With everyone's essay handed in. We are now looking forward to presentations and exam review.
The ISU typed rough draft is due on Thursday. Over the holidays you should consider spending a bit of time thinking and preparing for the seminars that begin on January 10th. The final draft of the essay is due on Tuesday January 7th. Check the ISU tab under "more" on our website for information about the seminar and rubrics etc...All the best to you...
We have a few work period days to get a better understanding of the Author's life and times. You have to do a significant amount of research to figure out what had the greatest influence on your author or to decide if your author was a "trail blazer" who had a great influence on their times.. Research notes are due Wednesday December 11th 2013.
Please remember if you are sick or miss a day that it is your responsibility to come in at lunch to make up time.
Macbeth is plagued by the murder with scorpions in his mind while Lady Macbeth wishes they had done something else altogether. Unchecked ambition can be a problem apparently...
One week today your ISU author study short stories are to be annotated and submitted for evaluation.
We've moved on to Act 2 of Macbeth. Banquo is no longer and Fleance has flown. Keep reading and get going on your Author Study.