MYTHOLOGY 1 CALENDAR

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MAY 2017

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1
DAY B

CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
2
DAY C
  • Quiz on Part I Outline Trojan War (Iliad): PART I of outline we covered in class
  • If absent read 201-210 and complete guide; there will be a quiz tomorrow
  • Trojan Horse: The Chaser
  • For enrichment: The Truth About Troy (BBC)
  • 3
    DAY D

  • Quiz on Trojan War Part II of Outline: The Fall of Troy
  • Re-enact the Trojan War! In groups of 3 (you can pull extras from class audience), create a skit for the scene you selected and present to the class. Be accurate but be funny and sear the war into the brains of your classmates. Dylan, Dennis and Jay: write a brief skit for 2C and 3A from the outline
  • 4
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    5
    DAY F
  • Watch first hour of Troy and keep list of what's wrong/changed/added from the Hamilton version we read. Hand in and the winner gets a prize.
  • 8
    DAY D

  • Finish skits
  • Intro to the Trojan Women
  • Stage directions activity for Hecuba
  • The Trojan Women * we read to Cassandra's intro long speech
  • 9
    DAY E


    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    10
    DAY F
  • The Trojan Women
  • Read (pages 252-263) and then submit to turnitin: 1. Write a Found Poem that illustrates the sentiments of the Chorus. [A Found Poem finds words and phrases from an existing text and sets them up in verse form for emphasis. Words may be omitted but not added.) 2. Find an image from the Internet that illustrates how Cassandra is feeling. Write a defense of the image using specifics from the text. 3. To whom is each Trojan woman given and for what purpose? Hecuba, Cassandra, Andromache, Polyxena 4. How is Talthybius characterized? Provide THREE descriptions and support with specifics from the text.
  • 11
    DAY A
  • HW #18 DUE: Quiz on 263-275 [see HW page for online text]
  • The Trojan Women
  • The Trojan Women Assignment: (pages 275-end; you may skip the Chorus pages 276-277 and 285-286) Submit only one copy to turnitin. 1. Make a TABLE contrasting Andromache with Helen. 2. Find an image from the Internet that best describes how Menelaus feels about Helen. Support the image with direct quotes and explanation. 3. Helen provides Menelaus and the women with a defense for her actions. What are her eight points? 4. Hecuba refutes Helenís defense. What accusations does she make? 5. Hecuba has lost a great deal. She suffers immensely. Is she a tragic hero? Support or refute Aristotleís definition of a tragic hero. [A character of high or noble birth who is neither totally good nor totally bad. The character has a downfall due to some tragic flaw.]
  • 12
    DAY B


    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    15
    DAY C
  • The Trojan Women
  • The Trojan Women Assignment: (pages 275-end; you may skip the Chorus pages 276-277 and 285-286) Submit only one copy to turnitin. 1. Make a TABLE contrasting Andromache with Helen. 2. Find an image from the Internet that best describes how Menelaus feels about Helen. Support the image with direct quotes and explanation. 3. Helen provides Menelaus and the women with a defense for her actions. What are her eight points? 4. Hecuba refutes Helenís defense. What accusations does she make? 5. Hecuba has lost a great deal. She suffers immensely. Is she a tragic hero? Support or refute Aristotleís definition of a tragic hero. [A character of high or noble birth who is neither totally good nor totally bad. The character has a downfall due to some tragic flaw.] SUBMIT TO TURNITIN
  • Bring Hamilton book: Odyssey
  • 16
    DAY D
  • HW #19 DUE
  • Odyssey Review PP
  • For Enrichment: Odyssey 1997 TV Movie
  • Work on Game Park (50 points)
  • 17
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    18
    DAY F
  • Work on Game Park (50 points)
  • 19
    DAY A
  • Work on Game Park (50 points)
  • 22
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    23
    DAY C
  • FINAL DAY TO WORK ON PARK!
  • 24
    DAY D

    Game Park Presentations! Vote for winning park with your dollars!
  • Odyssey Park FIRST then ---> ODYSSEY QUIZ (matching, mc, t/f)
  • Love HW Please complete!
  • 25
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    26
    STAFF ONLY

    You lucky kids!
    29
    NO SCHOOL

    Memorial Day
    30
    DAY F
  • HW # 20 DUE
  • Love HW Please complete!
  • In CLASS: Park presentations and votes
  • COMPLETE in class today: Lovers Symbols Assignment
  • Read Cupid and Psyche; quiz next class
  • Cupid and Psyche Online Version
  • 31
    DAY A
  • HW # 21 DUE
  • Cupid and Psyche Quiz
  • Read Midas (292)
  • Fairy Tales
  • JUNE 1
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    JUNE 2
    DAY C
  • HW # 22 DUE: "The Maiden Without Hands" quiz
  • Little Red Riding Hood & Fairy Tale Elements
  • JUNE 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    5
    DAY D
  • HW # 23 DUE: Ostenak Quiz
  • Little Otik
  • 6
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    7
    DAY F
  • Little Otik
  • 8
    DAY A

    LAST DAY OF CLASSES
    9
    12


    Final Exam 8:15; please return Hamilton book at final exam
    13
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    29
    30

