AP Literature



Tues 11/21 Ch. 19-21 
Wed 11/22  Ch 22-25 

Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 11/20
Quiz: Ch. 16-18, discuss reading, begin master timeline Read Ch. 19-21
Tues 11/21
Wed 11/22


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 11/13
Quiz: Catcher Ch. 1-3, learn a bit about JD Salinger, chitchat Read Ch. 4-7
Tues 11/14
Discuss:  OUR NEW NOVEL!!! Read 8-11 by Thurs
Wed 11/15
WATERCOLORS!!!!!  Read 8-11 by Thurs
Thurs 11/16
Quiz: Catcher, Ch. 8-11, re-enact Holden's conversations Read 12-15 by Monday
 Fri 11/17 Ch 12-15 review, create 12-line play in 10 minutes  Read Ch. 16-18 for 20 point quiz on Monday 

Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 11/6
Film:  Dr. Strangelove none
Tues 11/7
Complete film and begin working on small group presentations none
Wed 11/8
Return of C-22 TWs, presentation prep? none
Thurs 11/9
Strangelove presentations (per 4 only), get Catcher and say a final adios to C-22 with extra credit quiz Read Ch. 1-3 in Catcher


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 10/30
EOB review, categorize event chart, notes on satire
Finish all of EOB except targets and MOTW
Tues 10/31
Review EOB, TW practice #2, scholarly articles
Try to complete MOTW on EOB
Wed  11/1
Worth a second read:  Wall Street Journal article, finally finalize MOTW, one last TW practice          Finish EOB
Thurs 11/2
TW: Catch-22
no
Fri 11/3
Film:  Dr. Strangelove
no


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 10/23
TW return and review, wrapping up PNP w/"Mending Wall"
Make a list - the seven most memorable scenes in C-22.  Also, be sure that top left corner of EOB sheet is done.  Need a copy?  Click here
Tues 10/24
Riddle:  Catch-22 is...
Chat about EOB and work with list of memorable scenes.
Read WSJ article and RR.  Need article?  Click here.
Wed  10/25
         
Thurs 10/26


Fri 10/27
No School



Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 10/16
*Guest Teacher
Timed Write
Good ol' C-22, Ch. 34-38
Tues 10/17
NO POWER
look above plus - read "A Rose For Emily" and see if you can spot a tableau or two...
Wed  10/18
Big, fat C-22 day.  Review and read on...            Read "Emily" and identify tableau(x) if you can!
Thurs 10/19
"A Rose for Emily" Day.  We
   1. took a quiz
   2. identify big ideas
   3. close analysis of a passage
   4. quick illustration of tableau
      (spraddle daddy)

FINISH CATCH-22
Fri 10/20

RR: "Mending Wall"


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 10/9
(try to) practice with turnitin.com, continue reading "Death of a TS"
Finish reading and marking "Death of a TS" and complete C-22 reading.  Look above. Submit practice assignment to turnitin.com
Tues 10/10
C-22 class chat, review "Death of a TS" and determine MOTW, assign essay.  Absent?  Click here for essay assignment.
1. essay due Friday
2. read Catch-22 Ch. 34-38 by Friday
Wed  10/11
Review essay expectations and start NEW THEME!!!!!  Kick off new theme with quick read:  "When I Was One and Twenty"            1. Read "On Broadway" and RR
2. Essay due Friday
3. C-22 Ch. 34-38 by Friday
Thurs 10/12
Poetic Poster Preparation and Presentation
1. C-22 revised - see above
2. Essay due tomorrow, in print and online at turnitin.com

Fri the 13th!
Death essay peer review
Essay due Monday online and in print form.

Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 10/2
Complete "Thanatopsis" work, discuss "Daddy"
Yes, see above.
Tues 10/3
Quiz - C-22 Ch. 19-23, discuss "Do Not Go Gentle..."
Continue C-22 reading and RR: "Cross"
Wed 10/4
Read/discuss "Cross of Snow" and take notes on sonnet form C-22​ Chapters 24-28 due Friday 
Thurs 10/5
First ever practice multiple choice! Begin reading "Death of a TS"  See above about that reading... 
Fri 10/6
Little C-22 presentations
None except that pesky reading


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 9/25 Discuss TW (I'm working on them!!), discuss new big idea: death.  Read "Because I Could Not..." and RR (in class task!) Yes, a whole bunch of C-22.  Look above.
Tues 9/26 Counselor college visit
Yes.  Reeeeeead.
Wed  9/27 Quiz: C-22, Ch. 9-13, identification of Dickinson's literary devices Keep reading! See schedule up there?
Thurs
9/28
Warmup: Emily.  Group task - "Thanatopsis" C-22 Ch. 14-18
Fri 9/29 Quiz/Word Search:  Homecoming/Catch-22  Be careful.  Have fun.


