5/18 Creative Writing

In-class~ Veronica Mars pilot with discussion

HW~ Brainstorm pilot premises for Monday's group work

5/18 American Studies

In-class~ Finished 70s Presidential ppt., 70s Culture ppt. & discussion, intro to Grammar Unit

HW~ Jr. Project videos DUE MONDAY

5/18 Classics

In-class~ King Arthur Prologue-Ch. 3 boardtalk, assigned Once and Future King excerpt

HW~ Once and Future King reading & finish King Arthur


5/17 Creative Writing

In-class~ Finished Once Upon a Time pilot with discussion

HW~ None

5/17 American Studies

In-class~ 70s Lesson presentations, started 70s Presidential ppt.

HW~ Political Music assignment DUE TOMORROW

5/17 Classics

In-class- Finished Monty Python, assigned Prologue-Ch. 3 of King Arthur in World Mythology books

HW- Reading above

5/16 Creative Writing

In-class- Assigned Final Project, finish New Girl pilot & discussed, started Once Upon a Time pilot

HW- None

5/16 American Studies

In-class- Watergate Socratic Seminar & debrief, Library work time

HW- Finish 70s Lessons if needed

Upcoming- Political Music Analysis DUE FRIDAY,  Junior Project Presentations DUE MONDAY

5/16 Classics

In-class- Monty Python and the Holy Grail 

HW- Reading Notes on World Mythology 288-291 DUE TOMORROW 

American Studies Experience Seattle Project

For our second semester bonus project you have the opportunity to earn extra credit in both courses by completing the following assignment inspired by the Experience Music Project.

Like first semester, you will be creating a photo journal of your activities as you "experience Seattle". The journal must include multiple images and written reflections of your thoughts on the activities. 

The base required location is the Experience Music Project. Your written reflection should focus on northwest music for this visit.

In addition to the EMP, you need to visit 4 other Seattle locations of your choice from the following. 

The Fremont Troll
Ride the Monorail 
Pike Place Market
Pioneer Square
Gasworks Park
Seattle Aquarium
Woodland Park Zoo
Stage Show (Music, Theatre, Ballet, etc) on a Seattle stage (5th Avenue, Paramount, Showbox, Benaroya, etc.)
Red Square at UW
Mariners/Sounders game 
Ballard Locks
Alki Beach
Ferry Ride (Pick any one)
Ye Olde Curiosity Shop (Seattle waterfront)


5/15 Creative Writing

In-class- Finished Script v. Production presentations, started New Girl pilot

HW- None

5/15 American Studies

In-class- Lab research time for 1970s Lessons, Watergate ppt. and discussion

HW- US v. Nixon reading (be prepared for Socratic Seminar tomorrow)

Upcoming- Political Music Assignment DUE FRIDAY

5/15 Classics

In-class~ Norse Culminating Quiz, Brainstorm on Arthurian Legend, started Monty Python & The Holy Grail 

HW~ Reading Notes on World Mythology 288-291 DUE THURSDAY

Upcoming- Final Project Topics must be approved by MONDAY!

5/14 Creative Writing

In-class~ Script v. Production presentations

HW~ None

5/14 American Studies

In-class~ 70s Century video w/ notes, assigned 70s lesson project, assigned political music analysis

HW~ None due tomorrow

5/14 Classics

In-class~ Norse Culminating Quiz study time, assigned final project

HW~ Study for quiz

Study Guide
Focus on Themes, Archetypes, & Comparative to Greek for the following: 
Ragnarok Cycle (Creation, Corruption stories, Ragnarok)
Hero Cycle (Sigurd and Lord of the Rings)


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