Language Arts I: August 31 to September 4, 2015 – Short Stories

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 !


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