Monday: B Day Finish Africa, Start Japan
- PHIL-, -PHILE
Here is the video the group shared to help us answer the questions:
HW: Answer question 3, 6, and 7 on page 640.
HW: Make a list of the epic hero traits found in the “Sundiata”.
HW: Finish the comic strip, the creation story, and the paragraph on Anansi to turn in.
The following is to prepare for the next section– JAPAN
HW: Read pages 486-497 (Background materials)
HW: Read 498-499, focus on the Heian Period, people and society, literature, religion along with the author and background of the “Pillow Book”. There will be a quiz over this material on Wednesday.
Tuesday: A Day- China Day 2
- PHIL-, -PHILE
HW: Finish the Q and poetry assignment from last time if you have not yet turned it in.
HW: For class Thursday- please check out this PP-Africa Background PP
Wednesday: B Day- Japan Group
HW: Work on questions 1,2,4 on page 506. Any work not done will be completed as homework for checking in next class.
HW: Read the Prepare to Read of Zen Teaching and Parables pg 510-511
HW: Read the Preparing to Read for Japanese Haiku section on page 540-541.
HW: Write at least a paragraph on question 5 page 506.
Thursday: A Day- Africa Group
HW: Questions on page 640 #5 and #7- on paper
HW: Read pages 624 and page 642- background for the next class
HW: Write a compare/contrast essay (5 paragraphs) on “Sundiata” and “Oedipus Rex”.
- Establish a clear thesis and clear topic sentneces
- 3 body paragraphs (6+ sentences each)
- provide at least 1 piece of evidence for each paragraph, with citations!!!
- explain/connect the evidence to the topic sentence
- include a clear introduction with some background information
- conclusion should show a connection to the introduction
Friday: B Day- Finish Japan Group
HW: Make a brief Haiku poem about your experience on nature and certain landscapes using Haiku writing techniques and values based on what you have learned in class. (To be graded).
HW: Finish any class work not done for checking on next class.
And for class Tuesday:
HW: Read the cultural background information from pg.564-571 for an activity in the beginning of the class (they need to read it carefully for an activity at the beginning of next class).
And from MJ:
HW: Finish project reflections as required.