Great Books Seminar
 

Materials for the Year

Syllabus

  1. This syllabus is intended to give an overview of the school year. The class assignments will follow the syllabus, but there will be changes from time to time. Specific assignments, however, will be posted week to week on the assignment page. If the assignment page and the syllabus disagree, please follow the assignment page. The assignments are numbered according to weeks. There will be no classes on November 29, December 20, December 27, and April 10, and no assignments will be given for those dates. The tentative Speech Night date is Friday at 6:30 p.m. on May 22.

Essay Grade Sheets

  1. Narrative Essay Grade Sheet
    Analysis Essay Grade Sheet

  2. Book Report Format Sheet and Grade Sheet

Lesson 1 Reading and Study Guide Material

  1. Assignments 1 and 2 Reading

  2. Assignments 1 and 2 Study Guide Questions

  3. Assignment 9 Bronte’s Villette

  4. Assignment 20 Thomas Hardy’s Far from the Madding Crowd

Essays to Read

  1. Essay    1     2    3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10

Poetry to Read

  1. Poem     1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10     11     12     13     14     15     16

  2. 17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     30


Assignments for Great Books Seminar

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

6     13     20     27

October

4     11     18     25

November

1     8     15     22     (29)

December

6     13     (20)     (27)

January

3     10     17     24     31

February

7     14     21     28

March

6     13     20     27

April

3     (10)     17     24

May

1      8     15     22     29