Language Arts I – Short Stories
Monday, August 31, 2015
Annotations: Notice and Note: Contrast and Contradictions
Model: Practice Contrast and Contradictions as a class with “Thank You, Ma’m” by Langston Hughes
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Read “The Sniper” for Contrast and Contradictions in class silently (pages 5-10) — Annotate the text for Contrast and Contradictions (CC), unknown vocabulary, questions (?), and inner voice (IV)
Comprehension Quiz over “The Sniper” tomorrow
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
QUIZ over “The Sniper”
Discuss “The Sniper”
Analyze “The Sniper” by identifying and discussing the elements of literature found in the story (Worksheet: Breaking It Down)
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Meet in the library to set up student Google Accounts.
Friday, September 4, 2015
Literature Term Quiz
EDIT: MOVED TO NEXT WEEK – did not get to this today! Read “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell together with audio. Annotate for CC and !