Monday, March 2, 2015

Weekly Agenda 3.2-3.6

THE GREAT GATSBY

MONDAY and TUESDAY
IN THE NEWS-THEN and NOW: Critical Annotation Assignment
-see board list for expert topics

Review Chapter 1: narration, setting, and language
-symbolism (imagery)
-American Dream
-characterization
-Valley of Ashes (connect to The Waste Land)

HAIR SHARE!

Excerpt from Parkinson's criticism: "Post-War mood"

Anticipate Independent Reading check for Wednesday
HW see reading schedule: read Chapter 2 for Thursday

WEDNESDAY
INDEPENDENT READING CHECK

THURSDAY and FRIDAY
Hair Check

Reading Quiz

Review Chapter 2: motifs, imagery, juxtaposition of Chapters 1 and 2-structural intent; Nick as narrator reflection
-choose most important chapter quotation, to share
HW see reading schedule: read Chapter 3 for Monday;
AND, complete IN THE NEWS-Then and NOW Critical annotation for next week presentations.