JUNE 2016

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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  • Final Assignment
  • 8
    DAY A
    Last Class
  • Final Assignment
  • 9
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    Last Day of Classes
    class does not meet today
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  • Final Assignment due at turnitin
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    Graduation!
    24

    Last Day of School! Have a great summer! DOn't forget your summer reading!

    APRIL 2016

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    4
    DAY C
  • HW #11 DUE
  • Aside, soliloquy, Lady Macbeth
  • 5
    DAY D

  • HW #12 DUE: Breakfast Time SKit
  • Finished Act I
  • 6
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY F


    Quiz on Act I
  • Act II
  • 8
    DAY A
    class will not meet
    11
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    class does not meet today
    12
    DAY C
  • HW #13 DUE
  • Act II
  • 13
    DAY D
  • HW #14 DUE
  • Finish Act II
  • 14
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY F


    Quiz on Act II
  • Act III scenes 1 & 2
  • 18
    DAY A
  • HW #15 DUE
  • HEARTS visitor Blythe Coons
  • 19
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    20
    DAY C
  • ACt III, scenes 2-4
  • 21
    DAY D
  • HW #16 DUE
  • Act III: finish
  • 22
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    class does not meet today

    SHAKESPEARE DAY
    25
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    MARCH 2016

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    Leap Year!
    DAY D
  • If Velicoraptors Were Pets
  • HW #5 DUE: "My Oedipus Complex" Quiz
  • JOURNAL:Make a list of shows, movies, comedians, etc. that make you laugh. Then, analyze what types of things make you laugh.
  • Freud's Oedipal Complex
  • The Oedipal Complex
  • 1
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
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    DAY F
  • Class will not meet today :(
  • 3
    DAY A
  • "My Oedipus Complex" (cont)
  • 4
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    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY C


    Oedipus Unit Test: play, ancient Greek theater, dramatic terms, short story (multiple choice, matching, and essay responses)
    8
    DAY D
  • JOURNAL: Freedom. Do you consider yourself free? Why or why not? Explain in 1-2 page entry. Use specifics from your life.
  • Truman Show
  • 9
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    10
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  • The Truman Show & Oedipus
  • 11
    DAY A
  • HW #6 DUE
  • Truman and Oedipus
  • 14
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY C
  • HW #7 DUE
  • Finish Truman Show
  • 16
    DAY D
  • HW #8 DUE
  • Essay Prep!
  • Selecting topic, forumlating thesis, finding evidence, outlinessee Schreiber's Writing Center Writing About Lit useful handouts]
  • chromebooks from b13
  • Sample Analysis Writing
  • Analytical Paragraph
  • 17
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
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    DAY F
  • HW #9 DUE
  • How can I develop my analysis?
  • chromebooks from sci
  • Analytical Paragraph
  • 21
    DAY A
  • HW #10 DUE
  • Chromebooks from B13
  • Writing
  • 22
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    23
    DAY C

    meet in Library lab
    24
    DAY D
    TWO COPIES DOUBLE SPACED DUE PRINTED for class (10 points); if absent must email essay by class time; peer editing
    25
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    Recess
    28
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    Recess
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    Essay due at turnitin by end of day / class ID: 11954925 password: gokturk
  • Intro to Macbeth!
  • Stage directions and Act I, sc 1
  • Three Different Act 1, Sc 1 (1971, 2006, 2010)
  • 31
    DAY A
  • Macbeth
  • Act 1 scenes 2 & 3
  • characterization, deceptive appearances
  • April 1
    DAY B

    class does not meet today

    FEBRUARY 2016

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    1
    No Classes

    Testing Make Up Day
    2
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    3
    DAY C
  • Welcome to Foundations of Lit! Class details, rules, perks
  • Intro to Greek Theater
  • In journal: Watch Video on Greek Theater: List at least 5 things you learned and at least 3 questions you have.
  • Intro to Ancient Greek Theater
  • 4
    DAY D
  • HW #1 DUE
  • Class will not be able to meet today: please complete HW #2 for Monday
  • 5
    DAY E

