The Catcher in the Rye Socratic Seminar!
If you missed class today, please see me for directions on how to make up these points!
Remember, Wednesday of this week you will be taking your final vocabulary and literary terms quizzes. Please begin to prepare now!
Final review vocabulary quiz! Please finish The Catcher in the Rye for Monday. No reading log is required!
The Catcher in the Rye Discussion
HW: Chapters 20-23 should be read by tomorrow. NO LOG IS DUE TOMORROW!
Vocabulary quiz (last 25 words on the list) tomorrow!
Catcher in the Rye Discussion
- Present visual summaries
-Discuss various symbols -- specifically, ducks and the museum
Essays due tonight at 11:59pm!
Essay Workday! You can be working on your LOTF essay or reading The Catcher in the Rye. Final essays are due tomorrow night at 11:59pm!
This Week's Schedule
Monday: Discuss chs. 8-10 (HW: chs. 11-13)
Tuesday: Discuss chs. 11-13 (HW: chs. 14-16)
Wednesday: Discuss chs. 14-16 (HW: chs. 17-19 and Essay due at 11:59pm)
Thursday: Discuss 17-19 (HW: chs. 20-22)
Friday: Discuss 20-22 & Last Vocab Quiz (HW: 23-25)
Vocabulary words on this Friday's quiz are as follows:
Nuance Precocious Renegade Uncanny
Officious Prowess Sanction Unctuous
Ostensible Pugnacious Scourge Verbose
Ostracize Purloin Strident Vindicate
Parsimonious Quell Taciturn
Penitent Rabble Temerity
Pernicious Rancor Terse
The complete list of second semester vocabulary words to be studied for next week's final can be found here!
Definitions for ALL the words can be found here!
A complete list of the literary terms that will be quizzed next week can be found here!
Start studying ASAP!!
Today, we spent the first half of class today working on our LOTF essays and then I checked progress on rough drafts.
We then briefly discussed chapters 4-7 in Catcher in the Rye.
Homework for Monday is to read chapters 8-10 in Catcher and complete a reading log! Also, continue to make progress on your Lord of the Flies essay! Final drafts are due on Wednesday at midnight!
Discuss chapters 1-4 of CIR
HW: Make progress on your essay! I will be checking in progress tomorrow!
Read Chs. 5-7 of CIR
LOTF Symbol Projects Due! Share in small groups and upload paragraphs to turnitin.com
Check out The Catcher in the Rye from the library. If you need online access to the novel, use the link below:
HW: Read chapters 1-4 in CIR and complete a reading log for tomorrow! The assignment sheet for the reading logs can be found below!