Mid County Homeschool Co-op 2016/17

A Ministry of Hillcrest Baptist Church

2015/2016 World Literature

World Literature Syllabus 2015/16

 

This year will be a “catch-all” for topics not covered in other literature classes.  Our writing focus will be on essays.  We will read The Screwtape Letters and Pride and Prejudice, along with discussing the Odyssey and Iliad, and the timeline of world literature. 

 

September 7 – intro to World Lit, discuss timeline and important books, assign Odyssey/Iliad     

September 14 – discuss Odyssey/Iliad, essay assigned

September 21 – essay due, finish Odyssey/Iliad

September 28 – discuss essays, hand out The Screwtape Letters

October 5 – chapters 1-4 due, rewritten essays due

October 12 – chapters 5-7 due

October 19 – chapters 8-9 due

October 26 – chapters 10-12 due

November 2 – chapters 13-16 due

November 9 – chapters 17-21 due

November 16 – chapters 22-26 due

November 23 – chapters 27-31 due

December 7 – assign essay, quiz over The Screwtape Letters

December 14 – essays due, return quizzes, or catch up day

January 11 – distribute Pride and Prejudice, intro material, assign paper

January 18 – chapters 1-6 due

January 25 – chapters 7-12 due, paper due

February 1 – chapters 13-18 due, return papers

February 8 – chapters 19-24 due, corrected papers due

February 15 – chapters 25-30 due

February 22 – chapters 31-36 due

February 29 – chapters 37-42 due

March 7 – chapters 43-48 due

March 21 – chapters 49-54 due

April 4 – chapters 55-61 due, assign essay

April 11 – complete Pride and Prejudice, essays due

April 18 – quiz