Friday, April 29, 2016

Weekly Agenda 5.2-5.5

LINK: GATSBY Reading Schedule/ MARGINALIA Handout


WEEK 2: 5.2-5.6
MONDAY-TUESDAY
Review Shared Annotations for
“The Waste Land” by T.S. Eliot

Student Facilitated Share
-share key annotations from your assignment, turn in
HW
Chapter 2 by Thursday, May 5th
Chapter 3 by Monday, May 9th


WEDNESDAY
Review AP Essays


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Review Gatsby, Chapter 1
LANDMARK HAIR
(see Marginalia Musts)
American Dream and the Individual
-character
-location (see map)
-color wheel
-symbolism/imagery

Connect story/plot, imagery back to “The Waste Land”
HW Read and Grow Post-It Hair (in your book!)

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Weekly Agenda 4.25-4.29


The Great Gatsby
Reading Schedule
WEEK 1: ELA Testing

READ
Chapter 1 by Monday, May 2nd
Chapter 2 by Thursday, May 5th
Chapter 3 by Monday, May 9th
Chapter 4 by Thursday, May 12th
Chapters 5-6 by Monday, May 16th
Chapter 7 by Thursday, May 19th
Chapter 8 by Monday, May 24th
Chapter 9 by Thursday, May 26th

Completed Color Symbolism Graphic Organizer due March 26th
Gatsby Timed Essay May 31st-June 2nd
-timed outline required
“The Waste Land” by T.S. Eliot

MONDAY
SBAC TESTING

Log in to turnitin.com and check out the rubric for your capital punishment essay.
-what kind of obvious revisions can you make
-do you need help to improve even more, ask me
-every revision should include a revised, printed essay with highlighted improvements/changes AND the essay with rubric score and comments.

WEDNESDAY
M/C Review
AP Practice
-Rhetoric
-Argument

“The Waste Land” Assignment, DUE MAY 2nd

THURSDAY
SBAC TESTING

Work on “The Waste Land” Assignment
-use laptops to access sources and to
-set up format for annotations
HW READ GATSBY, Chapter 1 for Monday, May 2nd

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Weekly Agenda 4.18-4.22

TRAVEL JOURNAL AND PACKET due THURSDAY!

MONDAY
Finish Discussion
-"Where Worlds Collide"

Lost in Translation
-review I and C of OPTIC

AP Practice
-Synthesis Review
-calculators
-Best Practices Outline
  • JOURNAL #08. AP Full Practice: Rewrite 5pts

Pick up GG

WEDNESDAY
Review Synthesis Packet
-take notes
-create working thesis and outline

THURSDAY
Travel Journal and Pamphlet due!
-Gallery Walk

Synthesis Essay
HW READ Gatsby, Chapter 1, and write 3-level Questions for MONDAY.

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Weekly Agenda 4.11-4.15

Travel, Food, and Culture



MONDAY-TUESDAY
Finish Reading Film Notes

Watch “Lost in Translation”

Read and mark up with shared annotations, Iyer’s “Where Worlds Collide”

-finish "Lost in Translation" and OPTIC

WEDNESDAY
Check OPTIC for completion

Read and annotate "Salt" excerpt from ethnography

Read and annotate Jim Haynes piece


HW Pamphlet and Journal due next TUESDAY.


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Synthesis Packet
-reviewing sources and prompt
-Activism Tourism
-FLTs/Tips
HW Prepare for Synthesis Timed Writing on MONDAY.