American Literature Calendar
- 2525.November.SundayNo events
Students Read/analyze/took notes over “The Devil and Tom Walker” afocusing on identifying characterization, omniscient point-of-view, cultural attitudes, symbolism, inferences, author’s purpose, theme, and gothic elements
Homework–complete the following and the work that was supposed to be completed before the break—USA test prep and Novel project
- 2727.November.TuesdayNo events
Students read/analyzed and identified the following terms in the story “The Fall of the House of Usher” by E.A. Poe:
imagery, symbolism, author’s purpose, syntax, elements of gothic archetypes, and the use of single effect.
–Homework–complete the assignment above (due Friday), work on Novel project, and USA test prep
- 2929.November.ThursdayNo events
Students discussed the elements found in “The Fall of the House of Usher” and began looking for the same elements along with Rhyme Scheme in “The Raven”
Students also began to re-write the first 4 stanzas of “The Raven” into a more updated language while still maintaining the meter and rhyme scheme utlized by Poe—this is due MONDAY in class!!
–Homework–Complete the above assignment, USA test prep, and WORK ON YOUR NOVEL PROJECT!!!!!!!!!!!!
- 0101.December.SaturdayNo events