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Molly Jones

 

 

 

   

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*TKaM ch 26-31 Comprehension QUIZ MONDAY 5/14

*POS/Story Elements QUIZ Tuesday 5/15

*TKaM CH 25-31 Vocab QUIZ WEDNESDAY 5/16

*IRONY QUIZ THURSDAY 5/17

 

SEMESTER EXAMS:

MON 5/21 1st and 2nd Blocks

TUES 5/22 3rd and 4th Blocks

MY EXAM WILL BE GIVEN ON TWO DAYS!!!

The Cold Reading  portion will be taken on the day students are not scheduled for an exam during that block. (1st Block students may take BOTH portions on Monday DURING SEPERATE BLOCKS)

 

FOR EXAM: 

*Cold Reading And defining Parts of Speech and Basic Literary Elements 

 

**Define, Identify and/or apply:  Irony, Character/Characterization, Mood/Tone/Theme, Point of View, Story Elements, Literary Conflicts, Story Structure (Plot Diagram)  & TO KILL A MOCKING BIRD:

Comprehension Qs and Character Identification ***NO VOCAB

 

 

 

 

*While reading TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD- students SHOULD EXPECT A QUIZ anytime they are to read independently.

(This includes completing chapters begun in class)

 

***Students are responsible for checking website and keeping up with reading even when they are absent!

 

***TKAM chapter vocab and comprehension Quizzes will be averaged into

TEST GRADES

 

 

***Vocabulary Quizzes will be averaged together in groups of 4 or 5 and averaged into a TEST GRADE

 

***Literature and Grammar Quizzes will be averaged into TEST GRADES, respectively.

 

Parts of Speech are to be defined on EVERY Grammar QUIZ/TEST as well as EXAMS

Basic Story Elements are to be defined on EVERY LITERATURE QUIZ/TEST as well as EXAMS  

 

 


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Extended Learning Daily 3:30-4:30
Tutoring, Make-up Work, Teacher Conferences

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5/21-5/25
MON:  1ST BLOCK EXAM- Comprehensive Portion (Students may return during 3rd or 4th block today to complete Cold Reading Portion)
            3rd-4th BLOCK EXAM- Cold Reading Portion 
 
TUES:  1st BLOCK EXAM- Cold Reading Portion (taken at designated time period)
             3rd-4th BLOCK EXAM- Comprehensive portion
                                                                           
 
WED:   MAKE UP DAY- Attendance of NON-TESTING Students NOT REQUIRED TO ATTEND
 
THURS:  MAKE UP DAY- Attendance of NON-TESTING Students NOT REQUIRED TO ATTEND
 
FRI:        Staff Development- TEACHERS ONLY
 
 
 5/14-5/18
 
 
MON:  Bellwork
TKaM ch 26-31 Comprehension QUIZ
Ch 26-31 Qs due for a grade
Teacher will discuss  Literary Irony with students
Students will take notes on irony and use notes to complete practice activity
HW:  Study for TKAM ch 26-31 vocab QUIZ of Wednesday
 
TUES:  Bellwork
Students will begin watching the film To Kill a Mockingbird and taking notes comparing and contrasting the novel and film.
HW:  Study for TKAM ch 26-31 vocab QUIZ of Wednesday
 
WED:  Bellwork
TKAM CH 26-31 Vocab QUIZ
NOVELS will be taken up
teacher will review Literary Irony with students.  
Students will work in pairs to complete a review activity
Students will continue watching the film To Kill a Mockingbird and taking notes comparing and contrasting the novel and film.
HW:  Sudy for Irony QUIZ
LAST DAY FOR EXTRA CREDIT
 
THURS:  Bellwork- Turn in for a grade
Irony QUIZ
Students will finsih watching the film To Kill a Mockingbird and taking notes comparing and contrasting the novel and film.
Students will use notes to complete an informative essay comparing and contrasting the film and novel.
REVIEW FOR SEMESTER EXAM
 HW:  STUDY FOR SEMESTER EXAM!!!!!!!!!!!
 
FRI: GRADUATION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  
        REVIEW DAY- 1/2 DAY for ALL STUDENTS
 HW:  STUDY FOR SEMESTER EXAM!!!!!!!!!!!
 
 
 
5/7-5/11
 
MON:  Bellwork
 
TBA due to STATE TESTING
HW:  Study for TKAN ch 16-19 vocab QUIZ
 
 
TUES:  Bellwork
TKaM ch 16-19 Vocab QUIZ (1st block will take Wed)
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 24-25 with teacher (1st block will read independently)
Students will complete TKaM ch summary and character sketches 
Students will continue working on TKaM ch 20-25 comprehension Qs 
HW:  Study for TKAM ch 20-25 Comprehension QUIZ
 
WED:   Bellwork
TKAM ch 20-25 Comprehension QUIZ
TKaM ch 20-25 Comprehension Qs DUE
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 26-28 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch summaries and character sketches 
Studnets will begin working on TKaM ch 26-28 comprehension Qs
 
  
THURS:  Bellwork
MAP TESTING IN LIBRARY
HW- Study for TKaM ch 20-25 vocab QUIZ
 
 
FRI:    Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
TKaM ch 20-25 vocab QUIZ
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 29-31 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch 29-31 Ch summary
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 29-31 Comprehension Qs
HW- Complete ch 26-31 comprehension Qs and Study for TKaM ch 26-31 Comprehension QUIZ on Monday
 
 
*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                  Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL5, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4c, 9-10 RL3, 9-10 RL6
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
4/30-5/4
MON:  Bellwork
TKaM ch 7-11 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch15 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch summary and character sketches to provide an example for students to complete on their own after future reading
Studnets will begin working on TKaM ch 15 comprehension Qs
HW:  wk 2-7 vocab *DUE WEDNESDAY and Study for TKaM ch 12-15 Comprehension QUIZ
 
TUES:  Bellwork
TKaM ch 12-15 Comprehension QUIZ
TKaM ch 12-15 comprehensions Qs due
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 16 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch summary and character sketches 
Students will continue working on TKaM ch 16 comprehension Qs 
 
WED:   Bellwork
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 17-18 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch summaries and character sketches 
Studnets will begin working on TKaM ch 17-18 comprehension Qs
  
THURS:  Bellwork
Students will readTKaM ch 19
Students will complete TKaM ch 19 Ch summary
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 19 Comprehension Qs
HW- Study for wk 2-7 Vocab QUIZ an TKaM ch 16-19 Comprehension QUIZ
 
 
FRI:    Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
TKaM ch 16-19 Comprehension Qs DUE
wk 2-7 Vocab QUIZ
TKaM ch 16-19 Comprehension QUIZ
Students will and discuss TKaM ch 20 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch 20 Ch summary
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 20 Comprehension Qs
HW- Study for TKaM ch 12-15 vocabulary for QUIZ MONDAY/TUESDAY (depending on state testing)
 
 
*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                  Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL5, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4c, 9-10 RL3, 9-10 RL6
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
 
