• Welcome to Semester 2:  2019-2020

     

    Thursday March 5 and Friday March 6, 2020

    Success Criteria:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.4 Finish:  quiz next class

    Success Criteria:  I can make inferences about poetry

    2.  Literary Devices in The Odyssey:  sound effects

    3.  Words from Mythology test #2;  turn in study guide

    4.  Odyssey:  Book 6:  Princess at the River:  rhetorical analysis

    5. Sign up for presentation Books 9-12

    HW:  Read The Odyssey Books 11 and 12;  study DOL for quiz

     

    Tuesday March 3 and Wednesday March 4, 2020

    Success Criteria:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.4 #5,6,7

    Success Criteria:  I can make inferences about poetry.

    2.  Literary Devices in The Odyssey:  figurative language

    3.  Words from Mythology #2 ; test next class

    4.  Finish Poetry presentations:  SB 335-343:  write analysis paragraph

    and conclusion:  What I learned about poetry

    5.  Turn in Book 5:  First Glimpse of Odysseus

    HW:  study myth words;  review DOL;  read Odyssey Book 10

     

    Friday February 28 and March 2, 2020

    Success Criteria:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.4 #3 and #4

    Success Criteria:  I can make inferences about poetry

    2. Poetry Presentations and Paragraph #3:  turn in SB 325-334

    3.  Words from Myth #2 and Map

    4.  Finish Book 5:  analysis and turn in

    HW:  study DOL 12.4;  Read Odyssey Book 9

     

    Wednesday February 26 and Thursday February 27, 2020

    Success Criteria:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.4 #1 and #2

    Success Criteria:  I can make inferences about poetry

    2.  Poetry Presentations

    3.  Turn in Herodotus w/ paragraph of analysis

    4.  The Odyssey:  Book 5 First Glimpse of Odysseus

    HW:  study DOL;  Read Book 6

     

    Monday February 24 and Tuesday February 25, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.3 quiz:  turn in study guide

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about poetry.

    2.  Review Trojan War

    3.  Finish Odyssey test 1,2,4 and Trojan War

    4.  Herodotus and the Trojan War:  T-table  Greek v Egyptian versions

    5.  Book 5:  First Glimpse of Odysseus

    HW:  Read Book 6

     

    Thursday February 20 and Friday February 21, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.3 # 9 and #10:  test next class

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about poetry.

    1.  Literary Analysis Essay:  Introduction and Body paragraph #1 Books 1-4

    2.  Words from Myth test:  turn in guide

    3.  Odyssey test:  Books 1,2,4 and Trojan War

    HW:  study DOL 12.3 for quiz;  read Odyssey Book 5

     

    Tuesday February 18 and Wednesday February 19, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.3 #7 and #8:  test next week

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about poetry.

    2.  SB Poetry Presentations and Body paragraph #2:  turn in SB pages 306-320

    3.  Words from Mythology:  finish:  test next class

    4.  Odyssey:  Finish Book 4.  Helen w/ page of analysis;  Finish Penelope w/ page of analysis

    turn in

    HW:  study DOL;  study words from myth for test next class;  review Books 1,2,4 for test

     

    February 12 and 13, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.3 5 and 6

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about poetry.

    2.  District final/ Have you ever

    3.  SB Unit 4 Poetry:  "Abuelito Who", "Sonnet 18"

    Poetry Paragraph:  Turn in pages 306-320 w/ paragraph

    HW:  study vocab;  study DOL, Read Book 5 Odyssey

     

    February 10 and 11, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.3 3 and 4

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about poetry

    2.  SB Unit 4:  Presentation  "Ode to my Socks", "Hanging Fire"

    3.  Your name in Greek! / Words from Mythology

    4.  Odyssey:  Book 4:  Two Queens:  Helen Open mind

    HW:  study vocab for quiz;  study DOL for quiz;  read Book 4 of The Odyssey

     

    Thursday February 6 and Friday February 7, 2020

    Learning Target: I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.3 1 and 2

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about poetry.

