March 29, 2016

Blocks 1, 4, 5: Today in class we discussed mood and tone in literary works. Remember, mood = how reader feels when reading a passage, tone = author’s attitude toward the subject. Mood can be determined by setting and words/details authors gives.

HW 1, 4, 5: Vocabulary quiz over “auto” words on Thursday

Blocks 2, 3: Today in class we discussed the unquestioning obedience of Japanese soldiers to their superiors (Hiroo Onoda – the last Japanese WWII soldier) and Geneva Conventions about the treatment of prisoners. Then you read chapter 21, and possibly chapter 22, of our book.

HW 2, 3: None