*Head’s Up: If you have not yet handed in your Gatsby synthesis essay…you need to do so ASAP.
*Head’s Up; Literature we have studied to prep for the test:
-Prose Fiction Terms
-Poem: I Hear America Singing
-Poem: I Too America Sing
-Song: This is America
-Poem: Caged Bird
-Short Story: Borders
-Speech: Martin Luther King Jr “I Have a Dream”
-Spoken Word: Amanda Gorman
-Town Hall Discussion: Justin Trudeau
-Poem: Walking on Both Sides of an Invisible Border
-Critical Essay: Through the One-Way Mirror
-Excerpt from a novel: The Jade Peony
-Poem: What do I Remember of the Evacuation
-Documentary: CBC: Stolen Children
-Short Story: Queen of the North
-Short Story: The Waltz
-Novella: Of Mice and Men
*The Role of Women in literature…..
*”Queen of the North”, Borders, Caged Bird, The Waltz …..Curly’s wife and Daisy…..
*Read aloud the short story “The Waltz”.
*Gender roles in The Victorian era: google search…
*We looked at gender roles…looking at gender roles in “The Waltz”. What did you all learn about gender roles in the Victorian era? Discuss
“Two Women”: Dialogue poem
*Today, we will read “Of Mice and Men” chapter 4.
*Isolation and Loneliness organizer…