Answer any questions about reading journals for How It Went Down and Bible: due Friday to Pust!
Introduce Bible as Literature / Discuss, What is Literature?
Circle Map from period 5: What is Literature?
Circle Map from period 6: What is Literature?
HW: Continue to revise reading journals and college essays/personal statements. Read/annotate “...Or the Bible” and add to today’s notes.
WHY THIS MATTERS:Reading journals will be a way to analyze fiction, drama, and poetry deeply. Biblical allusions are used heavily in Western literature and knowing them can help you find deeper meaning in texts.