    2.  SB Unit 4 Poetry Presentations "Ego-tripping"

    3. Words from Mythology

    4.  The Odyssey Book 2:  Assembly vocabulary/ close reading/ paragraph

    HW:  study DOL 12.3 and Words from Myth;  read Book 4 of The Odyssey

     

    Tuesday February 4 and Wednesday February 5, 2020

    Learning Target: I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.2 Quiz:  turn in study guide

    2.  Turn in TKAM Figurative Language

    3.  Poetry Presentation:  "Idendity"

    4.  Write Personal response to one of the first 5 poems

    5.  Turn in Springboard Unit 4 pages 280-304 w/ two paragraphs

    6.  The Odyssey:  Book 2:  vocab and analysis

    HW:  read The Odyssey Book 2

     

    Friday January 31 and Monday February 3

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage

    1.  DOL 12.2 #9 and #10

    2.  TKAM Figurative Language: Allusions

    3.  Poetry Presentation: "Fast Break"

    4. Write Intro to Personal Response essay

    5.  The Odyssey Book 1 finish vocabulary and analysis:  turn in

    HW; read Book 2;  study for DOL 12.2 test

     

    Wednesday January 29 and Thursday January 30

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage

    1. DOL 12.2 #7 and #8

    2.  TKAM Figurative Language:  Imagery

    3.  Poetry Presentation:  "We Real Cool"

    4. The Odyssey Book 1 Vocabulary and analysis

    HW:  study DOL 12.2 for test;  Read The Odyssey Book 2

     

    Monday January 27 and Tuesday January 28, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.2 5 and 6

    Learning Target:  I can analyze figurative language and present a poem.

    2.  Review pages 19 and 20

    3.   SB Unit 4 Presentations

    4. SB  Glossary page 291:  set up, complete for HW

    5.  The Odyssey:  Book One Vocabulary and Analysis

    HW:  Fig Lang pages 21 and 22; SB Glossary page 291;  read The Odyssey

    Book 1;  Study DOL 12.2

     

    Thursday January 23 and Friday January 24, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.2 3 and 4

    Learning Target:  I can give an oral presentation on a poem and analyze figurative language

    2.  Unit 4 Poetry Presentations

    3.  Review Fig. Lang. page 18

    4.  The Odyssey:  annotations and begin Book 1

    HW:  Fig. Lang. pages 19 and 20;  study DOL 12.2 for test;  read The Odyssey Book 1

     

    Wednesday January 22:  Freshman Safari and Scheduling

     

    Friday and Tuesday, January 17 and 21, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.2 1 and 2

    Learning Target:  I can give an oral presentation on a poem.

    2.  Review Figurative Language p 17 and sign up for presentation

    3.  Review Helen and the Trojan War

    4.  View!

    5.  Vocabulary for Book 1

    HW:  Figurative Language p 18;  Read Book 1 of The Odyssey

     

    Wednesday and Thursday January 15 and 16, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.1 quiz;  turn in study guide

    Learning Target:  I can give an oral presentation on a poem.

    2.  Turn in TKAM and get The Odyssey

    3.  SB Unit 4:  Poetry:  select a poem to present to the class and a partner

    sign up;  read Book 1 of The Odyssey;  complet page 17 of Figurative Language from TKAM

     

     Monday January 13, and Tuesday January 14, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage.

    1.  DOL 12.1 # 7,8,9:  quiz next class

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences and have evidence to back them up.

    1.  TKAM final:  Open book

    2.  Look over Unit 4 and choose a poem and partner for presentation

    HW:  Study DOL 12.1 for quiz;  scan Unit 4;  bring TKAM to turn in next class

     

    Thursday January 9 and Friday 10 January 19, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage

    1.  DOL 12.1 # 5 and 6

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences about characters and events.

    2.  TKAM Chapter 24-27 Hypocrisy

    3.  TKAM Chapters 28-31:  Halloween

    HW:  study DOL;  TKAM open book final next week

     

    Tuesday January 7 and Wednesday January 8, 2020

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage

    1.  DOL 12.1 #3 and 4

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences.

    2.  Finish SB 3.19 Analyzing the Summation Speech and turn in

    3.  Review and turn in TKAM Ch 22 and 23 Threat

    4.  Begin TKAM 24-27 Hypocrisy

    HW:  study DOL;  create timeline for the attack

     

    Monday January 6, 2020 Traditional Day

    Learning Target:  I can find and fix errors in grammar and usage

    1.  DOL 12.1 #1 and 2

    Learning Target:  I can make inferences.

    2.  TKAM:  Springboard 3.19 Analyzing the Summation Speech

    HW:  study DOL; finish questions for SB 3.19;  TKAM Ch 22 and 23 Threat