Monday, January 19, 2015

Weekly Agenda 1.20-1.23

BILLY BUDD, SAILOR

TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY
Vocabulary Quiz
-hand out next list of vocabulary for chapters 10-19

Check annotations, chapters 10-15
-review chapter 8-9, characterizing Claggart
--find key language, close-reading

Review MLK's "Letter from a Birmingham City Jail"
-emphasize close-reading
-looking for antithesis, analogy, balance
HW Read BB, Chapters 16-19 for FRIDAY (new Questions Worksheet); 
AND, Complete T-graph for 2-Corner Debate; 
AND, get signature for movie: Pierrepointe, The Last Hangman

THURSDAY and FRIDAY
2-Corner Debate
-reflection

Review Chapters 10-16

Argument Essay Assignment
HW Create a working thesis in response to the prompt;
AND, continue reading BB, Chapters 20-23 due Tuesday.

NEXT
Thomas Paine 's "Rights of Man"
-rhetorical box

Vocab Quiz #2

Movie