Eng 6: 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
3-Jan 1. Review syllabus, rules, etc.
 
4-Jan Snow Day  
5-Jan 1. Literary Symbolism and "Circle" Lecture  
8-Jan 1. Literary Symbolism and "Circle" Lecture
9-Jan 1. 20th Century History Lecture Student Notes  
10-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
11-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture  
12-Jan PDL: 6, 3, 4, 5
1. Continue 20th Century Lecture
 
15-Jan No School: MLK  
16-Jan Snow Day  
17-Jan 1. Continue 20th Century Lecture
2. In-class reading: London "To Build a Fire" pp. 694-704
 
18-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
19-Jan 1. Discuss London  
22-Jan 1. Literary Element: Literary Grotesque
2. In-class reading: WS Anderson "Sophistication"
 
23-Jan 1. In-class reading: WS Anderson "Sophistication"; "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1, 2, 3b, 4 1. Finish class work
24-Jan 1. Discuss reading (Anderson)
2. In-class reading Fitzgerald "Winter Dreams" pp. 856-873
 
25-Jan 1. In-class reading Fitzgerald "Winter Dreams" pp. 856-873  
26-Jan 1. In-class reading Fitzgerald "Winter Dreams" pp. 856-873  
29-Jan 1. In-class reading Fitzgerald "Winter Dreams" pp. 856-873
2. WS "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-6
1. Finish class work
30-Jan 1. Discuss reading (Fitzgerald)  
31-Jan 1. Literary Element: Southern Gothic and Vernacular
2. In-class reading Faulkner "A Rose for Emily" pp.876-884
 
1-Feb 1. In-class reading Faulkner "A Rose for Emily" pp.876-884
2. "Respond and Think Critically" Quest.1-4, 6, 8, 10 p.885
1. Finish class work
2-Feb 1. Discuss reading (Faulkner)  
5-Feb 1. Literary Element: Stream of Consciousness
2. In-class reading Porter "The Jilting of Granny Weatherall" pp.912-922
3.
WS "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-4
1. Finish class work
6-Feb 1. Discuss reading (Porter)  
7-Feb 1. Literary Element: Minimalism and Hemingway Hero
2.
In-class reading WS Hemingway "In Another Country"

3. "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-8
1. Finish class work
8-Feb 1. Discuss reading (Hemingway) 1. Finish class work
9-Feb 1. In-class reading Hemingway "Soldier's Home" pp. 842-849
2. "Respond and Think Critically" Quest. 1-3, 6, 10 p. 850
1. Finish class work
12-Feb 1. Discuss reading (Hemingway)
2. Modern Fiction Exam Review
 
13-Feb 1. In-class reading WS O'Brien "Field Trip"
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. "For Study and Discussion" Quest. 1-5
 
14-Feb 1. In-class reading WS O'Brien from "Speaking of Courage"  
15-Feb 1. Discuss reading (O'Brien) 1. Study for exam
16-Feb PDL: 2, 3, 4, 5  
19-Feb No School: Presidents'  
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5-Mar No School: Pulaski  
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21-Mar Parent-Teacher  
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26-Mar No School: Spring Break  
2-Apr No School: Spring Break  
3-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 1-6 (3-32); Quiz #1
4-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 7-9 (22-61); Quiz #2
5-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 10-14 (61-93); Quiz #3
6-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 15-19 (94-126); Quiz #4
9-Apr  

1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 20-24 (127-159); Quiz #5

10-Apr SAT Testing

1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 25-27 (163-193); Quiz #6

11-Apr  

1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 28-30 (194-225); Quiz #7

12-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 31-34 (226-252); Quiz #8
13-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 35-37 (253-285); Quiz #9
16-Apr   1. Read A Farewell to Arms Ch. 38-41 (289-332); Quiz #10
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20-Apr 1. Farewell to Arms Exam  
23-Apr   1. Read The Great Gatsby Ch. 1
24-Apr    
25-Apr   1. Read The Great Gatsby Ch. 2
26-Apr    
27-Apr   1. Read The Great Gatsby Ch. 3-4
30-Apr    
1-May 1. Read The Great Gatsby Ch. 5-6
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3-May  

1. Read The Great Gatsby Ch. 7

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7-May   1. Read The Great Gatsby Ch. 8-9
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22-May Finals 1-2  
23-May Finals 3-5  
24-May Finals 6-7  
25-May Change Day?  
28-May No School: Memorial  
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30-May