Journal: In your journal, write a reflection on Romeo & Juliet. Write at least one thing that stood out to you because it was good. Try to figure out why Romeo & Juliet has stayed so prevalent in our culture. What is one thing that people/scholars find profound about it? Write at least one question that you have about the text- what did you not understand? Write at least 5 "What if?" questions proposing alternate endings or alternate characters or settings or alternate anythings for the play.
Read On the Mississippi by Ben Jacobi (In Parts)
Abe Reiter's Play from Elective
Makayla's Play from Intersession
Journal: Pick another emotion that you can explain and prove exists through personal anecdotes. Write about the specific moments in your life that are evidence that you understand that feeling.
Romeo and Juliet Full Text Online
Romeo and Juliet Packet
Finish Romeo and Juliet and the packet! It is due tomorrow!
Turn in packet at beginning of class tomorrow!