BLOCKS 3A, 1B, 4B

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End of the Quarter Test

Reading Passages

The Great Gatsby Chapter 6 passage

 

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

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
2/6/17 (B Day) MON 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

2/7/17 (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 Essay critiques and corrections. Absent? Essay critiques and corrections. If you emailed an essay look for a response email with corrections.
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 Essay critiques and corrections. Absent? Essay critiques and corrections. If you emailed an essay look for a response email with corrections.

 

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

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/30/17 (A Day) MON Drafting Persuasive Essay Absent? Find a topic, and begin drafting a persuasive essay.
1/31/17 (B Day) TUE Drafting Persuasive Essay Absent? Find a topic, and begin drafting a persuasive essay.
2/1/17 (A Day) WED First draft of Persuasive Essay. Absent?First draft of Persuasive Essay.
2/2/17 (B Day) THU First draft of Persuasive Essay. Absent?First draft of Persuasive Essay.
2/3/17 (A Day) FRI Continue drafting of Persuasive Essay. Absent? Continue drafting of Persuasive Essay.

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

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/23/17 (B Day) MON Close Reading: Mindy McGinnis’ “Female of the Species” excerpt. Absent: Read and annotate – The Female of the Species
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 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

1/26/17 (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 Notes on Persuasive Essay. Absent? Review the following PowerPoint and take notes.

Persuasive Essay

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

DATE CLASSWORK ABSENT?
1/16/17 (A Day) MON NO SCHOOL

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

NO SCHOOL
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1/17/17 (B Day) TUE CLOSE READING: J. Cole’s “Change”

ASSIGNMENT: Third Reading-Synthesize

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

Listen to J. Cole’s “Change”.

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

1/18/17 (A Day) WED CLOSE READING: J. Cole’s “Change”

ASSIGNMENT: Third Reading-Synthesize

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

Listen to J. Cole’s “Change”.

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

1/19/17 (B Day) THU CLOSE READING: Read Tupac Shakur’s liberty needs glasses

Grammar: Ellipsis p. 390-391

ASSIGNMENT: Analyze the poem. Be sure to ID the theme, point of view, mood, and other literary devices.
1/20/17 (A Day) FRI To Be Announced To Be Announced

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 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.

1/11/17 (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 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.

1/13/17 (A Day) FRI CLOSE READING: J. Cole’s “Change”

ASSIGNMENT: Third Reading-Synthesize

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

Listen to J. Cole’s “Change”.

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 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.

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