Focus: Characterization & Historical Context (Ibsen's A Doll's House)
11.10.08: Class did not meet because of rotation.
11.11.08: Veterans Day, no school.
11.12.08: SLD on Act 1 of Ibsen's A Doll's House. Focus on characterization.
11.13.08: SLD on rest of play. Focus on "The Dr. Rank scene", "The tarantella scenes", and "the most wonderful thing (end of play) scene".
11.14.08: In-class Open Response on A Doll's House. For hints on how to prepare, look at Focus for the Week (above) and read introductory material in book.
11.15.08: Don't forget our Saturday class at Northeastern! Bus leaves MHS @ 7:30.
Start looking for a poet to research. Poet due by Dec. 1st! Please see me for suggestions if you are interested.
Finally, feel free to use this space as a "study guide" conversation with your peers as a place to work your ideas out.