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11/30 Emerson - from Nature

Click the link and actively read the Introduction and Beauty chapters only. Complete a passage grab to serve as the basis for class discussion. Emerson - "Nature" Essay

11/19 Reading Lolita in Tehran - Articles - Pawn of the Neocons?
NY Times, Nafisi - "Surveillance States"
NY Times, Kakutani - "Book Study as Insubordination..."

11/12 - Passage Grab

Passage Grab Directions/Chart

10/09 - The House on Mango Street

Active Reading Packet - Due Date for the entire text is 10/19
Active Reading/Character Charts
Graded Discussion

9/04 - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Active Reading Packet - Be sure to check due dates for Parts 1 and 2 of the text
Character Chart
Journal Prompts
Passage Analysis