This week, Seminar Scholars will explore local issues of POWER by presenting photo essays, formulating research questions using QUESTION FORMULATION TECHNIQUE and writing an annotated bibliography that launches research report.
H.W. Portraits of Power Photo Essay: Take a series of 5 pictures that will compose a collection of what you believe are images of power in your surrounding community. Give the collection a title and write an artists statement that reveals your PERSPECTIVE on POWER and how the images you collected communicated these. See GOOGLE CLASS FOR TEMPLATE.
Wednesday (Late Start): 1.) Photo Essay Share Out 2.) QFT Session 2
Thursday: 1.) Introduction to IRR and Group Presentations 2.) Annotated Bibliography #1: Choose three sources from class that best help you begin to answer your focus questions and complete RAVEN ANALYSIS.
Friday: 1.) Introduction to IRR and Group presentations 2.) Introduction to EBSCOHost Database 3.) Annotated Bibliography Draft 2 Due on Monday
English 3P Honors:
This week we will explore the influence of Ralph Waldo Emerson’s ideas on Henry David Thoreau by reading from “Walden.”
H.W. Read Ch. 17-20 of The Scarlet Letter and Evaluate the evolution of Hester Prynne and compare her to the male characters’ development (Dimmesdale and Chillingsworth) What Romantic ideals and beliefs does the comparison reveal?
Wednesday (Late Start): Finish “Walden”
Thursday: “Walden” Says Means Matters
Friday: Progress Check 3.2
Mexican American Literature:
This week we will compare the corridos of Joaquin Murrieta and Gregorio Cortez and hear from author Frank Mundo.
Monday: 1.) SSR: Into the Beautiful North 2.) Finish The Head of Joaquin Murrieta by John Valadez
Wednesday: Comparative Summary Gregorio Cortez and Joaquin Murrieta
Thursday: El Corrido de Gregorio Cortez Film
Friday: Guest Speaker Frank Mundo