Lord of the Flies
Reading, Quiz, & Test Dates
Feb. 3 – Chapters 1-3
Feb. 11 – Chapters 4-7
Feb. 24 – Chapters 8-12
Feb. 29 – TEST
Monday: "Slam, Dunk, and Hook" Analyze and paraphrase in class. Complete for homework. Paraphrase poem, identify poetic devices (use your literary devices handout with definitions).
Homework: Read "There Is No Word For Goodbye", paraphrase, and identify poetic devices.
Tuesday: Identify poetic devices in both poems and discuss the meaning. Check your paraphrase of both poems.
Homework: Read your novel in preparation for quiz.
Wednesday: Quiz over novel. Discuss Lord of the Flies in class. Pick up handout over theme and symbols of the novel.
Homework: Study poetry terms and notes to prepare for test Thursday. Below is a link to a sample reading with questions that will model the format of the test. Answers are at the end of the document to check yourself.
Thursday: Poetry Test. When completed, read your novel and annotate.
Homework: Review Unit 7 vocabulary for quiz Friday.
Friday: Take vocabulary quiz Unit 7. Work on poetry project in class.
Homework: Work on a rough draft of your poem, type, and bring to class Monday. Continue reading, annotating, and answering your study-guide.