Sunday, December 2, 2012

Weekly Agendas 12-3-12.14


WEEK THREE  12.3-12.7
MONDAY-WEDNESDAY
Review AP m/c
Notes on viewing and interpreting film
-OPTIC
-language: film glossary
-techniques
-symbolism

Watch Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation (102min)
-complete an OPTIC for film
HW Read “When Worlds Collide” by Pico Iyer

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Turn in Travel Brochure
-share
Chart motif’s from film and essay
-note rhetorical techniques
HW Create two m/c questions on “When Worlds Collide”

WEEK FOUR 12.10-12.14
MONDAY-TUESDAY
Swap m/c questions
In-class reading: Pollan
-questions
HW JOURNAL #16: Your favorite meal and why?  Write a short creative essay about your favorite meal.

WEDNESDAY
Quaker Share
Review Synthesis Essays
HW More Pollan

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Listen/read Jim Haynes “Inviting the World to Diner”
-freewrite: how does food bring people together; or show how we are different?

AP Practice: Sanders to Rushdie

Prepare for the final: review two Iyer essays, review two Pollan essays.; review Tan essay; consider notes about film; recall Haynes; and finally, review all requirements for a synthesis essay.
BRING ALL OF YOUR MATERIALS TO YOUR FINAL DATE 

AND, review literary devices

FINALS December 18th + 19th