Week of November 2

posted Nov 3, 2015, 8:25 AM by Shelly Krill   [ updated Sep 10, 2016, 10:20 AM by Lisa Griffin ]
Happy November!

This week we are working on finishing up our study of The Outsiders  and start looking at heroes. Trying to understand what makes a real life hero and a literary hero and why are they different.

Monday: Workday - The Outsiders project has been assigned in Google.classroom. Projects and Reflection are due on Monday, November 9. Students must submit their reflection through google.classroom to receive credit. DUE: Outline for US History essay (The Outline is a Language Arts grade, the Essay is a History grade) 
Tuesday: A historical hero. How did Paul Revere become "heroic"? Due: worksheet and writing (in class)
Wednesday: What is a real life hero? (notes & discussion)
Thursday: What is a literary hero? What is the Hero's journey? (notes & discussion) HW: Find an example of the Heroic Journey in a current piece of film or fiction. 
Friday: Other examples of the Heroic Journey.