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Please Note:  Because our 7th period AP Literature classes meet on different days of the week than those offered during periods 1 and 3, assignments listed below will be identified by class number: The first session is class #1. 
Students are responsible for knowing which class number corresponds to which date.
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1 Welcome Back! 
AP Literature and Composition Syllabus  Please read, sign, and return.
2 Practice Exam:  Timed Writing / Multiple Choice
HW: Complete Anglo-Saxon Research Questions
3 The Hero's Journey: "Every Trip is a Quest"
Joseph Campbell's "Monomyth"
Ppoint
Hero's Journey PDF
 
4 Read excerpts from Beowulf and Grendel
HW:
Discuss the fight scenes as depicted in Seamus Heaney's translation of Beowulf (pp. 40-44) and John Gardener's Grendel .  Use this Frame to answer: How does point of view affect tone and meaning? 

Heaney - Audio
Grendel page 1
Grendel page 2
5 HW: Read "Araby" and complete a Reading Analysis
Begin Studying Literature Terms
Literature Terms
6 HW: Read "Eveline." Complete a Reading Analysis and write a response to the prompt:  How does each story (“Araby” and “Eveline”) contribute to Joyce’s theme of “paralysis due to the effects of outside forces and individual moral decay”? (1/2 page to 1 page)  
7 HW: Read "The Dead." Take Character Notes and answer Study Qs
HW:
Begin
reading Ch. 1 of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Annotate and complete a Reading Analysis
Portrait Full Text
8 HW: Continue reading Ch. 1  of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Portrait Unit Overview
9 Due: Ch. 1 Presentations Ch. 1 Student Presentation
10 Due: Ch. 1 Annotations and Reading Analysis
HW:
Annotate or complete a Reading Analysis for Ch. 2 of Portrait of the Artist...
Hugh Kenner's Intro to Portrait - Ppoint   
11 Due: Ch. 2 Presentations Ch. 2 Student Presentation
12 Due: Ch. 2 Annotations or Reading Analysis
HW:
Annotate or complete a Reading Analysis for Ch. 3 of Portrait of the Artist...
   
13 Due: Ch. 3 Presentations Ch. 3 Student Presentation
14 Due: Ch. 3 Annotations or Reading Analysis
HW:
Annotate or complete a Reading Analysis for Ch. 4 of Portrait of the Artist...
 
15 Due: Ch. 4 Presentations Ch. 4 Student Presentation
16 Due: Ch. 4 Annotations or Reading Analysis
HW: Annotate or complete a Reading Analysis for Ch.5 of Portrait of the Artist...
17 Due: Ch. 5 Presentations  
18 Due: Ch. 5 Annotations or Reading Analysis
In-Class Essay - Portrait of the Artist
HW:
Read, annotate, and score the Sample Essays
 
19 Due: Portrait of the Artist... Homework Folio and Writer's Notebook
Essay Scoring
Tragedy: Elements, Structure, and Conflict Ppoint
HW:  Creative Writing: Language of Hamlet
 
20 HW: Hamlet 1.1-1.4:  Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis
and Read and annotate Johnston's Intro to Hamlet
Hamlet 1.1-1.2
Hamlet 1.3-1.4
21 HW: Hamlet 1.5-2.2:  Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis Hamlet 1.5-2.1
Hamlet 2.2
22 HW: Hamlet 3.1-3.2 Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis
and Write a rhetorical précis for  "The Central Question of the Play"
Hamlet 3.1
Hamlet 3.2
23 HW: Hamlet 3.3-3.4:  Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis Hamlet 3.3-3.4
24 HW: Hamlet 4.1-4.4 Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis
and Read and annotate Hazlitt's Hamlet Essay
Hamlet 4.1-4.4
25 HW: Hamlet 4.5-4.7:  Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis Hamlet 4.5-4.6
Hamlet 4.7
26 HW: Hamlet 5.1-5.2:  Answer Qs, Annotate, or Complete a Reading Analysis Hamlet 5.1
Hamlet 5.2
27 HW: Hamlet Review  
28 In-Class Essay - Hamlet 
HW: Score sample essays "Outward Conformity..."
 
