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. Group Work: "Analyzing 'Staring at the Stars'" Writing Assignment
14-Aug 1. Discuss poem   
15-Aug 1. Discuss poem   
16-Aug 1. Discuss poem and CR  
17-Aug  1. Review Constructed Response Constrution and Constructed Response Rubric  
20-Aug "Starring at the Stars" CR Due
1. Literary History Lecture: Colonial North
 
21-Aug 1. Literary History Lecture: Colonial North  
22-Aug 1. Continue lecture (Colonial North and Puritanism)  
23-Aug 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
24-Aug 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
27-Aug 1. Discuss Bradstreet  
28-Aug Sub Day  
29-Aug 1. Discuss Bradstreet 1. Read History of the Dividing Line pp. 72-79; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,8,9 p. 80
30-Aug 1. Discuss Bradstreet
2.Literary History Lecture: Colonial South

3. Discuss Byrd
 
31-Aug 1. Discuss Byrd 1. Read "Forging a New Nation" pp. 116-118
3-Sep No School-Labor Day
4-Sep 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. 1-4,6,8,10 p.127
5-Sep 1. Discuss Henry
Lit Element: arguing with analogy
 
6-Sep 1. Discuss Henry 1. Read "Crisis Number 1" pp. 130-135; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-3,13,15,16 p.136
7-Sep 1. Discuss Paine
2. WS Colonial and Revolutionary Exam Review
1. WS "Letters from an American Farmer"; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-2
10-Sep 1. Read/Discuss Crevecoeur
Lit Element: literary letters
1. Read WS WS The Autobiography; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-4
11-Sep 1. Read/Discuss Franklin
Lit Element Lecture: autobiography
 
12-Sep 1. Discuss Franklin
2. Review for exam
 
13-Sep 1. Discuss Colonial and Revolutionary Constructed Response
1. Review Declaration and "Sinners In the Hands of an Angry God"
2. Review for exam
1. Study for exam
14-Sep PDL
17-Sep 1. Colonial-Revolutionary Period Exam  
18-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible
2. WS The Crucible Exam Review (Character List/Student Notes)
3. WS The Crucible Study Guide
1. Work on Study Guide
19-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
20-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
21-Sep Colonial-Revolutionary CRs Due
1. In-class reading: The Crucible
1. Work on Study Guide
24-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
25-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
26-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
27-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
28-Sep 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
1-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
2-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
3-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
4-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
5-Oct No School-County Institute
8-Oct No School-Columbus Day
9-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
26-Nov
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3-Dec
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18-Dec Finals-1,2
19-Dec Finals-3,4,5
20-Dec Finals-6,7
21-Dec Change Day