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 - Multiple Choice Practice
8/21-8/25 Monday - Allusions presentations Tuesday - "Storm Warnings" Adrienne Rich Wednesday - Writer's Workshop with the Rich prompt Thursday - "The Quiet Life" Alexander Pope Friday - "Evening Hawk" Robert Penn Warren
8/28-9/1 Monday - Multiple Choice Practice Tuesday - TW #1 Poetry Wednesday - TW debrief Thursday - "A Birthday Story" Katherine Brush Friday - "Desiree's Baby" Kate Chopin
9/5-9/8 "Everyday Use" Alice Walker "The Lottery" Shirley Jackson "Eleven" Sandra Cisneros TW: Monday 9/11 (period 1) and Tuesday, 9/12(period 2)
9/11-9/15 TW: Monday and Tuesday with debrief. Begin prep for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
9/18-9/22 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - Chapters 1-4 Quiz on Chapters Romantic Painting - OPTIC HW: Chapter 5 for Monday