29 Essay Scoring
Intro to Macbeth
HW:
Read Macbeth
I.i - I.vi (Answer Qs or complete a Reading Analysis)
Journals due after Fall Break: 24 Entries
Macbeth I.i - I.vi or Reading Analysis
  Fall Break  
30 Due:  Journals (24 Entries) and Macbeth I.i-I.vi
HW:
Macbeth -
I.vii - II.iii
HW: Create a Good Wives' Guide from the POV of Lady Macbeth
Macbeth - I.vii - II.iii or Reading Analysis
31 HW: Macbeth - II.iv - III.iv Macbeth - II.iv - III.iv or Reading Analysis
32 HW: Macbeth - III.v - IV.ii Macbeth - III.v - IV.ii or Reading Analysis
33 HW: Macbeth - IV.iii - V.viii Macbeth - IV.iii - V.ii
Macbeth - V.iii - V.viii or Reading Analysis
34 Review Macbeth  
35 In-Class Essay - Macbeth
HW:
Annotate "The Eagle,"  "Winter," "Spring,"
AND one additional poem of your choice from Section 1, AND write a complex sentence for each poem, regarding a possible "universal theme."
 ***
Begin studying Allusions and Poetry Terms 1
AP Literature Poetry Packet

Poetry Final Study Guide
36
Macbeth Essay Scoring
HW:
Complete a FIT Analysis for each poem: "A Study of Reading Habits,"  "Mirror," and "Is my team ploughing" from Section 2.
Greek Pantheon Chart
#37
Per 1,3
HW: Apply TPCASTT analysis to: "When my love swears that she is made of truth,"  "The world is too much with us," and "A Hymn to God the Father" from Section 3.  
  Happy non-denominational, multi-cultural, politically
appropriate seasonal observance!
 
#37
Per 7
HW: Apply TPCASTT analysis to: "When my love swears that she is made of truth,"  "The world is too much with us," and "A Hymn to God the Father" from Section 3.  
38 HW: Apply DIDLS analysis to "A Narrow Fellow in the Grass," "The Widow's Lament in Springtime," and "After Apple-Picking" from Section 4.  And... Begin Semester Portfolio Project Poetry Terms #1 Quizlet

Semester Portfolio Project
39 HW:  For each poem in Section 5, annotate, then write a one to two sentence thesis statement connecting the author's use of figurative language to a theme of the poem. "The Hound," "Metaphors," "To His Coy Mistress," and "Dream Deferred" Figurative Language Choose from: Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Apostrophe, Metonymy
40 HW: Complete a Cluster Diagram for each:  "The Road Not Taken," "You, Andrew Marvell" and "To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time" from Section 6.
Begin Studying: Poetry Terms 2
 
41 Test: Poetry Terms 1
HW:
Write an Explication for
"Much madness is divinest sense," "The Chimney Sweeper,"  and "Southern Cop"  from Section 7.
 
42 Poetry Essay #1:  Evening Hawk
Pre-Write:  1. Paraphrase each stanza  2.  Determine theme and tone 
3.  Identify key words that contribute to theme and tone
Essay: 
* Intro - Identify author, title, theme, and tone.
* 1-2 Sentences:  Explain Dramatic Situation
* Evaluate/Discuss each stanza, noting specific diction that supports your interpretation of theme and tone.
HW:
Type a final draft of the in-class poetry essay, double-spaced.  ***Attach prompt and hand-written version***
 
43 HW: For each  poem, write a paragraph discussing the allusions and their significance:  "Out, Out - ," "On His Blindness,"  "Hero and Leander," and "Leda and the Swan" from Section 8 Hint for #1:  
"Out, Out - " is an allusion to Macbeth's brief soliloquy (V.v) beginning, "She should have died hereafter..."
44 Due:  Poetry HW Folio #1 (Sections 1-7)
HW: Apply analysis method of choice*  to "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," "Design," and "We outgrow love" from Section 9.
*Choose from: Annotation, FIT,
TPCASTT, DIDLS, Cluster Diagram, Figurative Language Analysis, or Explication
45 Test: Allusions (Biblical and Mythological) Single Period Day
Allusions Quizlet
46 HW: Apply analysis method of choice to "Apparently with no surprise," "The Coming of Wisdom with Time," "The Apparition," and "The Flea" from Section 10.
Continue Studying: Poetry Terms 2
End of First Semester

Poetry Final Study Guide
47    
48 HW: Write a one-paragraph response for each poem: "We Real Cool," "As imperceptibly as grief," and "Nothing Gold Can Stay" from Section 11.
In your responses, please discuss the following:
"How does the poet's use of musical elements* contribute to the poem's meaning?" 
(And: Write an original Sonnet)


Had had had had had had had had...
*Musical Elements
Include
:
rhyme, rhythm, meter, alliteration, assonance, consonance, and form.
49 HW: Apply Scansion to "Intro. to Songs of Innocence," and "It takes all sorts," and "Had I the Choice" from Section 12. The Snappy Guide to Scanning a Poem
Fitty HW: Apply analysis method of choice to "The Span of Life," "Sound and Sense,"  "I heard a fly buzz when I died," and "The Bench of Boors" from Section 13.
Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo...
 
