Sunday, March 20, 2011

Weekly Agenda March 21-25

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Monday -Wednesday
Mon-AP Style Rhetorical Analysis In-Class Essay
Tues & Wed-Parody Presentations
And Finish notes on Their Eyes: Blues structure of novel; interpreting the end.
Responding to criticism
HW Outline essay for prompts.

Thursday & Friday
Style Definitions:
VERBS
-active/being
-simple/perfect tense
-indicative/imperative/subjective
PHRASES
-prepositional
-noun
-adjective
-adverbial
SENTENCE STRUCTURE
-simple
-compound
-complex
-fragment
Break into Style Analysis Groups (working with R. Wright's criticism) 1-5 and follow handout instructions
-present style analysis argument against Richard Wright's Criticism

-if time, mention parallel between director of
Precious and Spike Lee's criticism of director's key character

Please note changes:
Next Monday: Style Analysis Groups
Tuesday: Study Guide
Wednesday & Thursday: Test