Mrs. Crawford

AP Language and Composition

Marking Period 3: TEXT AND IMAGE, IDENTITY, AND POP CULTURE

Reading: Ella Minnow Pea, The Circle, choice of subculture nonfiction, and an assortment of articles

Essential Questions: What is the relationship between text and image? At what point does conformity compromise individuality?

 

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Mon (1/5)

Tues.(1/6)

Weds. (1/7)

Thurs. (1/8)

Fri. (1/9)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

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Upcoming Assignments:

 

1.Argument Essay 1/7

 

2. Group Photo Arguments (50 pts) due 1/12

 

3  Stranger in the Photo Essay( 100 pts)  6-trait rubric due 1/20

Sample 1, Sample 2, Sample 3

 

4. Group Pleasantville Allusion Projects-1/27 (40 pts) due

5.  Subculture Research Paper TOPIC due 1/30

 

6.  Subculture Research Part 1  due 2/11

7. Subculture Research Paper due 3/6  RUBRIC  SAMPLE PAPER

Word Smart

Please complete quick quizzes #25-28; practice these words with quizzlet and add your individual words to your VOCAB google doc

 

**Please schedule an appointment to review your exam if you scored a 60% or below on the multiple choice or a 5 or below on any one of the three essays.

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Work on Photo Argument:

1. Read and annotate the following argument by Susan Sontag: Sontag Argument (Argument Prompt)

2. Sontag Chart

 

 

 

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 AP In-Class Argument Essay

 

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Score your AP essay with this rubric. Compare to samples 9,8,7.

You will have a choice of grade: essay grade and/or project grade. IF YOU SUBMIT ESSAY, I will grade and enter it.

 

Photo Project (you may make a movie or use Ignite--timed power point/15 seconds a slide/20 slides)\

Rubric for Photo Project (Ignite or Film)

 

Sample Project

100 Photos that Changed the World

 

Start work on Stranger Essays

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Photo Project

 

Rubric for Photo Project (Ignite or Film)

Sample Project

100 Photos that Changed the World

Work on practicing Ignite photo argument presentation or finishing movie

 

 

 

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Mon. (1/12)

Tues. (1/13)

Weds. (1/14)

Thurs. (1/15)

Fri. (1/16)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

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Photo Project

 

Rubric for Photo Project (Ignite or Film)

Sample Project

100 Photos that Changed the World

Word Smart

Please complete quick quizzes #29-32; practice these words with quizzlet and add your individual words to your VOCAB google doc

 

Work on Stranger Essays  6-trait rubric
 Sample 1, Sample 2, Sample 3 (Final draft due 1/21)

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Photo Project

 

Rubric for Photo Project (Ignite or Film)

Bring photo and rough draft for Stranger Essay/ Bring Ella Minnow Pea

 

 

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Photo Project Presentations (50 pts)

Ella pp. 1-15 (see guided reading questions) ONLINE TEXT

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Writing Workshop--bring photo; Stranger in the Photo Essay( 100 pts) due 1/21

 

Stranger Sample Essays:

Murray; Sample 1, Sample 2, Sample 3  6-trait rubric

 

Work on Stranger Essays

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Writing Workshop--bring photo; Stranger in the Photo Essay( 100 pts) due 1/21

 

Stranger Sample Essays:

Murray; Sample 1, Sample 2, Sample 3  6-trait rubric

Work on Stranger Essays

 

Word Smart Quiz on units 25-32

 

 

 

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Tues. (1/20)

Weds. (1/21)

Thurs. (1/22)

Fri. (1/23)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Stranger in the Photo Essay Due (100 pts) S

Papers due to turnitin.com by midnight

 

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Quiz on Ella

 Quick quizzes 33 and 34 

 

Ella pp. 16-30

ONLINE TEXT (see guided reading questions)

 

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Introduce Pleasantville Group Assignment

You will be split into five groups and be asked to identify and analyze the following elements of the film:

1) biblical allusions

2) art allusions

3) literary allusions

4) historical allusions

5) music allusions

Ignite Presentations (50 points):

5 slides per student/20 seconds per slide

-Use an Ignite powerpoint (tips)

Rubric (holistic)

Checkpoints:

-identification of your allusion-- author/title/time of publication/background/cultural significance  10pts

-analysis of each allusion's role in the film chronologically and symbolically 10 pts

-connect your allusion to the claim of the film--be precise  10 pts

These discussion questions may help you 

 

Pleasantville Sample Project

 

Ella pp. 31-49

ONLINE TEXT (see guided reading questions)

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Pleasantville (please use online link to view if you will miss class or need to revisit scenes for IGNITE presentation)


Ella pp. 31-49

ONLINE TEXT (see guided reading questions)

 

 

 

 

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Mon. (1/26)

Tues. (1/27)

Weds. (1/28)

Thurs. (1/29)

Fri. (1/30)

AP Lang

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2015-16 course selections with counselor

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

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Pleasantville (please use online link to view if you will miss class or need to revisit scenes for IGNITE presentation)

Word Smart

Please complete quick quizzes #35-36; practice these words with quizzlet and add your individual words to your VOCAB google doc

 

Work on ignite presentations

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Work Day

Pleasantville (please use online link to view if you will miss class or need to revisit scenes for IGNITE presentation)

 

Ignite Presentations (50 points):

5 slides per student/20 seconds per slide

-Use an Ignite powerpoint (tips)

Rubric (holistic)

Checkpoints:

-identification of your allusion-- author/title/time of publication/background/cultural significance  10pts

-analysis of each allusion's role in the film chronologically and symbolically 10 pts

-connect your allusion to the claim of the film--be precise  10 pts

These discussion questions may help you 

Ella pp. 50-70 (DIGITAL TEXT: until Toes, September 19)

ONLINE TEXT

 (see guided reading questions)

Practice ignite presentations

 

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Work Day

Pleasantville Ignite Presentations:

5 slides per student/20 seconds per slide

-Use an Ignite powerpoint (tips; the fastest way to create an Ignite powerpoint)

Rubric

How to Time Slides in a Traditional PP: select slide show, select rehearse timings

How to Time Slides in a Google Slide Doc:

  1. Click the Share button, and select Publish / embed to publish and embed the presentation.
  2. In the Presentation player section, select the amount of time you'd like your slides to remain on screen before advancing. To view your options, click the Automatically advance presentation to the next slide drop-down menu.
  3. Select whether or not you want to start the slideshow as soon as the player loads.
  4. Select if you'd like to restart the slideshow after the last slide.

