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    COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMS:
    All four year universities will need scores sent to them. Most school accept either exam.
    **Fee waivers are available from the counseling office for those who are on free/reduced lunch.**
    SAT I Reasoning test (www.collegeboard.org) (DO NOT GUESS; PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS)
    SAT II Subject test (If taking a math, take Math 2. University of California schools and selective schools require these)
    ACT test (www.act.org) (GUESS AWAY; ONLY CORRECT ANSWERS ARE COUNTED)
     
     
    BEFORE SPRING BREAK, $13 deposit per AP test DUE to Miss Nita in the ASB office.
    Remainder is due before test date first of May.
    Students on Free/Reduced lunch need to pay the deposit but can get fee waivers for the balance due.
     
    SUGGESTED SUPPLIES FOR CLASS:
    2 composition books or 3-ring spiral notebooks;
    3 highlighters
    1 USB thumb drive
    Post-Its
     
    IMPORTANT DUE DATES:
    February
    Monday 4: The Sun Also Rises tutorial day
    Tuesday/Wednesday 5-6: Hamlet group presentations
    Thursday 7: TW on AP EXAM Q1: "The Secret History"
    Friday 8: 17th C Poetry Presentations
     
    Tuesday 12: The Sun Also Rises Reading Quiz
    Wednesday 13: Socratic/Score TWs
    Thursday 14: 17th C Poetry Presentations
     
    Tuesday 19: Tess of the D'Urbervilles tutorial day (should have read at least to page 86)
    Wednesday 20: TW on AP EXAM Q2: "A Story"
    Thursday 21: Score TW/Senior presentations at student-led conferences
    Friday 22: 17th C Poetry Presentations
     
    Monday 25: Tess of the D'Urbervilles tutorial day (should have read at least to page 166)
    Tuesday-Friday: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead--read play in class/analyze
     
    Monday, March 4: Tess of the D'Urbervilles tutorial day (should have read at least to page 244)
     
    EXTRA CREDIT OPTIONS (25 points each; each one can be submitted once anytime in the school year)
    (All essays should be 500 words or longer for the essay in MLA format with correct citations and works cited)
    Disney movie literary criticism essay
    Existentialism literary criticism essay
    Satire essay (write your own or watch Wall-E and analyze the movie)
    2nd Poetry analysis C&C essay
    Metered Rap presentation to class with partner
     
    Helpful Works Cited site: owl.english.purdue.edu
     
     
     
     
    POETRY FRIDAYS
     
     
     
     
    MOBY DICK UNIT
     
     
     
     
     
     
    EXISTENTIALISM UNIT
     
     
    Read "The Myth of Sisyphus" by Albert Camus
     
    Read "Bartleby, the Scrivener" by Herman Melville
     
    Read The Stranger by Albert Camus
     
     
    Read The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
     
    Read A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines
     
     
    SATIRE UNIT
     
     
    Read "War Prayer" by Mark Twain
     
    Read "A Modest Proposal" by Jonathan Swift
     
    Read Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
     
    Read Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
     
     
     
     
     
    Read Hamlet by William Shakespeare
     
     
    Read Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead by Tom Stoppard
     
    Read The Sun Also Rises by Ernst Hemingway
     
    Read Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
     
    Read The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
     
    Read The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
     
    Read 1984 by George Orwell
     
    Read Othello by William Shakespeare
     
    Read 12 Angry Men by Reginald Rose
     
    Read Medea by Euripides
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
Last Modified on February 1, 2013