Monday through Friday - Students will be given time to continue drafting the body paragraphs of their research writing assignment. Chromebooks will be available each day in class so students can work in Google Docs. Periods 3&4 will be interrupted at times throughout the week due to Keystone Testing.
Goal for the week - Complete all body paragraphs of the research writing assignment.
Monday through Friday - Students will work on various parts of the research writing assignment this week, including a thesis statement, outline, introductory paragraph, and body paragraphs. Multiple parts of the paper and MLA formatting guidelines will be explained throughout the week. Chromebooks will be available each day in class so students can work on their paper using Google Docs.
GOAL FOR FRIDAY, 5/11 - Students should have completed and typed their outline and introductory paragraph by this date. They should also have begun working on the body paragraphs of their essay. (More time will be given next week to continue drafting the body paragraphs, though Periods 3&4 will be interrupted at times by Keystone Testing.)
Monday - Topic for Research Writing Assignment Due Today; Note-taking and Databases Explained
Tuesday through Friday - Time given in class to work on researching/note-taking for research writing assignment
REMINDER: Completed Note-Taking Guides due by the end of the class period on Friday, May 4th
- Period 5 - Conclude Ch. 7 Discussion (if necessary); Read/Analyze Imagist Poetry
- Period 7 - Conclude Ch. 7 Discussion
HOMEWORK - Ch. 8&9 Quiz and Discussion Wednesday
- Period 5 - Conclude Imagist Poetry; Time to Read Ch. 8&9
- Period 7 - Read/Analyze Imagist Poetry
Wednesday and Thursday - Ch. 8&9 Quiz and Inner/Outer Circle Discussion
Friday - Read/Analyze "The Far and the Near"; Modernist Test Review; Research Writing Assignment Explained
HOMEWORK - Modernist Test Monday; Thesis/Abstracts Due Friday, May 11
Monday through Thursday - Continue Keystone Literature Exam Review (Reviewed Concepts: Tone/Mood, Context Clues, Fact vs. Opinion, Author's Purposes, Text Organization, Propaganda, Answering Constructed Response Questions Effectively)
Friday - Research Writing Introduced/Assigned
HOMEWORK - Submit a topic idea for the research writing assignment by Monday, 4/30