    SNOW DAY
    8
    DAY F
  • HW #2 DUE
  • Greek Theater
  • Oedipus story
  • Read play to Creon's entrance annotating for theme and characterization
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • Read to Creon's news from Oracle: Oedipus Online Text
  • See next class for HW assignment -- do tonight
  • 9
    DAY A
  • HW DUE: Watch the first 10 minutes of the 1957 Oedipus film. In JOURNAL: Write a one page reaction to this production. Comment on the chorus, masks, costumes, acting, etc. Is this what you envisioned while reading? Why or why not? HASHTAGS: amathia, sophia, results of irony, light, dark, how Tieresias became blind prophet
  • Read to Tieresias' refusal
  • 10
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY C
  • HASHTAGS: stichomythic dialogue, types of irony
  • Read to Jocasta's entrance
  • 12
    DAY D <
  • Read to
  • What To Do Over Break?
  • 15
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    Recess!
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    Recess!
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    Recess!
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    Recess!
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    Recess!
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    class does not meet today
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    DAY F
  • Oedipus!
  • Read to page 31
  • Fight for the Love Commercial / Oedipus Complex
  • 24
    DAY A
  • HW #4 DUE
  • Quiz
  • Peripeteia etc.
  • Character Map intro
  • 25
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    26
    DAY C

    Work on Character Map; due at the end of the period!

    MAY 2015

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    4
    DAY C

    lab time: work on Macbeth Project
    5
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    6
    DAY E


    Macbeth Project DUE! Presentations!
  • Macbeth Project Rubric
  • Hand in Macbeth Notebook and Book
  • 7
    DAY F
  • Presentations cont
  • 8
    DAY A

    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY B
  • HW # 16 DUE
  • "A Rose for Emily" QUIZ and discussion/notes
  • JOURNAL #1. "Rose for Emily" Passage. Select a passage to close read. Write it out and in 1-2 pages analyze it closely.
  • 12
    DAY C
  • HW # 17 DUE: LOST SCENE SHARE
  • JOURNAL #2. Symbol. Discuss one object, image or action as a symbol. What else does it reveal?
  • 13
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    14
    DAY E
  • HW # 18 DUE
  • Flannery O'Connor on Southern Grotesque
  • JOURNAL #3. Grandmother. Write about what you like about one or both of your grandmothers and why.
  • Begin "A Good Man is Hard to Find"
  • 15
    DAY F
  • "A Good Man is Hard to Find" Quiz
  • JOURNAL #4. Extremes. Flannery O'Connor said, "It is the extreme situation that best reveals what we are essentially." What does she mean and how is it seen in the story?
  • Unlikely dialogues
  • 18
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  • Unlikely dialogues
  • 20
    DAY C
  • HW # 19 DUE
  • Raisin in the Sun
  • 21
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    22
    STAFF DEVELOPMENT

    NO STUDENTS
    25
    MEMORIAL DAY
    RECESS
    26
    DAY E
  • HW # 20 DUE
  • Act 1, sc 1 Quiz
  • Finish Zones 5 & 6 (Dream Deferred and Least Likable Character)
  • 27
    DAY F
  • HW # 21 DUE
  • Act I, sc 2 Quiz
  • Group Work
  • 28
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    29
    DAY B
  • HW # 22 DUE
  • Act II, sc 1 Quiz
  • APRIL 2015

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    6
    RECESS

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  • Macbeth Act II, scenes 3-
  • 14
    DAY A


    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Act II (scenes 1-4)
  • Act III 1-3
  • 16
    DAY C
  • Act III 4-7
  • 17
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    20
    DAY E
  • Quiz on all of Act III
  • 21
    DAY F
  • Catchup on film through Act IV
  • 22
    DAY A


    class does not meet today
    23
    DAY B
  • Quiz on all of Act IV (no more training wheels: finish what we did not cover in class)
  • ACT V
  • Macbeth Project
  • 24
    DAY C

    SHAKESPEARE DAY! Dress up like a Shakespearean Character for EC!
    27
    DAY D


    class does not meet today
    28
    DAY E
  • Open Note (not open book) quiz on Act V!
    lab time: work on Macbeth Project
  • 29
    DAY F

    lab time: work on Macbeth Project
    30
    DAY A


    class does not meet today
    MAY 1
    DAY B

    lab time: work on Macbeth Project

    MARCH 2015

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    2
    DAY B

    Class will not meet
    3
    DAY C
  • HW #5 DUE
  • 4
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    5
    snow day
    no school
    6
    DAY E


