If you were absent Wednesday and Thursday, here is what we did with the story:
HONORS ONLY!!! Martian Chronicles Part 4 – Reading for over the break– Read part 4 of the novel which is from “April 2005: Usher II” through “November 2005: The Off Season” You will be analyzing three stories: a) “April 2005: Usher II” b) “November 2005: “The Off Season” c) One story of your choice
Due : Monday 2/26/18
Read pgs 73-103 of M. Chronicles and do analysis on:
- “The Musicians”
- “Way in the Middle of the Air”
- Your choice
Open the attached graphic organizer/ link. View the video clip and fill in the graghic organizer, or if you don’t have a printer, neatly copy the information on your own loose leaf. You MUST write in blue or balck ink!
If you missed class today, here is the quiz prep that students worked on. It will not be graded, but is skill enrichment/preparation for Tuesday’s quiz. Open and look through the items to practice using context clues and identifying key parts of the plot to review the story. You DON”T need to print it.
Read Chunk 1 of “Leiningen vs. the Ants ( pgs 550-555) and complete chunk 1 sections on the front and back of the t-chart for traits and conflicts. If you missed class, here is a copy of the document:
Read pgs 32-73 (“Third Expedition” thru “The Settlers”) There are only three stories in this section, so you must do an analysis of each one using the same format as last time. Make sure you use MC themes for III and Fahrenheit themes for IV. Due by 2/13
Vocabulary 1 Due Wednesday