English 341: It’s Like This

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We will share most of our work in a Google+ Community. We can upload images, respond to each other’s ideas, and share links and artifacts here.


Course calendar can be found above and HERE.



Link to Calendar for fall 2017 HERE (additional readings are linked in the calendar)

Key deadlines:

Aug 29-Sept 8: Make Cycle 1 – Fairy Tales (Kim provides readings; links in calendar)
• Discussion Question due Sept 5
• Make due Sept 10

Sept 12-22: Make Cycle 2 – Series Books (Series of Unfortunate Events, Weenies, Babymouse, OR Origami Yoda Series)
• Discussion Question due Sept 19
• Goodreads Review due Sept 22
• Make due Sept 24
• Bloggers reflection due Sept 26 (bloggers skip make this week)

Sept 26-Oct 6: Make Cycle 3 – Chapter Books (George, The War That Saved My Life, The Girl Who Drank the Moon, Out of My Mind, OR After Tupac & D Foster)
• Discussion Question due Oct 3
• Goodreads Review due Oct 6
• Make due Oct 8
• Bloggers reflection due Oct 10 (bloggers skip make this week)

Oct 10-20: Make Cycle 4 – Free Verse Children’s Novels (The Crossover, Inside Out & Back Again, Enchanted Air, OR Brown Girl Dreaming)
• Discussion Question due Oct 17
• Goodreads Review due Oct 20
• Make due Oct 22
• Bloggers reflection due Oct 24 (bloggers skip make this week)

Oct 24-Nov 3: Make Cycle 5 – Graphic Novels (Smile, Anya’s Ghost, El Deafo, Roller Girl, OR Flora and Ulysses)
• Discussion Question due Oct 31
• Goodreads Review due Nov 3
• Make due Nov 5
• Bloggers reflection due Nov 7 (bloggers skip make this week)

Nov 7-28: Make Cycle 6 – Young Adult (YA) Novels (Ready Player One, Eleanor & Park, Bone Gap, Stargirl, OR Going Bovine)
• Discussion Question due Nov 14
• Goodreads Review due Nov 17
• Make due Nov 28 (we will make in class)
• All write reflection in class

Various due dates: Picture Book presentations

Final: Reflection & Manifesto due

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