;
AND, for your independent reading book, see class discussions available on Turnitin.com.

TUESDAY
Work on Character Chart

WEDNESDAY
Guided Reading:
-Queen Mab
-Pilgrim's Sonnet at the party
SSR #

THURSDAY
Review The Balcony Scene
-a different interpretation of Juliet
Motifs
-death
-light (celestial)
Select recitation material: Due May 29th and 30th.
HW see reading schedule;
AND, participate in appropriate turnitin.com discussion.

FRIDAY
BEGIN film!

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Romeo and Juliet Reading Schedule

Read ACT I, Scenes 1-5 for Friday, May 17th
Read ACT II, Scenes 1-3 for Monday, May 20th
Read ACT II, Scenes 3-6 for Thursday, May 23rd
Read ACT III, Scenes 1-5 for Tuesday, May 28th
Read ACT IV, Scenes 1-5 for Thursday, May 30th
Read ACT V, Scenes 1-3 for Friday, May 31st

Assignments for R&J:
Character Chart
Recitations
Vocabulary Quiz
Types of Love
Performance
R&J Final (Book Test)

Weekly Agenda 5.13-17

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

MONDAY-TUESDAY

Peer review A Doll's House essay

GET BOOKS: The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet
Introduction to Shakespeare:
Elizabethan Era
Queen Elizabeth
Chain of Being
Beliefs and Superstitions
Theater and Performance
Shakespeare Biography
Play Structure
Family Feud and Structure

SONNETS
Types
Versification: iambic pentameter, rhyme scheme
Figurative Language
Shakespeare's sonnets
Original Sonnet
HW Your original sonnet is due Monday (draft on Friday).  It must adhere to all sonnet rules.  25 pts to your writing category

WEDNESDAY
SSR #
Are you reading a new book?
HW See Reading Schedule

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Shakespearean Insults
R&J Vocabulary
Devices
-pun, soliloquy, character foil, oxymoron, malapropism, conceit, characterization, irony
Review reading
-language
-characters and relationships
-dramatic readings: voice, tone, delivery
See Reading Schedule



Sunday, May 5, 2013

Weekly Agenda 5.6-5.10

The Doll's House  by Henrik Ibsen

MONDAY
J&H Book Test (2013 Version)

TUESDAY
Introduction to Ibsen
THE DOLL"S HOUSE
-play versus movie
Movie Notes:
-parallel characterization
-two worlds
-roles of women

WEDNESDAY
Continue Watching
THE DOLL'S HOUSE

THURSDAY
Continue Watching
Timed Writing in Journal #16

FRIDAY

GET BOOKS: The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet
Introduction to Shakespeare:
Elizabethan Era
Queen Elizabeth
Chain of Being
Beliefs and Superstitions
Theater and Performance
Shakespeare Biography
Play Structure
Family Feud and Structure
HW Continue Reading Independent Book

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Write an original sonnet