Friday, October 25, 2013

Weekly Agenda 10.28-11.1

A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen

MONDAY
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
2nd period: Study Guide, Study Groups
3rd period: Quick Draw Poster Presentations
HW Study, book test tomorrow.

TUESDAY
Jekyll and Hyde Book Test
Return J&H books, get new books.
HW A Doll's House:
Read ACT 1 by Thursday
Read ACT 2 by Friday
Read ACT 3 by Monday

WEDNESDAY
NO SSR, NO JOURNAL ENTRY
Bridge from J&H to A Doll's House
-similar motifs: gothic, role of women
-background on the era, and place
-brief Ibsen bio.

Play Structure pyramid
Domestic symbolism, imagery, language
Egalitarianism vs. Traditionalism

THURSDAY & FRIDAY
For each day on this book, the first part of the class will be spend reviewing the reading: questions, imagery, language, symbols, characterization
Then, we will watch the accompanying film.