Week of April 22-26 Monday, April 22 – Presentation (shortened period – may continue on the next day) (Facebook) Tuesday, April 23 – Sun chapters 4-7 due Wednesday, April 24 – Sun continued Thursday, April 25 – No class period 2 / Presentation period 6/7 (Service) Friday, April 26 – Presentation (Junk Food)
Week of April 15-18 Monday, April 15 – As a group, do research for additional sources – think about what you are missing Tuesday, April 16 – Group Work Day – Plan PresentationWednesday, April 17 – Sun chapters 1-3 due Thursday, April 18 – Group Work Day – Plan Presentation
Week of April 8-12 Monday, 4/8 – Introduce Transcendentalism Tuesday, 4/9 – Emerson’s Self-Reliance (handout)Wednesday, 4/10 – Continue with Emerson / Select Topics / ACT information Thursday, 4/11 – Introduce Modernism and The Sun Also Rises Friday, 4/12 - Introduce Research Project/Assign Topics / Begin group work for presentation
Week of March 25-29 Monday– In-class essay Tuesday – AP Practice - Synthesis Wednesday – AP Practice - Synthesis Thursday – Review Vocabulary 12 / AP Practice – multiple choice Friday– Vocabulary Quiz 12 / AP Practice – multiple choice
Week of March 12-15 Tuesday, March 12 – Poetry / Read Delbanco page 505 Wednesday, March 13 – Poetry / Read Allitt (including responses) page 510 Thursday, March 14 –Read Rotella page 516 Friday, March 15 –Read Tugend page 518
Week of March 4-8 Monday - BMU peer editing Tuesday - Whitman poetry Wednesday - BMU Papers due Whitman poetry "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd" Thursday - Review vocabulary / "Song of Myself" Friday - Vocabulary 10 quiz / "Song of Myself" and "Walt Whitman Strides the Llano of New Mexico"
Week of January 22 - 25 Wednesday - Syllabus and expectations for English 162 (Period 6/7 will have reading time for Bless Me, Ultima) Thursday - Bless Me, Ultima chapters 7-9 due Friday - ACT English Practice
Week of January 7-11 Monday - AP MC Practice Tuesday - Bless Me, Ultima Chapters 1-2 due Wednesday - Review AP Essay (from last week) / AP Synthesis Prompt Thursday - AP Synthesis Prompt Friday - BMU Chapters 3-6 due
Exam Information: 1. The first part will test your knowledge of MLA format, semi-colon usage, comma usage, quotation management, passive/active voice, and other writing issues we have addressed. 2. The second part will be an argumentative style essay.
Week of January 2-4 Wednesday - AP Rhetorical Analysis Practice Thursday - Write an AP Style essay /Read"At a Crossroads" for HW Friday - Discuss "At a Crossroads" and Introduce Bless me, Ultima
Week of December 10-14 and Week of 17-19 Monday - Critique Writing Terminology (open the file above and follow the directions) Tuesday - Review previous article and summary/ begin critique Wednesday - Critique writing - write assessment Thursday - Life Act Presentation Friday - Life Act Presentation
Monday - Critique writing - have assessment and response done before class Tuesday - Review Vocabulary / Critiques due Wednesday - Vocabulary Quiz 6 / AP Practice
Week of December 3-7 Monday - Othello Paper Tuesday - Othello Paper Check (period 6/7) Wednesday - Othello Paper Check (period 2) Thursday - Review Vocabulary words / Review paper Friday - Vocabulary quiz 5 / Refine paper *Othello Paper due on Monday, December 10.
