Sunday, August 28, 2016

Weekly Agenda 8.29-9.2

KINDRED


MONDAY-TUESDAY
Voice and Perspective and Power


 Book TALK Independent Book Choices


Characterization
-dynamic
-static
-caricature
-character foil


Reading Journal Entry #2
-Share
HW Reread sections that have Dana traveling back and forth in time.  What symbols are evident?


WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Discuss symbolism, characterization
-connect a symbol to each character
How and why does that symbol represent each character?


Imagery
-mood, tone, atmosphere, personification/pathetic fallacy, dichotomy, juxtaposition, idiom, metaphor


FRIDAY
Independent Book-Talk
--Prepare for class discussion
Focus on the idea of time travel in Kindred.  Find evidence in your text that time travel is a metaphor for slavery.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Welcome Back! Fall 2016

WELCOME BACK to SCHOOL!

Before the end of the week please do the following:
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Visit my blog: www.stevenshonors.com and report something you learned from the site.

AGENDA and HOMEWORK
Monday-Tuesday
Welcome 
-brief overview of the class 
-expectations

Reading Journal Expectations and practice
-practice A1, A2, B, C, D

Summer Reading Expectations and Pacing
-How It Went Down
-Kindred

Wednesday
Practice Journal Entry
-share out

How it Went Down

READING JOURNAL Practice
Course Outline Signature



-graphic organizer
Complete Reading Journal Entry #1 on
How It Went Down,

Be prepared to share
HW Kindred Journal Entry #2 due Tuesday