Friday, October 26, 2012

October 26

JOURNAL TOPIC: [today's tunes: "Happy Days" (TV Theme) by Fox/Gimbel/Pratt/McLain based on B. Haley's "Rock Around the Clock"; "Make Someone Happy" by Jimmy Durante; "Happiness" by Built to Spill; "Happiness is a Warm Gun" by The Beatles]

As we anticipate the Act V home stretch of Hamlet, how do you see this ending? What would a Hollywood studio have to do in order to twist this into a happy ending? What would it take for any of the characters to emerge satisfied?

1. Journal
2. Discuss blogs/literature analyses
3. Hamlet: Act V
4. [Vocab quiz postponed to Monday]

1. Review your notes on Hamlet Acts I-IV & prepare to summarize the plot from memory in class on Monday
2. Review vocab and study for quiz
3. Read and take notes on Hamlet Act V
4. Finish Literature Analysis #2 and post to your blog by COB Sunday