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Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Match them up. Vocab WordSynonym / Definition 1. lamentA.known for evil 2. loathsomeB. mourn 3. infamousC. to get rid of.

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1 Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Match them up. Vocab WordSynonym / Definition 1. lamentA.known for evil 2. loathsomeB. mourn 3. infamousC. to get rid of 4. purgeD. despicable

2 English III “It’s a Mournful Monday!” November 18, 2013 Mr. Houghteling

3 Agenda Vocabulary Bellringer “The Death of Beowulf.” Beowulf “Big Ideas” Chart.

4 Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Match them up. Vocab WordSynonym / Definition 1. lamentA.known for evil 2. loathsomeB. mourn 3. infamousC. to get rid of 4. purgeD. despicable

5 Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Correct! Vocab WordSynonym / Definition 1. lamentB. mourn 2. loathsomeD. despicable 3. infamousA. known for evil 4. purgeC. to get rid of

6 The Week MONDAY Finish the reading. Active Reading Chart is DUE. Deliver Big Ideas Chart. TUESDAY Vocabulary Chart is DUE. Work on Big Ideas Chart and/or Study Guide Questions. WEDNESDAY Jeopardy! Study for Friday’s assessment. THURSDAY Big Ideas Chart is DUE. Study for Friday’s assessment. FRIDAY Final Assessment on Beowulf!

7 “The Death of Beowulf” Note the conflict between the pagan elements of the poem and the Christian elements of the poem. Complete the “Tracking Plot” handout.

8 “Big Ideas” Chart Influence of Christian Monk QuotationConflict with Pagan Poem (Page/Line Reference) “For this, this gold, these jewels, I thank our Father in heaven…while breath still comes to my lips.” The fact that Beowulf would want jewels and treasure is a pagan idea, something not sanctioned by Christianity

9 “Big Ideas” Chart Foreshadowing QuotationResult(Page/Line Reference) “[Hrothgar] wept, fearing the beginning might not be the end.” Grendel’s attacks continue for 12 years. ( )

10 HOMEWORK The Vocabulary Chart is due tomorrow. Please learn and study your vocab words. The final assessment on Beowulf is Friday, November 22, 2013!


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