learning goal: to what extent do passages from Milton’s Paradise Lost  affect your outline of a sample essay question?

intro to Paradise Lost (1667, 1674), pp. 301-2

together, read aloud selections from Milton’s poem–take turns reading segments of 5-10 lines

p. 308 (PL 4.449-80), 309 (PL 8.250-300), 311 (PL 8.470-99)

return to outlines–to refine/adjust before projecting and explaining them to whole class


“Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you’re passionate about something, then you’re more willing to take risks.”  Yo Yo Ma, from Ms. Best’s white board

Agree or Disagree?  Victor Frankenstein would endorse this statement, but Mary Shelley would qualify it?