10/17 & 10/18 English 1 & 9RCP Agendas

Homework: plot diagram and completed reading analysis questions due TOMORROW 10/19 – 10 points

10/18/17 Sneeze

In “The Cask of Amontillado” Montresor drinks to the “long life” of Fortunato.  Why is this moment significant or interesting, and why?

Reading Quiz

Reading Analysis Questions in Groups – if you need the questions, please see me


Redress = Remedy

An unreliable narrator is a character whose telling of the story is not completely accurate or credible due to problems with the character’s mental state or maturity

A reliable narrator is one who is accurate and impartial

Foreshadowing refers to the use of indicative word or phrases and hints that set the stage for a story to unfold and give the reader a hint of something that is going to happen without revealing the story or spoiling the suspense. Foreshadowing is used to suggest an upcoming outcome to the story.


Sneeze: Write a letter to your younger self telling you about something you learned, a funny story, or just something you want younger you to know.  One page.

Read the rest of EAP’s short story “The Cask of Amontillado.”

Watch the video that corresponds with the short story.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TF_sMg5pKI

Plot line diagram.

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