Yo, ‘sup? Macbeth is up, yo. A’ight, what’s a thane? Glad you asked. The beginning can get really confusing if you don’t know. Take notes; I’m about to get medieval on you. Middle Ages are all about land ownership. King owns all the land, gives land grants to his vassals. In Scotland, the vassal closest
Let’s explore some information that should give you a sense that the analysis you’re doing of this novel is relevant and that it makes sense. I’m going to tell you a few facts, and then use those facts to make an argument about the dialogical nature of this text, and possibly of literature in general.
I love reading Oedipus Rex at the beginning of the year for a whole bunch of reasons. I love that the fact that we say the play out loud in class gives everyone an experience of a timeless text that they can’t unexperience. I love the richness of its language and the power of
Growth mindset is not just for students. If I want to get better at my job, I need to be willing to seek feedback on what I’m doing, acknowledge mistakes, and focus my effort on learning from the work we’re doing together. While you don’t give me feedback in the same ways that I give
By Percival Buckingham-Jones PB-J: So you’re really into the religion thing in Lord of the Flies. MM: Yeah, it’s kind of interesting. But why are you interviewing me. I’m just a high school teacher, not a literature professor. PB-J: Well, we had a lot of more impressive people scheduled, but you were the only one