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 9/18 Review the MOTWs for SD pieces covered so far...do you have them? Read "The Storm" and start RR Finish RR on "The Storm" and read C-22, Ch. 5-6
Tues 9/19  Quiz/discuss - C-22, Ch. 5-6, review RR for "The Storm"
None, except reading for Thursday.
Wed 9/20  Analyze "The Wings" 1. C-22   Ch. 7-8
2.  30 point SD quiz tomorrow
Thurs 9/21  Quiz: self-definition, discuss Ch. 7-8 Rest.  Eat well.  Timed write tomorrow.
Fri 9/22  Timed Write.     


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 9/11 Quiz: Agassiz, discuss C-22 schedule, reading response expectations discussed and practiced (missing the handout?  It's right here) Read Ch. 1-2 in C-22 by Wed, complete a RR on "Bitch"
Tues 9/12  Discuss MOTW for "Barbie" and "Bitch" and review last Friday's TWs
Read C-22, Ch. 1-2
Wed 9/13  Quiz: C-22 and chat No 
Thurs 9/14  Review RR on "Bitch" and take a few quick notes (plot triangle), read "Girls/Dresses"  Read C-22, Ch. 3-4 
Fri 9/15  C-22  conversation of clarification (I hope!), small group on the hardest poem so far ("Ambition Bird")  Read C-22 Ch. 5-6 by Tuesday. 


Date Today in Class   Homework 
 Wed 9/6 Short classes today!  Syllabus, etc.  Get the syllabus signed and complete questionnaire! (need a copy?  click here)
 Thurs 9/7 Review class expectations and AP test construction, practice with our first poem, "The Red Wheelbarrow"
Rest up.  TW #1 tomorrow.
 Fri 9/8 TW #1.  It's over.  Relax.  Read Agassiz article.   



Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 9/25 Discuss TW (I'm working on them!!), discuss new big idea: death.  Read "Because I Could Not..." and RR (in class task!) Yes, a whole bunch of C-22.  Look above.
Tues 9/26 Counselor college visit
Yes.  Reeeeeead.
Wed  9/27 Quiz: C-22, Ch. 9-13, identification of Dickinson's literary devices Keep reading! See schedule up there?
Thurs
9/28
Warmup: Emily.  Group task - "Thanatopsis" C-22 Ch. 14-18
Fri 9/29 Quiz/Word Search:  Homecoming/Catch-22  Be careful.  Have fun.


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 9/18 Review the MOTWs for SD pieces covered so far...do you have them? Read "The Storm" and start RR Finish RR on "The Storm" and read C-22, Ch. 5-6
Tues 9/19  Quiz/discuss - C-22, Ch. 5-6, review RR for "The Storm"
None, except reading for Thursday.
Wed 9/20  Analyze "The Wings" 1. C-22   Ch. 7-8
2.  30 point SD quiz tomorrow
Thurs 9/21  Quiz: self-definition, discuss Ch. 7-8 Rest.  Eat well.  Timed write tomorrow.
Fri 9/22  Timed Write.     


Date Today in Class   Homework 
Mon 9/11 Quiz: Agassiz, discuss C-22 schedule, reading response expectations discussed and practiced (missing the handout?  It's right here) Read Ch. 1-2 in C-22 by Wed, complete a RR on "Bitch"
Tues 9/12  Discuss MOTW for "Barbie" and "Bitch" and review last Friday's TWs
Read C-22, Ch. 1-2
Wed 9/13  Quiz: C-22 and chat No 
Thurs 9/14  Review RR on "Bitch" and take a few quick notes (plot triangle), read "Girls/Dresses"  Read C-22, Ch. 3-4 
Fri 9/15  C-22  conversation of clarification (I hope!), small group on the hardest poem so far ("Ambition Bird")  Read C-22 Ch. 5-6 by Tuesday. 


Date Today in Class   Homework 
 Wed 9/6 Short classes today!  Syllabus, etc.  Get the syllabus signed and complete questionnaire! (need a copy?  click here)
 Thurs 9/7 Review class expectations and AP test construction, practice with our first poem, "The Red Wheelbarrow"
Rest up.  TW #1 tomorrow.
 Fri 9/8 TW #1.  It's over.  Relax.  Read Agassiz article.   


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