1st Semester Assignments
Oct. 23-27
Unit 1 Assessment (pgs. 292-298)
Grammar Practice
Unit 2: Intro to American Romanticism & Transcendentalists https://youtu.be/m5k9x16yYGo
Washington Irving’s “The Devil and Tom Walker” (pgs. 318-335)
Poe’s “The Raven” (pgs. 435-443)

Oct. 30-Nov.3
Poe’s “The Masque of the Red Death” & Stephen King essay (pgs. 444-460)
Creative Writing: Horror/Suspenseful Short Story 
Hawthorne’s “The Minister and the Black Veil” (pgs. 468-485)

Nov. 6-10
Fireside Poets: Longfellow (pgs. 342-347) & Holmes (pgs. 348-353)
Nov. 7th: Parent/Teacher Conferences
Transcendentalists: Emerson (pgs. 368-377) & Thoreau (pgs. 378-389)
Writing Workshop (pgs. 486-497)

Nov. 13-17
Unit 2 Assessment (pgs. 498-509)
Unit 3: Intro to Realism
             https://youtu.be/eTCjHZWmgG0?list=PLpK1YE7qtsWjPRkBu21nnC8uQNWyrMy00
Whitman (pgs. 530-542)
Dickinson (pgs. 546-557)

Nov. 20-24
Extension
Fall Break: Nov. 22-24

Nov. 27-Dec. 1
Slave Narrative: Excerpt from “The Life of Frederick Douglass” (pgs. 558-571)
The Emancipation Proclamation (pgs. 588-589)
Primary sources assignment (pgs. 592-597)
Bierce "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" (pgs. 603-616)

Dec. 4-11
Exam Review

Dec. 12-15
1st Semester Exams and Grade Recovery

Dec. 18-20
Make-up Exams and Grade Recovery