Sunday, September 8, 2013

Weekly Agenda 9.9-9.13

The Grapes of Wrath

MONDAY
Peer Editing
-identify WHAT, HOW, WHY
Model Essay
-What does it do? format, embedding, punctuation
California History, as if relates to GoW
HW Work on Essay

TUESDAY (Back-to-School)
Steinbeck style SAVE
-imitation
Group
-answer 3 essential questions about Humanism, Socialism, and Unions
Vocabulary Lists
Prepare for Friday GoW Book Test
HW Essay due tonight by 11:59pm to turnitin.com; please bring Hard Copy Thursday

WEDNESDAY 
Steinbeck Nobel Speech
SOAPSTone
HW BRING McGraw Hill Readers tomorrow.
Study for Book Test on FRIDAY

THURSDAY
Read Steinbeck's "Americans and the Land" and write to annotations on post-its.
JOURNAL #6:  In groups of 3-4, students will share annotations and the answer questions at the end of the essay, p671:
Comp #1,2
Rhet #1,2,6
Write #1 (1-2 paragraphs)
Groups may discuss and have similar answers, but each individual must write their responses in their journal.
Decide, does Steinbeck use deductive or inductive logic in this essay.
HW Book Test tomorrow: Fill in and matching vocab, 1 OPTIC, 1 short answer. 30pts

FRIDAY
GoW Book Test: Vocab, OPTIC, short answer.

NEXT
Research Assignment SAVE
Research Assignment due Sept. 30th at 11:59pm, hardcopy due TUESDAY.
Articulate topic and find sources:
Literary Devices SAVE
Review OPTIC SAVE
The Crucible
Research Support