February 11

Lesson Plans: February 12 – 16

Honors English I

2/12  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; EOC Constructed Response:  Students will work through revising and editing before they type their essay to submit; SAT Vocabulary List 8:  flashcards DUE Thursday 2/15  and TEST Friday 2/23

2/13  LTOTW:  ethos; EOC Constructed Response:  Students will write their own essay in response to EOC passage; SAT Vocabulary List 8:  flashcards DUE Thursday 2/15  and TEST Friday 2/23

2/14  EOC Constructed Response:  Students will write their own essay in response to EOC passage; SAT Vocabulary List 8:  flashcards DUE Thursday 2/15  and TEST Friday 2/23

2/15  EOC Constructed Response:  Students will complete their essay; SAT Vocabulary List 8 flashcards DUE with TEST  2/23

2/16  NO SCHOOL

English I

2/12  MUGshot Monday editing exercise;  SAT Vocabulary List 8:  flashcards DUE Thursday 2/15  and TEST Friday 2/23

2/13  LTOTW:  ethos; EOC Constructed Response:  Students will work through revising and editing before they type their essay to submit; SAT Vocabulary List 8:  flashcards DUE Thursday 2/15  and TEST Friday 2/23

2/14  EOC Constructed Response:  Students will write their own essay in response to EOC passage; SAT Vocabulary List 8:  flashcards DUE Thursday 2/15  and TEST Friday 2/23

2/15  EOC Constructed Response:  Students will write their own essay in response to EOC passage; SAT Vocabulary List 8 flashcards DUE with TEST  2/23

2/16  NO SCHOOL

February 5

Lesson Plans: February 5 – 9

Honors English I

2/5  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Write Like a Pro

2/6  LTOTW:  paradox; EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Introductory Paragraph Writing

2/7  EOC Extended Constructed Response:  It says/It means practice

2/8  EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Body Paragraphs

2/9  EOC Reading Passage Practice; Extended Constructed Response:  Body Paragraphs

English I

2/5  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Introductory Paragraph and Thesis statement notes and practice

2/6  LTOTW:  paradox; EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Introductory Paragraph Writing

2/7  EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Body Paragraph notes and It says/It means practice

2/8  EOC Extended Constructed Response:  Body Paragraphs

2/9  EOC Reading Passage Practice; Extended Constructed Response:  Body Paragraphs

January 31

Lesson Plans: January 29 – February 2

Honors English I

1/29  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Essay Writing Outline; SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST on Friday

1/30  LTOTW:  euphemism; EOC Informational Passage Practice; SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST on Friday

1/31  1/2 Day; Think About it Thursday journal response DUE; SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST on Friday

2/1  SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST GimKit Review

2/2  SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST

English I

1/29  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Short Constructed Response Writing Review; SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST on Friday

1/30  LTOTW:  euphemism; EOC Informational Passage Practice; SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST on Friday

1/31  1/2 Day; Think About it Thursday journal response DUE; SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST on Friday

2/1  SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST GimKit Review

2/2  SAT Vocabulary List 7 TEST

January 20

Lesson Plans: January 22 – 26

Honors English I

1/22  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Night:  Students will take a reading quiz over chapters 4-5 and read chapter 6, creating a conflict chart and answering study questions as they go; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE 1/26; TEST 2/2

1/23  LTOTW:  antithesis; Night:  Students will read chapters 7-9, creating a conflict chart and answering study questions as they go; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE 1/26 and TEST 2/2

1/24  Night:  Students will complete their conflict chart and begin an analysis project (DUE Monday, 1/29) over the memoir with TEST on Friday 1/26; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE 1/26 and TEST 2/2

1/25  Night:  Students will continue working on analysis project (DUE Monday, 1/29) with TEST tomorrow; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE tomorrow and TEST 2/2

1/26  Night TEST and analysis project DUE Monday; EOC Practice Passage; SAT Vocabulary List 7 flashcards DUE and TEST 2/2

English I

1/22  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Night:  Students will take a reading quiz over chapters 4-5; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE 1/26; TEST 2/2

1/23  LTOTW:  antithesis; Night:  Students will read chapter 6, answering study questions as they go; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE 1/26 and TEST 2/2

1/24  Night:  Students will read chapters 7-9, answering study questions as they go with TEST on Friday; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE 1/26 and TEST 2/2

1/25  Night:  Students will review memoir for TEST tomorrow; SAT Vocabulary List 7:  flashcards DUE tomorrow and TEST 2/2

1/26  Night TEST; EOC Practice Passage; SAT Vocabulary List 7 flashcards DUE and TEST 2/2

 

January 8

Lesson Plans: January 8 – 12

Honors English I  & English I

1/8  Teacher Workday

1/9  LTOTW:  allusion; Review Classroom Expectations; EOC Editing Practice

1/10  Night:  Students will do author background research on Elie Wiesel before beginning the study of his memoir

1/11  EOC Editing Practice Review; Night:  Students will read chapter 1 as a class, answering study questions as we go

