AP Literature

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4/24 to 4/28

Monday

AP Resources: Poetry and AP Excerpt Work

AP Essay grading Groups

Pride & Prejudice/The Stranger Reading Groups

Poetry Group Set 3

HW: Study Island: d. Fiction: Plot (do 15 for, 4/24)

Tuesday

CBA #1

Due: Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Essay to turnitin.com (see Google Classroom)

HW: Study Island: e. Fiction: Setting (do 15 for 4/25)

Wednesday

CBA #2

HW: Study Island: F. Fiction: Character (do 15 for 4/26)

Thursday

AP Resources: Poetry and AP Excerpt Work

Pride & Prejudice/The Stranger Reading Groups

HW: Study Island: G. Fiction: Point of View (do 15 for 4/27)

Friday

AP Resources: Poetry and AP Excerpt Work

Pride & Prejudice/The Stranger Reading Groups

HW: Study Island: I. Fiction: Theme and Motif (do 15 for 4/28)

Study Island: A. Literary Criticism: Thesis and Argument (do 15 for 5/1)

Notes:

This week the Pride & Prejudice/The Stranger Reading Groups will meet, CBA #1 and #2 will be on Tuesday and Wednesday, and AP Preparation Materials, poetry and excerpts will be studied on Monday, Thursday and Friday.

Remember, you can rewrite any assigned homework essay to earn a grade of B+. Please be sure to ask any questions you have regarding any assignments or upcoming tests.

Items of Importance:

Upload your essays as Word Documents to Turnitin.com

Review of Thomas Foster’s How to Read Literature Like a Professor (sign-in first and then click this link)

Summer Reading

Socratic Seminars (Audio and sign-in required)

Socratic Seminars (Video)

Assignments and Assessments

College Essay submission to turnitin.com

Writing About Literature #1: Close reading (9/13, submit to turnitin.com)

WAL#2 Writing About Setting in The White Tiger and Fear and Trembling (due to turnitin.com on 10/4)

Every Exquisite Thing creative assignment due on 10/10 to turnitin.com

Buried Giant DOK Assignment (due 10/14 on Google Classroom)

CBA Essay 10/17

CBA AP MC#2 10/18

A Very Short Story 10/20

In Another Country 10/21

Sun Also Rises Chapters 1-6 (10/21)

Sun Also Rises Chapter 7-12 (10/28)

Sun Also Rises Chapters 8-16 (11/4)

Sun Also Rises Chapters 17-19 (11/15)

Sun Also Rises Exam (11/21 & 11/22)

Babylon Revisited (11/22 to Google Classroom)

AP MC #3 (12/2)

BNW Part I (12/6)

Oedipus The King exam (12/13)

BNW Part II (12/14)

Literary Criticism #1 (Due 12/20 to turnitin.com)

WAL #3 Character Study using Brave New World (Due 1/4 to turnitin.com)

“The Gospel According to Mark” (1/11 on Google Classroom)

Literary Criticism #2 (due 1/12 to turnitin.com)

AP MC #4 (1/6)

AP MC #5 (1/13)

AP MC #6 (1/23)

AP MC #7 (1/24)

AP MC #8 (1/25)

Literary Criticism #3 (due 1/30 to turnitin.com)

1984 Parts I-III Questions (All due by 2/27, -5 after that)

AP MC #9 Hamlet PT 1 (2/21)

AP MC #10 Hamlet PT 2 (3/1)

1984 Exam (3/6)

Hamlet Essay (3/8) (Due: Period 2: Hamlet essay to turnitin.com Period 6: Hamlet essay to turnitin.com)

HW: Literary Criticism #4 (Due on Tuesday, 3/14, Period 2 link and Period 6 link to turnitin.com)

Study Island: A. Fiction: Context Clues and  H. Fiction: Tone and Mood (do 15 for, 3/20)

Study Island: A. Poety: Language and  B. Poetry: Sound (do 15 for 3/24)

Study Island: C. Poetry: Meter and Rhythm and D. Poetry: Narrative Voice (do 15 for 3/29)

 F. Poetry: Symbolism and Allusion (do 15 for Wednesday 4/5)

E. Poetry: Tone and Mood (do 15 for Wednesday 4/5)

g. Poetry: Theme and Motif,  h. Poetry: Structure and Form, b. Fiction: Language and Style, and c. Fiction: Language and Structure

Othello Essay to turnitin.com on 4/18 (see Google Classroom)

Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Essay to turnitin.com on 4/25 (see Google Classroom)

Study Island: d. Fiction: Plot (do 15 for, 4/24)

Study Island: e. Fiction: Setting (do 15 for 4/25)

Study Island: F. Fiction: Character (do 15 for 4/26)

Study Island: G. Fiction: Point of View (do 15 for 4/27)

Study Island: I. Fiction: Theme and Motif (do 15 for 4/28)

Study Island: A. Literary Criticism: Thesis and Argument (do 15 for 5/1)