2/15 – YGB and Self-Reliance

Quote Du Jour: “You must do the things you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Lit Circles with questions to YGB       young goodman brown analytical questions


Roundtable: 2nd block:
Discuss conformity

Read “Self-Reliance” and use listening chart   Self Reliance excerpt

self-reliance listening chart

HW: Self-Reliance Today
Bring a news story (on TV, the Internet or in newspapers) to class depicting someone.

2/14 – Present Prezi and Dead Poets Quotes

Happy Valentines Day!

Quote Du Jour: “You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” -Buddha

H. English III: 1st and 4tth blocks:
Present Prezi

Annotation handout Annotation and Practice

HW: Read and annotate Young Goodman Brown – use post-its if annotating my copies  Young Goodman Brown


Roundtable: 2nd block:
Create quote wall

Dead Poets Society video and quotes page Follow Up to Dead Poets

2/13 – Prezi and Dead Poets

Quote Du Jour: “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

H. English III, 1st and 4th block:
Finish Prezi

Risk Survey – 4th block

HW: Sentence and Fragments due 2/19 NRI


Roundtable, 2nd block:
Finish Dead Poet’s Society

HW: Find a quote/maxim that explains your views/values in life and bring in a copy of the poem printed pretty