1/12  Night:  Students will read chapters 2 & 3 as a class, answering study questions as we go

December 8

Lesson Plans: December 11 – 15

Honors English I

12/11  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Greek Mythology:  Binders DUE Wednesday and Unit Exam Wednesday

12/12  LTOTW:  2nd Quarter Chart is DUE; Greek Mythology:  Binders DUE tomorrow and Unit Exam tomorrow

12/13  Greek Mythology Exam; Binders DUE

12/14  Counselor Visit

12/15  Semester Exam Review

English I

12/11  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; 9 weeks review for TEST on Wednesday

12/12  LTOTW:  2nd Quarter Chart is DUE; 9 weeks review for TEST tomorrow

12/13  9 Weeks Exam

12/14  Counselor Visit

12/15  Semester Exam Review

December 3

Lesson Plans: December 4 – 8

Honors English I

12/4  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Greek Mythology:  Theseus – Students will read the story and create a notesheet and flashcards for Theseus, Aegeus, Ariadne, Corynetes, Pityocamptes, Procrustes, Sciron before completing QuickWrite #7;  SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST on Friday

12/5  LTOTW:  irony; Greek Mythology:  Theseus; SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST on Friday

12/6  Algebra I Benchmark; Greek Mythology:  Perseus – Students will read the story and create a notesheet and flashcards for Perseus, Danae, Acrisius, Medusa, Gray Sisters, Andromeda, Athena, Hermes before completing QuickWrite #8;  SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST on Friday

12/7  Greek Mythology:  Perseus; SAT Vocabulary List 6 GimKit Review for TEST tomorrow

12/8  SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST

English I

12/4  MUGshot Monday; “Gift of the Magi” Author Background Research on O Henry; SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST on Friday

12/5  LTOTW:  irony; “Gift of the Magi”  Students will read the short story and answer literary analysis questions; SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST on Friday

12/6  Algebra I Benchmark; SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST on Friday

12/7  SAT Vocabulary List 6 GimKit review

12/8  SAT Vocabulary List 6 TEST

November 27

Lesson Plans: November 27 – December 1

Honors English I

11/27  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Friday 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8; Greek Mythology:  Students will read the myth of Psyche & Eros, completing notes and character flashcards as they go over Psyche, Eros (different from day 1), Aphrodite, and Zephyrus along with QuickWrite #4

11/28  LTOTW:  pathetic fallacy; SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Friday 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8; Greek Mythology:  Students will read the myth of Daedalus, completing notes and character flashcards as they go over Daedalus, Icarus, Minos, and Minotaur

11/29  SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Friday 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8; Greek Mythology:  Students will read the myth of Narcissus and Echo, completing notes and character flashcards as they go over both Narcissus and Echo along with QuickWrite #5

11/30  SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Tomorrow 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8; Greek Mythology:  Students will read the myth of Orpheus, completing notes and character flashcards as they go over Orpheus, Eurydice, Aristeus along with QuickWrite #6

12/1  SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Today TEST Friday 12/8; Greek Mythology:  Students will read the myth of Midas, completing notes and character flashcards as they go over Midas and Apollo

English I

11/27  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Friday 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8

11/28  LTOTW:  pathetic fallacy; Sentence Structure:  Students will work to identify simple, compound, and complex sentences TEST Thursday 11/30; SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Friday 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8

11/29  Sentence Structure:  Students will review the different structures of sentences in preparation for TEST tomorrow; SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Friday 12/1 TEST Friday 12/8

11/30  Sentence Structure TEST; SAT Vocabulary List 6 flashcards DUE Tomorrow TEST Friday 12/8

12/1  Sustained Silent Reading of self-selected texts

November 12

Lesson Plans: November 13 – 17

Honors English I

11/13  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; Greek Mythology:  Students will take notes over Prometheus and create flashcards for Prometheus, Epimetheus, Hephaestus and complete QuickWrite #2; SAT Vocabulary List 5:  flashcards DUE today TEST on Wednesday

11/14  LTOTW:  denotation & connotation; Greek Mythology:  Students will take notes over Pandora and create flashcard for Pandora and complete QuickWrite #3; SAT Vocabulary List 5 GimKit for TEST tomorrow

11/15  SAT Vocabulary List 5 TEST; Greek Mythology:  Students will take notes over Demeter and create flashcards for Demeter and Persephone

11/16  Thanksgiving Activity:  Students will write a thank you letter to a faculty or staff member on the high school campus.

11/17  College/Career Fair

English I

11/13  MUGshot Monday editing exercise; “The Interlopers”  Students will read the short story in small groups before answering comprehension and analysis questions; SAT Vocabulary List 5:  flashcards DUE today TEST on Wednesday

11/14  LTOTW:  denotation & connotation; SAT Vocabulary List 5 GimKit for TEST tomorrow

11/15  SAT Vocabulary List 5 TEST

11/16 Thanksgiving Activity:  Students will write a thank you letter to a faculty or staff member on the high school campus.

11/17  College/Career Fair