Sunday, April 18, 2010

Weekly Agenda April 19-23

MON
Review Multiple Choice for Passage 1
Finish Conversations Assignment, #1
Add to Word Bank
Add to K.W.L.
-timeline to war
Structure of Memoir Discussion
-review "How to Tell a True War Story"
HW Read "The Dentist" and "The Sweetheart of Tra Bong"
List of Glossary Terms in Concept Circle Formats (Expand the circle if you need)

TUES
Review Glossary and Add essential terms
-creating concept circles
-sharing and testing
Critical Essays by Smith and Smiley on the portrayal of women in The Things They Carried
-landmark marginalia
-marginalia read-around
-freewrite
HW Prepare for Socratic Fish Bowl Seminar
-Create essential Questions
AND Read "Stocking," "Church," "The Man I Killed," and "Ambush" for Thursday

WED
FishBowl Seminar
HW Journal Entry #35
Write a short essay, 3 paragraphs about perspective as it relates to "Ambush" and "The Man I Killed." Discuss repetition and voice as well.

THURS & FRI

FOLDABLES!!
Review "musts" for
-the synthesis essay
-the argument essay
-the rhetorical essay
Timing, planning and method
-AP Rubrics
-Student Samples
Multiple-Choice
-Brainstorm kinds of questions
More vocabulary for word bank
PLATOON movie excerpts
HW Read "Style," and "Speaking of Courage" for Monday.
HW Conversations #3 (via Turnitin.com) on Speaking of Courage; anyone else you get to respond outside your group is extra and will count toward your Independent Reading Presentation grade.


PRACTICE AP:
SATURDAY, SUNDAY AND TUESDAY