WEEK FOURTEEN: RESEARCH & THE SCARLET LETTER

 

MONDAY 

Discuss: Chapters 1-12

Illustrative Examples: Bibliography and Cornell Notes

 

TUESDAY

Read and Annotate: Chapters 13-15

 

WEDNESDAY

Read and Annotate: Chapters 16-18

 

THURSDAY

Read and Annotate: Chapters 19-21

 

FRIDAY

Due: Working Bibliography Source 3 and Notes

Read and Annotate: Chapters 22-24

 

WEEKEND

Due Monday: Working Bibliography Source 4 and Notes

Come prepared:

  • Book

  • Notes

  • Pencil

  • Paper

  • Sources

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

Course Orientation

Syllabus

Letter Home

Explore Your Book

Semester Exam Study Guide

Final Exam Study Guide

 

Reading Selections

The Yellow Wall-Paper

Up from Slavery

The Souls of Black Folk

"Booker T. and W.E.B." (Poem)

Gatsby Book Review 

 

Graphic Organizers

Lit Terms

Annotative Bookmark

My Mythology

Puritan Theology: The Crucible

Indexed Notes

Distilled Notes

Transcendental Translation

Transcendental Scavenger Hunt

"Song of Myself" Translation

Pen Your Own Poem

 

Lectures

Pre-Columbian

Colonialism

Enlightenment

Romanticism

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Scarlet Letter

Division

Realism

Modernism

• The Great Gatsby

• Modern Poetry

• Harlem Renaissance

Postmodernism

 

Research Handouts

Topics

Timetable

Guidelines

Working Bibliography

Cornell Notes

Working Thesis and Outline

 

Research Samples

Working Bibliography

Cornell Notes

Formal Outline

Formal Paper

 

Research Resources

The Scarlet Letter (Abridged)

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Department Guidelines (Unabridged)

Unusual Source Cards

A Good Paper Is...

What Is Writing?

Sentence Patterns

Ratiocination

Literary Writer's Checklist

 

 

WORK SAMPLES

My Mythology

Clouds

Dr. Pepper

Indexed Notes

Devil and Tom Walker

Fall of the House of Usher

• Great Gatsby

Annotation

Outcasts of Poker Flat  

• The Yellow Wall-Paper

Distilled Notes

• Douglas and Truth

Pen Your Own Poem

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3