Calendar – The Great Gatsby
March 22-23 Introduction to Modern Period - Bio of F. Scott Fitzgerald
Reading Assignment – Chapter 1 and complete biography
March 24-28 Reading Assignment Ch II- III
Events of Jazz Age – introduction to the 1920’s
March 29-30 Reading Assignment Ch IV-V – Characterization – stock characters, Narrator and character, Characters in Conflict
March 30-31 Reading Assignment Ch VI- VII - Settings - West Egg, East Egg, Valley of Ashes, New York
April 1-4 Reading Assignment Ch VIII- IX
There will be a graded assignment each day that requires that you have done the reading to prepare for class (pop quiz – writing assignment – vocabulary will be included)
***Turnitin directions below
For students to access:
Log on only with SBISD user name and password. Click on Class and assignment’s name is seen. When student’s assignment is complete, he/she must save it with a .pdf extension or as a Microsoft Word document. From Turnitin, use Single File Upload and see teacher name. Enter the document’s title, find document to attach and Upload.
Turnitin has excellent video tutorials. Access them via the Help tab at top of screen.
Please turn in a paper copy with students name(s )on it (if you worked with a partner) .