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Welcome to Honors I English!

Week #7

Monday- Review Plot worksheet from last week.  Begin reading “The Most Dangerous Game” in textbooks.  Focus on the definition of a short story and its elements.  Keep in mind the setting and how it can influence the psyche of a character.

Tuesday- Finish reading, “The Most Dangerous Game” short story and respond to green and purple questions on the bottom of each page as you read.

Wednesday- Wrap-up “The Most Dangerous Game” short story and begin to respond to the literary questions at the end of the story.  Due tomorrow.

Thursday- Discuss the answers from “The Most Dangerous Game” literary questions they completed yesterday.  Show video clip of The Simpsons: The Most Dangerous Game.  Girls are to work on the Director’s Point of View Assignment.

Friday- Examine different methods that the author uses to instill fear in readers.  Compare/Contrast “Nobody Ever Stops Here” from Psycho to “The Most Dangerous Game” by showing a video clip.  HW: Directors Point of View Assignment.  See handout for further information.  Due on Monday.

Any questions? Feel free to email me: mrsroach@motherseton.org.  I will do my best to respond in a timely manner.