January 6


  1. POV Analysis
  2. POV practice (completed during class)


  1. Discuss POV in three short stories
  2. Read a strong sample essay on POV in “Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge”
  3. Watch film version of “Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” (24 minutes)
    1. My link takes you to the YouTube version, but a higher quality video is available on Netflix [The Twilight Zone — Season 5, Episode 22]
    2. If you were gone, you need to watch this.
  4. Write a paragraph analyzing how Enrico (the director) uses film techniques to convey POV in his film version of “Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge”


  1. Poetry Response — Select a poem from pages 7 and 8 of the packet.  Submit your response to Turnitin.com, and bring a printed copy to class.
  2. Remember: Nicenet.org responses and TTTC MWDS due on Thursday (which is day one of our final).