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Chapters 9 & 10 English 84 Spring 2012
If you wrote a summary in class last Wednesday, make sure I give you credit today.
Please take out your syllabus. Let’s go over what’s coming up.
Remember… Tests and quizzes can not be made up unless you have a VALID reason AND I approve it. Being tired is not a good reason. Get a note to document to make your case. and communicate with me if something happens.
Textbook Work Due Wednesday Textbook Work: Review Test 2 of Chapter 3 on page Template on Website Just plug in the information. 5
Summary Due Wednesday Staple top to bottom: 1. Revised summary 2. Peer editing sheet 3. rough draft If you are absent, you still need to submit the final draft. it to me by 5:15. You can still submit the final draft with 20% penalty for each day late.
Let’s do a quick review of the quiz. This is from your lab.
Let’s Do a Quick Review of the Events of the Novel
With someone sitting next to you, discuss the significance of these words. Gertrudis Truth
Let’s go over the questions. Chapter 9 1. What does it mean that the Tita-Rosaura relationship had been like water in boiling oil? 2. How does Rosaura’s attitude towards Tita change in this chapter? (give examples) 3. What does the ghost of Mama Elena tell Tita about her baby? 4. Gertrudis returns; have things turned out well for her? Explain.
Chapter What is Gertrudis’ reaction to Tita’s fear that she is pregnant? 2. What effect does confronting Mama Elena’s ghost have on Tita (both mentally and physically)? 3. How does Pedro take the news of Tita’s pregnancy 4. How has Tita’s and Rosaura’s relationship changed (again!) in this chapter?
Group Questions I am going to give each group a question for them to answer. Discuss the question, and the person who lives closest to El Camino College shares the group’s ideas with the class. The rest of the class takes notes.
Let’s go to lab. 1. Townsend Press Chapter 3 Supporting Details Exercise 1 and Degrees of Reading Power passage. In two weeks, you are going to take a reading assessment. It will look a lot like passage I gave you, but there will be more. You will get these several times throughout the semester. 3. Optional: Practice your vocab words. Go to Engrade, Calendar, March 6. Answers to DRP passage on our course website. Go to “Lab Activities” and today’s date-March 19. Please correct your own work. When you are finished, turn your lab assignment sheet and corrected DRP passage.