AP Literature and Composition: Schedule and Assignments

Thursday, February 15

Reading check! J

Literature: discuss Act 5, scene 1

 

H.W. In Hamlet, please read Act 5, scene 2 and answer questions on the study guide. Be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Friday, February 16

Reading check! J

Literature: discuss Act 5, scene 2

Writing: examine question three prompts for Hamlet

 

H.W. Continue to examine the question three prompts for Hamlet and strategize how you will respond.

 

Monday, February 19: Presidents’ Day: No School

 

Tuesday, February 20

Writing: in class writing in response to a question three prompt for Hamlet

 

H.W. No homework.

 

Wednesday, February 21

MC Practice: “To the Same Flower” #1-13

Literature: In the textbooks, please read the introduction to Chapter 6, “Symbol, Allegory, and Fantasy” pp. 291-301. Be prepared for a reading check.

 

H.W. In your textbooks, please read the introduction to Chapter 6, “Symbol, Allegory, and Fantasy” pp. 291-301. Please be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Thursday, February 22

Reading check!

MC Practice: review yesterday’s poem and continue practice “Clytie cooked…” #14-24

Literature: background for Nathaniel Hawthorne and begin reading “Young Goodman Brown”

 

H.W. In your textbooks, please read “Young Goodman Brown” pp. 316-328 and answer questions #2, 3 and 4 on p. 328. Be prepared for a reading check.

 

Friday, February 23

Reading check! J

MC Practice: review yesterday’s passage and continue practice “The Fair Singer” #25-32

Literature: discuss “Young Goodman Brown”

Literature: background for The Scarlet Letter and “The Custom House”

 

H.W. In The Scarlet Letter, Chapters 1-3, and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check.

 

Monday, February 26

Reading check! J

MC Practice: review “The Fair Singer” and continue practice “Mrs. Jennings…” #33-45

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 1-3

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 4-5, pp. 53-66 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check!

 

Tuesday, February 27

Reading check! J

MC Practice: review passage and continue practice “A January Dandelion” #46-55

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 4-5

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 6-7, pp.67-81 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Wednesday, February 28

Reading check! J

MC Practice: review poem (calculate score)

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 6-7

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 8-9, pp. 82-98 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Thursday, March 1

Reading check! J

Review Poetry Prompts and Strategies: examine poem

Literature:  discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 8-9

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 10-11, pp. 99-112 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Friday, March 2

Reading check! J

Poetry: examine poetry prompt

Literature: discuss The Scarlet Letter chapters 10-11

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 12-14, pp. 113-133 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J 

 

Monday, March 5

Reading check! J

Poetry: examine poetry prompt

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 12-14

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 15-16, pp. 134-145 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J This reading is due Wednesday, March 7. Please be prepared to respond to a poetry prompt in class tomorrow.

 

Tuesday, March 6

Writing: poetry prompt

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, read chapters 15-16, pp. 134-145, and complete study guide questions. Please be prepared for a reading check.

 

Wednesday, March 7

Reading check! J

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 15-16

 

H.W. In Scarlet Letter, chapters 17-19, pp. 146-164 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Thursday, March 8

Reading check!

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 17-19

 

H.W. Please read The Scarlet Letter, chapters 20-21, pp. 165-181 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check! J

 

Friday, March 9

Reading check! J

Literature: discuss Scarlet Letter, chapters 20-21

 

H.W. Read The Scarlet Letter, chapters 22-24, pp. 182-203 and complete study guide questions. Be prepared for a reading check!

 

Monday, March 12

Reading check! J

Literature: discuss The Scarlet Letter, chapters 22-24

Writing: examine possible question three prompts

 

H.W. No homework due tomorrow. Be prepared to write a question three style essay in class tomorrow.

 

Tuesday, March 13

Writing: in class essay writing in response to question three prompt

 

H.W. TBD.