Saturday, August 29, 2015

Weekly Agenda 8.31-9.4

KINDRED

MONDAY and TUESDAY
Neighbor-share examples of work of Kindred quiz
-does your neighbor have all 3 parts; can you advise them to improve or add anything?

Re-read sections involving time travel experience (page numbers ...)
-what are the primary methods Butler uses create the effect of "time travel?"
-how is "time travel" a metaphor for slavery?  Does is make her message more powerful?

Book Talk: Independent Book List
-code books and end-of-semester projects

WEDNESDAY
DUE: Kindred Open Notes Quiz
SSR #2: Bring book, or read optional provided story.

THURSDAY and FRIDAY
Reread Interview with Butler
-discuss

Examine and mark up Prompt for Friday's Timed Writing.
-Quaker share potential quotations for prompt

Timed Writing #1(15pts to Writing Element)
-4 paragraphs: Introduction, 2 Body Paragraphs, Conclusion
-No 2nd person, Direct evidence and page citation required.
See Reading Journal Packet, Option F: T.A.C. for body paragraph requirements.

Turn in!

NEXT: TWO WORLDS
"The Shadow"
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
-Freud/Jung
-Victorian Times
-Stevenson Bio'