February 22-26

By February 12, 2021 English IV

Virtual Days (2 Days): Students will be required to write a 2 full page story that illustrates the first four steps of the hero’s journey: The Call to Adventure, Supernatural Aid, Crossing of the First Threshold, and the Belly of the Whale. Students must highlight each section of the hero’s journey in a specified color and submit to me on Google Docs.

 Week 7

  • Students will read p. 127-185 of Beowulf as students read along (informal discussion throughout), then complete the accompanying reading from Joseph Campbell’s Hero with 1000 Faces [“Rescue from Without” and “The Crossing of the Return Threshold”].
  • Students will complete the Hero vs. Beowulf Chart based on the reading above and submit as a summative assessment.
  • Students will take a quiz on p. 127-185 of Beowulf as a summative assessment/reading comprehension check.
  • Students will read p. 185-213 of Beowulf as students read along (informal discussion throughout), then complete the accompanying reading from Joseph Campbell’s Hero with 1000 Faces [“Master of Two Worlds” and “The Freedom to Live”]
  • Students will take a quiz on p. 149-185 of Beowulf as a summative assessment/reading comprehension check.
  • Students will complete the last row on the Hero vs. Beowulf Chart based on the reading above and submit as a summative assessment.

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