 

Requirements for cited sources in SC Research Paper:

1. statistic 2. book (approved by me) 3.  two or more articles published in the last two years in a major media source  4. picture 5. personal interview 6. documentary 7. twitter/blog/social media

Ella pp. 71-90

ONLINE TEXT

Bring SC topic to next class

FYI:

Subculture Research Paper

RUBRIC  SAMPLE PAPER Sample #2; Sample #3

 

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Ella Quiz on pp. 1-70 (DIGITAL TEXT: until Toes, September 19)

 

SUBCULTURE TOPIC  due: Enter in THIS GOOGLE DOC

Come with choice of SC book (at least 100 pages)

 

Word Smart

Please complete quick quizzes #37-40; practice these words with quizzlet and add your individual words to your VOCAB google doc

 

Stranger Rewrites due (none will be accepted after 2/2; follow the REWRITE instructions in order for your rewrite to be graded

 

 Ella pp. 91-100

ONLINE TEXT

 (see guided reading questions)

 

 

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Mon. (2/2)

Tues. (2/3)

Weds. (2/4)

Thurs. (2/5)

Fri. (2/6)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

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IGNITE PRESENTATIONS

50 pts

Rubric

Stranger Rewrites due (none will be accepted after this date; follow the REWRITE instructions

 

 

 

 

Ella pp. 101-130

ONLINE TEXT

 (see guided reading questions)

 

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AP Reading Comp

 

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Harkness on Ella questions 1-100 (30pts)

 

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Harkness on Ella questions 1-100 (30pts)

Work on SC Research/Reading Day

 
due next class

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Research Part 1

Work on SC Research/Reading Day

Ella pp. 131-end of novel

ONLINE TEXT

 (see guided reading questions)

 

 

 

 

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Mon. (2/9)

Tues. (2/10)

Weds. (2/11)

Thurs. (2/12)

Fri. (2/13)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Word Smart Quiz on  #33-40

 

SC Research Part 1
due  (80 pts) submit to turnitin.com by midnight

 

Papers due to turnitin.com by midnight

Word Smart

Please complete quick quizzes #41-44; practice these words with quizzlet and add your individual words to your VOCAB google doc

 

SC Research Part 1

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AP Reading Comp

 

 Prepare for harkness--please look at these two documents and come in with textual examples to support them.

1. Harkness TOPICS

2. AP Argument Question we will be answering: How is language a key to an individual's identity (James Baldwin, 1995 AP Argument Essay Question)

Students missing or opting out of the harkness will need to write and submit this essay to turnitin.com by 2/12

 

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Harkness on Ella questions 100-end (30pts)

 

ONLINE TEXT

 (see guided reading questions)

 

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 Harkness on Ella questions 100-end (30pts)

ONLINE TEXT

 (see guided reading questions)

 

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SC Research Paper: Work on outline, work cited page, and first 2 pages of SC research paper (due Thursday, 2/19).

Alternative Assignment (Foundational History Document) Students: helpful document: Writing a Rhetorical Thesis PP

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION

Tues. (2/17)

Weds. (2/18)

Thurs. (2/19)

Fri. (2/20)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

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Survey on Media Center BB/instruction

 

1. Choose one of the 3 sample SC research papers SAMPLE 1 (Bloods), SAMPLE 2 (Miss America Pagent), SAMPLE 3 (Dallas Bull Bar)

2. Use this outline generator OR if this generator is not working for you, refer to MLA format: outline and paper to outline the sample paper (10 pts. submit to turnitin.com at end of class)

 

Word Smart

Please complete quick quizzes #41-43; practice these words with quizzlet and add your individual words to your VOCAB google doc

 

 RUBRIC  SAMPLE PAPER

Review Past Essays and Sample Student Responses

Review HOW to WRITE ANALYSIS HANDOUT

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In class analysis essay(students scoring an 8 or higher on the last in-class essay may exempt this one)

Required in Work Cited: 1. statistic 2. book (approved by me) 3.  two or more articles published in the last two years in a major media source  4. picture 5. personal interview 6. documentary 7. twitter/blog/social media

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Subculture Outline, 2 full pages of paper, and Work Cited with at least 6 sources (MLA format)  90 pts. submit to turnitin.com by midnight Thursday 2/19

 

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Workshop day--subculture in class

 

 Papers Final Draft Due 3/6 S (200 pts)

 

 

 

SECTION

Mon. (3/2)

Tues. (3/3)

Weds. (3/4)

Thurs. (3/5)

Fri. (3/6)

AP Lang

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Word Smart Quizzes 45-48

 Writing Workshop

 RUBRIC  SAMPLE PAPER

Subculture Research Paper

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Writing Workshop- 5 full pages due by class Tuesday

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Word Smart Quiz on units 41-48

 

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Writing Workshop

 

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 Subculture Papers Due 3/6 S (200 pts)