    HONORS: composition due at turnitin tonight!
    9
    DAY F
  • HW #6 DUE
  • 10
    DAY A

    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY B
  • HW #7 DUE
  • Clues, Happiness, Growing Unease
  • 12
    DAY C
  • HW #8
  • Free Will, Enlightment
  • 13
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    16
    DAY E
  • HW #9
  • Ranking from best to worst the characters, Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"
  • 17
    DAY F
  • HW #10
  • Plato (cont)
  • How to create a thesis, outline
  • Compare & Contrast Essay Assignment
  • 18
    DAY A

    class does not meet today
    19
    DAY B
  • HW #11
  • Sec 184 meet in SCI LAB 141; sec 182 meet in Business Lab 204
  • 20
    DAY C
  • Sec 184 meet in SCI Lab 141; sec 182 Business Lab 204
  • 23
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    24
    DAY E

    Essay due @ turnitin by midnight! Hand in Journal
  • Intro to Macbeth
  • Macbeth Activity Act I, sc 1
  • Macbeth Online Text
  • Three Different Act 1, Sc 1 (1971, 2006, 2010)
  • 25
    DAY F
  • HW #12
  • Macbeth Contrast w/ BAnquo
  • 26
    DAY A

    class does not meet today
    27
    DAY B
  • HW #13
  • 30
    DAY C
  • HW #14
  • Quiz 4 & 5
  • scenes 6 & 7; breakfast time at the Macbeths
  • 31
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    APRIL 1
    DAY F
  • HW #15
  • Act II, scenes 1-2
  • APRIL 2
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    APRIL 3
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL

    FEBRUARY 2015

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    2
    SNOW DAY

    SCHOOL CLOSED
    3
    DAY A

    class does not meet today
    4
    DAY B
  • Welcome!
  • Name prompt
  • 5
    DAY C
  • HW #1 DUE
  • How is the ancient theater different from the modern?
  • National Theater on Ancient Theater
  • Ancient Greek Theater
  • Ancient Greek Actors
  • Ancient Greek Theater Site
  • Greek Theater: Tragedy and Comedy
  • 6
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    9
    DAY SNOW

    No School
    10
    DAY E
  • Journal #1: Fortune Tellers. Choose one: a) If you have ever seen a fortunre teller, describe the situation and what you were told. How did you react? B) If not, what would you do if a "reliable" fortune teller told you would commit acts of atrocity (insert yoru worst fear here) to your family. What would be your reaction? Be speecific in showing a hypothetical.
  • Intro to Oedipus
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • 11
    DAY F


    Ancient Greek Theater Quiz (study all parts of theater and definitions)
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • 12
    DAY A

    class does not meet today
    13
    DAY B
  • HW #2 DUE
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • 16
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    23
    DAY C
  • HW #3 DUE
  • 24
    DAY D

    class does not meet today
    25
    DAY E

    Read to end of page 38
    26
    DAY F
  • HW #4 DUE: Journal #3
  • FInish the play
  • Journal #4. Eyes. Make a word web of how/when the eye/vision/blindess motif is used. Then, find quotes to illustrate. Then, explain how the quote reveals theme.
  • 27
    DAY A


    class does not meet today

    APRIL 2014

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    MARCH 31
    DAY D
  • HW #13 DUE: Quiz on ACT I
  • 1
    DAY E
  • HW #14 DUE
  • If It Were Done Soliloquy
  • 2
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    3
    DAY A
  • HW #15 DUE
  • Is This a Dagger Soliloquy
  • 4
    DAY B
  • HW #16 DUE
  • QUIZ ON ACT I and ACT II
  • 7
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    8
    DAY D
  • Act III: Why aren't the Macbeths content?
  • 9
    DAY E
  • HW #17 DUE
  • QUIZ ON ACT III scenes 1-4
  • Finish Act III, read IV, sc 1
  • 10
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    11
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  • Prosecuting or Defending Macbeth
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    no class
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    class does not meet today
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    DAY D
  • Finish Act IV scene 2
  • Film
  • 24
    DAY E
  • Act IV
  • 25
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    28
    DAY A
  • Class Work: Macbeth's Characterization in Act IV (15 points)
  • Begin Act V
  • 29
    DAY B
  • Quiz on Act IV
  • Finish Act V
  • 30
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    MAY 1
    DAY D
  • HW #18 DUE
  • Quiz on Act V
  • MAY 2
    DAY E
  • Work on Macbeth Project meet in lab
  • HW #19 DUE
  • MARCH 2014

