American Literature

Fourth Quarter

Unit 6 "Moving Into Modern Times: 1940-1970 "

06-01 Historical Background and AUTOBIOGRAPHY, To Be Young, Gifted and Black by Lorraine Hansberry **Quiz** 06-02 SHORT STORY from "The Killers" by Ernest Hemingway **Quiz** 06-03 SHORT STORY, from Flight by John Steinbeck **Quiz**
06-04 POEM, In Honor of David Anderson Brooks, My Father by Gwendolyn Brooks **Quiz** 06-05, SHORT STORY The Catbird Seat, by James Thurber **Quiz** 06-06 NONFICTION, from Hiroshima by John Hersey **Quiz**
06-07 AUTOBIOGRAPHY, from Notes of a Native Son by James Baldwin **Quiz** 06-08 ESSAY, from Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story by Martin Luther King Jr. **Quiz** 06-09 POEM Monet's "Waterlilies" by Robert Hayden **Quiz**
06-Skill; Unit 6, Dialoge Skill **Quiz** 06-T; Unit 6 Test **Test**

Unit 7 "Contemporary American Literature: 1971-Present "

07-01, Historical Background and POEM, A Simile by N. Scott Momaday **Quiz** 07-02, AUTOBIOGRAPHY, A City of Words by Richard Rodriguez **Quiz** 07-03 POEMS morning mirror and my dream about the poet, by Lucille Clifton**Quiz**
07-04, SHORT STORY, Eleven by Sandra Cisneros **Quiz** 07-05, PROSE POEM, The Starfish by Robert Bly **Quiz** 07-06 POEM, My Father and Myself Facing the Sun by Lawson Fusao Inada **Quiz**
07-07 PERSONAL ESSAY, Passports to Understanding by Maya Angelou **Quiz** 07-08 Novel from, The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan **Quiz** 07-09 POEM, Papi Working by Julia Alvarez **Quiz**
07-10 NOVEL, from The Antelope Wife by Louise Erdrich **Quiz** 07-11 September 11th Literature, EYEWITNESS REPORTS, by Mrk Obenhaus and Sonya Ross, POEM How to Write a Poem After September 11th by Nikki Moustaki, ESSAY, Our Darkest Day; Our Finest Hour **Quiz**   07-Skill; Unit 7, Imagery Skill **Quiz**
  Unit 7 Test Preparation **Test** 

 

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