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JANUARY 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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RECESS

No School! Happy New Year!
2
DAY E
  • "The Masque of the Red Death"
  • 3
    DAY F
  • Finish "Masque" activities

    Oryx and Crake Essay Due at turnitin SUNDAY NIGHT. Select a topic for your essay and formulate a specific and arguable thesis before you write. Outline Help. These are generic templates and tips to help you see how detailed your outline should be!
  • Outline
  • Outline 1
  • Outline for Two Works with our without Critical Lens
  • Schreiber's Writing Center Helpful Handouts
  • Even Wiki-How Can Help You Outline
  • Tons of youtube videos on how to outline. Here's a Decent One
  • 4
    SNOW DAY
    NO SCHOOL!
    5
    SNOW DAY

    NO SCHOOL!

    Oryx and Crake Essay Due at turnitin SUNDAY NIGHT
    8
    DAY A

    9
    DAY B
  • What diseases do we fear today? In history?
  • Why It is So Hard to Cure HIV
  • Syphilis Ted Talk
  • CNN Syphilis on the Rise (2016)
  • Sontag's "The Way We Live Now"
  • Final Excerpt Project
  • 10
    DAY C
  • Pacific Waste Patch
  • TED: The Great Pacific Waste Patch
  • Great Pacific Waste Patch
  • Trash Talk
  • Crake's Vision
  • 7 Billion People (2011!)
  • 7 Billion: Are you Typical?
  • Overpopulation : what problems arise? How can they be fixed? How might this be a problem? In class assignment
  • 11
    DAY D

    12
    DAY E
  • "Sliced Crosswise Only on Tuesday World" Quiz
  • Tom Pym deserves what he gets: true or false?
  • Read and respond to "Id"
  • 15
    RECESS

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
    16
    DAY F

    Final Project Excerpt Peer Workshop: bring 4 copies printed before class; if absent, please email your copy by class time to get the credit
    17
    DAY A

    18
    DAY B
  • Happy
  • 19
    DAY C
  • Happy
    Final Project Excerpt Due at turntin by midnight
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    SEPTEMBER 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    4
    LABOR DAY

    5
    Staff Reports
    6
    DAY A
  • Welcome Back to School!

  • 7
    DAY B
  • Welcome to B17!
  • Course Description
  • "The Last Flower" by James Thurber
  • 8
    DAY C
  • HW #1 DUE (to present in class!): How did you save the world?
  • Writing Prompt: What is paradise? What do you see? Describe the setting. What is man's relationship to it? Utopia. What do you see? Describe the setting. What is man's relationship to it?
  • 11
    DAY D

    12
    DAY E
  • More imagery and "The Garden of Earthly Delights"
  • "The Garden of Earthly Delights" Tour
  • 13
    DAY F
  • HW #2 Due: Quiz on "Adam and No Eve"
  • In Class Writing Prompt : Freewrite thinker question tba
  • 14
    DAY A

  • Open School Night! Welcome, parents!
  • COURSE DESCRIPTION
  • CLASS GUIDELINES
  • 15
    DAY B


    Summer Reading Response: You will be given several prompts that thematically connect to this course. You will choose one through which to discuss Bel Canto. HW x 2 = 20 points
    18
    DAY C
  • HW #3
  • Writing Prompt: Passage analysis
  • Characterization, setting, theme
  • Cozy Catastrophe
  • 19
    DAY D

    20
    DAY E
  • Leonard Nimoy reads "And There Will Come Soft Rains"
  • Begin Pair Work: How Does the Literary Technique Selected Help Develop Theme?
  • 21
    RECESS

    No School!
    22
    RECESS

    No School!
    25
    DAY F
  • Finish Pair Work and Present Observations
  • Technology Video Clips Handout:
  • "I've Got a Secret" with Guest Raymond Kurzweil
  • IMB's Watson on Jeopardy! (2011)
  • Watson After Jeopardy
  • Her Movie Trailer
  • 26
    DAY A

    27
    DAY B
  • HW #4
  • 2045 Article Quiz
  • Movie Trailer for Chappie (2015)
  • Open the Pod Bay Doors, HAL
  • Corning (advertisement): A Day in 2020
  • Futurscape: Computer Chips in Your Brain
  • Are Robots Hurting Job Growth?
  • Humans Needs Not Apply
  • Last Days on Earth Technology Clip @ 16:45 mark
  • 28
    DAY C
  • "I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream" QUIZ
  • Harlan Ellison reads his story here
  • 29
    DAY D

    OCTOBER 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    2
    DAY E
  • "I Have No Mouth" groupwork/presentation
  • 3
    DAY F
  • Black Mirror
  • Black Mirror Essay Prompts
  • 4
    DAY A

