Forums

Dialogue is Action

Forums Closed for the Year!

Forums
 

Chisnell.com Forum

AP Literature
Posts
Topics

Class Concepts I

For ideas and issues which are built from our class discussion questions.

371
33

Invisible Man

"But to whom can I be responsible, and why should I be, when you refuse to see me?"

413
61

Antigone

“We have only a little time to please the living. But all eternity to love the dead.”

20
5

Turn of the Screw

"I daresay I fancied myself, in short, a remarkable young woman and took comfort in the faith that this would more publicly appear."

137
17

Candide

“But for what purpose was the earth formed?"

100
12

Murakami

“If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.”

159
20

Share:

Forum Reminders:

  • Only Substantive Posts earn credit.
  • Five posts/week earn 100% for that week.
  • Deadlines are Fridays at 11:59 pm.
  • Any single week can earn up to 150%:
    • Six posts = 120%
    • Seven posts = 140%
    • Eight posts = 150%
    • Nine posts = 150%, etc.
  • One successful podcast replaces 5 posts.

Substantive Posts:

  • Are usually several thoughtful sentences in length:
    • Demonstrate that reading was done or a concept is understood
      • Might quote text
    • Express a thoughtful idea about that concept/reading
    • May be questions, but if so, also speculations
  • Are constructive and productive to the discussion
  • Are supportive of other members and their ideas
  • May/should challenge/provoke/take risks in thinking