Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Summer School: Day 17

Reading and Media:
- Read the poem by Horace, "Dulce et Decorum Est"
- Answer questions
- Watch the film, Restrepo
Answer questions

Presenting:
- Continue presenting song lyrics

Grammar and writing:
- Absolute phrases

Monday, July 25, 2016

Summer School: Day 16

Reading and Media:
- Read the poem by Horace, "Dulce et Decorum Est"
- Answer questions
- Watch the film, Restrepo
- Answer questions

Presenting:
- Continue presenting song lyrics

Friday, July 22, 2016

Summer School: Day 15

Listening and Responding:
- Listen to "What I did for Love"
- Respond to questions

Listening, Close Reading, and Presenting
- Present annotated lyrics

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Summer School: Day 14

Close Reading and Music:
- Read and listen to music from The Fugees
- Annotate lyrics to the songs
- Individual song lyrics annotation assignment
- Presentations

Writing and Grammar:
- Absolute Phrases

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Summer School: Day 13

Media and writing:
- Finish watching The Matrix
- Complete comparison chart between Plato's Cave, The Truman Show, and The Matrix

Grammar and Writing:
- Absolute phrases

Essay writing:
- Revise and complete final draft of your essay

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Summer School: Day 12

Grammar and Writing:
- Absolute Phrases in sentences

Writing:
- Complete essay on Plato's Cave and Truman Show

Media:
- Watch The Matrix
- Compare and contrast The Matrix, The Truman Show, and Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"

Monday, July 18, 2016

Summer School: Day 11

Grammar and Writing:
- Delayed adverb

Media:
- Complete The Truman Show

Writing:
- Respond to Plato's "Allegory of the Cave" and The Truman Show

Friday, July 15, 2016

Summer School: Day 10

Responding to Literature:
- Allegory of the Cave responses

Media:
- Watch The Truman Show

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Summer School: Day 9

Grammar and Writing:
- Opening adverb

Literature and Response:
- Read Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"
- Watch short youtube clip of "Allegory of the Cave"
- Answer questions