Week of November 19 and 20 Monday - Othello Tuesday - Othello
Week of November 12-16 Monday - Othello (Obedience Paper is due to the Google Classroom by 3 p.m.) Tuesday - Othello Wednesday - AP Practice Thursday - Othello / Review Vocabulary Words Friday - Vocabulary quiz 3 / Othello
Week of November 5-9 Monday, November 5 - Submit 3 pages for review at the end of the period / Vocabulary quiz list 2 Tuesday, November 6 – Introduction to Shakespeare Wednesday, November 7 – Return drafts and continue work in class Thursday, November 8 – Review Vocab. / Content should be complete at the beginning of class / editing and revising Friday, November 9 – Vocabulary Quiz / Editing and revising
Week of October 29-November 2 Monday, October 29 – Read Zimbardo (pgs. 732-743) Tuesday, October 30 – Begin paper – see pages 751-756 for prompts Wednesday, October 31 – Work on paper (research may be required) / Thesis and paper outline check Thursday, November 1 –Review Vocabulary / work on paper Friday, November 2 – Vocabulary quiz 1 / work on paper
Week of October 22-26 Note to all: You must read all articles. Period Two Monday, October 22 – Work time for groups Tuesday, October 23 – Read Milgram (pgs. 692-704) Wednesday, October 24 – Read Burger (pgs. 705-710) Thursday, October 25 – Read Parker (pgs. 712-721) Friday, October 26 – Read Lessing (pgs. 723-725) and Asch (pgs. 726-730)
Period Six/Seven Monday, October 22 – Work time for groups Tuesday, October 23 – Read Milgram (pgs. 692-704) Wednesday, October 24 – Read Lessing (pgs. 723-725) and Asch (pgs. 726-730) Thursday, October 25 – Read Parker (pgs. 712-721) Friday, October 26 – Read Burger (pgs. 705-710)
Week of October 15-19 Monday - Work on verb usage and passive voice in the MD papers. Tuesday - Peer edit the MD papers (with at least two other students). The paper is due on Wednesday at 3p.m. in the Google Classroom. Wednesday –Read intro to unit (pages 680-682) and Fromm (pgs. 683-687); take notes on Fromm Thursday – Read Ross/Nisbett (pgs. 688-691) Friday – Work time for groups
Week of October 8-11 Monday – Three full pages due to the Google Classroom at the end of the period Tuesday- Return papers/Semi-colon lesson/work time COMMAS Wednesday – Complete content (4-5 pages) by the end of the period today Thursday - Passive/Active Voice lesson - correct verbs
Week of October 1-5 Monday – Martin Dressler discussion continues Tuesday – Martin Dressler discussion continues / Paper Prompts available Wednesday – Explore prompts/gather evidence from the text Thursday – Working Thesis and paper plan (show me during class) Friday – Work day
Week of September 25-28 Tuesday - Martin Dressler Summer Assignment Due / Work on Glass Menagerie Paper - conference as necessary Wednesday - Glass Menagerie Paper - conference as necessary Thursday - Martin Dressler Discussion Friday - Martin Dressler Discussion / GM Paper due
Week of September 17-21 Monday - Work on Devil Presentation Tuesday - Presentations Wednesday - Presentations Continue Thursday - Glass Menagerie - paper revision Friday - Glass Menagerie - paper revision
Week of September 10-14 Monday - Complete H.H. Holmes biography / Return summer assignment Tuesday - Submit Glass Menagerie paper and take test Wednesday - Discuss Devil summer assignment Thursday - Work on Devil Presentation Friday - Work on Devil Presentation
Week of September 4-7 Tuesday - Devil in the White City reading/assignment due / goal setting / Read Bloom's article Wednesday - Discuss Bloom's article/begin summary Thursday - Summary due for review in class / Devil Friday - Final summary due / Devil
Welcome to College Composition and AP English Language!
Summer Assignment Deadlines: Tuesday, September 4 - Devil in the White City reading and responses due Tuesday, September 11 - The Glass Menagerie reading and essay due and expect a test Tuesday, September 25 - Martin Dressler reading and guide due
Week of August 28-31 Tuesday - syllabus, course expectations, rules, goal setting, and rubric Wednesday - in-class writing Thursday - Discuss summary writing and Blinder's article from pages 1-23 of the textbook (hint: read those pages for today) Friday - Discuss Friedman's article on page 238 (hint: read it for today)