English I Honors worked on mastering the Homeric simile, something that’s initially fairly but deceptively straightforward. Close reading, in other words.
English 8 students had a final day of practice with figurative language. We’ll finish up poetry in the next week or so.
- English 8 Studies: complete the article of the week as necessary.
- English I Honors:
- re-read the Cyclops section, finding two ten- to fifteen-line segments that are challenging for comprehension (i.e., either you struggled to understand it the first time you read it, or you still don’t understand it);
- complete the article of the week as necessary.