“A man’s silence is wonderful to listen to.” ~Thomas Hardy
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. October Writer’s Notebooks are due. If time allows, discuss how workshops work. We will begin workshop next class. HW: 5th Day Freewrites are due next class (4th pd written and 2nd pd oral).
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. Workshop pieces, if time allows. Ghoulie grams took a lot of 1st period. October Writer’s Notebooks are due. HW: 5th Day Freewrites due next class. (1st, 2nd, and 5th oral). Critique workshop pieces.
English 10 Honors ~ Begin class with a Shakespeare Quiz. Distribute handouts for Iago’s Web and Act I scenes ii and iii discussion. In class, assign parts and read Othello Act I scenes i and ii. HW: 5th Day Freewrite written is due next class. Vocab quiz 26 and 27 next class. Begin filling in Iago’s Web with characters he has ensnared so far. Answer questions on handout for scene ii. Be prepared to discuss in class: Answer the question with context from the play and make reference to incidents in real life = Check Plus, answer the question with a reference from the play = Check, answer the question vaguely such as “I agree” = Check minus.