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Scrapbook Rubric

Final Project is due on May 17.  This counts as a test grade.  If the scrapbook is turned in on May 18, 30 points will be deducted from final grade.  50 points will be deducted on May 19, and student will receive a 0 if assignment is turned in after May 19.

 

Cover Sheet (30)         ______            Name, date, quote that defines you, class period

            Overview                                           

            Bonus

            Neatness of book

 

Items (40)                    ______            Items----not just pictures!!! 

            Appropriate

            Pictures Only

 

Journals (30)               ______            Watch serious grammatical errors!

            Word Count

            Grammar

            Neatness

 

 

            Final Score                  ______

 

I have plenty of construction paper, markers, crayons, and glue sticks in class.  Should you wish to use other items, you may but it is not required. 


NEW REVIEW -- Due 3/9/2017  

                

Define these terms in your own words on a blank sheet of paper. If your definition is the same as anyone else’s (word for word), both of you will get ZEROS.

Animal Farm Characters


1.       Jones

2.       Old Major

3.       Boxer

4.       Clover

5.       Mollie

6.       Muriel

7.       Benjamin

8.       Dogs

9.       Moses

10.   Snowball

11.   Napoleon

12.   Squealer

13.   Minimus

14.   Pinkeye

15.   Whymper

16.   Pilkington

17.   Frederick


 

Places/Terms/Events


1.       Foxwood

2.       Pinchfield

3.       Manor Farm

4.       Animal Farm

5.       Battle of Cowshed

6.       Battle of Windmill

7.       Allegory

8.       Fable

9.       Parable

10.   Russian Revolution


 


NEW REVIEW -- Due 3/9/2017  

                

Define these terms in your own words on a blank sheet of paper. If your definition is the same as anyone else’s (word for word), both of you will get ZEROS.

Animal Farm Characters


1.       Jones

2.       Old Major

3.       Boxer

4.       Clover

5.       Mollie

6.       Muriel

7.       Benjamin

8.       Dogs

9.       Moses

10.   Snowball

11.   Napoleon

12.   Squealer

13.   Minimus

14.   Pinkeye

15.   Whymper

16.   Pilkington

17.   Frederick


 

Places/Terms/Events


1.       Foxwood

2.       Pinchfield

3.       Manor Farm

4.       Animal Farm

5.       Battle of Cowshed

6.       Battle of Windmill

7.       Allegory

8.       Fable

9.       Parable

10.   Russian Revolution


 


Chapter 5 PPT  

https://www.slideshare.net/mrbelprez/animal-farm-ch5


Animal Farm Audiobook  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0JQSpUszRw&t=1s

 

This is chapter 3. Quiz, chapters 1-3 on Tuesday, 02/28/2017


Semester Exam Review   

This is the review for the First Semester Exam. This is an extra credit assignment. 

 

English IV Final Review

Define the following terms using the brown literature book for definitions.

1.       Epic poem

2.      Epic hero

3.      Kenning

4.      Epithet

5.      Tragic hero

6.      Tragic flaw

7.      Dramatic irony

8.      Situational irony

9.      Verbal irony

10.  Ballad

11.  Refrain

12.  Quatrain

13.  Alliteration

14.  Personification

15.  Simile

16.  Metaphor

17.  Allusion

18.  Wyrd

19.  Scop

20.  Blank verse

 

Answer the following questions:

21.   What three tribes make up the Anglo-Saxons?

22.  What is feudalism?

23.  What was the Domesday Book?

24.  What was the Magna Carta and what did it do?

25.  Who was William the Conqueror?

26.  What happened in the Battle of Hastings?

27.  What type of English was Beowulf written in? (Old, Middle, or Modern)

28.  Who wrote Macbeth?

29.  What is mead?

30.  What is the name of the mead hall that Grendel attacks?

31.  Who is the king of this mead hall?

32.  How many men does Beowulf bring with him.

33.  What weapon does Beowulf use to fight Grendel?

34.  What is the one thing Grendel cannot touch and why?

35.  What does Grendel’s mother take back to her lair?

36.  Where is the battle with Grendel’s mother fought?

37.  Who makes the sword that Beowulf uses to kill her?

38.  What happens to its blade ?

39.  Who stays to help Beowulf fight the dragon?

40.  Where are Beowulf’s ashes buried?

41.  Where is the Beowulf’s tower located?

42.  What is the name of the king that Macbeth kills?

43.  What is Macbeth’s title at the beginning of the play?  Thane of …..

44.  What does Lady McB do to the guard’s drinks?

45.  Why doesn’t Lady McB kill Duncan?

46.  What is the name of Banquo’s son?

47.  Who is the Thane of Fife?

48.  What 3 apparitions does MacB see?

49.  What do these 3 apparitions tell him?

50.  How does Lady MacB die?

51.  Whose ghost does Macbeth see at the banquet?

52.  Who kills MacB?

53.  Who becomes the next king?

54.  Where are the pilgrims going in Canterbury Tales?

55.  What is a pilgrimage?

56.  Who do the rioters go looking for in the Pardoner’s Tale?

57.  What do they find under the tree?

58.  What is the moral of the story?

59.  What happens to all of them?

60.  What does the knight do the young lady in Wife of Bath?

61.  What punishment does the king want to give for this crime?

62.  What question does the queen want the knight to answer?

63.  How long does he have to answer the question?

64.  What is the answer to the question?

65.  What is the point of Midas in the story?

66.  What happens to the old woman at the end of the story?

67.  What are groundlings?

68.  What was the nickname of the Globe Theater?

69.  What was Shakespeare’s first theatrical success?

70.  What was his first theater job?

71.  How was the 1st Globe Theater destroyed?

72.  Who played the parts of women in the theater?

73.  What must you do to lift the Macbeth curse?

74.  What do people in the theater call the play Macbeth?

75.  Who is the father of English poetry?


Macbeth film  

https://vimeo.com/93526504


The Battle with the Dragon  

Youtube link to "The Battle with the Dragon."

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nrgje2lgpuc&feature=youtu.be


Textbook Link  

https://connected.mcgraw-hill.com/connected/login.do

 

Login:  id#.redoakisd.org
Password:  id#roisd
Redemtion code: VS9K-XB1T-H9LO
Login, enter the Redemtion code, and you will have access to the textbook online. You will be required to read at home this year.