BALKAN LITERATURE PLUS UPPER SCHOOL ENGLISH: DUE 11/13/2017

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BALKAN LITERATURE PLUS UPPER SCHOOL ENGLISH: DUE 11/13/2017

Post by GinnyLight » Thu Nov 09, 2017 6:39 pm

ALL CLASSES:
- Remember that the final SSR day for Q1 will be Thursday, November 16th, for English 10 and Friday, November 17th, for American Literature. ALL SSR LOGS WILL BE DUE for English 10 and American Literature on those days. Any Reading Logs that are not placed on my desk will be considered LATE and will receive 75%.
- All assignments must be turned in by November 15th to be included in Q1.

BALKAN LITERATURE
1. For Monday, read and annotate "Theseus," and complete a note sheet and flashcards (Theseus, Aegeus, Ariadne, Corynetes, Pitocamptes, Procrustes, Sciron).
2. Our Quarterly Examination will be on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH, 9:58-10:38 a.m. For the exam, you should know characters (including relationships), conflicts, themes, plots, and settings.

ENGLISH 9
1. Please listen to the audio version of "The Musgrave Ritual": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OY-ZHX9sZ4
2. Our Quarterly Examination will be on MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH, 11:24-12:04 p.m. This exam will contain MUG Shot issues (thru MUG #8), literary terms (through #10), Vocabulary (through #8, including spelling, definitions, synonyms, and antonyms), "The Most Dangerous Game," and "The Musgrave Ritual."

BRITISH LITERATURE
1. On Monday, we will continue to take notes on medieval drama.
2. Our Quarterly Examination will be on MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH, 1:33-2:13 p.m. This exam will contain MUG Shot issues (thru MUG #8), Intro. to the Anglo-Saxon Period, Beowulf, Intro. to the Medieval Period, Everyman, PBS sheet, and medieval drama notes.

ENGLISH 10
1. On Monday, we will continue to discuss "The Feather Pillow."
2.Our Quarterly Examination will be on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND, 9:15-9:55 a.m. This exam will contain MUG Shot issues (thru MUG #8), literary terms (through #10), Vocabulary (through #8, including spelling, definitions, synonyms, and antonyms), "The Monkey's Paw," and "The Feather Pillow."

AMERICAN LITERATURE
1. On Monday, we will continue to discuss Benjamin Franklin. Please complete the handout on aphorisms, as well as the Instagram handout. Try to have fun!
2. Our Quarterly Examination will be on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND, 10:38-11:21 a.m. This exam will contain MUG Shot issues (thru MUG #8),
Intro. to Colonial Literature, William Bradford's "Of Plymouth Plantation," Anne Bradstreet's "Verses Upon the Burning of Our House" and "To My Dear and Loving Husband," Intro. to the Revolutionary Period, Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography, aphorisms, and Benjamin Franklin and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Ms. G. Light
Upper School English Teacher
Thornton-Donovan School

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