The best fiction always forced us to question what we took for grantedI told my
students to consider in what ways these works unsettled them, made them a little uneasy,
made them look around and consider the world, like Alice in Wonderland, through differ
Poetry Group Assignment AP Anderson/Mirsky
September 10, 2012
Objective: Work with the other students whose poems emerge from the same era/literary
movement to develop a presentation for the class. The goal of the presentation is to teach the
Senior AP: Beloved
Had I lived the life that the state planned for me from the beginning, I would have lived and
died in somebody elses kitchen, on somebody elses land, and never written a word. That
knowledge is bone-deep,
40- minute take home essay. Please type it (doublespaced) and submit to turnitin.com. A printed copy is
due in class on Monday.
1987. Some novels and plays seem to advocate changes in
social or political attitudes or in traditions. Choose such a
This activity will help you practice with understanding the importance of tone. Mrs. DeProspero
will play a poem for you a few times.
As you listen to the poem, Jenny Kissed Me by Leigh Hunt, observe tone and attitude changes
in Kay Ryans reading, and not
Crime and Punishment 4- column journal & group assignment 12-13
Following the format below, write a minimum of 2 entries per section of reading.
Please type this and bring it to class each day.
Choose an important
passage from the
reading. Type it wo
When You are Old
By William Butler Yeats
When you are old and grey and full of sleep,
And nodding by the fire, take down this book,
And slowly read, and dream of the soft look
Your eyes had once, and of their shadows deep;
How many loved your mom
A Primer of Existentialism
By Gordon E. Bigelow
For some years, I fought the word by irritably looking the other way whenever I
stumbled across it, hoping that like Dadaism and some of the other isms of the
French avant garde it would go away if I ignored
Mrs. Glucksman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Creative Writing I
Requirements and Expectations
Supplies You Will Need Each Day:
1. Your writer's notebook, a soft-covered loose-leaf notebook with loose-leaf paper that is
dedicated to Creative Writin
Glucksman Lesson Plans: Creative Writing I Room B245
Please see Web page: everything is there.
12/19 Choose a
topic that you care
17d no class
Creative Writing 1
ADVANCED PLACEMENT LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION 2012-2013
Refer to this page for homework, long-range assignments, and most Xeroxes. I plan to
keep this page up-to-date, which will be especially useful to you when you are absent. However,
as a colleague once
AP English 3
January 4, 2013
Friday Morning/Afternoon Quarterbacking
Directions: Fix these sentences! Make the diction and the syntax precise, succinct, and
eloquent. Edit the punctuation to create accurate, effective, and eloquent
The Art of Emulation
An Advanced Placement English 3 Instant Project
Goals: Students will be able to
1. become aware of writing strategies in order to become better readers.
2. understand the ways that writers show their themes.
3. analyze Hawthornes writ
Students and Columnists 20122013!
*Annotated bibs are due 10/30. Be sure to list the articles alphabetically, capitalize all
important words in the titles of articles, and not to insert a numeral before each entry.
*Want to change columnists? Okay, but di
Advanced Placement English 3 Midterm Project 2012-2013
Livingston High School
Distribution of Project + Lottery Numbers: 10/9/12
Choose three writersjust in case.
Lottery & Media Center: 10/15/12
Annotated Bibliography: 10/30/12 (20 points)