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BRING A BOOK

We currently set aside time to read a choice book silently in class at least once per week.

The book you choose should be at an appropriate level, capture your attention, and be at least 250 pages.

Every two weeks you must answer a question in Google Classroom about your book (20 points).

Google Classroom Codes

     English 1

 

     period 1:     wfip2a

     period 2:     ba59wn

     period 6:     689k9pa

 

     English 2

 

     period 3:     9snp8f

     period 5:     wmrwub

TURNITIN.COM Class Codes and Enrollment Keys

All Enrollment Keys (passwords to be enrolled in my class) are the same:

     integrity

 

BE SURE TO ENROLL IN THE CORRECT CLASS

Class Codes are as follows:

     Period 1   16148914

     Period 2   16148940

     Period 3   16148981

     Period 5   16148988

     Period 6   16148956

Homework Due Dates

Please note:

Monday's homework is always due on the next Monday.

Block period homework is due on the next block, unless otherwise specified.

ENGLISH 1 periods 1,2,6

DATE

CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK

DUE DATES

1/8

Welcome Back!

 

Vocab 9

Journal:

Copy and write commentary on this quote from a poem:

 “The best laid schemes of mice and men/Go often askew”

What lit devices do you see? What do you think the author’s message is?

Nonfiction in GC: "Selma"

DUE 1/22:

Journal

Vocabulary 9

Nonfiction in GC: "Selma"

1/9

Notes on Characterization

Notes on Great Depression

Notes on John Steinbeck

 

Examine/Discuss Song & Poem

Song Video - notes & further discussion

 

Write for OMaM Socratic #1

DUE 1/11:

Finish writing for Socratic (paragraphs)

1/11

Stamp Socratic Responses

Socratic

Notes on Topics (& discussion)

Pass out Study Guides

SSR

Read Chapter 1

DUE 1/16:

Chapter 1 and ch 1 Study Guide

1/16

Stamp ch 1 SG

Review responses & discuss

Journal ch 1

Read ch 2

Assign: SG Chapter 2

DUE 1/18: Chapter 2 SG
1/18

Stamp Ch 2 SG Qs

Review responses

 

Passage analysis #1 (in class)

SSR

 

Book Hunt: metaphors, foreshadowing (ch 1-2)

 

Assign: Passage Analysis #2

DUE 1/22:

Journal

Vocabulary 9

Nonfiction in GC: "Selma"

 

DUE 1/23:

Passage Analysis #2

 

1/22

Stamp Vocab 9

Stamp Journal (commentary practice)

 

DO: Vocab 10

NF in GC: "Loaded Word"

Peer Edit for Journal (swap papers, use guide - see LOCKER)

DUE 1/29:

Vocab 10

"Loaded Word"

Commentary Peer Edit and Revision

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
 

 

 

Lord of the Flies FULL TEXT Online

Click on the link!!

 

Lord of the Flies

For Reference Materials

ENGLISH 2 periods 3,5

DATE

CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK

DUE DATES

1/8

Welcome Back!

 

Nonfiction in GC: "Weisel"

Vocabulary 13

Grammar E

DUE 1/22:

Nonfiction in GC

Vocab 13

Grammar E

1/10

Revision & Edit of Essay!!!

 

REMEMBER you lose 10% for every FIXABLE mistake!!!

Use your "Resources"...

DUE 1/17:

Final draft of Compare & Contrast Essay on War Literature

1/12

Check out Night from the library

Last chance to work on the essay in class (we are here to help!)

Movie: Pearl Harbor (context for the book)

DUE 1/17:

Final draft of Compare & Contrast Essay on War Literature

1/17

Read ch 1 of Night

Watch Oprah & Wiesel at Auschwitz

Assign: Ch 2

DUE 1/19:

Ch 1 Qs

Read ch 2

Ch 2 Qs

1/19

COUNSELORS CAME IN!!!

That means all work is on hold so that they can talk to you about scheduling for the next two years at SVHS, and about college.

 
1/22

Stamp Vocab 13

Stamp Grammar E

 

DO: Vocab 14,

       Grammar F

 

Finish (?) Pearl Harbor movie

DUE 1/24:

Ch 1 Qs

Read ch 2

Ch 2 Qs

 

DUE 1/29:

Vocab 14, Grammar F

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
 

 

 

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
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