Here are some sample papers you can look at. Please keep in mind that the assignment for these students was a bit different than yours and they had TWO works to relate to each other.
Here is the grading rubric for this assignment: oedipus-rex-paper-grade-sheet
Please make your Turn-it-in.com account.
Assignment: Reading Journals are due Friday.
Assignment: Oedipus paper is due Friday. Papers must be submitted to turn-it-in.com for full marks.
Please use class today to finish working on your paper.
Here is the citation information for the book:
“Preparing to Read: Oedipus the King.” The Language of Literature: World Literature. Ed. Arthur A. Applebee et al. Evanston, Il: McDougal Littell, 2006. 258-261. Print.
Sophocles. “Oedipus the King.” Trans. Robert Fagles. The Language of Literature: World Literature. Ed. Arthur A. Applebee et al. Evanston, Il: McDougal Littell, 2006. 262-327. Print.
Assignment: Finish the Oedipus paper and submit to Turnitin.com Friday. Bring Ms. Johnson a printed hard copy of the paper Friday to class.
Assignment: Finish your reading journals for Friday.
Today we are starting the next text for the year, “Beowulf”. Please make sure you have your copy of the text with you in class Wednesday.
Assignment: Prepare your book talk. Only 4 classes left to present in.