4/6 – Finish Lit Anal and Soc Sem on 13Rw

Quote Du Jour: “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.” – Marie Curie

 

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Write 4 sentences using 4 vocabulary words correctly. Be sure to include context clues.
Continue writing the literary analysis
HW: Work on Essay

 
Roundtable: 2nd block:
Socratic Seminar on 13RW: SocraticSeminarDocumentationSheet

4/5 – Lit Anal. and Finish 13RW

Quote Du Jour: “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison
H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Write 4 sentences using 4 vocabulary words correctly. Be sure to include context clues.
Begin Writing Literary Analysis  Mysterious Stranger Literary Analysis Essay

 

Intro ppt to MS: Mark Twain mysterious stranger intro ppt

Example Introduction

 

HW: Work on essay
Roundtable: 2nd block:
Finish 13RW

Discussion: Imagine that you are Mr. Porter and Hannah comes to you, what would you have done differently? What would you have said to Hannah?

Activity: Find 13 different quotes that “speak to you” from the novel. These quotes should provide an insight into how to lead your life. Create a Quote page based on your thirteen favorite quotations from the book

HW: Questions/quotes for Socratic Seminar

4/4 – Lit Analysis and 13RW

Quote Du Jour: “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein
H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Write 4 sentences using 4 vocabulary words correctly. Be sure to include context clues.

Introduction to the Literary Analysis litnanalysis

literary-analysis-sample-paper

HOWTOWRITEALITERARYANALYSISESSAY_10.15.07_001

Literary Analysis Example
What are scholarly sources and where do we get them?
How to cite and Works Cited – bibme.org, citation maker or citation machine

Get the literary analysis handout: Mysterious Stranger Literary Analysis Essay

HW: Begin research
Roundtable: 2nd block:
Thirteen Reasons Why pages 194-219

In groups, trace each person who contributed to Hannah’s death and discuss level of guilt.

HW: pages 220-231

4/3 – Finish MS and Poetry in 13RW

Quote Du Jour: “Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Vocab 5 –

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S3MmKm9Y–mEJiO0ygbhgLmvuGbV5-UZgpEipMJHyys/edit?usp=sharing

Group Discussions ch 9-11
Roundtable: 2nd block:
Poetry ppt – Hannah’s Poetry

Novel discussion

Teen suicide site: http://puresight.com/Real-Life-Stories/real-life-stories.html

3/30- MS and 13RW

Quote Du Jour: “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” ? Mahatma Gandhi

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Group Discussions on ch 9-11

HW: Semi-Colons Quiz due 3/31 on NRI
Roundtable: 2nd block:
13RW pp 149-173
HW: pp 173-193

3/29 – MS and 13RW

Quote Du Jour: “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan ‘press on’ has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.” – Calvin Coolidge

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Read Mysterious Stranger ch 9-11

 
Roundtable: 2nd block:
13RW pp 93-118 – read and discuss

HW: 13RW pp 119-148

3/28 – MS and 13RW

Quote Du Jour: “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”  ? HYPERLINK “http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/12080.Ralph_Waldo_Emerson” Ralph Waldo Emerson

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Group discussion on ch 5-8

 

Roundtable: 2nd block:
13RW pp 69-92 – read and discuss

3/24 – MS ch 6-7 and 13RW pg 1-68

Quote Du Jour: “So, I guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons. And maybe we’ll never know most of them. But even if we don’t have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there. We can still do things. And we can try to feel okay about them.” ? Stephen Chbosky

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Vocab 4 quiz

Group Discussion of Ch 1-4

HW: Read Ch 6- ch 7

Audio: https://librivox.org/the-mysterious-stranger-by-mark-twain/

PDF:  http://www.online-literature.com/twain/mysterious-stranger/

 
Roundtable: 2nd block:
13RW pg 1-53

HW: read to page 68