English IV DC (English 1302) Spring 2020
January 6-10, 2020
Tuesday: Notes on Medieval period—Bayeux Tapestry
Wednesday: Notes on Medieval Romance—Begin Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Thursday: SGGK quiz. Begin Le Morte D’Arthur
Friday: Finish Le Morte D’Arthur—write DJ 1 due Tuesday.
January 13-17, 2020
Monday: SGGK quiz. Read Le Morte D’Arthur and discuss Medieval romance characteristics of both romances.
Tuesday: Notes on literary analysis essay—begin annotated bibliography (2 sources) due Friday.
Wednesday: Find one source together and model using Kami and writing bibliography.
Thursday: Work on annotated bibliography.
Friday: Le Morte D’Arthur quiz. Read “Pardoner’s Tale” as romance. DJ 2 due Tuesday over tale.
January 20-24, 2020
Monday: MLK holiday
Tuesday: Use Notice and Focus to analyze LOF passage. Choose your own passage to analyze for use in paper.
Wednesday: Le Morte D’Arthur quiz. DJ 2 quiz. Write thesis statement together. Finish Notice/Focus on personal passage.
Thursday: Write introductory paragraph together.
Friday: Read “Pardoner’s Tale” as romance. DJ 3 due Tuesday over tale.
January 27-31, 2020
Monday: Write an outline and rough draft.
Tuesday: “Pardoner’s Tale” quiz. DJ due. Notes on integrating quotations. Write draft—600 word rough draft due Thursday for peer review.
Wednesday: Revise to use active rather than passive verbs. Write rough draft.
Thursday: Rough draft due for peer review.
Friday: Root test 24. Revise essays for sentence beginnings. Clocking Monday. Essay due Monday.
February 3-7, 2020
Monday: Clocking. Final draft due tonight at 11:59 PM in Canvas.
Tuesday: Visual analysis lesson—use “God Made a Farmer” and The Method.
Wednesday: Practice visual analysis using the Method. Select a visual and use the Method to analyze by Monday.
Thursday: Read “Prologue” to Canterbury Tales and discuss characterization. Begin character chart.
Friday: Root test 25. Read “The Wife of Bath’s Tale” and write DJ. Quiz/DJ Tuesay.
February 10-14, 2020
Monday: Discuss individual visual analyses and thesis statements.
Tuesday: DJ due/”Wife of Bath’s Tale” quiz. Write introduction and outline together.
Wednesday: Write rough draft.
Thursday: Write rough draft.
Friday: Write rough draft. Early release.
February 18-21, 2020
Monday: President’s Day
Tuesday: Rough draft.
Wednesday: Write rough draft.
Thursday: Write rough draft 600+ words—peer review.
Friday: Read “General Prologue” through the Friar. Complete character chart.
February 24-28, 2020
Monday: Peer review of visual analysis.
Tuesday: Character notes on Knight-Friar due. Quiz. Revise essay to avoid passive voice.
Wednesday: Revise draft to have concise sentences and correct syntax.
Thursday: Clocking. Essay due Friday.
Friday: Read “General Prologue” through the Friar.-Skipper Complete character chart. Root test 26. Visual analysis due.
March 2-6, 2020
Monday: Discuss comparative analysis assignment and annotated bibliography. Begin looking for sources/topic.
Tuesday: Quiz. Friar-Skipper from “Prologue.” Annotated bibliography.
Wednesday: Annotated bibliography.
Thursday: Annotated bibliography due Tuesday after spring break.
Friday: Read “General Prologue” through the Skipper-end. Complete character chart.