8th Grade Literature: Weeks of Sept. 17 and 24


from:Byers, Emily

to:Literature & Comp., 8th

Time Sept. 16, 2012

Monday, 17 September 2012

• Discuss Huckleberry Finn Ch. 26-27
• Chapter Analysis Assignment: remaining chapters (28-43) will be assigned to students (2 chapters per student). Students must summarize and title each of the 2 chapters they are assigned. They must also note any sources of tension/conflict in each chapter, and write 3 discussion questions for each chapter.

HW: Finish analysis of first assigned chapter for Wednesday.

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

• Discuss Huckleberry Finn Ch. 28-35 (students present their analyses)
• Begin work on Huckleberry Finn Study Guide (handout)

HW: TEST on Huckleberry Finn next week – Friday, 28 September. Finish analysis of second assigned chapter for Monday.

Friday, 21 September 2012 – “B” DAY (NO CLASS)

Monday, 24 September 2012

• Discuss Huckleberry Finn Ch. 36-43 (students present their analyses)
• In-class time to work on Study Guide (time permitting)

HW: Continue studying for TEST on Huckleberry Finn this Friday.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

• Finish Huckleberry Finn Study Guide, check for accuracy
• Review for test as a class

HW: Study for TEST on Huckleberry Finn this Friday.

Friday, 28 September 2012

TEST on Huckleberry Finn

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