TRAVEL, FOOD, and CULTURE
NY TIMES Travel Section
-General introduction to writing about travel
-Travel Journal and Pamphlet Assignment
--due FRIDAY DEC 12th.
Movie Permission Slips, Due FRIDAY
Pico Iyer's "Why We Travel"
-look up allusions, complete a glossary entry on a noteworthy device for share credit.
HW Work on Travel Project
Travel Images: OPTIC review
Informative Writing: Marnie Hanel's "The Octopus War"
-read and annotate
-write a piece about a type of food or a destination keeping in mind the bullets about sensory writing
-self-grade, present FRIDAY
Turn in permission slips
NOTES ON FILM
Movie: "Lost in Translation"
HW Culminating FINAL will be a synthesis essay on many of the essays, articles, and excerpts we have been reading. Please keep all of your papers in pristine condition with thorough annotations.