8/3-8/4 Frankenstein Exam. Rhetorical Terms Exam "Flames" by Billy Collins.
8/7-8/11 Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday - prep thesis statements for Frankenstein. Read bioethics articles and medical issues articles from NY Times and be prepared to discuss. Present thematic ideas from Frankenstein.
8/14-8/18 Monday - finish discussion of Frankenstein Tuesday - Discuss NY Times articles - "Being Dishonest About Ugliness" and "The Power of Appearance" Begin poetry with "Silence" by Billy Collins Wednesday - "Weighing the Dog" Billy Collins Thursday - "For Julia" John N. Norris Friday - "The Quiet Life" Alexander Pope