 4/23-4/27
 
MON:  Bellwork
TKaM ch 1-6 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 7-8 with teacher
Teacher will guide students in completing TKaM ch summaries and character sketches to provide an example for students to complete on their own after future reading
Studnets will begin working on TKaM ch 7-8 comprehension Qs
HW:  wk 2-6 vocab and Study for TKaM ch 1-6 Comprehension QUIZ
 
TUES:  Bellwork
TKaM ch 1-6 Comprehension QUIZ
TKaM ch 1-6 comprehensions Qs due
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 9 with teacher
Teacher will guide students in completing TKaM ch summaries and character sketches to provide an example for students to complete on their own after future reading
Students will continue working on TKaM ch 7-9 comprehension Qs
 
 
WED:   Bellwork
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 10-11 with teacher
Teacher will guide students in completing TKaM ch summaries and character sketches to provide an example for students to complete on their own after future reading
Studnets will begin working on TKaM ch 10-11 comprehension Qs
  
THURS:  Bellwork
Students will readTKaM ch 12-13
Students will complete TKaM ch 12-13 Ch summaries
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 12-13 Comprehension Qs
HW- Study for wk 2-6 Vocab QUIZ an TKaM ch 7-11 Comprehension QUIZ
 
 
FRI:    Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
TKaM ch 7-11 Comprehension Qs DUE
wk 2-6Vocab QUIZ
TKaM ch 7-11 Comprehension QUIZ
Students will and discuss TKaM ch 14 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch 14 Ch summaries
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 12-14 Comprehension Qs
HW- Study for TKaM ch 7-11 vocabulary for QUIZ MONDAY
 
 
*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                  Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL5, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4c, 9-10 RL3, 9-10 RL6
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
 
 4/16-4/20
 
MON:  Bellwork
THEME QUIZ
Students will watch and discuss a video that will introduce the time periods in which TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD was written and set.  
Students will sign out a copy of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD and begin reading ch 1
HW:  wk 2-5 vocab and Complete ch 1 of TKAM
 
TUES:  Bellwork
TBA due to State Testing
 
WED:   Bellwork
Students will read and discuss TKaM ch 1-2 with teacher
Teacher will guide students in completing TKaM ch summaries and character sketches to provide an example for students to complete on their own after future reading
Studnets will begin working on TKaM ch 1-2 comprehension Qs
HW: complete TKaM ch 1-2 comprehension Qs
 
 
THURS:  Bellwork
Students will readTKaM ch 3-4 
Students will complete TKaM ch 3-4 Ch summaries
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 3-4 Comprehension Qs
HW- Study for wk 2-5 Vocab QUIZ
 
 
FRI:    Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
wk 2-5 Vocab QUIZ
Students will and discuss TKaM ch 5-6 with teacher
Students will complete TKaM ch 5-6 Ch summaries
Studnmets will fill in information on their TKaM character sketches
Studnets will answer ch 35-6 Comprehension Qs
HW- Study for TKaM ch 1-6 vocabulary for QUIZ MONDAY
 
 
*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                  Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL5, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4c, 9-10 RL3, 9-10 RL6
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
  4/9-4/13
 
MON  :Bellwork
Students finish taking notes on Characterization and then read a brief story and use their notes to identify character traits and types of characterizations.  Students will use this information to complete journal assignments
Students will cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will take notes on Connotation and Denotation and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW:   wk 2-4 vocab and study for Character/Characterization QUIZ 

TUES: Bellwork

Character/characterization QUIZ
Students will take  notes on Mood/Tone 
Students will watch a short video to identify mood and tone (using notes)
Students will use video notes to cut and paste activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW:  Study for Mood/Tone QUIZ (Thursday)

WED: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Theme 
Students will watch short videos to identify mood and tone (using notes)
Students will use video notes to cut and paste activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Teacher will review wk 2-4 vocab (time permitting)
HW:  Study for wk 2-4 vocab QUIZ And Mood/Tone QUIZ 
         *Make sure that interactive notebooks are complete

THURS:  Bellwork
Students will complete  INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS and turn in for a grade
wk 2-4 vocab QUIZ 
Mood/Tone QUIZ 
 
 
 
FRI:  Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
Students will read and annotate a shorty story (taking note of mood/tone/theme and characterization) and then answer comprehension questions
HW:  Study for Theme QUIZ 
 
 
 
*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                                        Standards: 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6,  9-10RL6, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4c, 9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5b
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
 
 
4/2-4/6
 
MON  :EASTER HOLIDAY- NO SCHOOL
HW:  Study for wk 2-2 vocab QUIZ and Conflict QUIZ

TUES: Bellwork
Wk 2-2 Vocab QUIZ
Conflict QUIZ
Students will watch a short video to identify types of conflict (using notes)
Students will use video notes to cut and paste activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Wk 2-3 Vocab 

WED: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Point of View and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 
THURS:  Bellwork
Students continue taking notes on Point of View and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Review for wk 2/3 vocab Quiz- Time permitting
HW- Study for wk 2-3 Vocab and POV QUIZ
 
FRI:  Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
Wk 2/3 Vocab QUIZ
POV QUIZ
Students begin taking notes on Character Development and Characterization and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
 
 
 *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                                                      Standards: 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
3/26-3/30
 
 
MON: Bellwork
VOTEC TOUR
HW:  Wk 2-2 vocab 

TUES: Bellwork

Students will read a short story
Students will use shorty story notes to cut and paste notes into their notebooks and complete activities (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)

WED: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Literary Conflict.
Students will cut and paste notes into their notebooks and complete activities (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 
THURS:  Bellwork- TURN IN FOR A GRADE
Wk 2-1 QUIZ
Students will watch a short video to identify types of conflict (using notes)
Students will use video notes to cut and paste activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Conflict QUIZ on Tuesday 4/3 & wk 2-3 Vocab
 
 
 *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                                 Standards: 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
FRI:    
                                                 
                                                                           
 
 
 *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                                 Standards: 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA4, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
3/19-3/23
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will read and annotate an informational text and then answer comprehension questions
Students will begin taking notes on Literary Elements and Story Structure
HW:  Wk 2-1vocab 
 

TUES: Bellwork

Students will take notes on Story Structure and Literary Elements and watch short video clips to help demonstrate Story structure then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


WED: Bellwork
Students will begin taking notes on Mood and Tone and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 
 
THURS:      PARENT PICKUP- STUDENTS OUT
HW-Study for wk 2-1 vocab QUIZ
 

FRI: 
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Students will finish taking notes on Mood and Tone and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will begin taking notes on Theme 
wk 2-1 vocab QUIZ , Story Elements/Story Structure QUIZ

 
 *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                                            Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL5, 9-10LA4, 9-10RIT2, 
9-10RIT4, 9-10RIT5
*See Standards Page for more information
 
 
 
 
  3/12-3/16 
 
NO SCHOOL
 
 
 
  3/5-3/9
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will work in pairs or small groups to complete Phrase and Clause practices to prepare for Wednesday's QUIZ
HW- Any practice worksheets NOT completed during class

TUES: Bellwork

Students will cut and paste Sentence notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)                

