February 1

Think About it Thursday

“Sports build good habits, confidence, and discipline.  They make players into community leaders and teach them how to strive for a goal, handle mistakes, and cherish growth opportunities.”  Julie Foudy – American retired soccer midfielder, two-time FIFA Women’s World Cup champion and Olympic gold medalist

January 24

Lesson Plans: January 28 – February 1

Pre-AP English I

1/28  MUGshot Monday – editing exercise; Expository Writing – “Words to Live By” essay DUE Friday

1/29  LTOW – euphemism; Expository Writing – “Words to Live By” essay DUE Friday

1/30  100th Day of School activities; Expository Writing – “Words to Live By” essay DUE Friday

1/31  Expository Writing DUE Friday

2/1   Counselors Visit with students about sophomore year; Writing Benchmark

English I

1/28  MUGshot Monday – editing exercise; Expository Writing – “The Dragon” students will recognize organization and structure of expository writing through analysis

1/29  1/29  LTOW – euphemism; Expository Writing – “The Invention of Foods” Students will recognize organization and structure of expository writing through analysis

1/30  100th Day of School writing activities

1/31  Writing Benchmark working on editing and revising skills

2/1 Counselors Visit with students about sophomore year; SSR novel for Book Talks in March

November 12

SAT Vocabulary List 4 Retest

ALL Freshmen:  Vocabulary retest will be offered on Wednesday, November 14 at 7:20 a.m.  If you want to take this test be in my room prior to that time because the door will be locked at 7:20 a.m. to provide a quiet environment for those working to improve their grade.  I will not open the door to let in latecomers.  Be on time.

October 14

Lesson Plans: October 15 – 19

AP English I & English I

10/15:  Students will begin reviewing for their 9 Weeks Exam which will be given on Wednesday.  The review is in the Google Classroom.  SAT Vocabulary List 3 Exam is on Thursday.

10/16:  Students will continue reviewing for their exams.

10/17:  9 Weeks Exam

10/18:  SAT Vocabulary List 3 Exam

10/19:  NO SCHOOL