*We will start to read chapter 4.
*Is there anything you need to do to finish up your characterization chart
*Yesterday, we started a “Isolation and Loneliness” Chart. Is there anything new you can add to your chart?
*We will start by looking at No Red Ink. I have opened a lot of ‘assignments’ for you to work on. This is for you to practice/review for the provincial exam –so don’t panic that you have to do it all today!
*One Act Plays: where are we at? Are you ready to perform??
*Please post your Literature Circle Roles as well as your Reflections
*You have been working on your One Act Plays…how are they coming along?
*Kahoot: review of literary terms.
*We will continue to read our novel “Takedown”.
*On Friday we started to watch the movie “Of Mice and Men”.
*If time, we will finish reading Chapter 3.
*Isolation and loneliness: on a 14*17 sheet of paper, you will draw a chart of each of the following characters and how they represent isolation and loneliness.
-Lenny, George, Candy, Crooks, Curley’s Wife, Candy, Carlson, slim and the Ranch hands.
*We started Drama on Friday
Do you still need more time?
We started the activity of a “One Act Play: You will have time to work on the creation of your one act play.
-The purpose of this activity is to create an understanding and appreciation by the students of good dramatic literature, play production, and to instruct students in acting.
-Things that students will have to think about: Characterization, Physicality, Voice, Ensemble, Timing, Staging, and Overall Effectiveness.
You will be in groups of three to four… In your group, you will be create a “One Act Play”. You must come up with
a) a topic for your play
b) a script
c) rehearse and ‘act’ your play out
d) have fun!