Go over vocabulary from Friday (Turn in before you leave today please!)
Transcendentalism: Read and annotate excerpts from Self-Reliance and Nature
Transcendentalism: Stations of the Pond
Transcendentalism: Exploring Thoreau and Walden's writing styles
Vocabulary #16 Quiz
Begin Vocabulary #17
To continue studying Greek and Latin roots to further our understanding of vocabulary. (CCSS
To explore the concepts of Transcendentalism through Transcendentalist writers such as Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson. To examine, analyze, define, and mimic their writing styles.
CCSS RI.11-12.4: Determine two or more themes or central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how they interact and build on one another to produce a complex account.