Week 8: February 23 - 27
Monday, 23 February
Essay #3 collected and cover memo
Describe portfolios and book club projects
Begin Frankenstein (in class 1-16); for Wednesday, read and annotate chapters 1-3 (17-35) and be prepared for a 10 question reading quiz.
Group discussion of previewed essays from CK and in groups, begin work on one summary outline.
In class, write a paragraph demonstrating your perfect understanding of two sentence patters on the handout; you must also use a significant number of your vocab words from this quarter.
Read and annotate chapters 1-3 (17-35) and be prepared for a 10 question reading quiz.
Prepare for Vocab test on set #6.
Read and annotate Frankenstein chapter 4 (36-42) and write 2 discussion questions that have legs—that require attention to more than one place in the book in order to answer
Seminar on Frankenstein chapters 1-4
Essay #3 returned with grades
Vocab test on set #6
· Prepare the next chunk of your book club selection. Discussion leaders: make sure your questions require answers from multiple parts of the book and make sure your handout does NOT supply the pages
· Finish vocab set #7
Book Club discussion and project planning; possible Gallery Orientation with Tom O’Day
Begin viewing The Pianist (its director, Roman Polanski, won the 2002 Academy Award).
Finish viewing The Pianist.
ASSIGNED: Read Frankenstein chapters 8-11 (68-97) and team #2 creates a 10 question reading quiz.