We’re Almost Done! Semester Final Stretch

We have two full weeks before the end of the semester! This week, we will wrap up our semester’s work and start preparing for final exams on the week of the 24th. The grades this week and next are your last few going in before the final exam, so be sure to finish strong!

Please be sure you are on time and present each day! Please see below for a brief schedule of our week together: 

Monday, May 101. Warm-up: M.U.G. Monday
2. What do we already know about the Harlem Renaissance?
3. Historical context of “Sweat”
4. Assignment: Academic English and African-American Vernacular English (AE and AAVE)
This assignment can be found in “Lesson Assignments” or on my blog below.
5. Reading: “Sweat,” by Zora Neale Hurston
– Please scroll past the calendar for a link to the reading.
Tuesday, May 111. Warm-up: Lit. Term Tuesday (denotation and connotation; review Biblical allusions)
2. Reading: “Sweat,” by Zora Neale Hurston
– Please scroll past the calendar for a link to the reading.
Wednesday, May 12Reminder: Asynchronous Learning Day (No Live Classes)
– Please use today to get caught up on any missing assignments!
Thursday, May 131. Warm-up: Test Prep Thursday
2. Reading: “Sweat,” by Zora Neale Hurston
– Please scroll past the calendar for a link to the reading.
Friday, May 141. Warm-up: Free Write Friday
2. Determining and tracing the development of theme
3. Assignment: “Sweat” text-dependent questions and constructed response via CommonLit
Please visit CommonLit.org to complete this assignment.

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