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    3
    DAY B
  • HW #7 DUE
  • Quiz on Prologos & Parados (lines 1-250)
  • Oedipus Online Text read scene one to line 610
  • Oedipus Rex Part I
  • Oedipus Rex (1968 film)
  • 4
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    5
    DAY D
  • HW #8 DUE
  • Quiz on scene 1 (lines 250-610)
  • Ode 1 and Scene 2
  • Oedipus Online Text read scene two to line 875
  • 6
    DAY E
  • HW #9 DUE
  • Quiz on scene 2 (lines 562-875)
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • 7
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    10
    DAY A
    class cancelled :(
    11
    DAY B
  • HW #11 DUE
  • HW #10 DUE
  • Quiz on scene 2 (lines 875-1308)
  • Oedipus Online Text
  • 12
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    13
    DAY D
  • Greek Play Project
  • Surlalune Annotated Fairy Tales
  • Story Nory Fairy Tales
  • Grimm Fairy Tales
  • Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales
  • Greek Fairytale Tragedy Rubric
  • 14
    DAY E
  • Greek Play Project
  • Greek Fairytale Tragedy Rubric
  • 17
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    18
    DAY A
  • Work on Greek Tragedy Fairy Tale Project
  • Greek Fairytale Tragedy Rubric
  • 19
    DAY B



    Greek Tragedy Fairy Tale Due (100 points!): PRESENTATIONS :)
  • Greek Fairytale Tragedy Rubric
  • The Oedipal Complex
  • 20
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    21
    DAY D
  • HW #12 DUE
  • JOURNAL #9: Make a short list of movies/tv shows/scenes/etc that you find funny. THen, discuss in 1-2 pages additionally WHY you think they are funny. What makes something funny?
  • What is Comedy?
  • 24
    DAY E

  • My Oedipus Complex Powtoon
  • What is the Oedipal Complex?
  • Oedipal Zones Groupwork
  • 25
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    26
    DAY A
  • DO NOW: Read Act I, sc i and answer: 1. How would you make each witch enter and move? 2.Describe each witch,how each is different from the other,and how are they dressed. 3. What actions do they perform while speaking? 4. Describe the setting. Macbeth Online Text
  • Three Different Act 1, Sc 1 (1971, 2006, 2010)
  • Gabe Lyons' Two Interpretations of Act I, sc 1 (2013)
  • 27
    DAY B
  • Macbeth Online Text Read ACT I
  • 28
    DAY C

    class does not meet today

    February 2014

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    3
    School Closed

    SNOW DAY
    4
    DAY B
  • HW #1 DUE
  • Journal #1 Class "Take Away" share talk
  • "Chorus Girl's Absolutely Last Performance"
  • 5
    School Closed Again
    SNOW DAY again
    6
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY D
  • HW #2 DUE
  • "Chorus Girl" quiz
  • Share Journals in Pairs
  • Juxtaposition, Foil
  • Literary Devices Group Work
  • 10
    DAY E
  • HW #3 DUE
  • "Bravest Rat in Venice" Quiz
  • Journal #3 (see HW page)
  • 11
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    12
    DAY A
  • HW #4 DUE
  • "Djemal's Revenge" Quiz
  • "Bravest Rat in Venice" Quiz
  • Journal #4 (see HW page)
  • 13
    MORE SNOW
    REALLY????
  • Snow Day Announcement
  • 14
    DAY B
  • HW #5 DUE

    Please submit Writing Excerpt Assignment to turnitin.com by midnight. Have a nice break!
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    class does not meet today
    25
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  • Collect Journals Collected
  • Greek Theater Terms
  • National Theater on Ancient Theater
  • Ancient Greek Theater
  • Ancient Greek Theater Site
  • Greek Theater: Tragedy and Comedy
  • Making flash cards
  • 26
    DAY E


