Periods 1, 2 & 3 covers the following topics:
  • Wed 9/3 -- "The Monster Grendel" to "The Monster's Mother" (approx. pg 21-41)
  • Thurs 9/4 -- (as above)
  • Fri 9/5 -- "The Final Battle" (approx. pg 43-48)
  • Mon 9/8 -- Proposing possible questions for the in-class essay (on Wed)
  • Tues 9/9 -- Narrowing down possible questions & thesis statements for in-class essay (on Wed)

Periods 4 & 7 covers the following topics:
  • Wed 9/3 -- "The Monster Grendel" and "The Arrival of the Hero" (approx. pg. 21- 27)
  • Thurs 9/4 -- (as above)
  • Fri 9/5 -- "Unferth's Challenge" (approx. pg 26-30)
  • Mon 9/8 -- No discussion -- students worked on re-typing the last in-class essay
  • Tues 9/9 -- "The Battle with Grendel" (approx. pg 31-35)