Eng 6A: American Literature Accelerated 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-Jan 1. Review syllabus, rules, etc.
2. Literary Symbolism and "Circle" Lecture
 
7-Jan 1. Literary Symbolism and "Circle" Lecture
2
. "Analyzing 'Staring at the Stars'" Writing Assignment (New Students Only)
 
8-Jan 1. 20th Century History Lecture Student Notes
9-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture
10-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
13-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
14-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
15-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
16-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
17-Jan PLD: 6, 3, 4, 5
1. Continue 20th Century Lecture
 
20-Jan No School: MLK Day
21-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture
2. In-class reading: London "To Build a Fire" pp. 694-704
 
22-Jan 1. In-class reading: London "To Build a Fire" pp. 694-704
2. "Respond and Think Critically" Quest. 1-4, 6-7, 10  p. 705
1. Finish class work
23-Jan 1. Discuss London  
24-Jan 1. Literary Element: Literary Grotesque
2. In-class reading: WS Anderson "Sophistication"; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1, 2, 3b, 4
1. Finish class work
27-Jan 1. Discuss reading (Anderson)
2. Literary Element: Minimalism, Hemingway Hero, and the "Nada Concept"
 
28-Jan 1. In-class reading WS Hemingway "In Another Country"; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-8 1. Finish class work
29-Jan 1. Discuss reading (Hemingway)  
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14-Feb PLD: 2, 3, 4, 5  
17-Feb No School: Presidents' Day  
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20-Mar PLD: 7, 3, 4, 5
Parent-Teacher Afternoon
 
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10-Apr Spring Break  
13-Apr Spring Break  
14-Apr SAT Testing Day  
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19-May Finals: 1-2  
20-May Finals: 3-5  
21-May Finals: 6-7  
22-May Change Day