Unit 4: The Power of the Past

Week of 1/19/16

Essential Questions

  • What processes can I use to enable me to develop depth in understanding?

Monday, 1/18

No School!

Tuesday, 1/19

In Class:


Skills of Focus:
  • Archetypes


Homework:

  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5)

Wednesday, 1/20

In Class:

  • Finish Archetype Activity
  • Exit Ticket: How do the archetypes you looked at yesterday and today influence the work they’re in? What patterns develop?

Skills of Focus:
  • Archetypes

Homework:

  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5)
  • Fill out the Historical Fiction Novel Choice Form by 8:00am Monday or your teacher will choose for you!
Historical Fiction Novel Choice Form

Fill this form out by 8:00am Monday!

Thursday, 1/21

In Class:

  • Watch The Merchant of Venice Act I. Follow along using the Script.
  • Debrief - what did we see?
  • Paraphrase Bassanio’s Speech


Skills of Focus:

  • Archetypes


Homework:

  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5)
Bassanio the Manipulator

Make a copy of the speech here!

Friday, 1/22

Mrs. Neal Is Out

In Class:


Skills of Focus:

  • Rhetorical Analysis


Homework:

  • 45 minutes of Membean this week (135 minutes over 13 days between 1/19 and 2/5)

Look Ahead!