Sunday, October 19, 2008

Agenda Monday 10/20-Friday 10/24

MON
Review Homework Questions
Apply fallacy expertise to Bennett piece
-quotation
-fallacy
-explanation
Write Bennett a letter responding/identifying the flaws in his argument
HW complete classwork

TUES
Read Letters
-share excerpts
-read to class
Crucible
-definition
-vocab
--inventory
-anticipate 1st act
Bridge ideas from GRAPES
-red scare
-land lust
-mob mentality
Read beginning of homework
HW Read ACT I, pp1-bottom of 20 (enter Proctor) and 3-level questions

WED
Review 3-qs
Vocabulary Context
Provide Chronology
Relating to the text
-excerpts "Children, 'tis your dawning time..."
-characterization
--impressions
--predictions
HW Read the remainder of ACT 1

THURS
Reminder of In the NEWS due, and assignments attached to Independent Reading
Review 3-qs-Cont' Discussion
Reread "The Paradox" pp6-7
Reading Strategies Handout
HW-Finish Handout for Act 1


FRI
Continue Discussion on Act 1
Watch Play
Read "Sinners..." by Johnathan Edwards Review homework
HW Identify persuasive elements and fallacies AND connect to The Crucible

NEXT WEEK
THE CRUCIBLE
Vocabulary Test ACT 1 & 2
ACT II
McCarthy Hearings
Synthesis Writing
Identifying Fallacy arguments within Salem Witch Trials
-supplemental readings
MODERN WITCH HUNT assignment
Seminar?
Play as allegory and tragedy