Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, 11/13

PD 1- 1984 Discussion Schedule:
Weds.- Chapters 4 and 5
Thurs.-6, 7, and 8
Fri.- IX, up to page 200


PD 8-
1984 Part 3 Take-Home essays due FRIDAY
Article Response due next Weds. (no exceptions)


PDs 5/6-
Quiz on "In Rinconada" WEDNESDAY
Quiz on Unit 4 Poetry FRIDAY

As always, given worksheets will be collected before each quiz.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, 11/6 Update

Periods 5/6 
6
Starting Unit 4: “The Necklace”
7
Continuing and Reviewing “The Necklace”
8
PERIOD 5- Reviewing “The Necklace”

PERIOD 6- QUIZ on “The Necklace”
9
WORK ON KEYSTONE SAMPLER 2015
10
WORK ON KEYSTONE SAMPLER 2015

“What does it mean to be free?” ESSAY DUE



Period 1
MON: 1984 Chapters 3 and 4
TUES:  Assembly during PD 1
WEDS: 1984 Chapters 5, 6, and 7; LotF writing assignment due  WEDS: 1984 Chapter 8
THURS: Theme Activity + Review
FRI: ESSAY QUIZ on 1984 Part One

Period 8 
MON: Part 2, Chapters IX and X (179-224) and review
TUES: QUIZ ON 1984 PART TWOWEDS: Chapters I and II (225-260), Theme Close-Reading Activity
THURS: Practice Prose Essay
FRI: Part 3, the rest of the novel (260-298)
 

Monday, October 30, 2017

MONDAY, 10/30 UPDATE

Periods 5/6-
FDR and JFK essays due Wednesday
Quiz on "Speech at the United Nations" Wednesday

30
SMALL GROUP WORK:
“Speech at the United Nations”

31End of 1st MP
Continuing and Reviewing “Speech at the United Nations”

1
QUIZ on “Speech at the United Nations”

SPEECH COMPARISON ESSAY DUE

INDIVIDUAL Work: Unit 3 Poetry (Caged Bird and Prison)
2
Continuing Individual Work (Unit 3 Poetry) and Reviewing
3
QUIZ ON UNIT 3 POETRY

Afterwards: New essay “What does it mean to be free?”



Period 1
FRI: LotF Chapter 9 and In-Class theme essay
MON: LotF Chapters 10, 11, and 12
TUES: Final Discussion, Out-of-Class Writing Assignment (Choice of 3)
WEDS: Overall test of LotF, theme essay activity due
THURS: Dystopian Short Story discussion (“The Pedestrian” and “Harrison Burgeron”)

FRI: 1984 Chapters 1 and 2 + Assignment of new writing assignment (Thematic Critical Review) 


Period 8
MON- Part 2, Chapters I, II, and III (105-136)
TUES- Part 2, Chapters IV and V (136-156)
WEDS- Part 2, Chapters VI, VII, and VIII (156-179)
THURS- AP EXAM MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS**** (Important- must be done in class or during an academic prep)- Will take all class + 10 minutes on Friday

FRI- AP EXAM MC QUESTION REVIEW 

Monday, October 23, 2017

MONDAY, 10/23 UPDATE

PERIODS 5/6
-Essays due TUESDAY at the start of class
-QUIZ on "Four Freedoms Speech" TUESDAY

    We will begin John F. Kennedy's inaugural address on Tuesday.


PERIOD 1
TUESDAY: QUIZ on Chapters 1-4 of Lord of the Flies
WEDS: Chapters 6 and 7
THURS: Chapter 8 and review

FRI: QUIZ on Chapters 5-8


PERIOD 8
TUESDAY: Chapters V, VI, and VIII of 1984
WEDNESDAY: Chapter VIII and review
THURSDAY: ESSAY QUIZ on Part 1
FRIDAY: Review of “Question 3” AP Essay

MONDAY: Part 2, Chapters I, II, and III 

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday 10/16 Update

Period 1

Please have Chapter 1 of Lord of the Flies read for Wednesday, Chapter 2 read for Thursday, and Chapter 3 read for Friday.

APA FINAL Drafts due 10/23.


Periods 5/6
Quiz on "Encountering the Other" TUESDAY.
We will begin Wnit 3 and nonfiction (speeches) Wednesday.

Period 8
We will discuss the two dystopian short stories given in class on Wednesday.
Please have chapters 1 and 2 of 1984 read for Thursday. 

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, 10/9

Period 1
Please see your given calendars for our class schedule.
APA rough drafts will be returned by the end of the week.

Periods 5/6
Quiz on Unit 2 Poetry- WEDNESDAY

Period 8
APA FINAL drafts due Friday.
We will discuss A Doll's House's Act 2 on Tuesday and Act 3 on Friday. 

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, 10/2 Update

Period 1:
Canterbury Tales test FRIDAY
Character Analysis Essay due WEDNESDAY


Periods 5/6
Quiz on "The Doll's House" WEDNESDAY
End-of-Unit 1 Essay due FRIDAY


Period 7
Canterbury Tales test TUESDAY