English 5A Homework

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
8-Aug 1. Review syllabus, rules, etc.  
9-Aug 1. Literary Symbolism and "Circle" Lecture  
10-Aug 1. Literary Symbolism and "Circle" Lecture (finish)
13-Aug 1. Review Constructed Response rubric
2. Group Work: "Analyzing 'Staring at the Stars'" Writing Assignment
14-Aug 1. Discuss poem   
15-Aug 1. Discuss poem   
16-Aug 1. 1. Discuss poem and CR  
17-Aug 1. Literary History Lecture: Colonial North  
20-Aug "Starring at the Stars" CR Due
1. Continue lecture (Colonial North and Puritanism)
 
21-Aug 1. Continue lecture (Colonial North and Puritanism)
Lit Element Lecture: plain style
1. Read Of Plymouth Plantation pp. 54-59; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,6-8,11 p.60
22-Aug    
23-Aug 1. Discuss Bradford 1. Read "Upon the Burning of Our House..." pp.94-97; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,10-14 p.98
24-Aug 1. Discuss Bradstreet  
27-Aug 1. Discuss Bradstreet
2.Literary History Lecture: Colonial South

3. Discuss Byrd
1. Read History of the Dividing Line pp. 72-79; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,8,9 p. 80
28-Aug 1. Discuss Byrd 1. Read "Forging a New Nation" pp. 116-118
29-Aug 1. Literary History Lecture: The Revolutionaries, Classicism, and the Age of Reason 1. Read "Speech in the Virginia Convention" pp. 120-126; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,6-8,11 p.127
30-Aug 1. Discuss Henry
Lit Element: arguing with analogy
 
31-Aug 1. Discuss Henry 1. Read "Crisis Number 1" pp. 130-135; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-3,13,15,16 p.136
3-Sep No School-Labor Day
4-Sep 1. Discuss Paine  
5-Sep 1. WS Colonial and Revolutionary Exam Review
2. Read/Discuss Franklin
Lit Element Lecture: autobiography
1. Read The Autobiography and Poor Richard's Almanack pp. 164-172; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-2,5,6,9,10 p. 173
6-Sep 1. Discuss Franklin 2. WS "Letters from an American Farmer"; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-2
7-Sep 1. Read/Discuss Crevecoure
Lit Element: literary letters
 
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13-Sep
14-Sep PDL
17-Sep
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20-Sep
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24-Sep
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27-Sep
28-Sep
1-Oct
2-Oct
3-Oct
4-Oct
5-Oct No School-County Institute
8-Oct No School-Columbus Day
9-Oct
10-Oct
11-Oct
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15-Oct
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17-Oct
18-Oct No School-Parent/Teacher Conf. (evening)
19-Oct No School-Parent/Teacher Conf. (day)
22-Oct
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1-Nov
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12-Nov No School-Veteran's Day
13-Nov
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21-Nov No School-Thanksgiving
22-Nov No School-Thanksgiving
23-Nov No School-Thanksgiving
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3-Dec
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17-Dec
18-Dec Finals-1,2
19-Dec Finals-3,4,5
20-Dec Finals-6,7
21-Dec Change Day