Sunday, November 30, 2014

Weekly Agendas 12.1-12.15

TRAVEL, FOOD, and CULTURE

MONDAY-TUESDAY
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"
-SOAPS
-look up allusions, complete a glossary entry on a noteworthy device for share credit.
HW Work on Travel Project

WEDNESDAY
Travel Images: OPTIC review

THURSDAY
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

FRIDAY
Present
Turn in permission slips
NOTES ON FILM
Movie: "Lost in Translation"
-FILM OPTIC
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.

NEXT
AP m/c
Jim Haynes
Pollan
SALT
more Iyer
FLTs
Timed Writing