Monday, November 19

Agenda:

  • Homework check for Set B – discussion of all of them (A set)
  • Open the document, Template, in the novel tab and read over this document
  • during the class discussion, fill out the quotes and examples of the parallels between Jimmy/Snowman’s world and our world, the one which Atwood is satirizes

Monday, November 19

Agenda:

  • questions for set #1 is due – pages 1 – 33
    • set A – bonus marked discussion
    • set B – homework check and discussion
  • Always read ahead to stay on top of your reading – see the timeline posted in the novel tab
  • Reminder: have your idea for your Spoken Word by Wednesday – be prepared to show some notes or brainstorming

Tuesday, November 13

Agenda:

  • Reminders:
    • test on run-ons and sentences is tomorrow
    • the narrative essay is due Thursday, November 15
    • the Spoken Word is due November 26, 27
  • Introduction to the novel:
    • What is satire – video – Steve Cutts ‘Man’
    • What does it mean to be human? Discuss at your table
    • watch videos – discuss
    • reading assignment: Jurassic Conservation – in the Novel tab