Today we started a travel brochure activity. This is a way for students to rethink where Odysseus as been in the story, and what happened in those locations. Tuesday/Wednesday was for working in class on this assignment. Due B day on Thursday, and Friday for A day.
Took Archetype notes. Read pages 1064 - 1074. Assignment comes from textbook, p. 1074. Due in class.
Read The Odyssey pages 1059 - 1064. In class time to finish Cyclops Comic Strip, and due today.
Time in class to work on Cyclops Comic Strip.
Today we read The Odyssey pages 1047 - 1058. The notes and assignment are below:
Reading in textbook pages 1037 - 1047. Textbooks not allowed outside of class! I modeled to the class how to read The Odyssey, paying attention to the foot notes, prereading, and artwork displayed in the textbook to support understanding.
TKAM exam. Good luck!
TKAM Notebooks due.
Quiz over chapter 28-31
Work day to finish up TKAM notebooks; due next time
TKAM exam next time! Lots of points!
Your daily chapter work for chapters 23-27was due today.
We didn't have a journal entry today.
1B: We read TKAM chapters 28-31, through the end of the book! Daily homework on these chapters will be due next session. There will also be a quiz.
1A: We read TKAM chapters 28-31, through the end of the book! Daily homework on these chapters will be due next session. There will also be a quiz. In class we worked on a notbook assignment, the Poem of Courage. This was due in class, plus extra credit was available for those who chose to add art to their poems.
Have a great weekend.
Your daily chapter work for chapters 18-22 was due today.
We didn't have a journal entry today. We did, however, take the quiz over chapters 18-22.
Today was another day to catch up on and turn in all missing work. In addition, you were assigned to do the following project for your TKAM notebooks:
Choose a song that you think has lyrics that apply to the message of the novel. You then need to copy those lyrics down and explain their relevance to the story. Your lyrics must be clean (you can censor them) but can be from any category of music you wish. NOTE: Your explanation must be line-by-line specific (that is, you need to offer some explanation/connection as to why EACH line of the song applies to TKAM), so you will only be required to copy/analyze one (or more) verse and the chorus. Thoroughness/completeness/effort = your grade!
Please be aware that at the VERY latest, Tuesday, April 16 is the last day to turn in late work. You can and should still turn in your work in your TKAM binders for a second grade, but if you want to get credit the first time around, it has to be turned in before I leave.