English 3 AP Language and Literature  

 Week 1: August 27-31, 2018

August 27: Introduction to the class, orientation, book distribution, etc

August 28: Summer reading test

August 29: In-class AP essay-- Chronicle of a Death Fortold      

August 30: Do You Know How to Google?

August 31: Introduction to AP essays Read 3 AP essays and grade on a scale of 1-9 In groups of 3, discuss what makes a good AP essay; list 5 attributes of a good essay; review rubrics Distribute copies of Tone and Syntax (DIDLS)  packets   Homework: Read through diction section of the tone packet. Complete the "What is Tone?" handout (10 points)