Classic Works
 

Materials for the Year

Syllabus for 2018–2019

In addition to giving an overview of assignments, the syllabus contains important information regarding vacation days and the tentative date for Speech Night. Once classes begin, be sure to look at weekly assignments posted here.

Book Report Format Sheet

You will be reading at least one book listed in the appendix of your book on page 452.

Online Reading Materials

  1. Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations

  2. Franz Kafka’s “The Hunger Artist”

  3. George Orwell, Animal Farm, Politics and the English Language and Shooting an Elephant

  4. Article on George Orwell (2016)

  5. Alfred Tennyson’s Gareth and Lynette

  6. Stephen Leacock, “How to Live to be 200”

  7. R. F. Starzl, “If the Sun Died”

  8. King Arthur Tales

Online Study Materials

  1. Grade Sheet for the critical paper

  2. Study Guide for H.G. Wells’ Time Machine

  3. Study Guide Questions for A Midsummer Night’s Dream

  4. Act 1     Act 2     Act 3     Act 4     Act 5

  5. Assignment 2 Essay; Book

Online Tests

  1. Test on Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations

Grade Sheets

  1. Students must bring their grade sheets bring to every class. The sheet will provide parents a means of gauging their child’s progress throughout the year.

Lesson 1 Reading and Study Guide Material

  1. Reading Material for first assignment

  2. Study Guide Material for first assignment



Assignments for Classic Works of Imagination, Symbol and Allegory Class

The date listed is the day on which the assignment is given in class; the assignment is not due until the following week. Click on the hyperlink (specific date) for the assignment. Light gray indicates days when classes do not meet and no assignment will be given.

September

7     14     21     28

October

5     12     19     26

November

2     9     16     23    30

December

7     14    21     28

January

4    11     18     25

February

1      8     15     22

March

1     8     15     22     29

April

5      12     19     26

May

3      10     17     24     31