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AP Language and Composition May Schedule

Click on the link below for the AP Language and Composition schedule for the remainder of the year, including the reading and discussion schedule for King Lear and the instructions for the Question and Reaction assignments due throughout the unit:

King Lear Schedule


AP Language and Composition Students:

Optional notes on AP terms. Remember to look  through your list of AP Language abnd Composition Terms.

One week to go until the AP test…

AP Language and Composition Terms Review

Colbert Satire Articles

Read the following articles regarding Stephen Colbert and satire for Tuesday, April 1:

We Want to #CancelColbert

Washington Post Column



AP Language and Composition Schedule — March and April, 2014

Below is the upcoming schedule of assignments for AP Language and Composition. Absent students should complete the assigned work. All assignments and papers are due to be submitted on the deadline regardless of absences.

It is YOUR responsibility to complete this work by deadline:

AP Language and Composition Schedule March and April

AP Synthesis Focus: Education

AP Language and Composition Students:

Download/print and read the following article from the February, 2014 issue of Time Magazine. Then, download/print and examine each of the editorial cartoons in the gallery below. Consider the viewpoints represented in each and which views your agree and disagree with. Bring these materials to class on Monday, March 17 and be ready to discuss:

Time Magazine Article Feb. 2014

Satire Notes

AP Language and Composition students:

Click on the link below for notes on satire. Remember that you must read and break Swift’s “A Modest Proposal” down by Friday, March 7:

Satire 2014

Primary Terms and Concepts

Click here to access notes from Jan. 27, 2014:

Primary Terms and Concepts

Writing the Argumentative Essay

Reminder: AP Language and Composition students will write an in-class timed argumentative essay on Tuesday, Nov. 19. Notes on Writing the Argumentative Essay are below:

Writing the Argumentative Essay