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