You need to check out this link. On this page you’ll find students from grades 9 to 12 in Canadian schools reciting poetry. Note the tone, the pacing, the emotion in their recitations! This is what I’m looking for!
Remember to read chs. 1 & 2 of Tales of a Shaman’s Apprentice for Thursday!
For Thursday: “The Store of the Worlds”
For Friday: “The First Canticle”
For Tuesday: “The Big Flash”
We’ll be finishing Macbeth tomorrow. You are responsible for reading and comprehending the following passages on your own time:
4.3 (up to 160)
Be assured that you will be tested on passages from the above scenes…
For homework, memorise the first three lines of your poems and get ready to present them. Also, your play assignments are due at the beginning of class on Monday.
For homework, finish reading The Chrysalids. Nice work in class today!
For homework, read 2.1 and 2.2 of Macbeth. Enjoy!
For homework, finish reading ch. 14 and 15 of The Chrysalids.
A great link to a first folio edition of Macbeth can be found here!
For Monday, finish reading (and annotating) up to the end of ch. 13. There will be a closed-book, in-class assignment based on the homework reading on Monday.