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September 30
Mr. Ross -- 112 English -- Monday, September 30th -- Friday, October 4th
Students will understand four literary theories for text analysis and begin to write their own short story this week. 

  • Students will learn about colonialism and colonial ideologies for Orange Shirt Day and because it provides context for post colonial literary theory. 
  • Students will listen to a reading of "The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven" by Sherman Alexie and analyze how the main character displays the concepts of double consciousness and unhomeliness. 
  • Students will revist Marxist literary theory and feminist literary theory and analyze a music video called "Tell Me (Hand to Mouth). 
  • Students will understand psychoanalytic literary theory and revist "I Stand Here Ironing" by Tillie Olsen 
  • Students will receive thier short story writting assignment and feedback from their short writing piece from last week. 
  • Students will understand the concept of "Writing What you Know" through case studies of local authors. 
  • Students will draft their story. 
  • Students will prepare for tomorrow's Lit Chat. Lit Chat and Independent Reading.docxLit Chat and Independent Reading.docx
  • ​Students will complete their Lit Chat and have time to draft their short story. 


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