Weekly outline

  • General

  • 7 August - 13 August

  • 14 August - 20 August

  • 21 August - 27 August

  • 28 August - 3 September

  • 4 September - 10 September

     

  • 11 September - 17 September

  • 18 September - 24 September

  • 25 September - 1 October

    MONDAY: Turn in all Unit Work, Review Puritan Background, The Scarlet Letter Book Check

    HOMEWORK

    TUESDAY:  Read The Scarlet Letter  Ch. 1 and discuss

    HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 2-3

    BLOCK DAY: Review Scarlet Letter Essay, Read Ch.4-6

    HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 7-10 by Monday, Ch. 1-6 Quiz Monday!!

    NO SCHOOL FRIDAY!

  • 2 October - 8 October

    Spirit Week 

    MONDAY: The Scarlet Letter Quiz Ch. 1-6

    HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 11-12

    TUESDAY: Setting Worksheet

    HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 13-14

    WEDNESDAY:  Essay reminders (symbols and thesis statement) 

    HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 15-16

    THURSDAY: Catch up on Reading and review Setting Worksheet

    HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 17-19, The Scarlet Letter Quiz  Ch. 13-19 on Tuesday

    FRIDAY: The Scarlet Leter Quiz Ch. 7-12

    HOMEWORK:

    • 9 October - 15 October

      MONDAY: Review weekend reading

      HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 20-24 by Thursday

      TUESDAY:   The Scarlet Letter Quiz Ch. 13-19

      HOMEWORK:  Finish Reading the novel 

      WEDNESDAY:  National Testing Day, NO CLASS

      HOMEWORK:

      THURSDAY:  Symbols Worksheet (Due tomorrow) 

      HOMEWORK

      FRIDAY: The Scarlet Letter Ch. 20-24 Quiz, Review Symbols Worksheet

      HOMEWORK:

      • 16 October - 22 October

        MONDAY: Review Essay (thesis statement, MLA format, works cited page, parenthetical citation), Begin document formatting

        HOMEWORK:

        TUESDAY: Begin in class writing of essay

        HOMEWORK:

        WEDNESDAY: Essay Writing

        HOMEWORK:

        BLOCK DAY: Essay Writing

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      • 23 October - 29 October

        MONDAY: Essay Due!! Transcendentalism and The Scarlet Letter wiritng assignment (see below) 

        Transcendentalism and The Scarlet Letter (1 page minimum):

        This novel conveys many Transcendental (or Anti-Transcendental) elements; what are some of the tenets of this movement which can be seen in the novel? Give quotes from the novel to support your ideas and make sure to thoroughly explain the connections. 

        HOMEWORK:

        TUESDAY: Turn in all Unit Work (see list below)

        The Scarlet Letter Unit Work 

        Setting Worksheet

        Symbols Worksheet

        Transcendentalism and The Scarlet Letter Writing Assignment

        HOMEWORK:

        WEDNESDAY: Watch Easy A

        HOMEWORK:

        BLOCK DAY: Finish Watching Easy A

        HOMEWORK: 

      • 30 October - 5 November

        MONDAY: Book Check for Of Mice and Men (postponed to 11/1) Background info on Naturalism and Realism (notes)

        HOMEWORK:

        TUESDAY:  Book Check, Read Ch. 1 in class

        HOMEWORK:

        WEDNESDAY: Read Ch. 2 in class (finish for homework)

        HOMEWORK: Finish reading Ch. 2 by Block Day 

        BLOCK DAY: Vocab Quiz #3 AND Of Mice and Men Quiz (Ch. 1-2), Read Ch. 3 in class 

        HOMEWORK: Finish Reading Ch. 3 by Monday

      • 6 November - 12 November

        MONDAY: Read Ch. 4

        HOMEWORK: Finish Ch. 4 for homework

        TUESDAY: Read Ch.5 

        HOMEWORK: Finish Ch. 5 for homework

        BLOCK DAY: Vocabulary Quiz #4, Finish reading Of Mice and Men

        HOMEWORK: Finish reading Of Mice and Men 

        FRIDAY: NO SCHOOL

        HOMEWORK: 

         

      • 13 November - 19 November

        MONDAY:  Of Mice and Men Pop Quiz on Ch. 6, Review themes and story

        HOMEWORK:

        TUESDAY: Animal Imagery Worksheet, Begin M&M movie

        HOMEWORK: 

        WEDNESDAY:  Vocabulary Quiz #5, continue watching movie

        HOMEWORK:

        BLOCK DAY: Of Mice and Men Test , finish movie

        HOMEWORK: 

      • 20 November - 26 November

        THANKSGIVING BREAK

        PLEASE PURCHASE AND BE ABLE TO ACCESS THE "MYWRITINGCOACH" AND NORTON ANTHOLOGY TEXTBOOK BY THE TIME YOU COME BACK FROM BREAK!!