51 Due: Semester Portfolio Project
HW:
Apply analysis method of choice to  "Death, be not proud,"  "Acquainted with the Night," and "A Christmas Tree" from Section 14.
 
52 Quiz: Poetry Terms 2
HW:
Annotate "The Canonization" and complete the Prufrock Questions worksheet for "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" from Section 15
 
53
2/16/17
HW: Study the poems and poets on the Poetry Final Exam list. Study Guide for Poetry Final (PDF)
Study Guide for Poetry Final (Word Doc)
Quizlet for Poetry Final
54 HW: Study the poems and poets on the Poetry Final Exam list.  
55
2/24/17
Poetry Final Exam and In-Class Essay - Poetry Essay #2
Due: Poetry HW Folio #2 (Sections 8-15)
HW: Read "The Origin of a Myth" and answer the Discussion Questions.
 
56 Frankenstein Full Text
HW:
Frankenstein Letters - Ch. 2.  Answer questions or complete a Reading Analysis.
Letters
Ch. 1-2
57
3/2/17
"Rime of the Ancient Mariner"
Ancient Mariner and Dore - Ppoint
HW: Frankenstein Ch. 3 -
7.  Answer questions or complete a Reading Analysis.
3-5
6-7
58 HW: Frankenstein Ch. 8 - 12.  Answer questions or complete a Reading Analysis. 8-9
10-12

59 HW: Frankenstein Ch. 13-18.  Answer questions or complete a Reading Analysis. 13-15
16-18
 
60
3/10/17
Monster Theory - Ppoint  
61 Young Frankenstein
HW:
Frankenstein Ch. 19 - 22.  Answer questions or complete a Reading Analysis.
19-20
21-22
62
3/16/17
HW: Frankenstein Ch. 23-24.  Answer questions or complete a Reading Analysis. 23-24
63 Frankenstein Quiz  
64 In-Class Essay - Frankenstein
HOD
Intro Ppoint
HW: Pre-Read "Heart of Darkness" (Quiz 3/28) and complete Pre-Read Questions
 
65
3/24/17
Frankenstein Essay Scoring
Read and annotate  "Africa and Africans in Heart of Darkness"
"Heart of Darkness" - Full Text
66
3/28/17
HOD Quiz - Overview
"White Man's Burden"
HW: Complete  #1-17 HOD Ch. 1 Questions
Tiny H.O.D.
67 Human Nature and Moral Development Ppoint
HW:
 Complete  #18-30 HOD Ch. 1 Questions  
Hero's Journey PDF
68 Transformation in HOD Ppoint
HW:
Complete HOD Ch. 2 Questions
Released AP Exam w/Answers 1999
69  HW: Complete HOD Ch. 3 Questions  
70
4/7/17
In-Class Essay - HOD Terms to Study for the AP Exam
April
8-16
*** Spring Break *** Spring Break *** Spring Break *** End 3rd Quarter
71 HW: Complete HOD Essay. 
Submit electronic version to turnitin.com and typed, double-spaced version in class.  Please attach original, hand-written draft.
Turnitin codes: P.1 15106673; P.3 15106677; P.7 15106683
Password: truthiness
Past 20 Open-Prompts - Align with Texts AP Long Form
1984 Full Text
72
4/20/17
HOD Essays Due (paper copy, rough draft, and turnitin)
HW:
1984   1.1 - 1.5
Annotate or complete a Reading Response (one per chapter) and define Vocabulary Words
 
73 HW: 1984   1.6 - 1.7
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter
24 Hour Honesty Log
Released AP Exam w/Answers 1987
74 HW: 1984   1.8 - 2.1
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter
AP Practice Questions
75
4/28/17
HW: 1984   2.2 - 2.3
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter

 
76 No Homework  
5/3/17 *** AP Literature and Composition Exam ***  
77
5/4/17
HW: 1984   2.4 - 2.6
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter
Begin 1984 Final Project (Due on class #83)
 
78 HW: 1984   2.7 - 2.8
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter
 
79 HW: 1984   2.9
Complete 2.9 Questions
 
80
5/12/17
Begin Individual Novel Project (Due on class #87)
HW:
1984   2.
10 - 3.3
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter
 
81 HW: 1984   3.4 - 3.6
Annotate or complete a Reading Response for each chapter
 
82
5/18/17
   
83 Due: 1984 Final Projects  
84    
85
5/26/17
The Language of Advertising  
86    
87 Due: Individual Novel Project  
88      
89    
90    
91 Senior Checkout Day - Single Periods