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A play full with witches, ghosts, murder, and other bloody deeds ...10 murders in one play!!!!
DUE DATES:
UNIT TEST- MACBETH: Friday, Jan. 22
Use the LITCHART as a study guide:
http://www.litcharts.com/lit/macbeth/summary


SOUNDSCAPE - Monday, January 18

Find links to the PDF and to audio files in this document.


GO TO: No Fear Shakespeare/Macbeth to access a parallel text of the play ('regular' English and the original text side by side!)
http://nfs.sparknotes.com/macbeth

Open this document and click on the link to watch the movie:
GO TO

Check this site for a series of Macbeth cartoon
http://goodticklebrain.com/home/2015/9/16/macbeth-part-1
http://goodticklebrain.com/home/2015/12/13/macbeth-part-26

FRI. Jan. 22
Multiple choice test- MACBETH
TH. Jan. 21
- comma review
WED. Jan. 20
-Macbeth Jeopardy
-comma review
TUE. Jan. 19
- comma review
- SoundScape Presentations
MONDAY, Jan. 18
- Reviewed analysis of metaphor
- 20 minutes for soundscape
FRIDAY, Jan. 16
- SOUNDSCAPE presentation rehearsal
MONDAY - THURSDAY
Jan. 11-15
SUMMATIVE PRESENTATIONS
FR. Jan. 8
- Period 4 English ( after lunch on day 2s) ASSEMBLY
- Period 3 English - worked on SOUNDSCAPE
TH. Jan. 7
- Reviewed answers for a short-answer main idea question on the OSSLT
- Marked our own News Reports using the OSSLT rubric and marking scheme
WED. Jan. 6
-Reviewed short answer responses for the EQAO (website for practice material is on the HOME page of this wikispace)
-Reviewed writing the NEWS REPORT for the OSSLT (EQAO) and wrote a practice news report
TUE. Jan. 5
- LAB time to work on SUMMATIVE PRESENTATIONS
MON. Jan 4
- LAB time to work on SUMMATIVE PRESENTATIONS
Thur. Dec. 17
- 25 minutes for moral decline and then will hand it in
- Practice soundscape
Wed. Dec. 16
- Worked on moral decline of Macbeth
- Worked on Soundscape
TU. Dec. 15
- Worked on THEME
- Practiced Soundscape
MON. Dec. 14
- WORK ON SOUNDSCAPE - Per. 3
- Per. 4 - only a few people brought in soundscape materials - we worked on THEME
- Essays returned
FR.
- Finish decline of Macbeth and begin SOUNDSCAPE
TH.
- Finish act 4 and decline of Macbeth
- start SOUNDSCAPE time permitting
WED.
- Period 3 - Finished Act 4
- Period 4 - Book Club and in-class response
TU. Dec. 8
- Period 3 Class has BookClub
- Period 4 Class continues with Act 4 and the 'Decline of Macbeth' activity
MON. Dec. 7
- Worked on identifying the quotations from Acts 1-4 that depict Macbeth's progressive moral decline (that he becomes more and more corrupt over time).
- Read books - BOOKS for Summative should be finished by WEDNESDAY!!!! for the PERIOD 4 class (Haya's class)
- Summative books should be finished by TOMORROW for Kirsten's class
FR. Dec. 4
- Movie - bring chips!
TH. Dec. 3
- HW: Act 4.1 and 4.2 questions
WED. Dec. 2
- Book Club #2
-Notes from board



PLEASE NOTE: THE 'ANSWER KEY' from yesterday's class HAS BEEN EDITED. GO TO YESTERDAY'S HANDOUTS AND USE THE NEW ONE IF YOU NEED TO FILL IN THE TERMS FOR THE 'Macbeth literary termsBLANKS" handout
TU. Dec. 1
- Discussed FOLEY art
- Listened to some scenes with sound effects.
-Discussed SoundScape assignment


-Worked on terms
MON. Nov. 30
-HW: Do both sides of the handout that we started in class.



FR. Nov. 27
- Read to ACT 3, scene 4
HW: do questions for Act 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3
TH. Nov. 26
- LIBRARY activity with the author
WED. Nov. 25
- Book Club #1
- Take up Find-the-lines and hand in Act 2.1 #3
TU. Nov. 24
- Finished reading ACT 2
- HW: Get in touch with group members to organize Book Club #1 AND
finish the ACT 2 find the lines.
MON. Nov. 23
- Do Find-the-Line for Act 2 # 1-6
- Do question #3 for Act 2, scene 1 ONLY. Make sure to integrate at LEAST ONE quotation from the text.
- took note on COMIC RELIEF
A GREAT SITE FOR LITERARY TERMS:
http://literary-devices.com/
FR. Nov. 20
- Finished Act 1
- HW: Finish Act 1 questions and do the Find-a-Lines for the rest of Act 1
- Took notes on the Tragic Hero
- Took notes on moments in ACT 1 where the audience admires or pities Macbeth

TH. Nov. 19
-Introduced the SUMMATIVE project and the due dates for the summative.

BOTH are in the document below:


Response A and B for SUMMATIVE:

READ Act 1.6 and a little bit of scene 7
HW: Do scene 6 questions and #1 and 2 of scene 7
WED. Nov. 18
- Continued with questions, 'find the lines' and with our reading of the play.
- Finish questions for Act 1 scenes 4 and 5
- Do the Find-a-Line for questions 1-10 (we did 1-3 yesterday!)
TU. Nov. 17
- Do Line Summaries
- Do questions for scenes 1, 2, 3
MON. Nov. 16
Read Act 1.1 and 1.2
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