Eng 5A: American Literature Work

 

 

NOTE: In addition to the reading selections below, you are expected to read all author biographies before the selection.

 

Date In-Class Work Homework Assigned
6-Sep 1. Review syllabus, rules, etc.
2.
Group Work: "Analyzing 'Staring at the Stars'" Writing Assignment
1. Finish analysis
9-Sep 1. Discuss poem  
10-Sep 1. Discuss poem  
11-Sep 2. Review Constructed Response Constrution and Constructed Response Rubric  
12-Sep 1. Literary History Lecture: Colonial North  
13-Sep "Starring at the Stars" CR Due
1. Continue lecture (Colonial North and Puritanism)
1. Read Of Plymouth Plantation pp. 54-59; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,6-8,11 p.60
16-Sep 1. Discuss Bradford
Lit Element Lecture: plain style
1. Read "Upon the Burning of Our House..." pp.94-97; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,10-14 p.98
17-Sep 1. Discuss Bradstreet  
18-Sep 1. Discuss Bradstreet 1. Read History of the Dividing Line pp. 72-79; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,8,9 p. 80
19-Sep 1. Discuss Bradstreet
2.Literary History Lecture: Colonial South

3. Discuss Byrd
 
20-Sep 1. Discuss Byrd 1. Read "Forging a New Nation" pp. 116-118
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1-Oct
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14-Oct No School: Columbus Day
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11-Nov No School: Veterans Day
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29 Nov
No School: Thanksgiving
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18-Dec Finals: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
19-Dec Finals: 4th, 5th, 6th
20-Dec Finals: 7th and Change Day