Reading Selections Quarter 1


Students will read one of these novels for outside reading and participate in a Socratic discussion. Sign-up sheets and seminar dates will be forthcoming. BE READY TO DICUSS THE OUTSIDE READING BOOK ON MONDAY, 10/3, DURING CLASS.

Dracula---Stoker
The Scarlet Letter-- Hawthorne
Emma--Austen
Tess of the D'urbervilles--Hardy
Jane Eyre---Bronte

Extra Credit Opportunities:

Poetry Contest Opportunity: http://www.tapestryofbronze.com/OdeForm.html

Reading Logs

Reading Logs: All logs are to be turned in on Turnitin. Password is "dorado".

Class numbers: Period 3 ---4182986

Period 7 ---4183010


BE SURE TO SAVE YOUR CONFIRMATION NUMBER; OTHERWISE, THERE WILL BE NO RECORD OF YOUR SUBMISSION AND YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE FULL CREDIT.

NOTE: For all submissions, please use MLA format for title page, citations, quotations, etc. See the Hacker Link and use the Humanities format for all class papers. MLA Format

READING LOG 1-- 8/25--Revise pre-assessment essay. Due to Turnitin by 10:00 p.m. on Thursday 8/25.



READING LOG 2-- Due 9/2 at 10:00 p.m. --- Analyze one of the symbols in "The Ledge" and explain how the symbol contributes meaning to the work as a whole.


Reading Log 3---Due 9/18 At 10:00 p.m.
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Allegory of the Cave Materials Allegory


Vocabulary Lists:

Vocabulary List 1: Thanatopsis Review
Thantopsis Vocab Quiz: 8/26
Vocabulary List 2:
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Allegory Review
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Allegory Vocab Quiz: 9/9
Vocabulary List 3:
Frankenstein Vocab Quiz: 9/23

Vocabulary List 4:

Writing Materials:=

Writing the AP Essay

Booknotes Form




Unit One Materials


Poetry Pre-Assessment

Poetry Analysis Graphic Organizers: Note---Either of these works well; however, the SOAPSTone does not have a section for poetic devices, so please add a section for those at the bottom of the page.



TPCASTT (I've replaced the first version with a Word doc.)

1-5 6-8



Allegory of the Cave Materials Allegory

Socratic Seminar Rules/Grading Information



Frankenstein Materials

Due Dates--9/12 Pp. 1-69 (small book) or pp. 8-72 (blue book)
9/19---Finish book

Frankenstein Vocab 1


Romantic Age Power Point

Narration in Frankenstein