Monday, December 12, 2016

Weekly Agenda 12.12-12,16; 12.19

T H E   C R U C I B L E

MONDAY
Finish “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God”
-fallacies, devices, connections
Cont’ Review of ACT 2
-language and meaning/characterization
HW Make sure you have read the entire play for WEDNESDAY

TUESDAY
Digital Presentation Work DAY

WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Review Acts 2-3
-role of the court
--fallacies in argument against “witches”

HW Journals due Friday

FRIDAY
Quaker Share #9
Seminar Questions
-group preparation for Socratic Seminar
Fish Bowl Seminar (Inside/Outside) Circles
-graded discussion

MONDAY, AM FINAL
1st period-Digital Work Day

Monday, December 5, 2016

Weekly Agenda 12.5-12.9

T H E   C R U C I B L E

Pacing/READING SCHEDULE
Please read
Act III for 12/8
Act IV and Epilogue for 12/12

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Review ACT 1-Characterization and Motivation

WATCH FILM

Practice Toulmin Method

BEGIN Review ACT 2
-hysteria
--work through
Imagery: ice, fire,

Read “Sinners in the Hands of…”
-identify Fallacies
HW Read ACT 3 for THURSDAY; and turn in Their Eyes essay to turnitin.com FRIDAY.

WEDNESDAY
Vocabulary QUIZ

Share from #8: Ind. Read Book
Assign #9: Witch Hunt, due MONDAY.

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Digital Presentation WORK
(Healthy Kids Survey)

Begin review ACT 3
HW READ ACT 4 and Epilogue for MONDAY.  #9, WITCH HUNT due MONDAY.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Weekly Agenda 11.28-12.2

T H E   C R U C I B L E

Pacing/READING SCHEDULE
Please read
Act I for 11/30
Act II for 12/5
Act III for 12/8
Act IV and Epilogue for 12/12

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Finish fallacies
Toulmin Method

Background leading up to McCarthy

Assign Digital Pair Presentation, due FINALS week.
-Digital Annotation Presentation
-see assignment half-sheet
-working with PREZI
HW Read ACT 1 for Wednesday; Draft #2 due THURSDAY

WEDNESDAY
Review Act 1
-vocabulary
Characterization

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Check DRAFT 2
-Peer EDIT

Watch FILM

More review ACT 1
HW READ ACT 2 for next MONDAY; Prepare to share #8 for next TUESDAY;

#9 Create Passports for 10 Vocabulary Words.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Weekly Agenda 11.21-11.23 Thanksgiving

The Crucible

MONDAY-WEDNESDAY
Get Crucible

Check, Collect, Review
-Questions Worksheet
-Draft 1 (Draft 2 due 11/30)

Introduction to The Crucible
-background notes
-Language and Composition
--Fallacies (see definitions list)
HW Read Act 1 for next WEDNESDAY; Read Independent Book, complete Journal #8 for MONDAY.

THANKSGIVING BREAK

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Sunday, November 13, 2016

Weekly Agenda 11.14-11.18

MONDAY-WEDNESDAY
Chapter 18
-imagery
--dog
---racism
-personification
--hurricane

Criticism
-Wright
--analyze syntax
HW Introduce Essay Topics-brainstorm; finish reading chapters 19-20

Review Chapters 19-20
-finish Review Questions
Prompts
Journal Entry #7: Quickwrite a response to two prompts
HW Finish Novel for WEDNESDAY,

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Work on Graphic Organizer for one prompt, due FRIDAY

Check Review Questions, and Graphic Organizer
-feedback on working thesis
HW Complete DRAFT 1 for Monday, Review Questions will be collected.


DRAFT 2 due 11/30; Essay Due December 9th to turnitin.com

Friday, November 4, 2016

Weekly Agenda 11.7-11.10

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Review Chapters 12, 13, and 14
-style analysis

Return to intraracism  or colorism
-video
-reflection quickwrite

Caricature
-minstrel imagery
HW Begin Review Questions

WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Blues
-rhyme and meter
-formula
-content

Chapter 18
-imagery
--dog
---racism
-personification
--hurricane

Criticism
-Wright
--analyze syntax
HW Introduce Essay Topics-brainstorm; finish reading chapters 19-20

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Weekly Agenda 10.31-11.4

Their Eyes Were Watching God

MONDAY-TUESDAY
EOS Survey

More Independent Share

Review Chapters 8-11
s/m/t: T.A.C

Humor Devices:
Bertice Berry
-marginalia read-around
HW Read Chapters 12-14 for Friday; Journal due WEDNESDAY

WEDNESDAY
Collect Journal
SSR

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Continue Review Chapters 9-11
HW Mark up Berry piece for Friday.

