Tag Archives: Chris McCandless

Honors 11: End of ITW and film

We spent the first half of the hour discussing the end of the book and the questions from Friday regarding Ch. 17-18 (+ the epilogue). We also discussed whether we thought McCandless was a hero, a dumb jerk, or something … Continue reading

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Honors 11: End of Into the Wild

We first wrapped up our chapter 14-16 conversation, adding to our Ch. 14-16 questions and then sharing some of our selected lines of significance from Ch. 16-17. I then had you get into small groups to work on these Ch. … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Ch. 14-15 of ITW

We spent the first part of the hour going over active vs. passive voice. Here are the answers to the back of the packet. Next, I gave you the hour to work on these Ch. 14-16 questions (to be completed … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Personal Narrative Sample + Ch. 2-4

We  started off by sharing in small groups some moments from our scavenger hunts, and we talked a bit about it as a class. You then submitted them–I look forward to checking them out. We then looked at a strong … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Into the Wild Introduction

Third and fifth hour had to first wrap up their AP Lit practice response papers in the journalism room. Once we headed back, we took our transcendentalism background quiz. It was a breeze for most of you. After, I went … Continue reading

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Honors 11: End of Into the Wild

We began the day sharing lines that were most clearly embodying Chris/Alex and/or transcendentalist thinking from your selected Eddie Vedder song from the Into the Wild soundtrack. I checked the annotations in for points along with your Ch. 14-17 work. … Continue reading

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