Monthly Archives: September 2015

Literary Terms (page 5)

Below you will find the file for the completed literary terms notes including:

metaphor, simile, imagery, personification, and imagery

lit terms 05 2015 (completed)

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“Masque of the Red Death” Graphic Organizer

Homework for All Classes:

Due Thursday:
1. Story Map for “The Masque of the Red Death”
2. Graphic Organizer for “The Masque of the Red Death” – List 2 examples of imagery, 1 symbol, and 1 example of figurative language (simile, metaphor, or personification) and explain its significance in the story.

Masque GO

short story map

Due Sunday:
Membean

“Masque of the Red Death” Annotations

By tomorrow, you should have completed Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Masque of the Red Death.”  You also have some annotations to complete for class tomorrow as well.  I have attached the annotation symbol sheet for your review.

Periods 1, 2, & 6:  Annotate “The Rooms” section.

Periods 5 & 7:  Choose two pages to annotate.

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Story-telling homework due Friday

For tomorrow:

Periods 1, 2, & 6:  Choose a positive mood from your list. Re-write Chunk #1 of “The Tell-Tale Heart” in the style of your chosen mood.

Periods 5 & 7:  Create an original, fictional protagonist. Write at least 6 sentences of a short story from his or her 1st person point of view.

Don’t forget about your Membean assignment (2 20-minute sessions by Sunday night)!

Weekly Membean Work

Each week you are responsible for completing two 20-minute sessions on Membean.com. Both sessions must be completed by Sunday night, as each week begins the next Monday.

“TTH” point of view and mood work

For tomorrow:

Periods 1, 2, & 6:  Create an original protagonist. Write at least 6 sentences of a short story from his or her 1st person point of view.

Periods 5 & 7:  Choose a positive mood. Re-write the first 2-3 paragraphs of “The Tell-Tale Heart” in a style that evokes your chosen mood.