January 4-8

posted Jan 3, 2016, 9:20 AM by Helen Wynkoop   [ updated Jan 7, 2016, 8:52 AM ]
Welcome back and Happy New Year!  Please be patient with me.  I am grading your research but it takes time.  I will have them all finished by semester end.
Monday, Jan. 4- Update the writing folders today.
"Sir Gawain and the Green Knight" start in class and finish on Tuesday. (Notes for it will be given) A quiz will follow.
Tues- finish the Green Knight.  Quiz on Weds.  Hand out copies of Fahrenheit 451. Discuss dystopia and what it makes us consider as readers.  Is it relevant today?
Weds- begin with a clip of Fahrenheit 451; start the first section in class today.  Assign reading for Thursday.  Hand out summary sheets for in class discussion.
Thurs- More Fahrenheit 451; Gave out dystopian handout.  Used audiotape for up to page 19.
Friday- Continue novel and hand out review sheets for the midterm exam.

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