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Friday, January 4, 2019

Friday, January 4 - Vocab info

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Semester 2 brings a few changes to our Vocabulary procedure.  There is a revised schedule for the words we will look at each week. 

You have been assigned two vocabulary words for which you will create slides.  Here is the information about that.     Your slides are due on Friday, January 11.  They should be a part of this presentation when you are finished.  Find the slide for your word, or find your name in the notes section of the slide.

We looked at different points of view and defined "stream of consciousness."  For Monday, you are to read "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" by Ambrose Bierce.  Be ready for a quiz.

Today's slides

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thursday, Jan. 3 - Unit 3 Intro

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Welcome to semester 2 of American Lit and Comp.  We can trust that God has wonderful blessings in store for all of us in the year to come!

Today we looked at the introduction to Unit 3, which focuses on Realism.  We defined Realism and Naturalism.  For tomorrow, you are asked to look for elements of Realism and Naturalism as you read "An Episode of War" by Stephen Crane.  Be prepared for a quiz tomorrow.

Today's slides

Notes-taking outline

Monday, May 20

Today's slides include a Jeopardy game you may use for review.  There is also information about MLA format and commas that will be he...