Individualism & Integrity
Sophomore Honors English - SHE
What does it mean to be an individual?
How does mob mentality affect us all?
How does peer pressure affect me?
What is integrity?
Do I have it?
Is it okay to judge others?
How do my choices reflect my character...who I am?
What do I value?
How do I determine what I value?
What is my responsibility to myself? To others? To society?
Pieces of Literature
Individual Integrity - "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson
Speeches & Documents
Aphorisms by Benjamin Franklin
Declaration of Independence by Thomas Jefferson
"Gettysburg Address" by Abraham Lincoln
"Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech" by William Faulkner
"I Have a Dream" by Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Inaugural Speech" by John F. Kennedy
"The Devil and Tom Walker" by Washington Irving
"The Raven" & "The Pit and the Pendulum" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Minister's Black Veil" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
"The Life You Save May Be Your Own" by Flannery O'Connor
Edgar Allan Poe