    Greek Theater and Definitions Quiz (multiple choice, matching, fill in)
  • Begin Oedipus Rex
  • Oedipus Online Text Read to Creon's entrance.
  • 27
    DAY F


    class does not meet today
    28
    DAY A
  • Class will not meet today but please complete:
  • Journal #5: Do you believe in pre-destination (or Fate)? The super-natural? Why or why not? Use specific examples. Free-write 1-2 pages about if you believe in Fate or Free Will.
  • Read Oedipus to line 250; there will be a quiz next class on the lines 1-250. Annotate for themes: Apollo, wisdom vs.ignorance, light vs. dark, seeing vs. blindness. Don't ignore the Chorus speech.
  • APRIL 2013

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    1
    DAY C
  • Discuss Macbeth Project
  • Finish Act II
  • 2
    DAY D


    Quiz on Act I and Act II
  • ACT III
  • 3
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    4
    DAY F
  • HW #15 DUE
  • ACT III Reading Quiz
  • 5
    DAY A
  • HW #16 DUE
  • ACT IV READING QUIZ
  • Macbeth Act V, scene 5
  • 8 DAY B
    class does not meet today
    9
    DAY C
  • HW #17 DUE
  • ACT V QUIZ
  • Work on Macbeth Project
  • Amanda, Ahmed, Claudia, EJ, Aaron, John
  • MacDonald's Solilquy
  • Macbeth Foundations Project Sample 2012
  • Macbeth Project Sample Foundations 2012 TMZ
  • 10
    DAY D

  • Work on Macbeth Project
  • 11
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    12
    DAY F

  • Work on Macbeth Project
  • 15
    DAY A

  • Work on Macbeth Project

    Macbeth Project Due ALL PROJECTS SHOULD BE SAVED IN THE SHAKEPEARE DAY SUBMISSIONS FOLDER in the L Drive; separately, please email me your youtube links for my website :)
  • 16
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    17
    DAY C

    Class Presentations
  • Cawdor Shore 2013
  • Cawdor Shore with Commercials at end
  • Macbeth Nyquil For Kings Commercial 2013
  • Macbeth Commercial: Victor's Mercenaries 2013
  • Guilt in Macbeth 2013
  • "Dear Malcolm (based on SNL Dear Sister spoof) 2013
  • Macbeth in 100 Seconds" Song (2013)
  • Wonder Pets Macbeth Trailer (2013)
  • Dunsinane Hills (2013)
  • Two Interpretations of Act I, sc 1 (2013)
  • Daggers and Guilt (2013)
  • 18
    DAY D

    movie and other Shakespeare loose ends
    19
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    22
    DAY F

    Cyrano de Bergerac
  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text Read Act I, scene 1,2, and 3
  • 23
    DAY A
  • HW #18 DUE
  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text Finish Act I ; group work
  • 24
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    25
    DAY C

  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text Read Act II, scenes 1-7
  • 26
    DAY D
  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text Finish Act II
  • Character Map Assignment
  • 29
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    30
    DAY F
  • HW #19 DUE

  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text
    Acts I and II Quiz
  • MAY 1
    DAY A

  • HW #20 DUE
  • Do Now Paragraph: Does Roxane deserve Cyrano's love? (to hand in)
  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text ACT IV
  • MAY 2
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    MAY 3
    DAY C

  • HW #21 DUE
  • Cyrano de Bergerac Online Text ACT V
  • MARCH 2013

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    4
    DAY F
  • HW #9 DUE
  • My Oedipal Complex
  • Zones: My Oedipus Complex
  • Tom Lehrer Oedipus Rex
  • 5
    DAY A
  • HW #10 DUE
  • What Makes Something Funny
  • Jerry Seinfeld on Writing Jokes
  • How Can Anyone Not Like You?
  • 6
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY C
  • HW #11 DUE
  • A Period at the Improv Group Assignment
  • 8
    DAY D
  • HW #12 DUE
  • Macbeth!
  • 11DAY E
    class does not meet today
    12
    DAY F
  • Macbeth Act 1, sc 1 Computer Animation
  • BBC Animated Act 1, sc 1
  • 13
    DAY A
  • Three Different Act 1, Sc 1 (1971, 2006, 2010)
  • Read Act I scenes 1-3
  • 14
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY C

    18
    DAY D

    FINISH ACT I
  • Meet Lady Macbeth
  • Two versions
  • 19
    DAY E
    class does not meet today
    20
    DAY F
  • HW #13 DUE
  • 21
    DAY A
  • HW #14 DUE
  • Macbeth Project
  • Patrick Stewart's Dagger Soliloquy
  • 22
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    25
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    RECESS
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    RECESS

