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AP Lang & Comp Assignments

AP ENGLISH LANG & COMP                                                       September 2019                                                     wwhittaker@valley.k12.ar.us

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

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William Bradford: Of Plymouth Plantation

 

Lecture and discussion Questions.

3

The Crucible: ACT ONE

 

In-class reading and discussion.

4

Olaudah Equiano & the Middle Passage:

 

Lecture Video

 

Act One questions due.

5

The Crucible: ACT TWO

 

 

 

Watch “Beverly” video lecture tonight.

6

Read Robert Beverly’s account of Bacon’s Rebellion and write a two-paragraph summary of the motivating factors and people involved.

9

John Winthrop: The City on a Hill.

 

Lecture and notes for test

 

 

Act two : due

10

The Crucible: ACT THREE

 

In-class reading and discussion.

11

M. Rowlandson:

“A Narrative of the Captivity of Mary Rowlandson”

 

Lecture: Explore the Puritan characteristics of her account and its effect on the Native American people.

12

The Crucible: ACT FOUR

 

In-class reading and discussion.

 

 

Act three; due

13

Mary Rowlandson questions due.

 

ACT Passages : READING

TIMED!

 

16

“The Journal of Madam Knight”

 

Lecture and accompanying discussion questions.

 

 

 

17

New World Propaganda:

John Smith’s Pamphlet

 

Create a class-led claim and supporting response to Smith’s description of New World Opportunities.

18

Watch Video Lecture for William Byrd’s “The History of the Dividing Line”

 

Examine his Satirical approach to describing the follies of the early colonists

19

Close Reading of Original Texts: The Mayflower Compact.

 

Generate a strong claim / argument from the language of the Compact.

20

 

ACT Passages : READING

TIMED!

23

UNIT ONE : COLONIAL PERIOD REVIEW WEEK.

 

24

 

 

Contd.

25

 

Create note cards for items on the test and discuss effective strategies for success in difficult tests.

26

 

 

Contd.

27

 

DRILL DAY for UNIT ONE TEST

 

Test on MONDAY.