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End of the Quarter Test

Reading Passages

The Great Gatsby Chapter 6 passage

 

THE GREAT GATSBY

RECOMMENDED READING SCHEDULE
Chapter 1 Finish by 2/24/17 Friday
Chapter 2 Finish by 2/25/17 Saturday
Chapter 3 Finish by 2/27/17 Monday
Chapter 4 Finish by 3/1/17 Wednesday
Chapter 5 Finish by 3/3/17 Friday
Chapter 6 Finish by 3/6/17 Monday
Chapter 7 Finish by 3/8/17 Wednesday
Chapter 8 Finish by 3/10/17 Friday
Chapter 9 Finish by 9 3/11/17 Saturday
CHAPTER QUESTIONS
Questions: Click here
Chapter questions are due based on the schedule above. They can be turned in early.

 

ASSIGNMENTS: 2/6/17- 2/10/17

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
2/6/17 (B Day) MON NO CLASS NO CLASS
2/7/17 (A Day) TUE Persuasive Essay 1st Draft due.

Review Persuasive Essay Rubric

Absent? Complete a Persuasive Essay 1st Draft and email: david.boado@mnps.org

Review Persuasive Essay Rubric

2/8/17 (B Day) WED NO CLASS NO CLASS
2/9/17 (A Day) THU Essay critiques and corrections. Absent? Essay critiques and corrections. If you emailed an essay look for a response email with corrections.
2/10/17 (B Day) FRI NO CLASS NO CLASS

 

ASSIGNMENTS: 1/30/17- 2/3/17

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/30/17 (A Day) MON Notes on Persuasive Essay Absent? Review the following PowerPoint and take notes.

Persuasive Essay

1/31/17 (B Day) TUE No Class No Class
2/1/17 (A Day) WED Drafting Persuasive Essay Absent? Find a topic, and begin drafting a persuasive essay.
2/2/17 (B Day) THU No Class  No Class
2/3/17 (A Day) FRI TEST: Rhetoric

First draft of Persuasive Essay.

First draft of Persuasive Essay.

 

ASSIGNMENTS: 1/23/17- 1/27/17

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/23/17 (B Day) MON  No Class No Class
1/24/17 (A Day) TUE Close Reading: Mindy McGinnis’ “Female of the Species” excerpt. Absent: Read and annotate – The Female of the Species
1/25/17 (B Day) WED No Class No Class
1/26/17 (A Day) THU Notes on Parts of a Story: Tone, Mood, Purpose, Point of View Absent? Review the following PowerPoints and take notes.

Tone and Mood PPT

Author’s Purpose

Point of View

1/27/17 (B Day) FRI No Class No Class

ASSIGNMENTS: 1/16/17- 1/20/17

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/16/17 (A Day) MON NO SCHOOL: MLK Day
1/17/17 (B Day) TUE  No Class No Class
1/18/17 (A Day) WED GRAMMAR: Parantheses, Dashes, Brackets p. 373-376

CLOSE READING

Sula by Toni Morrison

Close Reading PowerPoint

Absent? Read the excerpt from Toni Morrison’s “Sula”. Make annotations and bring in to class.

Complete the Grammar Assignment upon returning.

1/19/17 (B Day) THU  No Class  No Class
1/20/17 (A Day) FRI GRAMMAR: Ellipsis p. 390-391

Read: Personal Reflection Essay 1

Read: Personal Reflection Essay #2

Write a Personal Reflection Essay. Include at least one quote from any literature we’ve covered in class.

Absent? Complete the assignments listed on the left and turn them in when you return.

ASSIGNMENTS: 1/9/17- 1/13/17

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/9/17 (A Day) MON GRAMMAR: Colons p.370-373

CLOSE READING

Sula by Toni Morrison

Close Reading PowerPoint

Absent? Read the excerpt from Toni Morrison’s “Sula”. Make annotations and bring in to class.

Complete the Grammar Assignment upon returning.

1/10/17 (B Day) TUE No Class No Class
1/11/17 (A Day) WED GRAMMAR: Parantheses, Dashes, Brackets p. 373-376

CLOSE READING

Sula by Toni Morrison

Close Reading PowerPoint

Absent? Read the excerpt from Toni Morrison’s “Sula”. Make annotations and bring in to class.

Complete the Grammar Assignment upon returning.

1/12/17 (B Day) THU No Class No Class
1/13/17 (A Day) FRI GRAMMAR: Parantheses, Dashes, Brackets p. 373-376

CLOSE READING

Sula by Toni Morrison

ASSIGNMENT: Third Reading-Synthesize

Absent? Read the excerpt from Toni Morrison’s “Sula”. Make annotations and bring in to class.

List comparison’s of themes and details with Morrison’s “Sula”.

ASSIGNMENTS: 1/5/17- 1/6/17

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/5/17 (A Day) THU GRAMMAR: Semicolons p.366-370

CLOSE READING

Sula by Toni Morrison

Close Reading PowerPoint

Absent? Read the excerpt from Toni Morrison’s SULA. Make annotations and bring in to class.

Complete the Grammar Assignment upon returning.

1/7/16 (B Day) FRI No Class
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