Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The End... Almost

Today, after a bit of writing in the warm-up, we nearly finished the movie.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

More Movie Notes

Today we continued taking notes on the film version of Of Mice and Men. We'll finish it tomorrow.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Movie Time!

We began by wrapping up our look at "To a Mouse," and then started a short compare/contrast unit, focusing on Sinise's film version of Of Mice and Men.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Back to Of Mice and Men

Today we returned to Of Mice and Men with a look at Robert Burns' poem, "To a Mouse," which sheds some light on the novel's title.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Tuesday & Wednesday

On these days, students began presenting the poems they have been working on for the past two weeks. We did the first round and started the second. We'll wrap up the project tomorrow.

Friday, December 1, 2017

Tone, Pacing, & Work Time

Today we reviewed the idea of adding tone and pacing to our recitations, and then students had some time to work on their own poem scripts.