Characterization Topic
-intraracism
--video excerpt (if time)

HW Read Chapters 15-18 for Thursday, Nov 10th

Monday, October 24, 2016

Lang. and Comp. Questions

One paragraph answering the following on Their Eyes: explain with evidence and page numbers, how Janie transforms from a wife to Logan Killicks to a wife to Joe Starks.  How is each marriage similar and different?

Language and Composition
Read Chapter 2, pp69-72; answer questions on page 73: 1, 2, 6, 7, 9, 11.  Answer in complete sentences.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Weekly Agenda 10.24-10.28

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Review Atwood piece
Chapter 6 reading quiz

Review Chapters 3-6
HW Read through Chapter 11 for Friday.
Journal #5 due Thursday

WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Introduce Elements of Humor
  • Pun, understatement, hyperbole, parody, satire, caricature, (minstrel) digression
--support material: Barry, Twain, ONION

FRIDAY
Review Chapters 7-11
-Journal Entry #6:s/m/t: T.A.C.
HW Read chapters 12-17 for Friday, Nov 4th; Journals due Monday.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Weekly Agenda 10.17-10.21

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Remaining Reading Schedule
Chapters 7-11 for Friday, Oct. 28th
Chapters 12-17 for Friday, Nov 4th
Chapters 18-20 for Thursday, Nov 10th

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Foldables: Rhetorical Essay Structure
Practice Timed Writing: Green
for Feedback


Rhetorical Timed Writing: Chavez
For Credit


WEDNESDAY (NO AM)
SSR
HW Read Chapters 4 and 5 for THURSDAY; Bring Lang. and Comp. book tomorrow.


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Review Worksheets for Their Eyes
SSR


Review Chapters 4-5
-more post-its marginalia


BARBIE
-quickwrite
-essays and analysis of images of women
Atwood’s “The Female Body”
New Barbie
HW Read Chapter 6 for MONDAY.  


Remaining Reading Schedule
Chapters 7-11 for Friday, Oct. 28th
Chapters 12-17 for Friday, Nov 4th
Chapters 18-20 for Thursday, Nov 10th

Weekly Agenda 10.17-10.21

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Remaining Reading Schedule
Chapters 7-11 for Friday, Oct. 28th
Chapters 12-17 for Friday, Nov 4th
Chapters 18-20 for Thursday, Nov 10th

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Foldables: Rhetorical Essay Structure
Practice Timed Writing: Green
for Feedback

Rhetorical Timed Writing: Chavez
For Credit


WEDNESDAY
SSR
HW Read Chapters 4 and 5 for FRIDAY; Bring Lang. and Comp. book tomorrow.


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Review Worksheets for Their Eyes
SSR


Review Chapters 4-5
-more post-its marginalia


BARBIE
-quickwrite
-essays and analysis of images of women
Atwood’s “The Female Body”
New Barbie
HW Read Chapter 6 for MONDAY.  


Remaining Reading Schedule
Chapters 7-11 for Friday, Oct. 28th
Chapters 12-17 for Friday, Nov 4th
Chapters 18-20 for Thursday, Nov 10th

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Weekly Agenda 10.10-10.14

MONDAY-TUESDAY
Hurston Biography
-dialect
-character
-role of women
-narrative mode

FOLDABLEs
-RHETORIC
--Lang. And Comp.  pp78-80

Review Chapters 1-2: style, characterization
HW Independent Book Reading Entry: Letters (A1,A2, +2 others), for Thursday.
HW Read Chapter 3, answer, How does Janie become a woman?

WEDNESDAY
HOLIDAY

THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Share out Ind. Reading

BARBIE
-quickwrite
-essays and analysis of images of women
--Atwood, Cisneros…
New Barbie

More Foldables→ do and don’t

Review Chapters 2-3.
HW Read Chapter 4, answer, how does Janie escape her marriage?

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Weekly Agenda 10.4-10.7

Tuesday
Check out Their Eyes Were Watching God
Boys Boat Draft Edit
-small group read-around (delay)


WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY
Introduction to Women’s Roles in America
-Stephen Gould’s “Women’s Brains”
--small-group reading, analysis, thesis/claim practice
--student model
--m/c
HW Read Chapter 1 of Their Eyes for Thursday.  
ESSAY DUE FRIDAY to turnitin.com


THURSDAY-FRIDAY
Their Eyes 3-Q Discussion
Hurston Biography
-dialect
-character
-role of women
-narrative mode
HW Read Chapter 2 for MONDAY.


FOLDABLEs
-RHETORIC
--Lang. And Comp.  pp78-80
HW Independent Book Reading Entry:pp1-30 Letters (A1,A2, +2 others), for next Wednesday.
NEXT WEEK: Barbie