Mon, Aug 28, 2017
  • Discuss Trickster Tales

Assignment: Writing Option #1 pg 23 Trickster Tale Rubric
Attach Word document in Edmodo

Objectives: After studying this lesson, students will be able to
  • write an introduction that presents the trickster in an intriguing way.
  • organize a body that includes elements of a trickster tale (magic, violence, deceit).
  • create a conclusion that gives an explanation for something in the world and gives the story closure.

Tue, Aug 29, 2017
Assignment:
  • Typing trickster tales in the computer lab. Due Wed.
  • See Objectives above.

Wed, Aug 30, 2017
  • Trickster Tales due on Edmodo by 11:45 PM
  • Read aloud Part 2 "Shaping the New World" pg 27
Assignment: from "The General History of Virginia" from "Of Plymouth Plantation"
  • List Objectives at the top of your questions
  • Review Build Background (BB) + Set Purpose (SP) + Analyze Lit (AL) pg 34
  • Journal: Reader's Context pg 34
  • Read pg 35-39, "The General History of Virginia" Do Mirrors & Windows (M&W) pg 39, Do Questions ??? pg 43
  • Read pg , "Of Plymouth Plantation" Do Mirrors & Windows (M&W) pg 42, Do Questions ??? pg 43

Objectives: After studying this lesson, students will be able to
  • read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate and compare nonfiction accounts about the early settlers.
  • analyze and understand point of view.
  • understand and compare the motivations of early European settlers

Thu, Aug 31, 2017
  • Discuss "General History..."
  • Discuss "Of Plymouth Plantation"

Objectives: After studying this lesson, students will be able to
  • read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate and compare nonfiction accounts about the early settlers.
  • analyze and understand point of view.
  • understand and compare the motivations of early European settlers

Fri, Sep 1, 2017

Assignment: Anne Bradstreet poem
  • List Objectives at the top of your questions
  • Review Build Background (BB) + Set Purpose (SP) + Analyze Lit (AL) pg 46
  • Journal: Reader's Context pg 46
  • Read pg 47, "To My Dear and Loving Husband" Do M&W pg 47Do Questions ??? 1-5 pg 48
  • Complete Writing Option, Creative Writing pg 48

Objectives: After reading this selection, students will be able to
  • read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a poem about devotion between a wife and a husband.
  • understand Puritan beliefs
  • understand and analyze hyperbole and paradox
  • create an original writing that expresses feelings for someone special.