Happy Monday you guys.
I hope and trust you had an excellent week last week with the sub.
Let’s begin with an ELA L to J!
TO DO LIST:
1) NEWSCASTS! (Get them finished TODAY!) All of you need to hand in the link or the video.
2) Westray Diary: Chose a song and defend why it is your choice
-(as it relates to the them of the story)
3) Blog Post; How Social Media Has Changed The World?
4) FINAL Photographer and Genre Study
5) FREE Image
6) Christmas Image
7) Photo Restoration Project
8) Biography and Eulogy
9) Hunger Games Project
10) Of Mice and Men Project
11) Macbeth Test
12) Selfie and Self Portrait
1) Hero Project
2) Snow Pictures
When all these are done you can begin on your INDIVIDUAL FINAL MEDIA Project.
You can either complete a video or complete a comprehensive plan of that said video.
We will discuss together.
MEDIA FINAL RUBRIC is available HERE.
Basically the rest of the week we will be finishing things up and studying for English.
We will cover Essay Writing tomorrow and you will write your essays on WEDNESDAY.
Final assignments we need to cover yet:
Ive Got Gloria/Stains
Media Videos (individual)
Section 1: In Class Writing Screen (30 Marks)
Section 2: Multiple Choice: Mice Men, Macbeth and other literature (50)
Section 3: Comprehension: Poetry and Essay
Section 4: Macbeth Chart
Section 5: Short Answer
Section 6: Symbolism
Terminology to know:
Comic relief Irony
Simile Metaphor Hyperbole
An interjection in a poem Sonnet Poem
Haiku Poem Free Verse Poem
Things to remember:
Identifying the following in poems/short stories…
Tidbits to Consider:
Themes in Of Mice of Men
Symbolism in the various readings
READINGS to CONSIDER:
Of Mice and Men
Thanks For Not Killing My Son (read with the sub)
So What Are You Anyways (read with a sub)
Hunger Games (independent novel, read together too)
I’m not a Racist But (read with a sub)
Stains (READ on your own)
Naming the New One (reading THIS week)
Westray Diary (reading THIS week)
L to J Support:
What is the difference between a satire and a parody?
PARODY is PURE ENTERTAINMENT.
SATIRE is often used to teach and it means to evoke thought through ridicule.
What is the difference between colloquial language and slang language?