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AP Lang & Comp Assignments

AP Language & Comp.                                                          February 2020                                                 wwhittaker@valley.k12.ar.us

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

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Complete Analysis Questions for Poe’s “The Pit & the Pendulum” on pg. 269 in textbook

Question 3 (multiple parts)

 

4

Lecture:

Lowell: “The First Snowfall”

(From handout packet)

5

 

WINSDAY ACTIVITIES

6

 

Edgar Allan Poe:

“Annabelle Lee” poem Lecture.

7

 

Lecture:

“Telling the Bees” by Whittier

(From handout packet)

10

Final Discussion For

Ethan Frome:

 

Claim and Argument with support from the text.

11

Lecture and Guidance for planning an analytical essay:

Longfellow: “The Skeleton in Armor”

12

Longfellow: Contd.

13

Longfellow: Contd.

14

Analytical Essay for Longfellow’s “The Skeleton in Armor”

Due at the end of class today.

Typed, Cited, and ARGUED!!!

17

Transcendental America:

Thoreau & Emerson

 

Timed Reading and questions for Emerson’s excerpt from “Nature” on pg. 182 in text.

Reading check questions 1, 6-8

18

“I become a transparent eyeball”

Emerson Lecture and close reading notes strategy for generating and analytical response.

19

 

Read Emerson’s “Self-Reliance” on pg. 185 in text and answer questions

1, 2, & 4 on pg. 187 in text

20

Henry David Thoreau:

Social Justice…

Read Don Henley’s essay

(Heaven is under our feet)

to begin conversation, then begin reading excerpts from : Walden (pg 193)

21

Finish Thoreau’s “Walden” and turn in questions by the end of class.

24

Unit III Review

25

ACT TESTING

26

 

Group Study Day:

YAY!

27

Unit III Exam

28

 

Novel Intro:

“The Great Gatsby”