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World Literature 102A Ms. Fitz Week of September 19-23, 2011
MONDAY 1. Go over weekly schedule 2. Take Alchemist Quiz –to page 113 3. Discuss quote, “Each man kills the thing he loves.”—Oscar Wilde—(time permitting) 4. Continue reading The Alchemist –test on Monday, September 27 5. Vocabulary Unit 3—LEVEL E on Friday, September 24
WEEKLY SYLLABUS Monday- Reading Quiz to page 113 Tuesday—Discussion and Vocabulary Unit 3 Wednesday—Group Project Thursday—Group Project—Review Friday—Test Review, Vocabulary Quiz 3
. 1. What is the Elixir of Life? 2. What is the Philosopher’s Stone? 3. Who is the Englishman in search of on his journey? 4. What did the boy learn from the Englishman? 1-2 paragraphs 5. Who did the boy see (92, 92) and what language (as a result of seeing this person) did he immediately understand? 6. What is the person’s name that he met? 7. Why is she (the girl) so accepting of Santiago’s return to the desert? 8. Explain the vision of hawks. Describe the scene. Then, explain the message of the vision. 1-2 paragraphs 9. What happens between the boy and the horseman? 10. What quality is most essential in understanding the language of the world? 1 paragraph 11. What do you believe is the quality that is most essential in understanding the Language of the World and why? 1 paragraph 12. **In one paragraph, discuss the changes that the boy has made throughout his journey. How has he matured? What insights has he received?