Tag Archives: Transcendentalism

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: PN Samples and Ch. 14-17 Quiz

We spent the first part of the hour looking at a few other samples of personal narratives, and here are a few more if you are interested. We then spent the next ~25 minutes continuing to edit our narratives and … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Ch. 11-13 of ITW and PN Peer Editing

We first briefly discussed our Ch. 11-13 questions after I stamped then in. Afterwards, we started doing a bit of peer editing with a focus area towards descriptive details and imagery in our personal narratives. The full draft with part … Continue reading

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Honors 11: ITW Ch. 8-13

We quickly tried to wrap up our Ch. 5-7 conversation from yesterday, so we could get into the questions posed to you on the chapter 8-10 worksheet from yesterday (I also stamped this in for on-time credit) and those also … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Ch. 2-10 of Into the Wild

We had a lot of ground today. We started by going over some of the questions from Ch. 2-4 along with the questions I wanted you to finish yesterday from  a while ago on Thoreau’s essay, “Civil Disobedience.” I asked … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Ch. 2-7 of Into the Wild

With the sub, the directions were to share any final qs with a small group from the Ch. 2-4 question work and to also share and compare your selected quotes from those chapters of transcendental significance. I will stamp this … Continue reading

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