American Literature Calendar

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September 08 - September 14
  • 08
    08.September.Sunday
    No events
  • 09
    09.September.Monday
    No events
  • 10
    10.September.Tuesday

    Bradstreet/Edwards

    All day
    2019.09.10

    students discussed what they interpreted from Anne Bradstreet’s poem “To My Dear and Loving Husband” (homework)–students took notes over Jonathan Edward (pg 100) and archetypes (page R10).

    –Homework–take your interpretation of Bradstreet’s poem and now provide evidence from the poem that supports your perspective—-USA test prep

  • 11
    11.September.Wednesday

    Edwards

    All day
    2019.09.11

    Students wrote a quick write over 9/11

    Students began reading “Sinners in the Hands of An Angry God” focusing on identifying and explaining examples of metaphors, style, POV

    –Homework–USA test prep

  • 12
    12.September.Thursday

    Edwards

    All day
    2019.09.12

    students completed the reading and analysis of Edwards’ “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God”

    students took quick notes on how to write a proper thesis statement

    –Homework–students are to write a thesis statement for the prompt below (students can write more than one version. All work needs to be completed and brought to class tomorrow!!)——-COMPLETE USA TEST PREP

    A speaker’s choice of persuasive techniques should depend on the audience and the occasion.  Write an evaluation of the persuasive techniques of imagery and theme that Jonathan Edwards uses.  Discuss the response he evokes and the way he achieves it.

  • 13
    13.September.Friday

    Edwards

    All day
    2019.09.13

    Students took notes on how to write an introduction, body paragraphs, and conclusion using Pizza and 3-course meal.

    –Homework–students are to write an essay based on the prompt from yesterday and submit typed draft to turnitin.com by Sunday 11:59 p.m.  —If students have not received approval for their thesis statements, these must be e-mailed in an editable google doc before beginning the full essay no later than Saturday at noon.

  • 14
    14.September.Saturday
    No events