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Wednesday, January 6th, 2009 Wednesday, January 6th, 2009
Today's Objectives Students will gain an understanding of the expectations and goals for the next 6 weeks. Students will reflect on the appearance of women authors in literature and begin to discuss the themes and tones prevalent throughout many works. Wednesday, January 6th
Today's Agenda Welcome Back! Updated Syllabus: Please have parents sign and return to me as soon as possible Introduction to Women Writers unit Quick Write Poetry Wednesday, January 6th, 2009
Intro to Unit Unit goals, expectations, essential questions Unit Calendar Graphic Organizer Wednesday, January 6th, 2009
Quick Write In your educational experience, do you think male authors are read more than female authors? If so, why do you think that is? If not, how do the works of female authors you have read compare to the works of male authors (subject matter, genres, etc.)? Wednesday, January 6th, 2009
Some Poetry Barbie Doll by Marge Piercy Phenomenally by Maya Angelou A Double Standard by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper Wednesday, January 6th, 2009
Poetry Reflection Questions: Describe the tone of these pieces? What is the subject matter of these poems? Why do you think these poems have the tone they do? ...
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This note was uploaded on 05/16/2011 for the course WRT 114 taught by Professor Cullen during the Fall '09 term at Grand Valley State University.
- Fall '09