Eng 5: 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
16-Aug 1. Review syllabus, rules, etc.
2. Literary symbolism (color, season) lecture
17-Aug 1. Literary symbolism (color, season, etc.) lecture (cont.)
18-Aug 1. Review Constructed Response rubric
2. "Analyzing 'Staring at the Stars'" Writing Assignment questions
1. Answer questions to best of your ability
21-Aug Snow Day  
22-Aug 1.Discuss "Analyzing 'Staring at the Stars'" Writing Assignment 1. Finish class work
23-Aug 1. Review reading/assignment 1. Finish Constructed Response
24-Aug "Staring at the Stars" CR Due
1.
Literary History Lecture: Colonial North
 
25-Aug 1. Continue lecture (Colonial North and Puritanism)  
28-Aug 1. Continue lecture (Colonial North and Puritanism)  
29-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
30-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
31-Aug 1. Discuss Bradford/Bradstreet  
1-Sep 1. Discuss Bradstreet 1. Read History of the Dividing Line pp. 72-79; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,8,9 p. 80
4-Sep No School: Labor Day  
5-Sep 1.Literary History Lecture: Colonial South
2. Discuss Byrd
1. Read "Forging a New Nation" pp. 116-118
6-Sep 1. Discuss Byrd
2. Literary History Lecture: The Revolutionaries, Classicism, and the Age of Reason
1. Continue lecture (Revolutionaries and Age of Reason)
 
7-Sep 1. Continue lecture (Revolutionaries and Age of Reason) 1. Read "Speech in the Virginia Convention" pp. 120-126; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-4,6-8,11 p.127
8-Sep Sub Day 1. Read "Crisis Number 1" pp. 130-135; "Respond and Think" Quest. 1-3,13,15,16 p.136
11-Sep 1. Discuss Henry
Lit Element: arguing with analogy

 
12-Sep 1. Discuss Henry  
13-Sep 1. WS Colonial and Revolutionary Exam Review
2. Discuss Paine
1. Read WS The Autobiography and Poor Richard's Almanack pp. 172; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-4
14-Sep 2. Read/Discuss Franklin
Lit Element Lecture: autobiography
2. WS "Letters from an American Farmer"; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-2
15-Sep 1. Read/Discuss Crevecoure
Lit Element: literary letters
 
18-Sep 1. Review Declaration and "Sinners In the Hands of an Angry God"
2. Discuss Colonial and Revolutionary Constructed Response
 
19-Sep 1. Review for exam 1. Study for exam
20-Sep 1. Colonial-Revolutionary Period Exam  
21-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
22-Sep Colonial-Revolutionary CRs Due
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
29-Sep PDL: 1, 3, 4, 5  
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 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
6-Oct No School: County Institute  
9-Oct No School: Columbus Day  
10-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
11-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
12-Oct 1. In-class reading: The Crucible 1. Work on Study Guide
13-Oct 1. Discuss The Crucible Constructed Responses
2. Review for exam
1. Work on Study Guide
16-Oct 1. The Crucible Exam
2. Read "American Romanticism" pp. 200-209, 214-216 and "Gothic Fiction" pp. 286-287
1. Review for exam
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19-Oct No School: Parent-Teacher (PM)  
20-Oct No School: Parent-Teacher (AM)  
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10-Nov No School: Veteran's Day  
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22-Nov No School: Thanksgiving  
23-Nov No School: Thanksgiving  
24-Nov No School: Thanksgiving  
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8-Dec PDL: 2, 3, 4, 5  
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18-Dec Finals: 1-2  
19-Dec Finals: 3-5  
20-Dec Finals: 6-7  
21-Dec Change Day