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My antonia discussion questions. Gmail - Free Storage and Email from Google. Invisible man project ideas. Invisible Man - Ralph Ellison - Mrs. Halling -English IV and AP English IV. Invisible man academic lessons publisher. A Streetcar Named Desire. A Streetcar Named Desire Reading Questions Write complete answers to the questions on a separate piece of paper.

A Streetcar Named Desire

Introduction: 1. What does the house look like and what does the Kowalski apartment look like? -13 2. Don't Read This! General Information: Grammar and Style: Online Literature: The Crucible:

Don't Read This!

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Get it on the web or iPad! Guest Join | Help | Sign In Mrs. Gmail - Free Storage and Email from Google. From the creators of SparkNotes. American author. Mrs-Murray-Class-Wiki - My Antonia! Reading Deadlines: Finish Book 1 by 1/25 Finish Book 2 by 1/31 Finish Book 3 by 2/13 Finish Book 4 by 2/17 Finish Book 5 by 2/21 Unit Documents: My Antonia Pre Reading Readings.docxHomestead Life Reading Comprehension.docxHOMESTEADER Life Readings.docxMyAntoniaBook1Questions2012.docxMy Antonia Book 2 Questions 2012.docxMy Antonia Book 4 Questions.docxMyAntoniaBook4Passage.docxMy Antonia Book 5 Questions.docxAntoniaSymbolicPassage.docxCentral Purpose My Antonia.docx Courage and Perseverance Creativity Survival The American dream Success The reverence for nature The reverence for art The idealization of a past way of life Women’s relations with men The deceptive nature of material wealth Individual freedom and worth Unit Links: Click on the links below to learn more about My Antonia!

Mrs-Murray-Class-Wiki - My Antonia!

Their Eyes Were Watching God Final Project: Process. The first thing you must do is create a group and choose a topic.

Their Eyes Were Watching God Final Project: Process

Please remember that choosing your own group and topic is a privledge; if arguments ensue, I reserve the right to assign both. Your group should be between 3 and 5 people. It is up to your group how you divide the work. Here are your choices of topics, along with ideas to get your started: 1. Involves describing characters and explaining how they relate to the novel. Ipl2 Literary Criticism. Links below don’t belong?

ipl2 Literary Criticism

CONTACT US! Return to: Literary Criticism Collection Home | ipl2 Home by Zora Neale Hurston Hurston's novel which traces an African-American woman's search for her identity through three marriages and back to her roots. Characters: Janie Crawford, TeaCake Critical sites about Their Eyes Were Watching God. Advanced Placement English. Gmail - Free Storage and Email from Google. Gmail - Free Storage and Email from Google. Writing. Overview of Essays There are 12 essays assigned for the year.


Two are an analysis of a critical essay. Three are actual AP prompts from previous tests. The remainder are AP-like prompts that connect to the literature we read. Each of these essays help students develop their skills in writing about literature. Writing Log Assignment To help students improve consistently in their writing over the year, each student will keep a writing log in a binder that will show progress and areas needing improvement. For the log, get a binder (1" is preferred, not larger) and begin collecting the documents for each of the 10 "regular" essays (you do not need to put your critical essay responses in this log.

The writing log is due near the end of each semester and is worth 50 points each time. The binder must have these documents in the beginning: Heart of Darkness Resource Guide. Lemon%20Bay%20AP%20Lit%20Resource%20Packet. Arkansas%20Literature%202013. RockingHorseWinner. Crandell, Ashley / AP English Literature Daily Classwork and Homework. Mon 1/4 In class: --Warm-up writing and discussion: Lao Tzu said, “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” • Do you agree?

Crandell, Ashley / AP English Literature Daily Classwork and Homework

Why? --Lit circle convos. Genius Hour / 20% Time. 13.02.01: Moving Beyond "Huh?": Ambiguity in Heart of Darkness. Edna St. Vincent Millay: Poems & Analysis. "The Picture of Dorian Gray" TKR Kite Project_NEH. The Kite Runner: Themes, Motifs, & Symbols. Themes The Search For Redemption Amir’s quest to redeem himself makes up the heart of the novel.

The Kite Runner: Themes, Motifs, & Symbols

Early on, Amir strives to redeem himself in Baba’s eyes, primarily because his mother died giving birth to him, and he feels responsible. To redeem himself to Baba, Amir thinks he must win the kite-tournament and bring Baba the losing kite, both of which are inciting incidents that set the rest of the novel in motion. The more substantial part of Amir’s search for redemption, however, stems from his guilt regarding Hassan. The Love and Tension Between Fathers and Sons Amir has a very complex relationship with Baba, and as much as Amir loves Baba, he rarely feels Baba fully loves him back. The Intersection of Political Events and Private Lives The major events of the novel, while framed in the context of Amir’s life, follow Afghanistan’s transitions as well.

The Persistence of the Past All the characters in the novel feel the influence of the past, but none so much as Amir and Sohrab. Motifs Rape. AP English Literature helpful handouts. Some of you are AP veterans and some of you are newbies to AP classes.

AP English Literature helpful handouts

If I find a handout that may be of use to you, I'll post it here. Remember that these handouts apply to AP Literature only. AP English Lit essay graphic (PDF 75 KB) Acronyms (DOC 46 KB) AP English Literature helpful handouts.