Allusions and Figurative Language

English 8 students continued with poetry and figurative language, working to be able to understand what figurative language adds to a text.

English I Honors students continued with the Odyssey and allusions, specifically allusions in “Wrapped Around Your Finger” by the Police.


  • English 8 Studies: work on the article of the week.
  • English I Honors: 
    • consider why the speaker is staring at the ring around someone’s finger (in what situations would that happen?);
    • work on the article of the week.