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  • 2/20-3/23

    Continue reading our novel Brave New World.

  • 1/23/2018

    1. Get out a piece of paper for notes.

    2. Date it with today’s date and label it -- William Blake.

    3. Notes on William Blake.

    4. Read “The Lamb” & “The Tyger” and discuss.

    5. Complete analysis assignments and turn in.

  • 1/22/2018

    Reading Inventory

  • 1/16/2018

    1. Get a British Literature textbook.

    2. Open it to p.735

    3. Read “To a Mouse” and “To a Louse”

    4. Complete assignments

      1. p. 736 1-6 using complete sentences  OR

      2. p. 739 1-6 using complete sentences

    5. Turn in to tray when complete

  • 1/12/2018

    Unit 3 common assessment

  • 1/11/2018

     

    1. Get a piece of paper.

    2. Write your name and label it Notes on sonnets. Sonnet Lecture

    Read sonnets and complete handouts.

    • “Another Sonnet for Stephen”

    • Sonnet 130

    • Sonnet 18

    • Sonnet 116

    **One of these will be taken up for a major grade. I’m NOT telling you which one!

  • 1/10/2018

     

    1. Get a piece of paper.

    2. Write your name and label it Notes on sonnets. Sonnet Lecture

    Read sonnets and complete handouts.

    • “Another Sonnet for Stephen”

    • Sonnet 130

    • Sonnet 18

    • Sonnet 116

    **One of these will be taken up for a major grade. I’m NOT telling you which one!

  • 1/9/2018

     

    1. Get a textbook and a piece of paper.

    2. Read “Carpe Diem” poetry in text and answer the following:

    “To His Coy Mistress” p. 507-508

    Answer p. 508 1-5 using complete sentences.

    “To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time” p. 510-511

    Answer p. 511 1-3 using complete sentences.

  • 1/5/2018

    1. Get a handout from the basket & get a Chromebook.

    2. Begin Storyboard That assignment pertaining to the 2 poems we read and annotated yesterday.

  • 1/4/2018

    1. Grab a handout from the basket; complete the top portion where it asks you to identify the important qualities of a romantic relationship -- keep it school appropriate.

    2. On the back, write a paragraph explaining the reasons for your ranking.

    3. Take notes on pastoral poetry.

    4. Begin reading “The Passionate Shepherd to his love” & “The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd.”

    5. Answer text dependent questions for both poems.

  • November 27, 2017

    Begin reading The Other Wes Moore ch. 1

  • November 8, 2017

    1. Complete third page of bellwork front & back.

    2. Review Bellwork.

    3. Read Act III of Macbeth.

    4. Answer reading guide.
  • November 7, 2017

    Complete Act II Summary

  • November 6, 2017

    1. Get out bellwork. Complete the 2nd page FRONT & BACK.

    Review bellwork.

    2. Read Act II of Macbeth. *Remember you will get a hero point for reading a part as well as 10 points extra credit.

    3. Complete Act II reading guide.

  • October 30, 2017

    1. Do the 2nd page front and back of your bellwork packet - Unit 6 run-ons.

    2. Review answers.

    3. Read article about the Renaissance and complete handout.

    4. Review answers.

    5. Begin background info on Shakespeare & MacBeth



     

  • 10/26/17

    1. Get a bellwork packet. Complete the first page front and back.

    2. Review answers to bellwork. (Students who need to finish CT test, can do that now.

    3. Info about the Renaissance (handout) - video & article

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCz7qxmO2hA

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