American Literature Calendar

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November 25 - December 01
  • 25
    25.November.Sunday
    No events
  • 26
    26.November.Monday

    Irving

    All day
    2018.11.26-2018.11.27

    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

  • 27
    27.November.Tuesday
    No events
  • 28
    28.November.Wednesday

    Poe

    All day
    2018.11.28-2018.11.29

    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

  • 29
    29.November.Thursday
    No events
  • 30
    30.November.Friday

    Poe

    All day
    2018.11.30

    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!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • 01
    01.December.Saturday
    No events