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1Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Match them up. Vocab WordSynonym / Definition1. lamentknown for evil2. loathsomeB. mourn3. infamousC. to get rid of4. purgeD. despicable
2“It’s a Mournful Monday!” November 18, 2013 Mr. Houghteling English III“It’s a Mournful Monday!”November 18, 2013Mr. Houghteling
3Agenda Vocabulary Bellringer “The Death of Beowulf.” Beowulf “Big Ideas” Chart.
4Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Match them up. Vocab WordSynonym / Definition1. lamentknown for evil2. loathsomeB. mourn3. infamousC. to get rid of4. purgeD. despicable
5Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Correct! Vocab WordSynonym / Definition1. lamentB. mourn2. loathsomeD. despicable3. infamousA. known for evil4. purgeC. to get rid of
6The Week MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY Finish the reading. Active Reading Chart is DUE. Deliver Big Ideas Chart.TUESDAYVocabulary Chart is DUE.Work on Big Ideas Chart and/or Study Guide Questions.WEDNESDAYJeopardy!Study for Friday’s assessment.THURSDAYBig Ideas Chart is DUE.FRIDAYFinal 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” ChartInfluence of Christian MonkQuotationConflict 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” ChartForeshadowingQuotationResult(Page/Line Reference)“[Hrothgar] wept, fearing the beginning might not be the end.”Grendel’s attacks continue for 12 years.( )
10HOMEWORK The Vocabulary Chart is due tomorrow. Please learn and study your vocab words.The final assessment on Beowulf is Friday, November 22, 2013!