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December 2004

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Handmaid's reading should be complete,  pp. 37-66.

Draft 2 of Woolf paper due this week.

Class:  General discussion of Handmaid's so far.  Students should share impressions, reactions, and questions.

Homework:  Skim over key passages given in class for the first 66 pages.  Read Handmaid's pages 69-99 by Friday. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

 

Draft 2 of Woolf paper due this week.

Class:  Continuation of short, small group passage discussion from  Handmaid's.

Homework:  Review key passage worked on in small groups today.  Read Handmaid's pages 69-99 by tomorrow. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

 

 

 

Handmaid's reading should be complete,  pp. 66-99.

Draft 2 of Woolf paper due this week.

Class:  Continuation of short, small group passage discussion from  Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare 3+ questions for presenters and a list of 3+ techniques on the Serena Joy passage, pp. 45-6.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.  Read Handmaid's pages 143-188 by Wednesday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

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Draft 2 of Woolf paper due TODAY by 4 pm.

Class:  Individual prep on Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's pages 143-188 by Wednesday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

 

 

Have prepared the Serena Joy passage (pp. 45-6) for discussion today.

Class:  Slot #1 presentation on the Serena Joy passage (pp. 45-46) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's pages 143-188 by Wednesday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

 

Have prepared the
Serena Joy sitting room passage (pp. 80-2) for passage discussion today.

Class:  Slot #2 presentation on the Serena Joy sitting room passage (pp. 80-82) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's pages 191-217 by Friday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

 

Have prepared the "I want to steal something" passage (pp. 98-99) for passage discussion today.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be submitted by 12/15 and approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Slot #3 presentation on the "I want to steal something" passage (pp.98-99) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's pages 191-217 by Friday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

Have prepared the "reconstruction" passage (pp. 134-5) for  discussion today.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be submitted by 12/15 and approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Slot #4 presentation on the "reconstruction" passage (pp. 134-5) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's pages 218-255 by Monday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

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Have prepared the Scrabble passage (pp. 139-140) for  discussion today.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be submitted by 12/15 and approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Slot #5 presentation on the Scrabble passage (pp. 139-140) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.  Read Handmaid's pages 218-255 by Monday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

Have prepared the Moira escapes passage (132-33) for discussion today.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be submitted by 12/15 and approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Slot #6 presentation on the Moira escapes passage (pp. 132-33) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's pages 218-255 by Monday. Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list. Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's and Plath poems on the Collaboratory.

Literary term quiz (AP-IB challenge words) on words 1-20.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be submitted by noon TODAY and approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Students will take the literary term quiz.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's historical notes by Jan. 3.  Write Draft 1 of your WL 2 paper by the first week of January (for the day of your conference).

 

Have prepared "Better never means better for everyone" passage (pp. 210-11) for discussion today.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Slot #7 presentation on "Better" passage (pp. 210-11) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Prepare the passage to be presented on during class tomorrow.  If you are presenting, prepare your presentation.   Read Handmaid's historical notes by Jan. 3.  Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list.  Write Draft 1 of your WL 2 paper by the first week of January (for the day of your conference).

Have prepared the Nazi mistress (pp. 144-5) for passage discussion today.

WL 2 Paper proposal must be approved before you leave for winter break.

Class:  Ms. Spachman's  presentation on the Nazi mistress passage (pp. 144-5) from Handmaid's.

Homework:  Read Handmaid's historical notes by Jan. 3.  Study literary terms from AP-IB challenge list.  Write Draft 1 of your WL 2 paper by the first week of January (for the day of your conference). Complete extra credit discussions on Handmaid's on the Collaboratory.

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Winter Break

Finish reading Handmaid's.  Complete first draft of WL 2 Paper

Prepare for a quiz on the literary terms (words 21-40) on Jan. 3.  AP-IB duel is scheduled for Jan. 7 @ 7 am.

Finish reading Handmaid's.  Complete first draft of WL 2 Paper

Prepare for a quiz on the literary terms (words 21-40) on Jan. 3.  AP-IB duel is scheduled for Jan. 7 @ 7 am.

Finish reading Handmaid's.  Complete first draft of WL 2 Paper

Prepare for a quiz on the literary terms (words 21-40) on Jan. 3.  AP-IB duel is scheduled for Jan. 7 @ 7 am.

Winter Break

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Winter Break

Finish reading Handmaid's.  Complete first draft of WL 2 Paper

Prepare for a quiz on the literary terms (words 21-40) on Jan. 3.  AP-IB duel is scheduled for Jan. 7 @ 7 am.

Finish reading Handmaid's.  Complete first draft of WL 2 Paper

Prepare for a quiz on the literary terms (words 21-40) on Jan. 3.  AP-IB duel is scheduled for Jan. 7 @ 7 am.

Finish reading Handmaid's.  Complete first draft of WL 2 Paper

Prepare for a quiz on the literary terms (words 21-40) on Jan. 3.  AP-IB duel is scheduled for Jan. 7 @ 7 am.

Winter Break