Students will work in pairs or small groups to complete Sentence practices to prepare for TOMORROW'S QUIZ
HW- Study for PHRASE/CLAUSE/SENTENCE QUIZ and Complete any activities NOT complete in class

WED: Bellwork
Students will turn in Interactive Notebooks for a GRADE
PHRASE/CLAUSE/SENTENCE QUIZ
Teacher will review information with students for their 9wks Exam
HW- STUDY FOR EXAMS
 
THURS:  Bellwork
1st & 3rd BLOCK STUDENTS WILL TAKE THE COMPREHENSIVE PORTION OF THEIR EXAM
4Th BLOCK STUDENTS WILL TAKE THE COLD READING  PORTION OF THEIR EXAM
HW- STUDY FOR EXAMS
 
FRI: 
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
1st & 3rd BLOCK STUDENTS WILL TAKE THE COLD READING PORTION OF THEIR EXAM    
4Th BLOCK STUDENTS WILL TAKE THE COMPREHENSIVE PORTION OF THEIR EXAM
HW- Have a Fun and SAFE Spring Break
 
                                                           *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
 
 
  2/26-3/2
 
MON: Bellwork
Preposition/Interjection/Conjunction QUIZ
Students will cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW:  Wk 8 vocab 

TUES: Bellwork

Students will begin taking notes on Phrases and Clauses and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


WED: Bellwork
Students will continue taking notes on  Phrases and Clauses and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 
 
THURS:  Bellwork
Students will finish taking notes on phrases and clauses and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Review for Wk 8 vocab QUIZ (time permitting)
HW-Study for wk 8 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI: 
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
wk 8 vocab QUIZ 
Students will begin  taking notes on sentences and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Phrase/Clause/Sentence QUIZ, work on Journals
 
 
                                                           *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                                       Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
                                                                              (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 2/19-2/23
MON:   PRESIDENTS' DAY- No School!!

TUES: Bellwork
Students will Begin taking notes on Prepositions/Conjunctions/Interjections and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
HW- Wk 7 Vocab (given 2/16)
 

WED: Bellwork
Students will finish taking notes on Prepositions/Conjunctions/Interjections and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 

THURS:  Bellwork
 
Students will go to the computer lab to complete scheduling for next term 
HW: Study for wk 7 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI:   
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
wk 8 vocab QUIZ 
Review Preposition/Interjection/Conjunction
HW:  Study for Preposition/Interjection/Conjunction QUIZ

                                                       *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                          Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
                                                                 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 2/12-2/16
 
 
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will turn in interactive notebooks for a grade
Students will read and annotate an informative article and answer the accompanying comprehension Qs
Review for wk 6 vocab QUIZ
HW:  Wk 6 vocab

TUES: Bellwork

Students will begin taking notes on adjectives and adverbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


WED: Bellwork
Students will finish taking notes on adjectives and adverbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW-Study for Adj/Adv QUIZ
 
THURS:  Bellwork
Adj/Adv QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on prepositions and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Review for Wk 6 vocab QUIZ
HW-Study for wk 6 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI: 
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
wk 6 vocab QUIZ 
Students will continue taking notes on vprepositions and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


                                               *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
                                                        Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
, 9-10RIT2, 
9-10RIT4, 9-10RIT5, 9-10RIT6, 9-10RL2, 9-10RL4 
        (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
  2/5-2/9
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will receive an itemized progress report for this class- they are to get it signed and return it to me by Friday 2/9
Students will watch a video about the Civil Rights movement and then compose a brief essay about how the events in the video cab be applied tho their life.
Students will continue notes on verbals and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW:  Wk 5 Vocab, Study for Verb QUIZ

TUES: Bellwork
Verb QUIZ
Students will complete  notes on verbals and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 


WED: Bellwork
Students will begin taking notes on Direct and Indirect Objects and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Complete Dir/Indir Ob. Practice exercise 
HW- Study for Verbals QUIZ
 
THURS:  Bellwork
Verbals QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on Adjectives and Adverbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Review for Wk 4 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI:   
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
wk 5 vocab QUIZ 
Students will continue taking notes on Adjectives/Adverbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


                                                       *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
                                                          Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
                                                                 (See Standards page for more information)
 

                                                         
1/29-2/2
MON: Bellwork
HW- wk 4 vocab- Due Wed
Students will turn in interactive notebooks for a grade
Students will read and annotate an excerpt from a shots story and answer the accompanying comprehension Qs
Review for wk 3 vocab QUIZ
HW:  Study for Wk 3 Vocab QUIZ

TUES: Bellwork
Wk 3 Vocab QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW-  Complete wk 4 Vocab 

WED: Bellwork
Noun/ Pron oun QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW-Study for "Be Verb" QUIZ
 
THURS:  Bellwork
 "Be Verb" QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Review for Wk 4 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI:   PROGRESS REPORTS 
Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
wk 4 vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on verbs/verbals and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Verb/Verbals QUIZ

                                               *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
                                                        Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
, 9-10RIT2, 
9-10RIT4, 9-10RIT5, 9-10RIT6, 9-10RL2, 9-10RL4 
        (See Standards page for more information)
 
1/22-1/26

MON: Bellwork
Materials check for a grade
Teacher will give instructions and demonstrate how to construct interactive notebooks 
Students will begin taking notes on parts of speech and nouns and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Teacher will review POS/Lit Elements terminology for TEST: Test will consist of defining the eight parts of speech and and matching literary terms to their definitions (these notes were taken by students on 1/5-1/9)
HW- wk 2 vocab

TUES: Bellwork
Students will continue taking notes on nouns and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will begin taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW-  STUDY FOR POS/Lit Elements terminology for TEST

WED: Bellwork
POS/Lit Elements Terminology TEST
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Wk 2 vocab review (time permitting)
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ 

THURS:  Bellwork
Wk 2 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- wk 3 vocab

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


                                               *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
                                                        Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
                                                                 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 1/15-1/19
 
MON:     School Holiday

TUES: Bellwork
Materials check for a grade
Teacher will give instructions and demonstrate how to construct interactive notebooks 
Students will begin taking notes on parts of speech and nouns and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Teacher will review POS/Lit Elements terminology for TEST: Test will consist of defining the eight parts of speech and and matching literary terms to their definitions (these notes were taken by students on 1/5-1/9)
HW- wk 2 vocab, STUDY FOR POS/Lit Elements terminology for TEST


WED: Bellwork
POS/Lit Elements Terminology TEST
Students will continue taking notes on nouns and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will begin taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)

THURS: Bellwork
MAPP Testing in the library
Wk 2 vocab review (time permitting)
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ 

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 2 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


                                               *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
                                                        Standards: 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
                                                                 (See Standards page for more information)
 
1/8-1/12
 MON:     BELLWORK- Teacher will demonstrate proper Bellwork requirements
                Teacher go over classroom rules and procedures with students.
                Teacher go over make-up policies with students.
                Teacher go over required materials with students.- DUE MONDAY
                Teacher will go over weekly vocabulary with students
                 Students will begin working on wk 1 vocab
                 HW- wk 1 vocabulary, get procedures/make-up policies signed (due Wed), begin acquiring required materials (due Mon)
                 
