This period was disrupted by the Evacuation drill.
Please download the Symbol, Motif and Theme PowerPoint under the class notes and hand outs tab. You may either print out the notes and bring them to class or take your own. We will go over them on Monday.
Warm Up: Time to give back all the work I’ve been hoarding from you!
Literature/Vocabulary Focus: Character Development and Methods of Characterization
Grammar Focus: Verbs and Adverbs
Writing Focus: Switching Writing Modes
Homework: WW#1 Introductory Assignment
Warm Up: Characterization in The Breakfast Club
Literature Focus: Character Development and Methods of Characterization
Lamb to the Slaughter Review
Homework: Eleven Characterization Analysis
Warm Up: Review the Sniper
Literature/Vocabulary Focus: Character and Methods of Characterization
Mini Lesson: The Breakfast Club Analysis
Text Analysis: Lamb to the Slaughter
Homework: Finish Lamb to the Slaughter Analysis
PASS IN YOUR LADY OR THE TIGER PARAGRAPHS!
Let’s chat about summer reading for a bit
Grammar Focus: Parts of Speech Overview
Nouns, Pronouns and Adjectives
Literature/Vocabulary Focus: Setting and Mood
Text Analysis: The Sniper
Homework: Finish The Sniper Analysis Questions
Warm Up: Understanding your Summer Reading Scores
Literature Focus: The Lady or The Tiger
Plot and Conflict Analysis
Mini-Debate: Was it the lady, or the tiger?
Homework: Lady or The Tiger Paragraph (based on today’s class)
Take Out Your Collaborative Paragraphs!!
Warm Up: Make a list of all the literature terms you know (or at least can think of) in one minute
Literature/Vocabulary Focus: Plot and Conflict
Homework: Complete the plot and conflict analysis for The Lady or the Tiger INCLUDING THE PARAGRAPH!