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Bennett-January Assignments 2013

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DATE 

OBJECTIVES 

IN CLASS ACTIVITIES 

TO BE DONE BEFORE THE START OF CLASS 

1/3 

What is the difference between men and beasts?

What is it that makes men "civilized" vs. barbaric?

The Odyssey is an exploration of these issues... 

 

Free Write

Book 10 The Odyssey read aloud

SSR

Vocabulary in notebook

 

SHELFARI: comment on TWO book reviews by fellow classmates. (If we don't get to this in class, this is homework!)

1. One positive suggestion (agree/disagree)

2. One suggestion to improve review OR make a recommendation

Odyssey Vocabulary

read SSR book 20 mins

1/7 

Why do heroes often visit the Land of Death?  Why do our heroes need to face death?

What would YOU ask of the dead? 

 

SSR

Book 11 Odyssey -to line 150

 

 

Introduction: The Wamogossey-A Modern Interpretation of Homer's Odyssey  due 1/17

In Wamogossey Teams: 12 ghosts you would want to meet in Land of Death

PERIOD ONE

https://docs.google.com/folder/d/0B_GRbpn4LnwlTWFqUDNLRmxpZ1k/edit

PERIOD TWO
https://docs.google.com/folder/d/0B_GRbpn4LnwlVGRCYzFBcmJrMDQ/edit

 

read SSR book 20 mins 

Shelfari Comments

Vocabulary in notebook-Set One Odyssey

1/9  How do we create a hero? What patterns from other stories do we follow? 

SSR

Book 12 Odyssey

The Wamogossey-A Modern Interpretation of Homer's Odyssey  

Timeline for the Odyssey

read SSR book 20 mins

Work on Wamogossey 

1/11  What does your hero have in common with other heroes? 

SSR

Book 12 Helios Cattle

The Wamogossey-A Modern Interpretation of Homer's Odyssey  

read SSR book 20 mins

Work on Wamogossey 

1/15 

How do we use figurative language to improve a story?

 

PRACTICE QUIA: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4013545.html 

(you do not need to sign in-names are required)

SSRThe Wamogossey-A Modern Interpretation of Homer's Odyssey  

Epithets in the Odyssey

Homeric Similes in the Odyssey

read SSR book 20 mins

Work on Wamogossey 

1/17   

Wamogossey due!!! 

read SSR book 20 mins 
1/22 

jeopardylabs.com/play/the-odyssey156 

Shelfari

Bacius and Philemon

http://ed.ted.com/on/QJ6MBgdt

 

 

 

  read SSR book 20 mins 

1/28EXAMS! 

    read SSR book 20 mins 
1/31

Start at 1:35:25

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-7_8y-McLo&feature=related

 

  read SSR book 20 mins 
      read SSR book 20 mins 

 

 

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