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Heather McCollister

Class Name: Grade 8/9 Literature 2

This week’s focus: The Scarlet Pimpernel

In preparation for class this coming Thursday February 25, 2021:

1. Please email me ahead of class this week if you experimented with an Ode, Elegy or Pastoral poem and would like to share it in class.
2. From Chapter 12- Emily Dickinson: A Case Study in Form from Art of Poetry. Choose one poem by Dickinson and try to memorize it. See Question #2 – from Page 166.

3. The Scarlet Pimpernel – Read Chapters 9-17 this week. Attached you will find a few questions we will be discussing in class. Continue to add any evidence of the themes to this page that you began last week.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1A-5ndJJedZpVmilbErzM_EKkLQ1rfmVWxf86M0_2C44/edit?usp=sharing

Enrichment for those who are wanting more:
*Create a visual Timeline of the French Revolution to share in class
*Explore through research the Three Estates in pre-revolutionary France – First Estate -Clergy,Second Estate – Nobility, Third Estate – Bourgeoisie (middle class), also Third Estate – Peasant

February Submission – Due March 11, 2021

Thematic Powerpoint in Partners More details will be emailed this coming week. Each student will work together with a partner to explore one of the themes in The Scarlett Pimpernel.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at heather@atrbenefits.com