March 10, 2011 Topic- Addictions

March 10, 2011 Topic-Addictions

Discuss your novel in Literature Circles using the Reader Response lens and the Formalist lens.

Crank by Ellen Hopkins

Impulse by Ellen Hopkins

Suicide Notes by Michael Thomas Ford

Cut by Patricia McCormick

Writing Assignment: Read pages 38 to 59 in Crafting a Life in Essay, Story, Poem by Donald M. Murray. Write down some notes on Voice and the “hint of a topic” and begin to experiment with your voice in a personal narrative.

Click here for video on cigarette and alcohol advertisements.

We will be checking out the tab RSS Feed and some of the links provided to discuss in class.

(add video clips from movies such as Animal House that promote excessive use of alcohol and drugs)

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