Section outline

  • Monday:

    Reading: Catcher in the Rye, Chapters 5-12 due today.


    Writing assignment:

    In particular in chapter 7 (and a few other times as well), Holden says he feels "lonesome” on several occasions. Look where he says this. What other feelings does Holden frequently express? Explain how his circumstances and his family issues have created these feelings. Explain also why Holden says he is lonesome, when he is surrounded by classmates and isn't anxious to go home to his family.

    Due today -- should be 3/4 - 1 page in length.


    Vocabulary quiz / new vocabulary

    **vocabulary due next week: See below**


    Chapter 10:

    From reading the paragraph about Allie and Phoebe starting with "You should see her,” what does the content say about Holden's relationship with his sister? What does it say about Holden himself?

    Due today.


    >Reading: Catcher in the Rye, Chapter 13 due today.


    Handouts for the week: