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JUNE 2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
3
DAY B
  • Thesis (5) and Outline (10) Due @ turnitin last night for Oryx and Crake Essay
  • Regents Review
  • 4
    Staffe Development

    No Students
    5
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    6
    DAY D
    I
  • Regents Review Practice Test

    Happy birthday, Ben!
  • 7
    DAY E


    Oryx and Crake EssayDUE @ turnitin SUNDAY
  • Happy
  • 10
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY A

    Happy
    12
    DAY B

    Happy
  • Post Course Reflection
  • 13
    DAY C

    LAST DAY OF CLASSES

    class does not meet today
    14



    Happy birthday, Josh (tomorrow)!
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    ENGLISH REGENTS
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    Happy birthday, Alexis!
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    MAY 2019

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    6
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 37-68
  • Links for Fun:
  • Alex the Parrot
  • Parrot Intelligence
  • Skin Guns "Phizer's "Nooskins"
  • 150 human animal hybrids grown in UK labs: Embryos have been produced secretively for the past three years
  • Hybrids, Chimeras, and Haldane's Rule
  • Animal-Human Hybrids Spark Controversary
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List

    HONORS: Film 1 or 2 :Prompt 1 or 2 DUE
  • 7
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    8
    DAY D
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 69-92
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links for Fun:
  • Glenn Gould
  • Violent Video Games Disrupt Emotion and Cognition in Young Men
  • "Scream Bloody Murder" CNN
  • 9
    DAY E
  • Class will not meet today :(
  • 10
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    13
    DAY A
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 95-126
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Video Glowing Animals
  • Genetic Engineering to Wipe Out Mosquitoes
  • Glow in the Dark Cats, Jellyfish, and Monkeys May Prevent AIDS and More Glow in the Dark Cats
  • Hundred Arrested in Massive Child Pornography Ring
  • Slavery and Human Trafficking
  • Anti-Trafficking Program
  • Child Trafficking and Woman in Poverty
  • Truth About Human Trafficking
  • 14
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 127-162
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links:
  • Urine Bio Fences
  • Why Do Cats Purr?
  • Purring as Healing
  • Caecotrophs
  • Rabiit's Digestion
  • 15
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    16
    DAY D
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 163-191
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links:
  • Martha Graham Inspired Theater
  • Farmworkers Left Behind: The Human Cost of Coffee Production
  • Arvalis Frogs Turn Blue While Mating
  • Research Explores Baboon Mating
  • Crabs Mating
  • Penguin Mating
  • Bride of Frankenstein
  • Watson and Crick
  • Watson and Crick Discuss How They Discovered DNA
  • Watson on How They Discovered DNA
  • 17
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 192-218
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links:
  • Lab Spins Arftifical Spider Silk Spoat/Gider
  • Coming Soon, Test Tube Burger
  • Soon, Lab Grown Meat to Feed the World
  • Lab Grown Meat: Would You Eat It?
  • Petri Dish to Dinner Plate, In-Vitro Meat Coming Soon
  • Would You Eat FrankenMeat?
  • Would Lab Grown Meat Be Better for Us and the Planet?
  • THe Fishy Risk the FDA is Taking with Your Health
  • What Are Chicken Nuggets Made Of?
  • 20
    DAY F


    HONORS: Comparative Essay DUE

    class does not meet today
    21
    DAY A
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 222-251
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links for Fun:
  • Religious Views on Cloning: NO Consensus [shows religions worldwide]
  • Cloning Myths Clarified
  • Synthetic Human Genome
  • 22
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 252-280
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List

    Happy birthday, George!!
  • Links for Fun:
  • Newtown Parents Seek a Clearer Window Into Violent Behavior
  • 23
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    24
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    27
    RECESS

    MEMORIAL DAY
    28
    DAY D
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 282-317
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links for Fun:
  • How Ebola Spreads
  • Tracking Ebola in Congo Jungle
  • Cloning Timeline
  • Religious Views on Cloning: NO Consensus [shows relions worldwide]
  • Cloning Myths Clarified
  • Pearl Jam's "Do the Evolution"
  • Choosing the Sex of Your Baby
  • Bird FluResearch Rattles Bioterrorism Field
  • 29
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 318-347
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List

    Happy birthday, Ryan!
  • Links for Fun:
  • Physics of the Future (NPR)
  • Bird FluResearch Rattles Bioterrorism Field
  • Ebola Outbreak 11/12
  • Nightline: Ebola Outbreak (8 mins)
  • Virus Cures Science Guy

    Happy birthday, Chris!
  • 30
    DAY F


    HONORS:Reflection Due

    class does not meet today
    31
    DAY A
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake 348-374
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Links for Fun:
  • Student Animated Trailer to the Novel
  • Margaret Atwood Gives You Tips on How to Write
  • Get to Know Margaret Atwood
  • Printing a Human Kidney
  • Great Pacific Garbage Patch
  • "Life After Man"
  • APRIL 2019

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    1
    DAY B
  • Re-read through paragraph 34 for HW due today
  • Zoline
  • 2
    DAY C



    class does not meet today
    3
    DAY D
  • 3rd Quarter Ends Today
  • Finish Zoline end; hand in annotations!
  • 4
    DAY E
  • HW #11 DUE
  • Outline Essay
  • Lit Devices Blended, Dos and Don'ts
  • Writing Center Resources
  • 5
    DAY F



    class does not meet today
    8
    DAY A
  • HW #12 DUE (15 points)
  • Delicatessen
  • 9
    DAY B
  • Delicatessesn
  • 10
    DAY C

    HONORS Work 1 : Prompt 5 Due OR Work 2: Prompt 1 DUE

    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY D
  • Delicatessen
  • 12
    DAY E
  • WOrk on Character Study
  • 15
    DAY F



    class does not meet today
    16
    DAY A

    Essay due @ Turnitin by midnight
  • Finish Character Study (due at end of period or take home and hand in tomorrow)
  • 17
    DAY B
  • Shakespeare Day
  • Over break, read "Sliced Crosswise Only on Tuesday World." There will be a quiz on the story.
  • EXTRA CREDIT: please watch ONE of the following films (What Happened to Monday?, Soylent Green, or Logan's Run) and you will take an EC quiz :)
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    25
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    26
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    29
    DAY C



    class does not meet today
    30
    DAY D
  • Quiz on "Sliced Crosswise Only on Tuesday World" + EC film quiz
    HONORS: Film : Prompt 1 OR Work 2: Prompt 2 DUE
  • May 1
    DAY E
  • HW #13 DUE
  • Return Time Machine
  • Discuss HW
  • It's Time to Question Bio Ethics" TedTalk

    Happy birthday, Ella!
  • May 2
    DAY F



    class does not meet today
    May 3
    DAY A
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 3-33
  • Links for Fun:
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • Artificial Organs
  • Animal-Human Hybrids Banned in Some States...
  • "Artificial liver 'could be grown'"
  • Big Ide Organ Regeneration
  • Growing Organs in the Lab
  • Genetically Altered Salmon (Newsday)
  • Artificial Human Ear Growing in Mice
  • MARCH 2019

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    4
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    5
    DAY A


    Future of Technology Excerpt DUE! FOUR copies printed for class time: please format in "book" form -- single spaced, narrow margins, landscaped, two columns. You should have two pages / sides filled with glorious prose to meet the minimum requirements. Make sure to print before class or lose ORPs
  • Peer Editing Guidelines
  • 6
    DAY B
  • HW #6 DUEQUIZ on both stories: Clarke's "The Star" & "9 Billion Names of God"
  • Written Prompt:
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • 7
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    8
    DAY D


    REVISED Excerpt due @ turnitin by midnight
    11
    DAY E
  • HW #7 DUE: quiz on chpts 1,2,3,4
  • Time Machine Online Text
  • Time Machine Vocabulary
  • 12
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    13
    DAY A
  • HW #8 DUE: quiz on chpts 5,6,7
  • Time Machine Online Text
  • Time Machine Vocabulary

    HONORS: Work 1: Prompt 3 DUE at turnitin by midnight
  • 14
    DAY B
    class cancelled.
    15
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    18
    DAY D
  • HW #9 DUE: quiz on chpts 8 and 9
  • Time Machine Online Text
  • Time Machine Vocabulary
  • 19
    DAY E
  • HW #10 DUE: quiz on chpts 10, 11, 12, epilogue
  • Time Machine Online Text
  • Time Machine Vocabulary
  • 20
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    21
    DAY A
  • Read and annotate first 5 paragraphs of Pamela Zoline's "The Heat Death of the Universe"
  • FOR HW: Reread and re-annotate in a different color what we read in class
  • Remember: this unit's grades: 3 research terms (15 pts), annotation (25 pts), discussion (25 pts) and culminating literary analysis essay at end
  • 22
    DAY B
    25
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    26
    DAY D
  • Zoline
  • 27
    DAY E


    HONORS: Work 1: Prompt 4 DUE at turnitin by midnight
    28
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    29
    DAY A
  • Zoline
  • FEBRUARY 2019

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    Jan 28
    EXAMS

    No Classes
    Jan 29
    DAY A
  • Welcome to EOW DYS!
  • Course description
  • Remind send @fa7f4h to 81010
  • In class writing: What manmade problems threaten our future?
  • In class reading: "The Last Flower" by James Thurber
  • Jan 30
    DAY B
  • HW #1 DUE : share responses
  • In class discussion: Motifs and elements in "The Last Flower"
  • Jan 31
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    1
    DAY D
  • In class reading: Adam and Eve Trope: The Last Testament Creation . In class writing: Close up on painting response: What do you see? What is the mood of the painting?
  • In Class reading and discussion: "The Garden of Earthly Delights"
  • 4
    DAY E
  • HW #2 DUE: Quiz on "Adam and No Eve"
  • Written Response to Be Handed In: "Read" "Adam and No Eve" through "The Garden of Earthly Delights. WEll developed paragraphs with specific and textual evidence
  • 5
    STAFF DAY

    NO STUDENTS TODAY
    6
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY A
  • HW #3 DUE: Quiz on "A Pail of Air"
  • Written Prompt: Select an important passage. Copy it on the looseleaf and cite. Then, discuss it in a well-developed paragraph (5-7 sentences minimum) 5 points
  • 8
    DAY B
  • HW #4 DUE: Quiz on "There Will Come Soft Rains"

    Honors Proposal due @ turnitin; you should have your books by now. Honors turnitin: id: 20263585 pw: gokturk ; remind info on packet. Follow proposal guide in packet. Print and submit with SCHREIBER HONORS CONTRACT
  • 11
    DAY C


    class does not meet today


    Honors Assignment due @ turnitin Work 1: Prompt 1
    12
    SNOW DAY

    NO SCHOOL!
    13
    DAY D
  • Work on LIT TERMS in "Soft Rains" and present to class
  • 14
    DAY E
  • Technology Unit Pre-Reading Clips
  • 2045: The Year Man Becomes Immortal
  • Ray Kurzweil 2029 Singularity Year
  • "I've Got a Secret"
  • Watson on Jeopardy
  • Watson After Jeopardy
  • Futurescape: Computer Chips in Your Brain
  • Her (movie trailer)
  • Open the pod bay doors, HAL
  • Corning Glass: A Day in the Future
  • Are Robots Hurting Job Growth? (20/20)
  • Last Days on Earth @ 16:45 mark
  • 15
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
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    25
    DAY A
  • HW #5 DUE: Quiz on Harlan Ellison's "I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream"
  • JOURNAL: coleected -- Hell. AM tells Ted, "To hell with you... but then you're there, aren't you?" Support how his statement is true using specifics from the text.

    Happy birthday, Angelica!
  • Future of Technology Excerpt
  • 26
    DAY B
  • Black Mirror's "White Christmas" first half
  • 27
    DAY C


    class does not meet today


    Honors Assignment due @ turnitin Work 1: Prompt 2
    28
    DAY D
  • Finish Black Mirror's "White Christmas"
  • MAR 1
    DAY E
  • Response to "White Christmas"


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