 
 
TUES:     BELLWORK
                Teacher will review Literary Elements with students
                Students will watch a video on the parts of speech and take guided notes
                Teacher will review Parts of Speech with students
                Students will copy definition in to notes
                HW- get procedures/make-up policies signed (due Wed), begin acquiring required materials (due Mon)
                
 
 
WED:      BELLWORK
               Students will watch videos on annotation and take guided notes
               Teacher will give notes along with videos and demonstrate proper annotation
               
               HW- begin acquiring required materials (due Mon)
 
 
 
THURS:  BELLWORK
                Students will read and annotate an excerpt from a shots story and answer the accompanying comprehension Qs
                Teacher will review weekly vocabulary with students
                HW- Study for wk 1 vocab QUIZ, begin acquiring required materials (due Mon)
 
 
FRI:        BELLWORK-Turn in for a grade
               WK 1 vocab QUIZ
              Students will read and annotate and informative test and answer accompanying comprehension questions.
 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10LA2c, 9-10LA4,  9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4c, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4,
 9-10RIT5, 9-10RIT6, 9-10RL2, 9-10RL4 
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 
1/5/18
 
FRI:  Students will copy literary terms and their definition into notes to study for an upcoming TEST
 
 
12/11-1215
 
 
 MON:     BELLWORK
TKAM ch 20-25 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read ch 29-31 and answer comprehension Qs
Students will begin watching To Kill a Mockingbird and take notes comparing and contrasting the movie and the novel- notes will be used to write an essay at the completion of the movie
HW:   Work on ch 26-31 Qs and Study for TKaM ch 26-31  QUIZ (Wed 12/13)
 
TUES:     BELLWORK
Students will continue watching To Kill a Mockingbird and take notes comparing and contrasting the movie and the novel- notes will be used to write an essay at the completion of the movie
 
HW: Complete ch 26-31 Qs and Study for TKaM ch 26-31 Quiz
 
 
WED:      BELLWORK
TKaM ch 26-31 Quiz
Students will turn in TkaM ch 26-31 comprehension Qs or a grade
Students will finish watching To Kill a Mockingbird and take notes comparing and contrasting the movie and the novel- notes will be used to write an essay at the completion of the movie
HW:  Study for TKaM ch 26-31 Vocab Quiz
 
 
 
THURS:  BELLWORK
TKaM ch 26-31 Vocab Quiz
Students will compose a brief essay comparing and contrasting the novel To Kill a Mockingbird to the film and turn it in for a grade
 
 
FRI:        BELLWORK-Turn in for a grade
REVIEW FOR FINAL EXAM!!!
 
     *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4,
9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5, 9-10LA5a
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 12/4-12/8
 
 MON:     BELLWORK
TKAM ch 16-19 QUIZ
Student will turn in ch 16-19 Qs for a grade
Students will read ch 23-25 and answer comprehension Qs
HW:  Wk 2-8 Vocab, Study for TKaM ch 16-19 vocab QUIZ
 
TUES:     BELLWORK
TKAM ch 16-19 VOCAB QUIZ
Students will read ch 26-31and answer comprehension Qs
HW: work on ch 20-31 Qs
 
 
WED:      BELLWORK
Students will begin watching To Kill a Mockingbird, taking comparison and contrast notes.
(notes will be used for an essay at a future date)
HW: complete ch 20-31 Qs
 
THURS:  BELLWORK
 
Students will go to the Library to take MAPP tests
HW: study for  20-25 QUIZ, study for wk 2-8 vocab QUIZ
 
 
FRI:        BELLWORK-Turn in for a grade
Wk 2-8 Vocab QUIZ
Studnets will turn in ch 20-31 Comprehension Qs for a grade
Students will finish watching To Kill a Mockingbird, taking comparison and contrast notes.
(notes will be used for an essay at a future date)
TKAM ch 20-25 QUIZ
HW: Study for TKaM Ch 26-31 Vocab QUIZ
 
 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4,
9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5, 9-10LA5a
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 11/27-12/1
 MON:     BELLWORK
TKAM ch 7-11 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read ch 15 and answer comprehension Qs
HW:  Wk 2-7 Vocab
 
TUES:     BELLWORK
Students will read ch 16-17 and answer comprehension Qs
HW: Study for ch 12-15 comprehension QUIZ
 
 
WED:      BELLWORK
Ch 12-15 Qs due for a grade
ch 12-15 comprehension QUIZ
Students will read ch 18-19 and answer comprehension Qs
HW: Study for ch 12-15 Vocab QUIZ
 
THURS:  BELLWORK
TKAM ch 12-15 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read ch 20-21 and answer comprehension Qs
HW: wk 2-7 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI:        BELLWORK-Turn in for a grade
Wk 2-7 Vocab QUIZ
Studnets will turn in ch 16-19 Comprehension Qs for a grade
Students will read ch 20-21 and answer Comprehension Qs
HW:  Study for TKAM ch 16-19 Vocab QUIZ 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4,
9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5, 9-10LA5a
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 
 11/20-11/24/17
 
 
 
 11/13-11/17
 
STUDENTS HAVE A STANDING HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT:  COMPLETE ANY READING OR CHAPTER QUESTIONS BEGUN IN CLASS!
 
 
 MON:     BELLWORK
TKAM ch 1-6 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read ch 8 and answer comprehension Qs
HW:  Wk 2-6 Vocab, Study for TKaM ch 1-6 QUIZ
 
TUES:     BELLWORK
TKaM ch 1-6 Reading QUIZ
Students will read ch 9 and answer comprehension Qs-Turn in for a grade
 
 
WED:      BELLWORK
Students will read ch 10-11 and answer comprehension Qs
 
 
THURS:  BELLWORK
Students will read ch 14-15 and answer comprehension Qs
HW: Study for wk 7-11 QUIZ wk 2-6 vocab QUIZ
 
FRI:        BELLWORK-Turn in for a grade
Wk 2-6 Vocab QUIZ
Studnets will turn in ch 7-11 Comprehension Qs for a grade
TKaM ch 7-11 QUIZ
Students will read ch 12 and answer comprehension Qs
HW:  Study for ch 7-11 Vocab QUIZ and READ ch 13
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4,
9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5, 9-10LA5a
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 11/6-11/10
 
STUDENTS HAVE A STANDING HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT:  COMPLETE ANY READING OR CHAPTER QUESTIONS BEGUN IN CLASS!
 