    FEBRUARY 2013

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    JAN 28
    DAY A
  • WELCOME TO FOUNDATIONS!
  • Course Description, Class Guidelines, Plagiarism, Materials
  • JAN 29
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    JAN 30
    DAY C
  • HW #1 DUE
  • Oedipus Backstory
  • Sophocles Listening Passage
  • Begin Oedipus Rex
  • JAN 31
    DAY D
  • Oedipus Rex
  • FEB 1
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    4
    DAY F
  • Class will not meet
  • 5
    DAY A


    Quiz on Greek Theater Conventions, Definitions of Terms, Sophocles
  • HONORS OPTION
  • Oedipus Rex
  • News Story Sample: Standoff in Alabama Ends in Boy's Rescue and Kidnapper's Death
  • News Story Checklist
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • 6
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY C

  • HW #2 DUE
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • 8
    DAY D
  • HW #3 DUE
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • 11 DAY E
    class does not meet today
    12
    DAY F
  • HW #4 DUE
  • Profile Piece
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • 13
    DAY A
  • HW #5 DUE
  • Editorials
  • Baseball Injustice Editorial
  • Editorial Checklist
  • Wal-Mart Reaches Out to Veterans
  • When Burglary is Not Burglary
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • 14
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY C
    18
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    19
    DAY D
  • HW #6 DUE
  • Review
  • How to Write Reviews
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • 20
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    21
    DAY F
  • HW #7 DUE
  • Newspaper Layout Models
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • Layout
  • 22
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    25
    DAY A

    work on newspaper polishing and printing
  • HW #8 DUE
  • English Lab
  • Oedipus Newspaper
  • Layout
  • 26
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    27
    DAY C

    we will meet in the classroom today; no more lab time
  • Oedipus in 60 Seconds
  • Oedipus Rex (1968 film)
  • Short Animated Oedipus
  • Woody Allen's Oedipus Wrecks
  • 28
    DAY D


    Oedipus Newspaper DUE! Please have printed for the start of class!
  • Freud's Oedipal Complex
  • The Oedipal Complex
  • Oedipal Complex Animation
  • Modern Essay on Oedipus Complex
  • Freud Video
  • MAR 1
    DAY E

    class does not meet today

    MAY 2012

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    30
    DAY A

  • HW #18 DUE! Scene TWO
  • Scene 1: Raisin in the Sun
  • 1
    DAY B
  • HW #19 DUE!
  • Raisin in the Sun Act II, scene 1
  • Aron Ranen's Black Hair Documentary Part I
  • Jim Crow 1930s
  • The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow
  • 2
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    3
    DAY D
  • HW #20 DUE!
  • Booker T Washington, WEB DuBois, Marcus Garvey Character & Theme Analysis
  • 4
    DAY E
    Class did not meet today :(
    7
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    8
    DAY A

  • HW #21 DUE!
  • Booker T Washington, WEB DuBois, Marcus Garvey Character & Theme Analysis
  • 9
    DAY B

  • HW #22 DUE!
  • How have the characters changed?
  • 10
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    11
    DAY D

  • HW #23 DUE! Questions Paper (25 points)
  • Raisin Film
  • 14
    DAY E

  • HW #24 DUE!
  • Raisin film
  • 15
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    16
    DAY A

  • HW #25 DUE!
  • Critical Lens
  • 17
    DAY B

  • Critical Lens
  • 18
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    21
    DAY D

  • HW #26 DUE!
  • 22
    DAY E
  • HW #27 DUE!
  • 23
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    24
    DAY A


    TWO COPIES DOUBLE SPACED of ESSAY DUE
    25
    STAFF DEVELOPMENT

    NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
    28
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    29
    DAY B


    Critical Lens Essay Due! Double spaced final draft due on turnitin by midnight tonight!
    Hey, Little Walter
    30
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    31
    DAY D

    Hey, Little Walter
    June 1
    DAY E

    Hey, Little Walter

    APRIL 2012

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    2
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    3
    DAY F


    Revised Play/Story Due and Macbeth Journal
  • The Macbeth Project
  • 4
    DAY A

  • The Macbeth Project
  • 5
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    6
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    9
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    10
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    11
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    12
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    13
    NO SCHOOL

