SOPHOMORE ENGLISH I (sec 5)

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SEPTEMBER 2018

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  • Welcome Back to School!
  • Course Stuff
  • Group Work
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    DAY B
  • HW #1 DUE (10 points)
  • Share responses
  • JOURNAL: HOW I SEE MYSELF. Would you describe yourself as a conformist or nonconformist or something else? Explain?
  • Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery"
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  • Continue "The Lottery" (please ask for better formatted copy)
  • Stop and Jot 1: What do you think Jackson's purpose is based on what you read so far?
  • Themes
  • Literary Techniques
  • No HW tonight
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  • "The Lottery" (1969)
  • Class Assignment: Identify a theme from the short story and demonstrate the author's use of THREE literary techniques to develop this theme
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  • HW #2 DUE: Quiz on "Those Who Walk Away From Omelas"
  • JOURNAL: THE CHILD. What is the role of the imprisoned child?
  • Societal criticism, symbols
  • 18
    DAY B
  • HW #3 DUE
  • SYMBOLS share
  • Themes of conformity and non-conformity: when do we speak up? When do we remain silent?
  • "The Hangman" poem
  • Maurice Ogden's "The Hangman" (1964 film short)
  • Discussion on power of animation
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  • HW #4 DUE
  • Discuss HW
  • Asch Conformity Experiment
  • Remake of 1960 Twilight Zone Episode "The Monsters are on Maple Street" [take notes on episode: how does the violence escalate and who is not part of the crowd?]
  • COMPARE AND CONTRAST. What is the core problem in "The Lottery," "Omelas," "The Hangman," and "The Monsters are on Maple Street"?
  • Attention Creative Writers! FYI: The library is sponsoring a limited time only writing workshop. See Writing for Publication and Performance for details and sign up! The class starts Oct 6 and is capped at 22, so sign up now!
  • No HW this weekend! Enjoy!
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  • Finish 4-way compare contrast and share big ideas
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    Mandatory before school meeting for Honors Option students (7:45 in B17)
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  • HW #5 DUE
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    OCTOBER 2018

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    HONORS CONTRACTS / PROPOSALS / SIGNATURES DUE [absolutely NO late submissions will be accepted!]
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    Honors submission due tonight at turnitin by 11:59

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    Honors submission due tonight at turnitin by 11:59

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