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JUNE 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
4
DAY D


Macbeth/Everything Matters! Journal Notebook Due!
  • Hand in books
  • Work on Creative and Fun Final Project
  • 5
    DAY E
  • Work on Creative and Fun Final Project
  • 6
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY A


    Creative Project Presentations (DUE @ start of class)
  • LAST DAY OF CLASSES
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    12
    DAY C
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    DAY D
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    DAY E
    15
    DAY F
    18
    DAY A
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    MAY 2018

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    30
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 3-27
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • Journal #1 Knowing. How would you live your life if you knew the world were going to end in 36 years?
  • MAY 1
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    MAY 2
    DAY A
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 28-51
  • Journal #2: Passage Analysis. Select a passage from last night's reading, write it in your journal (cite page). Then, discuss its importance to other themes in the narrative thus far.
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • MAY 3
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 52-81
  • Journal #3: Love. Identify at least TWO types of love presented in the novel and explain why the author creates them.
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • MAY 4
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY D
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 82-100
  • JOURNAL #4A. Four People. Think about the four people closest to you Now, imagine that, like Junior, you possess knowledge about the future. Important knowledge. Would you be able to reveal this truth? Why or why not? Who would be the best person to tell? Why? Would you be believed? JOURNAL #4B. Believe It or Not? Now put yourself in the shoes of the loved ones. How do you proceed when one of those four tries to tell you about the future?
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • 8
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 101-126
  • Journal #5. Choice Passage Analysis. Select a passage to discuss that is in some way related to the concept of CHOICE. Write it out, cite page number and discuss how choice is portrayed.
  • Venn Reggie with Junior
  • 9
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    10
    DAY A
  • Cancelled
  • 11
    DAY B
  • class will not meet today
  • 14
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY D
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 127-157 (which was due Thursday) + pages 158-187
  • Journal. Dominant Impression: What is the dominant emotion you have experienced while reading this story? Explain. How does the author achieve this?
  • Silence Activity: Working with a a partner, select a primary character to analyze: Junior, John Sr, Rodney, Debbie, Amy or Voice. Explore how/when he or she is silent and why. Is the silence broken and what happens? Do any of the other primary characters contribute to the character's silence or breaking of silence? Then, select one or more SECONDARY CHARACTER/S: Reggie, Help, John's Boss, John's co-workers, Help and show how this character prolongs the primary character's silence or breaking silence.
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • 16
    DAY E
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 188-221
  • Journal. Themes. Select one theme and discuss its development and purpose in the narrative thus far.
  • Literary Device Analysis.
  • 17
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    18
    DAY A
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 222-258
  • Journal. "Life has a lovely texture." Explore how this statement is true in the last reading.
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • 21
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Everything Matters! pages 261-302
  • Journal. Regrets. Imagine that like Junior you could go back in time and change a moment you regretted. Describe the moment. What would you change? Because you would still have the knowledge of the first timeline, how might this change other events?
  • Everything Matters! Vocab
  • Existentialism Crash Course
  • 22
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    23
    DAY D
  • HW #9 DUE
  • Existentialism
  • Stranger Than Fiction
  • Everything Matters! Essay Guidelines
  • 24
    DAY E
  • Stranger Than Fiction [did not quite finish, so if you want to write about it with Everything Matters! watch it on your own]
  • 25
    No Students
    28
    Memorial Day

    NO SCHOOL
    29
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    30
    DAY A
  • Stranger Than Fiction
  • Map

    Everything Matters! Essay DUE by midnight @turnitin
  • Creative and Fun Final Project

    Macbeth/Everything Matters! Journal Notebook Due!
  • Hand in books
  • 31
    DAY B
  • class will not meet but it is expected that you meet with your group to work on the creative project
  • Creative and Fun Final Project
  • June 1
    DAY C

    class does not meet today

    APRIL 2018

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    2
    RECESS
    3
    RECESS
    4
    RECESS
    5
    RECESS
    6
    RECESS
    9
    DAY B
  • Act II, sc 1-2
  • Is this a dagger soliloquy
  • Videos: Polansky and PBS
  • 10
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY D
  • HW #8 DUE: share
  • Act II 3-4
  • Videos
  • 12
    DAY E
  • Quiz on ACT II
  • Act III, sc 1
  • To be thus is nothing soliloquy
  • To Be Thus [he does not blink the whole soliloquy!]
  • 13
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    16
    DAY A
  • Act III, sc 1 murderers, sc 2, sc 3, sc 4
  • 17
    DAY B
  • Act III sc 6
  • Groups: marriage, power, witch stuff, mental state, inner circle, deceptive appearances, manliness. Review each scene through the lens of your topic. What happens with your topic s the scenes progress? Create a graphic representation of the topic using textual support. Fill the page.
  • For HW: Watch the rest of Act III to review: Patrick Stewart's Macbeth PBS Video
  • 18
    DAY C
    class does not meet today
    19
    DAY D
    Quiz on Act III
    20
    DAY E
  • Finish Act IV
  • Act V
  • 23
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    24
    DAY A
  • Finish play!
  • Film
  • 25
    DAY B
  • Film Patrick Stewart's Macbeth PBS Video [TOmmy, watch at home for review]
  • 26
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    27
    DAY D

