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December 11, 208
- Finish TotS film
- Review study guide q's

December 7, 2018
- Read Act III in in TotS; finish study guide

December 5, 2018
- Extra Credit opportunity for TotS
- Read Act II in TotS
- Begin viewing film
- Continue answering q's in study guide

December 3, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Read Act I in TotS; discuss; begin answering questions in TotS study guide (125 Points)

November 29, 2018
- Warm-Up
Shakespeare Uncovered documentary; complete viewing guide; review answers

November 27, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Introduction to Taming of the Shrew notes
- Begin reading Induction scenes; discuss

November 16, 2018
- Turn in memoir essays
- Finish viewing film; discuss comparison charts

HW:  Have a wonderful Thanksgiving Break!!!

November 14, 2018
- Finish reading Glass Castle; discuss ending
- Begin viewing film; complete comparison chart in Writing Assignments section of notebook

HW:  Glass Castle memoir essay due Friday

November 12, 2018
Glass Castle, pgs. 255-661; discuss
- Memoir essay reminders
- Work time on memoir essay

HW:  Due Friday with outline

November 8, 2018
- Warm-Up
Glass Castle, pgs. 231-238
- Vivid verbs and adjectives
Glass Castle Memoir Outline (50 pts); continue work

HW:  Outline should be completed by next class; read to pg. 254

November 6, 2018
- Warm-Up
Glass Castle, pgs. 206-213
Glass Castle Memoir Assessment (200 pts.)

HW:  Read to pg. 230

November 1, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Passive vs. Active responses in Glass Castle in Writing Assignments; discuss

HW:  Pgs. 180-205

October 31, 2018
- Quiz 
- Notebook Check (97 pts.)
- Finish character analysis posters (25 pts.)

October 29, 2018
- Turn in Glass Castle narratives
- Warm-Up
Glass Castle character analysis poster (25 pts.)

October 25, 2018
- Quiz
- Negative Situation - Positive Outcome response in Writing Assignments

October 23, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Glass Castle Narrative assignment; narrative due Monday, 10/29/18

HW:  Read pgs. 76-101; quiz next class?

October 19, 2018
Glass Castle Quiz, pgs. 3-50
- Parenting Advice from the Walls activity

HW:  Read pgs. 50-76

October 17, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Family dynamics snowball fight
Glass Castle, pgs. 26-34

HW:  Read to pg. 50 for next class

October 15, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Intro. to Glass Castle; video clips; calendar bookmark
- Read pgs. 3-14

HW:  Read to pg. 25; quiz next class???

October 10, 2018

- Personal Legend in-class essay

October 8, 2018
Alchemist, pgs. 142-157
- Brainstorming your Personal Legend in Writing Assignments
- In-class essay next class

October 4, 2018
- Finish viewing The Adjustment Bureau; turn in discussion q's (30 pts.)

October 2, 2018
- Turn in Aphorism Photo Journals (100 pts.)
- Begin viewing The Adjustment Bureau; answer discussion q's

September 28, 2018
- Day to work on your Aphorism Journals

HW:  Aphorism Journals due next Tuesday, 10/02/18

September 26, 2018
- Warm-Up
Alchemist, pgs. 120-132; discuss
- Aphorism notes
- Aphorism Photo Journal assignment (100 points)

September 20, 2018
- Warm-Up
Alchemist, pgs. 108-120
- Unpacking analysis activity in Writing Assignments

September 18, 2018
- Warm-Up
Alchemist, pgs. 100-108
- Practice with analysis using funny pictures in Class Notes

September 14, 2018
- Review Hero's Journey assign.
- Check notebooks

HW:  Enjoy Homecoming!

September 12, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Alchemist, pgs. 67-84
- Hero's Journey Dialectical Journal assign. (50 pts.)
- Notebook Check (130 pts.)

September 10, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Read pgs. 67-85
- Dialectical Journal assignment (50 pts.)
- Notebook Check (130 pts.)

September 10, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Introduction to dialectical journals; sample journal in Writing Assignments section of notebook
- Read pgs. 53-67

September 6, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Continue review of Hero's Journey; example from "The Office"
Alchemist, pgs. 30-47

September 4, 2018
- Warm-Up
Alchemist, pgs. 13-30
- The Hero's Journey review notes; discuss

August 31, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Dreams -- notes and discussion; analysis activity in Writing Assignments section

August 29, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Read and discuss the myth of Echo and Narcissus; read the prologue in The Alchemist; answer discussion q's in Writing Assignments section
- Begin reading novel

August 24, 2018
- Warm-Up
- Metaphorical Journey activity and discussion in Writing Assignments

August 23, 2018

- Warm-Up
- Intro. to The Alchemist: anticipatory statements and discussion
- Discussion -- what is narcissism?

August 21, 2018
- Welcome back!
- Class syllabus; sign Google form
- Student letter; begin work
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