4/21 – Modernism and Mental Health Lit Circles

H English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Unit 4 Intro Modernism Unit Introduction
Lit circles intro Modernism Literature Circles F15

Modernism Lit Circles Novels

HW: NRI quiz due Sunday

Roundtable: 2nd block:
Myth vs Fact

Mental Health Videos:
The Road Back Dramatic Film on Teen Anxiety/Depression:

Bressie – A Lust for Life:

HW: Questions for socratic seminar and read novel Mental Health Socratic Seminar

4/20 – Finish Desiree and Mental Health Intro

H. English III: 1st and 4th blocks:
Finish “Desiree’s Baby” analysis Stations-for-Desiree

 

Roundtable: 2nd block:

Literature Circles Mental Health Literature Circles

Intro to Mental Health Mental Health Novels

Research Project Mental Health Research Project S17

Quiz on Mental Health: http://www.proprofs.com/quiz-school/story.php?title=test-your-mental-illness-knowledge
Online quiz on Mental Health: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/T38Y8ZM

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