October 24-28, 2016

This week, we will finish Antigone!

Keep up with all your assignments, as the work builds upon itself. Expect a binder check soon. You should be able to locate and study the following:

Antigone Vocabulary: Hamartia, Hubris, Deus ex Machina, Peripetia, Regent, Parrallelism; Duplicity

Character Motivations Chart

Tragic Family Trivia

Identify the following characters/places: Oedipus, Jocasta, Laios, Tiresias, Creon, Polyneicies, Eteocles, Antigone, Ismene, Haemon, Sphinx, Thebes, Argos, Sophocles, Chorus, Choragos (chorus leader), Guard

You should be able to explain each of these terms/ themes of the play: Character motivations, Hamartia, Conflicting Motivations, Duplicity




October 10-14, 2016

This week we will continue our study of Antigone. Review the powerpoint on Greek drama and Sophocles on Greek  drama and Sophocles for more information.

Monday/ Wednesday

Read and review “Soul Sisters” and “Enter the King.” (p. 254-267)

Complete “Tragic Family” Trivia Game (p. 252)


Parallelism and Characterization in Antigone


1/2 and 1/2 Friday: Tao of Pooh Test

Antigone Quiz 1