MON:  Bellwork

Poe QUIZ

Students will watch a brief video to introduce them to time periods important to the plot of To Kill a Mockingbird

Teacher will distribute copies of To Kill a Mockingbird to students along with comprehension questions and vocabulary (ch 1-6)

Teacher will distribute Class Progress Reports for parents to sign

HW- wk 2-5 vocab

 

TUES:  Bellwork

Teacher will distribute copies of To Kill a Mockingbird to students along with comprehension questions (ch 1-6)

Students will read ch 1-2 and answer questions

 

WED:   Bellwork

Students will read ch 3-4 and answer comprehension Qs

 

 

THURS:  Bellwork

Students will read ch 5-6 and answer comprehension Qs

HW: Study for wh 2-5 vocab QUIZ

 

FRI:  Bellwork- students will turn in for weekly grade

Wk 2-5 VOCAB QUIZ

Students will complete TKAM ch 1-6 comprehension Qs 

Students will read TKaM ch 7

HW: TKAM ch 1-6 vocab QUIZ

 

 

 

 

        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10RL2, 9-10RL3, 9-10RL4, 9-10RL6, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4,
9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5, 9-10LA5a
 (See Standards page for more information)

 

 

 
  10/30-11/3
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will  continue watching a video and taking notes on symbols found and their meanings as well as theme, mood and tone and conflict
HW- wk 2-4 vocab


TUES: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Imagery
Students will cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 
 

WED: Bellwork
Students will begin taking notes on Figurative Language
Students will cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW:  Study for Fig Lang Quiz (terminology only)


THURS: Bellwork
Fig Lang Quiz 
Students will continue taking notes on Figurative Language
Students will cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Wk 2-4 Vocab QUIZ
 

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
SCHOOL PROGRESS REPORTS DISTRIBUTED
Students will turn interactive notebooks in for a grade
Wk 2-4 Vocab QUIZ
Teacher will review Poe notes with students
Students will continue taking notes on Figurative Language and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW:  Study for Poe QUIZ
 
 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL3, 9-10 RL4, 9-10LA1, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA5, 9-10LA5a
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 
 
 10/23-10/27
 
MOM:    FALL BREAK
 
TUES:    NO SCHOOL!
 
WED:     Bellwork
Students will review notes on Symbolism and allegory and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- WK 2-3 vocab due tomorrow (assigned 10/20) and STUDY for SYMBOLISM/ALLEGORY QUIZ
 
THURS:  Bellwork
Students will review notes on Symbolism and then begin watching a video and taking notes on symbols found and their meanings as well as theme, mood and tone
SYMBOLISM/ALLEGORY QUIZ
wk 2-3 vocab quiz
 
FRI:      Bellwork- students will turn in for a grade
Students will turn in Interactive Notebooks for a grade
Wk 2-3 VOCAB QUIZ
Students will  continue watching a video and taking notes on symbols found and their meanings as well as theme, mood and tone
 
 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL1, 9-10RL2,  9-10RL4, 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 
9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5b, 9-10RIT1, 9-10RIT4
 (See Standards page for more information)
  
 10/16-10/20
 
MON: Bellwork
THEME QUIZ
Students will take notes on Connotation and Denotation
Students will use their notes to fill in and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using Students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
HW- wk 2-2 vocab and Study for Story Structure and Plot Elements QUIZ


TUES: Bellwork
Students will begin taking notes on mood and tone
Students will be given excerpts from short stories to read a discuss in small groups.
Students will use their short story to cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Mood/Tone QUIZ
 

WED: Bellwork
MOOD/TONE QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on mood and tone.  
Students will then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


THURS: Bellwork
Students begin taking notes on Symbolism.  
Teacher will give examples from literature and students will use notes to identify the symbolism and its implied meaning
HW- Study for Wk 2-2 Vocab QUIZ
 

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 2-2 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on Symbolism and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- wk 2-3 vocab DUE THURSDAY 10/26
 
 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL1, 9-10RL2,  9-10RL4, 9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA3, 9-10LA4, 9-10LA4a, 
9-10LA4d, 9-10LA5b, 9-10RIT1, 9-10RIT4
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 
 
10/9-10/13
MON: Bellwork
Students will read and annotate an informative text and answer comprehension Qs
Students will complete the accompanying activities
HW- wk 2/1 vocab 


TUES:      REPORT CARD PICK-UP TUESDAY 11:00 AM-2:00 PM, 3:00 PM-6:00 PM
Students out
 

WED: Bellwork
Students will take a tour of the Votec


THURS: Bellwork
 
Students will take notes on theme.  Students will then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Teacher will review week 2-1 vocab with students
HW- Study for Wk 2-1 Vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 2-1 Vocab QUIZ
Students will take notes on Mood and Tone and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 
 
   *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL3, 9-10RL5,  9-10RL6, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4, 9-10RIT6, 9-10RL4c
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 
 10/2-10/6
 
MON: Bellwork
Point of View QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on character types and characterization and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
HW- Study for Irony QUIZ (Wed) and EXAMS


TUES: Bellwork
Studnets will read and annotate an informative text and answer the accompanying questions
Students cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
Teacher will review Literary Irony with students
HW- Study for Irony QUIZ and make sure Interactive notebooks are completed

WED: Bellwork
Students will turn in interactive notebooks for a grade
Irony QUIZ
Mid-Term EXAM Review
HW-STUDY GOT MID-TERM EXAM!!!


THURSBellwork
MID-TERM EXAM!!!

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
MID-TERM EXAM!!!
 
 
 
 
   *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL3, 9-10RL5,  9-10RL6, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4, 9-10RIT6, 9-10RL4c
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
Image result for fall clip art 9/25-9/29
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will take notes on plot elements
Students will be given a short story to read a discuss in small groups.
Students will use their short story and notes to fill in and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using Students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
HW- wk 8 vocab and Study for Story Structure and Plot Elements QUIZ


TUES: Bellwork
Story Structure and Plot Elements QUIZ
Students will take notes on types of literary conflict and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
 

WED: Bellwork
Students will begin taking notes on types of literary characters and characterization.  Students will then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Conflict QUIZ


THURS: Bellwork
Conflict QUIZ
Students continue taking notes on types of literary characters and characterization.  Students will then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Wk 8 Vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 8 Vocab QUIZ
Students will take notes on literary point of view and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for POV QUIZ
 
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL3, 9-10RL5,  9-10RL6, 9-10RIT6, 9-10RL4c
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
 9/17-9/22
 
MON: Bellwork
Students will t cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor) 
*Notebooks will be turned in for a grade at the end of class
HW- wk 7 vocab


TUES: Bellwork
Students will report to the computer lab to begin working on ICAP
HW- Study for  Phrases/Clauses/Sentences QUIZ

WED: Bellwork
Phrases/Clauses/Sentences QUIZ
Teacher will lead a class discussion and students will take guided notes on Story Structure


THURS: Bellwork
Teacher will lead a class discussion and students will take guided notes on Mood and Tone
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 7 Vocab QUIZ
Students will watch a biographical video on Edgar Allan Poe and take guided notes in preparation for next weeks unit.
*Notes will be taken for a grade and then returned for students to study for a quiz next Wednesday (9/27)
 
        *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

Standards: 9-10 RL2, 9-10RL4,  9-10L1, 9-10LA3, 9-10RL4c, 9-10RL4d
 (See Standards page for more information)
 
 
Image result for 9/11 clip art9/11-9/15/17

MON: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Types of Sentences an phrases and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- wk 6 vocab


TUES: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Clauses and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- Study for Preposition/Conjunction/Interjection  QUIZ

WED: Bellwork
Preposition/Conjunction/Interjection  QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on Combining Sentences, then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


THURS: REALITY TOWN FIELD TRIP!
*Work will be determined and assigned to individual classes based on time allowed and students present.
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ, make sure notebooks are complete

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 6 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on Combining Sentences and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies)
STUDENTS WILL TURN IN THEIR NOTEBOOKS!!!