    5
    DAY B
  • Black Mirror
  • Black Mirror Essay Prompts
  • 6
    DAY C
  • In class chromebooks: submit Black Mirror Respsonse to turnitin. Use specifics from film to support points.
  • Black Mirror Essay Prompts
  • Absolute Deadline for HONORS OPTION / HONORS PACKET & CONTRACT must be submitted signed
  • 9
    RECESS

    Columbus Day
    10
    DAY D

    11
    DAY E


    Writing Assignment 2045 DUE: FOUR COPIES; must be printed before and for class peer editing DUE; please revise and submit by midnight
    12
    DAY F

  • FINAL DRAFT of Writing Assignment 2045 print a copy for class, please in my weird formatting
  • Is Time Travel Possible?
  • Writing Prompt: If you could travel through time, where would go and why?
  • Time Machine Vocab
  • 13
    DAY A

    16
    DAY B
  • HW #5 DUE: quiz on chpts 1,2,and 3
  • Time Machine Vocab
  • Journal: Time Machine. You have a machine that will allow you to travel into the future. What do you pack? Why? What are your feelings as you set off on this journey?
  • PICTURE DAY 10:50
  • 17
    DAY C
  • HW #6 DUE: quiz on chpt 4
  • Time Machine Vocab
  • 18
    DAY D

    19
    DAY E
  • HW #7 DUE: quiz on chpts 5 & 6
  • Time Machine Vocab
  • JOURNAL. Close Reading. Select a passage from 5 or 6 to analyze. Cite.
  • 20
    DAY F
  • HW #8 DUE: quiz on chpts 7-9
  • 23
    DAY A

    24
    DAY B

    class will not meet today
    25
    DAY C
  • HW #9 DUE: quiz on chpts 10-epilogue
  • Time Machine Essay
  • 26
    DAY D

    27
    DAY E
  • HW #10 DUE
  • "The Heat Death of the Universe"
  • 30
    DAY F
  • HW #11 DUE
  • "The Heat Death of the Universe" read to paragraph 12
  • 31
    DAY A

    NOV 1
    DAY B
  • HW #11 DUE
  • "The Heat Death of the Universe" read to paragraph
  • NOV 2
    DAY C
  • HW #11 DUE
  • "The Heat Death of the Universe" read to paragraph
  • NOV 3
    DAY D

    NOVEMBER 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    6
    DAY E
  • HW #11 DUE
  • "The Heat Death of the Universe"
  • 7
    Election Day

    No Students; Staff Only
    8
    DAY F
  • HW #12 DUE
  • 9
    DAY A

    10
    RECESS

    No School
    13
    DAY B
  • HW #13 DUE
  • Mid-Course Essay
  • Kali in film
  • Writing Prompt for Cyriak's "Malfunction" -- Watch twice. The first time, identify the and the "characters" and "conflict/s" from your own interpretation. On side two, the second time, connect the animated short to Zoline's story.
  • 14
    DAY C
  • Delicatessen
  • 15
    DAY D

    16
    DAY E
  • Delicatessen
  • 17
    DAY F
  • Finish Delicatessen
  • Hand in film worksheet
  • FInish Delicatessen prompts. Wild card: Connecting The Time Machine, "The Heat Death of the Universe" and Delicatessen.... Can you do it?
  • 20
    DAY A


    ESSAY DUE @ turnitin
  • Mid-Course Essay
  • HW #14 DUE
  • It's Time to Question Bioethics Ted Talk
  • 21
    DAY B
  • Bio-ethics Scenarios s
  • It's Time to Question Bioethics Ted Talk
  • Hand in Time Machine Book, Zoline annotations, and any Writing Center slips
  • 22
    RECESS

    No School!
    23
    RECESS

    Happy Thanksgiving!
    24
    RECESS

    Food Coma Day
    27
    DAY C
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 3-33
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • 28
    DAY D

    29
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 37-68
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • 30
    DAY F
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 69-92
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • DEC 1
    DAY A

    DECEMBER 2017

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    4
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 95-126
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • 5
    DAY C
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 127-162
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • 6
    DAY D

    7
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 163-192
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • 8
    DAY F
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 192-218
  • Oryx and Crake Vocabulary List
  • See HW Page for Relevant / Interesting Links
  • 11
    DAY A

    12
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 222-251
  • 13
    DAY C
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 252-280
  • 14
    DAY D

    15
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 282-317
  • 18
    DAY F
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 318-347
  • 19
    DAY A

    20
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Oryx and Crake pages 348-374
  • 21
    DAY C
  • Class can not meet today; my little guy is really sick :( Please work on your JOURNEY MAPS (due after break; you may want to use them for essay inspiration
  • Please hand in journal packet on my desk in English office :)
  • See Oryx and Crake Essay Assignment Essay due Jan 7 @ turnitin
  • 22
    DAY D

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    RECESS

    HAVE
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    RECESS

    A
    27
    RECESS

    GREAT
    28
    RECESS

    WINTER
    29
    RECESS

    BREAK!



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