English 3P Weekly Updates: 5.11-5.15

Unit Goal: Complete a timed write essay that evaluates the meaning and value of the American Dream in contemporary society. 

Essential Question: Is the American Dream even possible?

Monday: American Dream: Lines of Communication Discussion

HomeworkThe Great Gatsby Essay Due Monday, May 18 Follow the ESSAY FINAL DRAFT CHECKLIST before submitting to turnitin.com

Tuesday: Philosophical Chairs

Wendesday: Summarize and Respond to John Steinbeck’s essay, “Is the American Dream Even Possible?”

Thursday: Begin reading, Rethinking the American Dream by David Kamp for Vanity Fair.

Friday: Summarize and Respond to David Kamp