Friday, November 13, 2015

Weekly Agenda 11.16-11.20

5 Weeks to Finals!
See full Agenda 9HP r&J 5 Week Agenda


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JOURNAL DUE DECEMBER 4TH-DECEMBER 9TH



Romeo and Juliet

MONDAY-TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY
Elizabethan England
-chain of being
-beliefs, superstitions
-language
Shakespeare Life and Times
-theater and performance
-biography

Sonnets
-background
-themes
-rhyme and meter
WORKSHEET

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Vocabulary List

TERMS: pun, soliloquy, conceit, oxymoron, malapropism, irony

R&J-5 Act Structure
Setting and Background
-dramatic reading

Guiding Themes: loyalty, fate vs specific action, unrequited love, parental rebellion

Examples of Independent Projects
-no Book Report Requirement (this year-you guys are about to turn in essays!)
Vocabulary Quiz November 30th

Original Sonnet due December 7th
Character Squares due December 7th


The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet READING SCHEDULE (Quiz if necessary)

(For each act, write post-its on metaphors, motifs, figurative language)
Act I for THURSDAY, Nov. 19
Act II for MONDAY, Nov. 23
Act III for MONDAY, Nov. 30
Act IV for THURSDAY, Dec. 3
Act V for MONDAY, Dec. 7