                                           *Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
                                              Standards:9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10RL4
                                                          (See Standards page for more information)



9/4-9/8
MON: HOLIDAY

TUES: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Adverbs and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will turn notebooks in at the end of class for a grade
HW- wk5 vocab

WED: Bellwork
. Verb QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on prepositions, then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


THURS: Bellwork
Teacher will review wk 4 vocabulary terms with students
Students will continue taking notes on prepositions and prepositional phrases and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 4 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on prepositional phrases and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)



*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
Standards:
9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10RL4
(See Standards page for more information)

8/28-9/1
MON: Bellwork
POS QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on infinitives and participles and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will receive wk 3 vocabulary
HW- complete wk 4 vocab

TUES: Bellwork
Students will take notes on Direct and indirect objects and adjectives and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- STUDY FOR VERB QUIZ & WORK ON SUMMER READING PROJECT- DUE THURSDAY

WED: Bellwork
. Verb QUIZ
Students will take notes on adverbs and begin taking notes on prepositions, then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- WORK ON SUMMER READING PROJECT- DUE TOMORROW

THURS: Bellwork
SUMMER READING PROJECTS DUE!!!!
Teacher will review wk 4 vocabulary terms with students
Students will continue taking notes on prepositions and prepositional phrases and then cut and paste notes and activities into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 4 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on prepositional phrases and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
Standards:
9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10RL4
(See Standards page for more information)

 

 

 

 


 8/21-25
MON: Bellwork
Students will begin taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will receive wk 3 vocabulary
HW- complete wk 3 vocab

TUES: Bellwork
Students will MAP test in the Library
Students will continue using annotation notes to complete annotations on A Christmas Carol excerpt and then answer comprehension Qs
HW- Students will complete any part of annotation assignment not completed in class


WED: Bellwork
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


THURS: Bellwork
Teacher will review wk 3 vocabulary terms with students
Students will take notes on direct/indirect objects and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 3 Vocab QUIZ
Students will begin taking notes on adverbs and adjectives and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
Standards:
9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d, 9-10RL1, 9-10RL2, 9-10RL4
(See Standards page for more information)


8/13-8/17
MON: Bellwork
Teacher will give instructions and demonstrate how to construct interactive notebooks
Students will begin taking notes on parts of speech and nouns and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Students will receive wk 2 vocabulary
HW- complete wk 2 vocab if not able to complete assignment during class

TUES: Bellwork
Students will continue taking notes on nouns and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)
Teacher will review POS/Lit Elements terminology for TEST: Test will consist of defining the eight parts of speech and and matching literary terms to their definitions (these notes were taken by students on 8/9-8/10)
HW- STUDY for TEST!

WED: Bellwork
POS/Lit Elements Terminology TEST
Students will begin taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)

THURS: Bellwork
MAPP Testing in the library
Wk 2 vocab review (time permitting)
HW- STUDY for vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork-students will turn in for a weekly grade
Wk 2 Vocab QUIZ
Students will continue taking notes on verbs and then cut and paste notes into their notebooks (using students' composition notebooks and art supplies provided by instructor)


*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
Standards:
9-10LA1, 9-10LA2, 9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4d
(See Standards page for more information)

 

 


8/7-8/11

 

MON: Teacher will continue introducing classroom procedures and rules
Students will complete "Bellwork" w/ teacher instruction and review of reference skills
Students will use a template to create an original "I Am" poem with teacher assistance
Teacher will introduce and students will complete wk 1 vocabulary wrksht

HW- get rules and procedures signed, bring required materials and sign up for
Remind101 (see instructions above) by WED 8/9/17

TUES: Bellwork
Students will watch a video on the parts of speech while taking guided notes
Teacher and students will review and discuss Parts of speech with students Teacher will review/introduce Literary Elements

HW- get rules and procedures signed, bring required materials and sign up for
Remind101 (see instructions above) by WED 8/9/17

WED: Bellwork
Materials check (see materials page for requirements)
Teacher will instruct students how to set up and organize the notebooks
Students will take teacher guided notes and use reference materials to define new/unfamiliar Literary Elements terminology

THURS: Bellwork
Teacher will introduce annotation
Students will watch annotation video
Students will use video ad teacher assistance to complete guided notes
Teacher will review Wk 1 vocabulary w/students

HW: STUDY for wk 1 vocab QUIZ


FRI: Bellwork
Wk 1 Vocab QUIZ
Students will use annotation notes to read/annotate an informative text and answer comprehension questions

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
Standards:
9-10LA4a, 9-10LA4c, 9-10RIT2, 9-10RIT4, 9-10RL1
(See Standards page for more information)

Aug 1st-4th

 

TUE Staff development
Freshman orientation form 6-8pm

 

WED Staff development

THURS Staff development

FRI Students will meet in their Homerooms to get their schedules and other information
Teacher will go over new and existing policies in the handbook with students
Teacher will introduce their classroom policies and procedures to students
Students will complete "get to know you" activities
Teacher will felicitate a "report building" activity for students

HW- get rules and procedures signed, bring required materials and sign up for
Remind101 (see instructions above) by WED 8/9/17

















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5/15-5/19/17

MON: Bellwork
Watch video on Shakespearean plays and sonnets so students can get a feel for the language.
Review for Shakespeare TEST
HW: STUDY FOR SHAKESPEARE TEST

TUES: Bellwork
Shakespeare TEST
Review for FINAL EXAM
HW: STUDY FOR FINALS!!!

WED: Bellwork
FINAL EXAMS
HW: STUDY FOR FINALS!!!

THURS: Bellwork
FINAL EXAM
HW: STUDY FOR FINALS!!!

FRI: Bellwork-TURN IN
REVIEW FOR FINALS
HW: STUDY FOR FINALS!!!

GRADUATION AT 7:00 @ King's Field

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

5/8-5/12

MON: Bellwork
Review for Fig Lang/Style Dev TEST (Thursday 5/11)
HW: Study for TEST, WORK ON POETRY PROJECT Due 5/12!!!

TUES: Bellwork
Shakespeare notes and discussion (notes will be repeated on 5/10 for students absent due to state testing)
HW: Study for TEST, WORK ON POETRY PROJECT Due 5/12!!!

WED: Bellwork
Shakespeare notes and discussion (notes repeated from 5/9 for students absent due to state testing)
HW: Study for TEST, WORK ON POETRY PROJECT Due 5/12!!!

THURS: Bellwork
Fig. Lang./Style. Dev. TEST
Complete Shakespeare notes and discussion
HW: COMPLETE POETRY PROJECT Due TOMORROW!
TEST GRADE!!!

FRI: Bellwork- turn in
POETRY PROJECTS DUE- NO ACCEPT IONS!!!!!
MAPP Testing in Library
Shakespeare packet and Qs
HW: STUDY FOR SHAKESPEARE TEST-TUESDAY 5/16!