    RECESS
    16
    DAY C
  • room 12
  • The Macbeth Project
  • 17
    DAY D
  • room 12
  • The Macbeth Project
  • 18
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    19
    DAY F

  • The Macbeth Project
  • 20
    DAY A

  • The Macbeth Project Due: Presentations in Class! Be sure to be prepared; make sure Photostory has been saved as WMV file in L Drive Submission Folder; videos on Flashdrive (it will be returned)
  • 23
    DAY B

    class does not meet today
    24
    DAY C
  • What is the American Dream?
  • Receive Raisin in the Sun books
  • 25
    DAY D
    KNIGHTHORSE ASSEMBLY
    26
    DAY E

    class does not meet today
    27
    DAY F

    SHAKESPEARE DAY

    MARCH 2012

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    5
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    6
    DAY D
  • HW #10 DUE
  • SHare!
  • Begin reading play
  • How is Macbeth characterized?
  • 7
    DAY E
  • HW #11 DUE
    Guidance Program Planning
  • Read and Journal for scenes 3 and 4
  • 8
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    9
    DAY A

  • HW #12 DUE
  • LOG 2: Read Lady Macbeth’s first words. How do you visualize her? How would you describe her personality? How does fit your expectations for a woman?
  • 12
    DAY B
  • HW #13 DUE
  • Macbeth's "If it were done" Soliloquy
  • Macbeth's soliloquy task
  • Film Clips
  • 13
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    14
    DAY D
  • Quiz on Act I
  • Begin Act II
  • Macbeth's "Is this a dagger" soliloquy
  • 15
    DAY E

    Act II
    16
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    19
    DAY A

  • HW #14 DUE (25 points)
  • 20
    DAY B

  • HW #15 DUE
  • ActIII
  • 21
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    22
    DAY D

  • HW #16 DUE
  • 23
    DAY E

    26
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    27
    DAY A

    Act 4
    28
    DAY B
    Act 5
  • Journal: What is Macbeth About? Analysis
  • The Macbeth Project
  • 29
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    30
    DAY D


    Revised Play/Story & Macbeth Journal Due
  • The Macbeth Project
  • FEBRUARY 2012

    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
    30
    DAY A
  • Welcome to Foundations!
  • Foundations Course Description
  • 31
    DAY B
  • HW #1 DUE
  • DO NOW: Write about something ugly but find the beauty within it
  • Patricia Highsmith's "Chorus Girl's Absolutely Final Performance"
  • 1
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    2
    DAY D
  • HW #2 DUE
  • Finish Patricia Highsmith's "Chorus Girl's Absolutely Final Performance" + ZONES
  • 3
    DAY E
  • HW #3 DUE
  • Finish and hand in "Chorus Girl" ZONES (10 points)
  • Ming quiz
  • 6
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    7
    DAY A
  • HW #4 DUE
  • Share excerpts: what themes emerge about human nature?
  • Ming Discussion
  • 8
    DAY B

  • HW #5 DUE
  • "The Bravest Rat in Venice"
  • Compare Chorus Girl, Ming, and Rat Assignment
  • 9
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    10
    DAY D
  • HW #6 DUE & Share
  • Finish Compare Chorus Girl, Ming, and Rat Assignment
  • 13
    DAY E

  • HW #7 DUE
  • Posters
  • 14
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    15
    DAY A


    Honors Proposals Due! [Anyone interested in completing a project must have met with me at least twice by now to structure]
    16
    DAY B

  • HW #8 DUE
  • Story Outline
  • 17
    DAY C

    class does not meet today
    20
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    21
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    22
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    23
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    24
    RECESS

    NO SCHOOL
    27
    DAY D

    meet in English Lab to work on outline from before break
  • Turn yourStory Outline into a play
  • 28
    DAY E
  • HW #9 DUE
  • Story Outline
  • 29
    DAY F

    class does not meet today
    MARCH 1
    DAY A

    meet in Foreign Language Lab
  • Format for Pre-Macbeth Project
  • MARCH 2
    DAY B

    Play Due! Be sure to have it printed for class!
  • Format for Pre-Macbeth Project
  • Macbeth!
  • Journal #1: What does “Fair is foul and foul is fair” mean? Explain and address what kind of mood this creates.