    APRIL 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    3
    DAY F
  • Medea
  • Five Encounters: We covered Creon, Jason, Aegeus
  • 4
    DAY A
  • Medea
  • 5
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    6
    DAY C

    Review Writing Assignment (20 points) Medea Re-Write or Unlikely Dialogue [if absent see door folder!]
  • Kahoot #1 Jason Medea
  • Kahoot #2 Greek Theater
  • 7
    DAY D


    UNIT TEST: Greek Theater, Terms, Bacchae and Medea
  • Mythic Warriors: Quest for Golden Fleece
  • 10
    RECESS

    SPRING BREAK!
    11
    RECESS

    SPRING BREAK!
    12
    RECESS

    SPRING BREAK!
    13
    RECESS

    SPRING BREAK!
    14
    RECESS

    SPRING BREAK!
    17
    RECESS

    SPRING BREAK!
    18
    DAY E


    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    19
    DAY F
  • Perseus
  • 20
    DAY A
  • HW #15 DUE: hand in Theseus guide for HW credit
  • Theseus Quiz
  • Hero and Zero of the Year Assingment
  • 21
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    24
    DAY C
  • HW #16 DUE: hand in Hercules HW guide for credit
  • Finish Hero and Zero of the Year and present
  • 25
    DAY D
  • HERCULES!
  • 26
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    27
    DAY F
  • Causes of the Trojan War
  • 28
    DAY A
  • Finish Troy
  • The Truth About Troy (BBC)
  • March 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    27
    DAY C
  • HW #7 DUE
  • Water Gods
  • Fantasia!
  • 28
    DAY D
  • HW #8 DUE
  • Demeter and Dionysus Quiz
  • Eleusis
  • Mar 1
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    Mar 2
    DAY F
  • HW #9 DUE
  • Cybele Magna Mater Student Video
  • Walk Through Hades
  • Mar 3
    DAY A
  • HW #10 DUE
  • Finish Walk Through Hades
  • Orpheus and Eurydice in art and video
  • 6
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    7
    DAY F
  • HW #11 DUE
  • Share some creativity!
  • 8
    DAY A

    Read to bottom on 209
    9
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    10
    DAY C
  • Bacchae
  • Kahoot Review
  • 13
    DAY D


    UNIT TEST: What's on the Unit Test?
    14
    SNOW DAY

    NO SCHOOL
    15
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    16
    DAY F

    The bacchae to line 1045
    17
    DAY A
  • Quiz on The Bacchae up to line 1045
  • Finish the play!
  • Review Greek Theater Terms
  • Intro to next creative writing assignment?
  • 20
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    21
    DAY C

    Chromebooks B14 pair writing
  • Bacchae Re-Write
  • 22
    DAY D

    Chromebooks B14 pair writing
  • Bacchae Re-Write
  • Screenplay Format Sample
  • Play Format Modern
  • 23
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    24
    DAY F


    Bacchae Re-Write Due @ turnitin; presentations in class. Extra credit for acted out presentations / videos; otherwise, each group will tell the class what they did with re-write
  • Intro to Jason and the Argonauts
  • Bacchae Re-Write
  • Please Take This Survey for Shakespeare Day
  • 27
    DAY A
  • HW #12 DUE
  • How would you describe Jason? Why?
  • What Makes a Hero? Compare/contrast modern film heroes
  • 28
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    29
    DAY C
  • Jason Quiz (25 questions multiple choice)
  • Jason monsters! How is Jason portrayed in the film?
  • 30
    DAY D
  • Intro to Medea
  • 31
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY

    FEBRUARY 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    Jan 30
    DAY A
  • Welcome to Mythology!
  • Course Description and Class Guidelines
  • Types of Creation Myths
  • Adam and Eve Story
  • Big Myths: Old Testament
  • Lilith
  • REMIND101: Send a text to 81010 with the message @msgokturk
  • Jan 31
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    1
    DAY C
  • HW #1 DUE
  • Big Myths: Egyptian
  • Types of Creation Myths: ex nihilo, union, chaos, emergence, earth diver
  • Egypt PP
  • 2
    DAY D
  • HW #2 DUE
  • Big Myths: Chinese
  • Review myth
  • Texting Gods Assignment
  • 3
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    6
    DAY F
  • HW #3 DUE
  • Present Texts
  • Big Myths: Greek Creation
  • 7
    DAY A
  • HW #4 DUE
  • Olympians
  • 8
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    9
    NO SCHOOL

    SNOW DAY :)
    10
    DAY C
  • HW #5 DUE
  • Facebook
  • 13
    DAY D


    Facebooks Due (25 pts): Presentations to help class review!
  • Time Permitting: Kahoot Review
  • 14
    DAY E

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    15
    DAY F


    Creation Myth Unit Test (5 creation types, definitions, Chinese, Genesis, Lilith, Egyptian, Greek, Olympians)
    16
    DAY A
  • HW #6 DUE
  • 17
    DAY B

    CLASS DOES NOT MEET TODAY
    20
    RECESS
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    RECESS
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    RECESS
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    RECESS
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    RECESS



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