TL1 Literature 2018-19

Tuesday, November 13th


Thursday, November 8th

Into The Wild – author’s note & chapter 1

Holiday Homework

Reading list :

1.  Into The Wild (The book) on Wikipedia

2.  a map of Chris travels

3.  Into The Wild – author’s note & chapter 1

(and for those who may want to go further the whole book: Into The Wild)

Self-portrait of Christopher  McCandless with the Magic Bus found undeveloped in his camera after his death.

Thursday,  October 18th

Into The Wild (the factsheet about the film) on IMDB.com

Thursday, October 4th &  Thursday, October 11th

Pair-work: re-write the story using Morag’s point of view, and write it in the first person (350 words +/-10%)

  • put yourself in her shoes an visualize the landscape (see photos) and the scene (the four Vikings coming ashore)
  • collect vocabulary and information in the short-story which you are going to recycle in your own version
  • try to type the final version and email it to me pierre@acobas.net

Thursday, September 27th

Reading Tartan, a short-story by George Mackay Brown.

don’t hesitate to use Deepl.com to get some help.

Thursday, September 20th

Reading Tartan, a short-story by George Mackay Brown.

don’t hesitate to use Deepl.com to get some help.

Thursday, September 13th

Reading Tartan, a short-story by George Mackay Brown.

Thursday, September 6th

Reading Tartan, a short-story by George Mackay Brown.

Visualizing the scene by drawing elements. The scene takes place in the north of Scotland, near Durness and it looks like this when the weather is good!