College Essays, Media Related to Literature

3 Oct


12th Grade: Listen to and read the lyrics to Eddie Vedder’s “Rise Up” from the Into the Wild film soundtrack.  How does the song reflect ideas from the story and the transcendentalist thinkers Chris McCandless looked up to?

Discussing college essay topics.  Begin the College Essay Brainstorm sheet.

9th Grade: You guys will be at the bullying assembly, no class.  Be nice to each other 🙂

10th Grade:  We will be doing some close reading of Lord of the Flies.


All classes, turn in your first Reading Reaction today.  Don’t forget to continue reading our books for Monday, when the next section is due.

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