Unit 3: The Nature of Identity

Week of 12/7

Enduring Understandings and Essential Questions

  • How do authors explore identity through characters in works of literature?
  • What can we learn about ourselves through a literary character's experiences?

Monday, 12/7

  • Lit Circle novel must be read by today!
  • View Hamlet


Skills of Focus:

  • Theme
  • Analysis
  • Character


Homework:

  • Lit Circle TW tomorrow
  • Finish IRP Dialectical Journal - due Thursday
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 12/7 and 8:00am 12/18)

Tuesday, 12/8

  • Lit Circle TW

Skills of Focus:

  • Analysis
  • Theme


Homework:

  • Lit Circle Discussion Post 2 due tomorrow
  • Finish IRP Dialectical Journal - due Thursday
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 12/7 and 8:00am 12/18)

Wednesday, 12/9

  • Lit Circle Discussion Post due
  • View Hamlet


Skills of Focus:
  • Theme
  • Literary Devices

Homework:
  • Finish IRP Dialectical Journal - due tomorrow
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 12/7 and 8:00am 12/18)

Thursday, 12/10


Skills of Focus:
  • Literary Devices
  • Character
  • Theme


Homework:

  • Analysis of "To be or not to be" Soliloquy
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 12/7 and 8:00am 12/18)

Friday, 12/11


Skills of Focus:
  • Vocabulary Development
  • Tone
  • Character
  • Theme


Homework:
  • 40 minutes of Membean this week (80 minutes over 8 days between 12/7 and 8:00am 12/18)

Look Ahead!