JOURNAL TOPIC: [today's tunes: "Wankatakiya" and "It Is a Good Day" by Spirit Nation]
Since the words of these songs are unfamiliar, just listen to them as part of the music for now. It's a good time to think about tone and mood. Tone is the author's attitude toward the characters, the subject, and/or the audience. Mood is the emotional state of the reader. How would you describe the tone and mood of these songs? How would you describe the tone and mood of Earth on Turtle's Back?
2. Recap of yesterday's seminar
3. Literary elements in Earth on Turtle's Back
4. Vocabulary quiz
1. Please read this and come to class tomorrow prepared to discuss: