5/10/18

Honors English 11 - May 14-18


Monday through Friday - Students will continue reading/analyzing/discussing Shakespeare's Hamlet (Acts II and III)

HOMEWORK - Complete study guides for each act as you read


10th Grade English - May 14-18


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. 

5/2/18

10th Grade English - May 7-11


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.)




Honors English 11 - May 7-11


Monday - Modernism Test

Tuesday - Intro. to Hamlet

Wednesday through Friday - Reading/Discussion of Hamlet, Act I





4/26/18

10th Grade English - April 30 - May 4


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


Honors English 11 - April 30 - May 4


Monday -

  • 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

Tuesday -

  • 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




4/19/18

10th Grade English - April 23-27


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