ENG 111.36 and AC2, ENG 111.29
This is a day-to-day schedule of the work of our class. If any changes are necessary—and I do reserve the right to make them—I will of course notify you with plenty of advance notice.
Mon introduction to the course, the materials, the teacher.
Wed introduction Extraordinary Minds (EM).
Thu practice quiz over EM, chapter 1. (CHS only.)
Fri practice quiz over EM, chapter 1.
Mon quiz one over EM, chapter 2.
Wed quiz two over EM, chapter 3. Assign Paper One.
Fri strategies for Paper One.
Mon NO CLASS—Labor Day.
Wed Paper One due.
Fri quiz three over EM, chapter 4: Mozart. Assign Paper Two.
Mon watch movie “Searching for Bobby Fischer.”
Wed strategies for Paper Two.
Fri Paper Two, written as an in-class essay.
Mon quiz four over EM, chapter 5: Freud.
Wed freewrite one over Einstein, chapters 1-3.
Fri freewrite two over Einstein, chapters 4-6.
Mon freewrite three over Einstein, chapters 7-9.
Wed freewrite four over Einstein, chapters10-11.
Fri Einstein, chapters 12-end. Assign Paper Three.
Mon strategies for Paper Three.
Wed Paper Three due. Assign Revision One.
Fri Fall Break for CHS; no class.
Mon Revision One due.
Wed quiz five over EM, chapter 6: Woolf.
Fri freewrite five over Rich, “When we dead awaken.”
Mon freewrite six over Cassatt biography, paintings, and book review.
Wed Dowd, “The baby bust.” Assign Paper Four.
Fri Fall break for UTM, no class.
Mon strategies for Paper Four.
Wed strategies for Paper Four.
Fri Paper Four due.
Week Eleven: Oct 28-Nov 01
Mon quiz six over EM, chapter 7: Gandhi.
Wed freewrite seven over Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth (Truth), Part I, chapters XIII-XXIV.
Fri freewrite eight over Truth, Part II, chapters I-XI.
Week Twelve: Nov 04-08
Mon freewrite nine over Truth, Part III, chapters VI-IX and XXII; Part IV, chapters IV-IX.
Wed freewrite ten over Truth, Part IV, chapters XVIII-XX, XXVI, XXIX, XXXI-XXXVI.
Fri Truth, Part V, chapters XII-XXV; XXIX-XXXIII, XXXIX. Assign Paper Five.
Week Thirteen: Nov 11-15
Mon strategies for Paper Five. (Veterans’ Day for CHS; no class.)
Wed Paper Five due. Assign Revision Two.
Fri We begin to draw to a close: seeing ourselves in the framework.
Week Fourteen: Nov 18-22
Mon Revision Two due.
Wed quiz seven over EM, chapter 8.
Fri quiz eight over EM, chapter 9. Assign Paper Six.
Week Fifteen: Nov 25-29
Mon strategies for Paper Six.
Tue Paper Six due (CHS).
Wed Paper Six due. (Thanksgiving holiday begins for CHS; no class for CHS students.)
Fri Thanksgiving holiday; no class.
Week Sixteen: Dec 02-06
Mon Assign Portfolio.
Wed course evaluations.
Fri study day.
Finals Week: Dec 09-13
Tue Portfolio due at mass exam time (3-5 p.m.); place to be announced.