Random giphy of the day: "Revenge of the buxom pink dung beetle"? (I predict you all will knock this week's tests out of the park like this buxom pink dung beetle transformer knocked the van off the cliff)
Podcast: "Freakonomics Podcast: Why Bad Environmentalism is such an easy bad sell" (Just the parts on Bamboo: 0:00-7:00 and San Francisco: 17:25-End)
1. Test Corrections
3. Honors: Turn in Cat's Cradle proposals if you're doing a project on this book.
4. This week's assignment:
1. Read the handout on elements of nature writing (page 1 and 2 only for online version) and answer the questions on the backside at the bottom of page #2.
(POWERPOINT ON NATURE WRITING: Helpful additional source if you need it)
2. Get a sense of the aura that is Edward Abbey (his tone of voice, his mannerisms, his essence): Watch this video!
3. Edward Abbey seminar prep work time
Humanities 11 Teacher at Animas High School