This week, we focused on a short story, "The Bet," by Anton Chekhov. The text of the story and literary response questions are attached below.
We discussed the literary response questions and worked on alternate endings to the story which will be incorporated into your newspaper projects.
For the two weeks of no onsite classes, please complete the following assignments:
1. Newspaper project for "The Bet" short story (attached below)
2. Literary response questions for "The Rules of the Game" by Amy Tan. Read the story here (questions attached below)
3. Complete the following poetry assignment: Click here. Review the different poetry formats. Compose a poem about any subject in the poetry format you like the most.