Friday, November 21, 2014

Poetic Structures Quiz

Agenda:

  • Quiz
Homework:
  • Read "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place"
  • Answer discussion questions

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The Iceberg Principle Questions


  • What is Hemingway's iceberg principle--in your own words?
  • How do six-word stories build off of the iceberg principle?
  • In what ways does Wood suggests that the principle applies to characterization?
  • How might we infer that it further applies to characterization?
  • How Well Do You Know Your Characters?

    Agenda:

    • Write 3 questions that you might ask someone new.
    • Rotate to each person in the class and answer their questions as your character.
    Journal:  Free Write a morning in the life of your character

    Homework:
    • Poetic Structures sheet due tomorrow for review
    • Poetic Structures test on Friday

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014

    Characterization Continued

    Agenda:

    • Reading
    • How does it relate to "A Rose for Emily"?
    • Character Survey
    Homework:
    • Complete your character survey for tomorrow
    • Worksheet on poetic structures due Thursday

    Monday, November 17, 2014

    Presentations

    Agenda:

    • Presentation + Notes
    Homework:
    • Worksheet on structures due on Wednesday
    • Friday: Test on Poetic Structures

    Thursday, November 6, 2014

    Workshop Day

    Continue working on your projects, and remember, they are due on 11/12!

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014

    Characterization

    Agenda:

    • What do we remember about characterization?
    • River Charts
    • Creating Emily's river chart
    Homework:
    • Finish reading "A Rose for Emily"
    • Create a chart based on Emily's characterization at the end

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014

    Vocab CFA

    Agenda:
    • Vocab CFA
    Homework:
    • Project on Poetic Structures due Nov 12th

    Monday, November 3, 2014

    Workshop Day

    Agenda:

    • Finish movie viewing
    • Review questions and rewrites
    • Workshop time for poetry projects
    Homework:
    • Poetry Structure Project due Nov 12th