American Lit. Honors (5th period)
Mon. 10/27 – Book Talk presentations: Matt M., Jon. A, Shannel B, then watch Act I
Hw: Prepare book talk
Tues. 10/28 – Discussion of Book Talk presentations: evaluation handout sheet given out:
Book Talk presentations: Byron R, Mandy A, then finish Act I, begin Act II
HW: Read Arthur Miller Article by Thursday’s class: be VERY PREPARED for a pop quiz on this.
If you are Elizabeth or John Proctor, you need to have read/prepared the first 20 pages of Act II for tomorrow
Wed. 10/29 – Book talks: Brittany L, Frances R; Perform Act II: in class today, we read from _____________ to___________; Act II handout – to fill out as actors perform.
Hw: Finish Arthur Miller article; book talk presentation if you haven’t gone yet; study for Friday’s quiz
Thur. 10/30 – Book Talks – Courtney B. and Jessie H; Pop quiz on Arthur Miller Article (?); Discuss Arthur Miller Article
HW: Study the following for tomorrow’s quiz: Act I-II: know all characters in play thus far and a little bit about them, 1-30 vocabulary words from handout last week; Arthur Miller Guardian article;
Reading Strategies to help you study: skim over play and create possible quiz questions as you skim. Put the question on the front of a post-it note and the answer on the back; make index cards for your vocabulary terms, use www.quizlet.com to create index cards and play games online with vocabulary terms; make a time line of significant events in Acts I-I
Friday, 10/31/08 – 1. Book Talks: Megan B, Astrid R
2. Weekly Quiz #4
3. Read Semester Book Project Book #2