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1 Beowulf 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
3 Agenda Vocabulary Bellringer “The Death of Beowulf.” Beowulf “Big Ideas” Chart.
4 Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Match them up. Vocab WordSynonym / Definition1. lamentknown for evil2. loathsomeB. mourn3. infamousC. to get rid of4. purgeD. despicable
5 Beowulf Vocabulary Bellringer Correct! Vocab WordSynonym / Definition1. lamentB. mourn2. loathsomeD. despicable3. infamousA. known for evil4. purgeC. to get rid of
6 The 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.( )
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!