Tag Archives: Act II

English 10: The Crucible Act II

We first reviewed what happened in the beginning of Act II from Friday and shared some of our significant quotes. We then continued reading Act II while still taking down annotations. Third hour got to the narration before Proctor’s line, … Continue reading

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English 10: The Crucible Act I Film and Act II Reading Begun

After we finished Act I in the film (attached is NOT the version we are watching in class), we began reading Act II as a class maintaining corresponding annotations. Third hour got to Mary Warren’s line, “I told you the … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Act II of Macbeth

We started today by going over any Act I quotes with which you were confused. Afterwards, our first dramatic readings performed. Well done! We then discussed what happened in Act II.i-ii in detail. Macbeth is hallucinating daggers, L.M can’t “pull … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Fences Discussion

We spent time working on our discussion guides from Act I. I said it was okay to also add information learned from Act II. We began discussing today. We will finish the conversation tomorrow about general themes/symbols/impact/etc., while watching clips … Continue reading

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Honors 11: August Wilson, The Cosby Show and Act I of Fences

We finished the 1988 PBS interview with August Wilson and discussed it in relationship to August’s feelings about The Cosby Show. We then began working on these Act I questions for discussion. Here’s the final exam review. HOMEWORK: Act II … Continue reading

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English 10: Raisin End of Act II and SSR

We finished scene 3 of Act II with our questions, and they were stamped in. We read silently from our SSR books for the rest of the hour.

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English 10: Raisin Act II Scene ii-iii

We finished discussing the Langston Hughes poem, “Harlem.” Afterwards, we read Act 2 Scene 2 and started scene 3. We got to the part when Lindner tells Walter/Ruth/Beneatha he deals with community problems as a part of the Clybourne Park … Continue reading

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English 10: A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 Scene 1

We first refreshed our memories as to what happened in Act I of A Raisin in the Sun. We then read, in small groups, Act II Scene i with this reading guide. We began work with the Langston Hughes poem titled … Continue reading

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English 10: JC Act II Quiz and Film

Bell Work for today: 1. Why is Act II considered the rising action? 2. Write down 5 things of importance that readers learned in Act II. We took the Act II quiz after debriefing quickly what had transpired throughout the … Continue reading

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English 10: Literary Device Presentations #1 and SSR

We had some great literary device presentations today. Well done, first presenters! We took a quiz on Act I literary devices with the notes we took during presentations. Almost everyone got over 100%. 🙂 SSR lasted about 25 minutes. I … Continue reading

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