Week 1: Introduction to the Course: Why British Literature?
Texts: Prentice Hall Literature: British Edition -Unit 1: From Legend to History AD 449-1485 pages lxxxvi-9
Class Activities: Learning about early British History, Identifying central ideas to make an objective summary, Vocabulary Unit 1; invaders and map quiz
Assignments Due: Vocabulary Cards 1
Due to limited class time, students will read a novel from the summer reading list on their own time prior to midterm and take a 100 point test on it.
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