Standards:
9RL1, 9RL4, 9RL10, 9LS2c, 9LA4, 9LA4a, 9LA4c, 9LA5, 9LA5a, 9LA5b, 9W3c, 9W4, 9W6
(See Standards page for more information)

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
5/1-5/5/17
MON: Bellwork
Students will complete poetry notes

 

Teacher will review and discuss Fig. Lang notes and practice from last week

 

Students will use notes to complete Fig. Lang practice (onomatopoeia, idiom, personification, hyperbole)

 

 

TUES: Bellwork
Teacher will review and discuss Stylistic Devices notes from last week

 

Students will use notes to complete practice (alliteration, consonance, assonance)

 

HW: Simile/Metaphor practice

 

 

WED: Bellwork

 

Teacher will review and discuss Poetic Devices notes

 

Students will use notes to complete practice (Rhyming patterns & Rhythm)

 

HW: Onomatopoeia, hyperbole & idiom

 

 

TURS: Bellwork

 

Teacher will review and discuss Poetic Devices notes

 

Students will use notes to complete practice (types of poems)

 

*Poetry Project guidelines handed out

 

HW: STUDY FOR VOCAB TEST #4 (wk 2/5-2/7)

 

 

FRI: Bellwork-turn in

 

VOCAB TEST #4

 

Teacher will review and discuss Poetic Devices notes

 

Students will use notes to complete practice (Poetic Voice)

 

 

HW: Fig Lang/Stylistic Devices review wrkshts

 

Standards:
9RL2, 9RL4, 9RL6, 9LA2c, 9LA4, 9LA4a, 9LA5, 9LA5a, 9W3d)
(See Standards page for more information)

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

4/24-4/28

MON: Bellwork
Teacher will review Literary elements with students for TEST Tuesday
(Conflict, Foreshadowing/flashback, mood/tone,Story Structure, POV, Irony, Character/Characterization)
HW: STUDY FOR TEST!!!!

 

TUES: Bellwork
LITERARY ELEMENTS TEST
Wk 2/6 Vocab

WED: Bellwork
Figurative Language notes (*assignments will be repeated on 4/27 for students absent due to testing)

THURS: Bellwork
Figurative Language notes (*assignments repeated from 4/26 for students absent due to testing)
HW: Study for wk 2/6 vocab QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork- turn in
Wk 2/6 vocab QUIZ
Poetic Devices notes


Standards:
9RL4, 9RL10, 9LA4, 9LA4a, 9LAa, 9RIT4
(See Standards page for more information)

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

4/17-4/21
 

MON:

TUES: Bellwork
Teacher will review Conflict, characterization and story structure notes with students
Teacher will review MDG notes and guided Qs with students
HW: STUDY FOR MDG TEST: Will cover- Vocab, story structure, conflicts, author, plot, notes, literary elements & character/characterizations

WED: Bellwork
"The Most Dangerous Game" TEST
Wk 2/5 vocab
HW: Complete wk 2/5 vocab

THURS: Bellwork
Review wk 2/5 vocab
Students will take comparison/contrast notes while viewing "The Most Dangerous Game"
Students will use comparison/contrast notes to writ a reaction to the video citing examples from both the film and the text.
HW: STUDY FOR VOCAB 2/5 QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork
Wk 2/5 Vocab QUIZ
Teacher will lead class discussion and give notes on Point of View.
Students will take notes and participate in class discussion
Students will use notes to complete POV practice exercise

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion


4/10-4/14

MON: Bellwork
Cat in the Hat Project Presentations
Students will use their texts while working with partners/ small groups to complete guided Qs about "The Most Dangerous Game"
HW: Complete MDG Qs

TUES: Bellwork
Students will complete wk 2/3 vocabulary worksheets
Teacher will give guided notes and lead student discussion on "The Most Dangerous Game"
Teacher will review MDG guided Qs with students so that any corrections can be made.

WED: Bellwork
Teacher will review Conflict, characterization and story structure notes with students
Teacher will review MDG notes and guided Qs with students
HW: STUDY FOR VOCAB TEST!!!

THURS: Bellwork- turn in
Vocab 3 TEST

FRI:

Standards:
9RL2, 9RL3, 9RL4, 9LA2c, 9LA4, 9LA4a, 9LA4c, 9LA4d
(See Standards page for more information)

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion


4/3-4/7 *Due to school closure last week, some activities have been repeated and/or amended this week.

MON: Bellwork
Richard Connell QUIZ
Students will use their texts while working with partners/ small groups to answer guided Qs about "The Most Dangerous Game" p 6-19
Teacher will review wk 2/2 vocab
HW: Wk 2/3 Vocab, STUDY FOR WK 2/2 VOCAB QUIZ!

TUES: Bellwork
Wk 2/2 Vocab QUIZ
Teacher will lead discussion and students will take guided notes on characterization
Students will use notes to identify types of characterization

 

WED: Bellwork
Teacher will review characterization and story structure notes with students
Students will use notes and text to identify plot points of "The Most Dangerous Game"
Students will use notes and text to identify character traits of the main characters in "The Most Dangerous Game"
Teacher will review wk 2/3 vocab
HW: Bring colored pencils tomorrow

 

THURS: Bellwork
Students will view a short video to reviw characterization
Students will use provided text and begin working in small groups to create character diagrams an/or plot charts of the major characters from The Cat in the Hat
HW: STUDY FOR WK 2/3 VOCAB QUIZ

 

FRI: Bellwork- turn in
wk 2/3 vocab QUIZ
Students will use provided text and complete working in small groups to create character diagrams an/or plot charts of the major characters from The Cat in the Hat
Students will present their complete diagrams to the class.

Standards:
9RL1, 9RL2, 9RL3, 9RL4, 9LA2, 9L2c, 9LA4, 9LA4a, 9RIT1, 9W1e, 9W9
(See Standards page for more information)

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

3/27-3/31 *Due to my absences last week, many activities have been repeated and/or amended this week.

MON: Bellwork
Students will read and annotate an informative text and answer the accompanying comprehension questions
Students will complete the week 2/1 vocabulary activity worksheet
HW: Study for wk 2/1 Vocab QUIZ

 

TUES: Bellwork
wk 2/1 Vocab QUIZ
Students will read and take guided notes on "The Most Dangerous Game"

 

WED: Bellwork
Teacher will review Story Structure with students
Students will discuss and take notes on the different types of literary conflicts
Students will use notes to identify elements of story structure
HW: Study for Richard Connell QUIZ

THURS: Bellwork
Richard Connell QUIZ
Students will work in small groups using notes and story (MDG) to answer
comprehension questions
Teacher will review wk 2/2 Vocab QUIZ
HW: STUDY FOR WK 2/2 VOCAB QUIZ

 

FRI: Bellwork- turn in
WK 2/2 VOCAB QUIZ
Teacher will review conflict notes with students
Students will use notes to identify types of conflict
Students will work in small groups using notes and story (MDG) to identify types of conflict within the story
Standards:
9RL1, 9RL2, 9RL3, 9RL4, 9LA2, 9L2c, 9LA4, 9LA4a, 9RIT1, 9W1e, 9W9
(See Standards page for more information)

