Applying the Hero Stages to the Plot of a Story
I hope you have had a restful long weekend!
This week we are wrapping up with Big Hero Six, by analyzing the hero's journey stages in the movie.
Students will be reviewing the story presented in the movie and editing the chart they created last week, as needed. This will serve as a study guide for a comprehension test, Tuesday. The following link contains a prezi presentation that they can use to review and study for the test:
Thursday and Friday, our class will be introduced to imagery in literature. We will read the poem Ithaka
to analyze how writers use imagery to create a picture in the reader's mind. Students will be identifying examples of imagery in the poem. Then students will be creating a poem of their own, using imagery to describe the character as she is presented in the poem.
Highlights this week:
September 5th- Progress reports will be available online via StudentVue or ParentVue. ParentVue gives you access to your student;s schedule and grades. Click on the following link and follow the simple steps.