        • 27 November - 3 December

          MONDAY: Read Trifles  

          HOMEWORK:

          TUESDAY:  Trifles

          HOMEWORK: 

          BLOCK DAY: Discuss Trifles and the in class essay

          HOMEWORK:

          FRIDAY: Of Mice and Men movie and comparison 

          HOMEWORK: 

           

          • 4 December - 10 December

            COMPLETE THE IN- CLASS ESSAY ALL WEEK

          • 11 December - 17 December

            Finals Week 

            CHRISTMAS BREAK HOMEWORK: Buy The Great Gatsby by F. S. Fitzgerald AND BRING IT TO CLASS ON WED, JAN 4TH!!

            • 18 December - 24 December

              • 25 December - 31 December

                • 1 January - 7 January

                • 8 January - 14 January

                  MONDAY: Begin TGG reading Ch. 2, Work on Ch. 1 Study Guide Questions

                  HOMEWORK:

                  TUESDAY: Finish reading TGG Ch. 2, Finish Study Guide Questions for Ch. 1 and 2

                  HOMEWORK:

                  WEDNESDAY: Read all of Ch. 3

                  HOMEWORK:

                  BLOCK DAY: Vocab Quiz #6, Complete Ch. 3 study guide questions, Begin Reading Ch. 4

                  HOMEWORK:

                • 15 January - 21 January

                  MONDAY: NO SCHOOL 

                  TUESDAY: Finish reading Ch. 4, Do study guide questions

                  BLOCK DAY:  The Great Gatsby Quiz Ch. 1-4Read Ch. 5

                  FRIDAY: Finish reading Ch. 5, Do SGQ

                • 22 January - 28 January

                  Monday- Read Ch. 6

                  Tuesday- Movie

                  Wednesday- Movie

                  Block Day-  Vocab Quiz #7, Read Ch. 7, Assign Gatsby Essay

                • 29 January - 4 February

                • 5 February - 11 February

                • 12 February - 18 February

                • 19 February - 25 February

                • 26 February - 4 March

                  MONDAY: Review Harlem Renaissance readings, Collect 2 HR assignments, Begin Post-Modernism Background notes

                  TUESDAY: Finish notes, begin reading Death of a Salesman 

                  BLOCK DAY: Read DOAS, Act I (pages 1000-1036)

                  FRIDAY: Finish reading Act I of DOAS

                • 5 March - 11 March

                • 12 March - 18 March

                • 19 March - 25 March

                • 26 March - 1 April

                  MONDAY: Catcher in the Rye Quiz (Ch. 1-6) 

                  HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 7

                  TUESDAY: Read Ch. 8-9

                  HOMEWORK: Read through Ch. 10

                  WEDNESDAY: Read Ch. 11-12

                  HOMEWORK: Read Ch. 13

                  BLOCK DAY: Vocab Quiz #12, Read Ch.14

                  HOMEWORK: Catch up on reading, QUIZ (Ch. 7-14) Monday

                   

                • 2 April - 8 April

                • 9 April - 15 April

                • 16 April - 22 April

                • 23 April - 29 April

                • 30 April - 6 May

                  MONDAY: Read and Annotate Shakespeare Sonnet  and Milton Poem (packet)

                  TUESDAY: Read and Annotate Dylan Thomas and Matthew Arnold Poems(packet)

                  WEDNESDAY: Read and Annotate Sharon Olds Poems (packet)

                  THURSDAY: Read and Annotate Robert Frost Poem (packet)

                  FRIDAY: Work on Poetry Project (DUE MONDAY)

                  Annotated Poems DUE MONDAY!!

                  • 7 May - 13 May

                    Poetry Projects Due

                    Presentations ALL Week

                    • 21 May - 27 May

                      FINALS 

                      • 28 May - 3 June