September 8, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Monday 9/9/13 Present “The Gift” poems Share and turn in Exquisite Corpse poems Share poem from home Introduce Poem Starter #2- Villanelle

Week 2

September 8, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Monday 9/9/13 Student will demonstrate their ability to support an opinion with textual evidence via writing an analytic essay. Small group discussion of The Book Thief Large group discussion of The Book Thief Introduce and discuss The Book Thief essay Allow time to begin essay in class. Continue with literary terms, if time.

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Life Of Pi is an award winning book with plenty of ideas and concepts for you to explore and can be, at times, a challenging read. Pay attention to major themes, symbolism, imagery and other figurative language, point of view, tone, etc. The idea is that this spot should be a conversation about your important […]

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is a great book with plenty of ideas and concepts for you to explore. This book, more than any other we will read, experiments with the idea, the norm, of what a novel is. Pay attention to major themes, symbolism, imagery and other figurative language, point of view, tone, etc. […]

The Book Thief is a great book with plenty of ideas and concepts for you to explore. Pay attention to major themes, symbolism, imagery and other figurative language, point of view, tone, etc. The idea is that this spot should be a conversation about your important and unique thoughts on the novel, so when you […]

Night is a work of nonfiction, so please pay attention to technique, style, and other elements of the book which are important to this genre. When in doubt, pay attention to symbolism and imagery.┬áThe idea is that this spot should be a conversation about your important and unique thoughts on the novel, so when you […]

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