Saturday, February 22, 2014

Weekly Agenda 2.24-2.28

DON'T FORGET: AP Test Registration in T211

TRAVEL, FOOD, CULTURE

MONDAY and TUESDAY
Collect Signatures
Tie Pollan and Iyer Essays to Identity
Review Tan...tie to Identiy

New Term: expletive
Revisit: personification, trope, analogy, balance and parallelsim, etc.

AP Practice
-Rushdie excerpt
--annotate as if you were to write an essay

FOOD
-writing about food, share excerpts
-Informative rubric, Narrative rubric
--model

Travel Journal and Brochure Assignments (yes, a works cited will be required)
HW Annotate "Why We Travel;" note exceptional imagery and stylistic elements.

WEDNESDAY
Collect Journals
Review "Why We Travel"
-in class glossary entry, swap and edit
HW Annotate "When Worlds Collide;" note exceptional imagery and stylistic elements.

THURSDAY and FRIDAY
Paired Glossary Entry
-choose one term for which there is an example from an Iyer piece
-create a small poster size glossary entry with visuals
-affix to glossary wall

Notes: Reading Film
-Film OPTIC
--langauge: film glossary
--techniques
--symbolism

WATCH FILM
HW Finish annotating Iyer piece for MONDAY.

NEXT
Jim Haynes' "Inviting the World to Dinner;" and synthesis style timed writing