Background power point:
Odyssey – text from book:
Watch for overall thematic and character understanding:
Below are some resources-
PDF of book:
You can copy and past pages of the book in the link below, and it will flash words quickly (speed reading). Check it out! _
Audiobook link below (it’s really good)
Below are some great links to some test prep. videos and articles:
GOD/GODDESS OF MODERN INVENTION- VISUAL OF GOD/GODDESS, SYMBOL AND STORY OF THEIR CREATION DUE WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17TH!
Below are some resources you may need during our unit.
Below is a link to the move The Odyssey-
Below are the viewing questions for Clash of gods Documentary (seen below)
Below is a link to the History Channel documentary of Odysseus – part two will be the next thread into the YouTube choice.
Below is a great review video over The Odyssey:
Text of The Odyssey:
Test over Romeo and Juliet is Monday, March 25th
Below are the study guides WITH ANSWERS. Much of the test comes from this guide!
R & J Project instructions and Rubric- due March 28th
Money for Shakespeare Tavern Due by Thursday- performance is Friday : $10
HW for Tuesday : News Headlines – one per table- bring in headline and you will decide as a group which one is the best! Yes…this is a grade.
- Table 1- Act 1; scene 1 (be sure to capture both the fight and Romeo’s depression) p. 808
- Table 2- Act 1; scene 2 p.815 Table 6- Act 2; scene 2 p.837
- Table 3- Act 1; scene 3 p.818 Table 7- Act 2; scene 3 p.844
- Table 4- Act 1; scene 4 p. 821 Table 8- Act 2; scene 4 p.847
- Table 5- Act 1; scene 5 p. 824 Table 9- Act 2; scene 5 p. 854
Act 1 & 2 Quiz Monday, March 11th. Below is the study guide:
Below are some YouTube videos that can help you get ready for the quiz Monday:
This link will take you to a list of video summaries that will go scene by scene. Remember, you are quizzed over Act 1 and Act 2:
If you are an actor tomorrow 3/5- read your lines on the link below:
and listen to you lines- (scene five begins around 34:00
HW- drama lit. terms power point- due FRIDAY 3/1
We will begin R & J the week of 2/25 and will have The Shakespeare Tavern coming on March 22nd for a performance. Kids will join them at 10 AM during school and will watch the play that has been shortened to 60 min. There is a $10 fee for the in-house fieldtrip. Money can be given to Me any day before the event.
For more info:
If you miss a day- don’t worry- you can catch up by watching Romeo and Juliet at home with this link:
Or you can listen to it here:
Drama lit. terms currently on VOCAB.COM due March 7th
Alchemist Test over the ENTIRE book (yes, Epilogue too) is now Thursday, Feb. 7th- the pdf and audiobook are on my blog in an earlier post. I will give you a review sheet Mon. Feb. 3rd.- I will have a study hall for anyone who READ the book AND comes to my room BEFORE 7:55 on Wednesday, Feb. 6th. Your ticket in the door is a sheet of paper with at least THREE specific questions concerning The Alchemist. I will ANSWER all of your questions. Don’t come if you didn’t read it!
Rough draft due Tuesday, Feb. 4th.- 10 % off each day late!
Vocab.com will be printed Tuesday at 3:00.
Final paper due Thursday, Feb. 14th.
on the 31st, you will be asked to analyze one of your dreams. To do so, you will need to have a list of images, objects, situations and actions that are occurring in the dream. Using any or all of the websites below, try to interpret what your dream means TO YOU (only you know what you are telling yourself!).