  • Quiz on Act IV and V
  • Macbeth Pie Chart (20 points)
  • MARCH 2018

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    5
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    6
    DAY D
  • Finish film
  • Consensus: Ranking from Worst to Best
  • Braintstorming and Outlining
  • Oedipus Essay Guidelines
  • 7
    SNOW DAY

    ENJOY!
    8
    DAY E
  • HW #6 DUE
  • Work on essay
  • Truman Show Online Script
  • Generic Outline
  • 9
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    12
    DAY A
  • HW #7 DUE
  • Work on essay
  • 13
    DAY B
  • Class will not be able to meet today, but please use the time! Work on essay. It is still due next class. Use packet as a reference and checklist.
  • 14
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY D


    Final Draft Due-- Print THREE COPIES of Essay for class: very important!
    16
    DAY E


    English Honors Society Applications Due Online!

    FINAL REVISION due @ turnitin by Sunday night [sign up info on HW #1] ; please hand in all peer edits and one rough draft next class
  • Stage directions for Close Reading Scene
  • Three Different Act I, scene 1
  • 19
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    20
    DAY A
  • Hand in ALL peer edits and ONE draft marked up from peer edit day
  • Act I, scenes 1, 2, and 3
  • 21
    SNOW DAY

    Enjoy your day!
    22
    DAY B

    class will not meet today
    23
    DAY C


    class does not meet today
    26
    DAY D
  • Act I, scenees
  • 27
    DAY E
  • Finish Act I
  • 28
    DAY F
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    class does not meet today
    29
    DAY A


    Quiz-Test on Act I
  • Act II, scenes 1-3
  • 30
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL

    FEBRUARY 2018

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    JAN 29
    DAY A
  • Welcome!
  • Course Description
  • Writing Prompt: Fate Pie Chart
  • JAN 30
    DAY B
  • HW #1 DUE
  • Share responses
  • How can others impact you --even strangers?
  • Would you for $50k?
  • Button Button" by Richard Matheson
  • JAN 31
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    1
    DAY D
  • HW #2 DUE
  • Characterization assignment (20 points; 4 paragraphs)
  • 2
    DAY E
  • Twilight Zone "Button, Button" + in class response
  • 5
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    6
    DAY A
  • Watch the Intro to Ancient Greek Theater. Write down FIVE things you learned in the video. Also, write out TWO questions you have. Leave space for the answer. We will try to answer your questions in class.
  • Oedipus Story (animated)
  • 7
    DAY B
  • HW #3 DUE
  • Read play in class
  • 8
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    9
    DAY D
  • Read Oedipus to Jocasta's entrance line ~678 page 19 ; if we don't get that far together, read on your own; quiz next class
  • 12
    DAY E
  • Quiz on
  • Oedipus to Jocasta's entrance line ~678 page 19
  • Class read to page 26
  • 13
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    14
    DAY A
  • Class will not meet today; going home sick :(
  • 15
    DAY B
  • Finish the play!
  • 16
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    19
    RECESS
    20
    RECESS
    21
    RECESS
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    RECESS

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    RECESS

    26
    DAY D


    Greek Theater Packet Quiztest (definitions, playwrights, actors, conventions, structure, etc.) + the last four pages of the play [Tommy, make sure you read and finish the whole play! Other absentees: packets in the door folder!]
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • 27
    DAY E
  • HW #4 DUE
  • Review Freud's Oedipal Complex
  • Frank O'Connor's "My Oedipus Complex" quiz
  • Love triangle Analysis
  • Fight for Kisses [Holly, Sequoia, Jenny, and Allan: there are packets in the door folder; please try to have someone pick up for you!]
  • 28
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    MAR 1
    DAY A
  • HW #5 DUE
  • The Truman Show
  • MAR 2
    DAY B
  • The Truman Show
  • Coming Soon: Essay: Oedipus and The Truman Show : How does one react when one does not have total control of one's fate?


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