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
 
 
3/20-3/24

MON: Bellwork
Students will read and annotate an informative text and answer the accompanying comprehension questions
Students will define the first half of "The Most Dangerous Game" vocabulary (in lit book)
HW: Students will complete the week 2/1 vocabulary activity worksheet

TUES: Bellwork
Teacher will review literary elements with students (forshadowing, irony, mood and tone)
Students will take discuss and take notes on Story Structure (Plot Structure)
Students will define the second half of "The Most Dangerous Game" vocabulary (in dictionary)

WED: Bellwork
Teacher will review Story Structure with students
Students will use notes to identify Story Structure on practice activities
Teacher will review MDG vocab with students

THURS: Bellwork
Students will take discuss and take notes on the different types of literary conflicts
Teacher will review wk 2/1 vocab with students
HW: Study for vocab 2/1 QUIZ

FRI: Bellwork- (students will complete and turn in)
Wk 2/1 Vocab QUIZ
Students will take discuss and take notes on Richard Connell and introductory information about "The Most Dangerous Game"

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
3/13-3/17



3/6-3/10

MON: Bellwork
Phrase/Clause TEST
Review for Mid-Term EXAM
HW- STUDY FOR EXAM!

TUES: Review for Mid-Term EXAM
HW- STUDY FOR EXAM!

WED: Mid-Term EXAM (4th Block)
HW- STUDY FOR EXAMS!

THURS: Mid-Term EXAMS (2nd & 3rd Blocks)
HW- STUDY FOR EXAMS!

FRI: Mid-Term EXAM (1st Block)
HW- HAVE AN AWESOME AND SAFE SPRING BREAK!!!

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
2/27-3/3

MON: Bellwork
Verbals/POS QUIZ
Students will read an annotate an informational article and then answer questions about the reading.
HW: Students will complete week 8 vocabulary activities worksheet

TUES: Bellwork
Teacher will review Verbals and POS with students
Students will take notes on different types of phrases (appositive, prepositional, gerund, infinitive, participle, adjectival, adverbial)
Students will use notes to identify types of phrases.
HW: Study for Vocab II TEST

WED: Bellwork
Teacher will review phrases with students
Students will use notes to identify types of phrases and create/revise sentences using specific types of phrases.
HW: Study for Vocab II TEST

THURS: Bellwork
Teacher will review phrases with students.
Students will take notes on types of clauses (independent and dependent)
Teacher will review wks 5-8 vocabulary with students
HW: Study for Vocab II TEST


FRI: VOCAB II TEST
Teacher will review phrases/clauses with students
Students will use notes to identify types of phrases/clauses to prepare for Test on Monday.

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

2/20-2/24

MON: PRESIDENTS' DAY

TUES: Students will read and annotate an informative text and answer Qs about it.
Students will complete wk 7 vocabulary

WED: Class discussion and notes on Verbals
Students will use notes to complete a verbals practice

THURS: Class discussion and notes on Verbals continued
Students will use notes to complete a verbals practice
Review wk 7 vocab
HW: study for wk 7 vocab QUIZ

FRI: Wk 7 Vocab QUIZ
Class discussion and notes on Verbals/phrases review
Students will use notes to complete verbals practice exercises
Students will use notes to review Parts of Speech and complete practice exercises


*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

2/13-2/17

MON: Mammoth Article Annotations and Qs
Verbals notes/practice
HW: wk 7 vocab

TUES: Amontillado Symbolism guided notes

WED: Amontillado guided packet
Wk 6 Vocab Review
HW: STUDY for Wk 6 Vocab QUIZ

THURS: Wk 6 Vocab QUIZ
Amontillado video
Amontillado Study Guide
HW: Study for Amontillado TEST

FRI: "Cask of Amontillado" TEST
Amontillado wanted poster project
HW: Complete Project

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion
2/6-2/10

MON: Symbolism notes
Cellphone Article Annotation/Qs
HW: Study for VOCAB TEST I!

TUES: VOCAB TEST I
Symbolism notes/practice
HW: wk 5 vocab


WED: Amontillado Symbolism guided notes
Foreshadowing/Flashback practice

THURS: Verbal notes/practice
vocab 5 review
HW: Study for vocab 5 QUIZ

FRI: Vocab 5 QUIZ
Verbal notes/practice
Irony practice


*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

1/30-2/3

MON: ICAP
HW: wk 4 vocab

TUES: VOTEC Tour

WED: Foreshadoing/Flashback notes
"Amontillado" group annotation

THURS: "Amontillado" group annotation continued
Wk 4 Vocab review
HW: STUDY FOR WK 4 VOCAB QUIZ

FRI: WK 4 VOCAB QUIZ
Imagery notes
"Amontillado" group annotation continued

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion


1/23-1/27

MON: MAP Testing
HW: Wk 3 Vocab

TUES: Mood/Tone Practice
Writing style practice
Sub/vrb agreement practice

WED: "The Cask of Amontillado" Vocab

THURS: Begin reading an annotating "The Cask of Amontillado"
HW: Study for Wk 3 Vocab QUIZ

FRI: Wk 3 Vocab QUIZ
Continue reading an annotating "The Cask of Amontillado"

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion

01/16-01/21

MON: MLK Holiday

 

TUES: Annotation notes
Article annotation /Qs
WK 2 Vocab
HW: STUDY for Sub/Vrb Agreement QUIZ

WED: Sub/Vrb Agreement QUIZ
Mood/Tone notes/practice
Review Poe notes
HW: Study for Poe QUIZ

 

THURS: Poe QUIZ
Verbals notes/practice
Wk 2 Vocab review
HW: study for vocab QUIZ

 

FRI: Wk 2 Vocab QUIZ
"Cask of Amontillado" vocabulary


*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion.
01/09-01/13

MON: Materials chack/ notebook setup
Annotation guided video and notes

HW: wk 1 vocabulary

TUES: Article Annotation and Qs
Sub/Verb Agreement review/practice
HW: Study for "Be" Verb QUIZ

 

WED: "Be" Verb QUIZ
Sub/Verb Agreement review/practice
Test Review
HW: Study for Literary Elements/Parts of Speech TEST

THURS: Literary Elements/Parts of Speech TEST
Phrase/Clause review and practice
Wk 1 Vocab Review
HW: Study for Wk 1 Vocab QUIZ

FRI: Wk 1 Vocab QUIZ
Phrase/Clause review and practice

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion.

01/02/17-01/06/17

MON: HOLIDAY

TUES: STAFF DEVELOPMENT

WED: WELCOME BACK
Introduce classroom procedures and rules
Go over makeup policies and required materials
Review Parts of speech and Literary Elements
HW- get rules and procedures signed/ bring required materials by Monday 1/9/17

THURS: Review Parts of speech and Literary Elements
HW- get rules and procedures signed/ bring required materials by Monday 1/9/17

FRI: MAP Testing
HW- get rules and procedures signed/ bring required materials by Monday 1/9/17

*Activities and scheduling subject to change at teacher's discretion.