Sunday, February 24, 2013

Weekly Agenda 2.25-3.1

Their Eyes Were Watching God

MONDAY
Review Declaration m/c
Read Tannen and answer m/c
Images of Women/Teen Girls in America
-OPTIC practice
HW Read Gould Essay and answer m/c for tomorrow

TUESDAY
Group m/c practice
HW Read Independent Book

WEDNESDAY
Review Women's Brains
-rhetorical elements
-rhetorical AP writing FLTs
HW Make sure Gould piece is marked up for timed writing tomorrow

THURSDAY
Timed Writing for grade on "Women's Brains"
HW  Read Independent Book
AND, bring McGraw Hill tomorrow; BRING journals.

FRIDAY
Freewrite: Symbolism of the Barbie Doll
Journal #9: Read Atwood's "The Female Body," p216 and answer rhetoric #1 and #7
HW Journal #10: Read Angier's "Why Men Don't Last: Self-Destruction as a Way of Life," p 223 and answer the following prompt.
The Cult of Masculinity
Are "sentimental notions of manhood" prevalent in society today?  What are they?  Do our young men feel pressured by them, as do your fathers?  Are they essential to our survival as a spieces?

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FOLDABLES
McClain, Barry, Theroux
Gender timelines
Humor -->Lit. Rings
Twain
The Onion
HURSTON
Their Eyes