Wednesday 5/27: All SS- No LA
Thursday 5/28: Read these biographies of Gabriel Garcia Marquez to help set you up for the next two short stories you’ll be reading. Article 1: https://www.thoughtco.com/biography-of-gabriel-garcia-marquez-4179046 Article 2: https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/literature/1982/marquez/biographical/
Friday 5/29: All SS- No LA
Monday 6/1: All SS-No LA
Tuesday 6/2: Read “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings” (some of you may have read it last year, but it is always good to reread) with full text linked here: https://www.ndsu.edu/pubweb/~cinichol/CreativeWriting/323/MarquezManwithWings.htm
Wednesday 6/3: All SS- No LA
Thursday 6/4: Read “The Handsomest Drowned Man” short story by Marquez: https://www.ndsu.edu/pubweb/~cinichol/CreativeWriting/423/MarquezHandsomestDrownedMan.htm
Then, complete the Venn diagram activity comparing and contrasting the two Marquez (Colombia) short stories (full directions on PowerPoint under 10th grade docs) and submit it to Turnitin.com. (If you choose to do it by hand vs. on a word doc, that’s totally fine. Just take a pic and submit it as a pdf to Turnitin.com) by 11:59pm tpmorrow (Friday) night 6/5 for process points.
Friday 6/5: Read biography of Borges from the Poetry foundation. You can find a link to a biography of Borges here: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/jorge-luis-borges
Monday 6/8: No LA- All SS.
Tuesday 6/9: Read Borges' short story, “The House of Asterion” linked here: https://klasrum.weebly.com/uploads/9/0/9/1/9091667/the_house_of_asterion.pdf
Wednesday 6/10: All SS-No LA
Thursday 6/11: Introduce culminating assessment. See assignment under 10th grade docs and submit to Turnitin.com by Tuesday 6/16. Time yourself for 60 minutes and respond to your prompt using your texts. Do not exceed the 60 minute time and stretch it out over the next few days if needed, or do it all at once if you choose.
Friday 6/12: Work on culminating Assessment
Monday 6/15: All SS-NO LA
Tuesday 6/16: Final culminating assessment for Latin America poetry and sort stories due to Turnitin.com by 11:59pm tonight.
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO FINAL EXAM FOR LA 10, BUT THE EXPECTATION IS THAT YOU WILL COMPLETE YOUR LATIN AMERICA POETRY & SHORT STORIES CULMINATING ASSESSMENT AS PART OF THE ESSENTIAL LEARNING FOR THE YEAR, ALONG WITH THE INTEGRATED PAPER, NIGHT, & A SMALL PLACE.