Fall 2014 Assignments

All Sections (1-4,X/AP) 
* Dates are approximate and vary by section 
* Some assignments are completed in class 

        see also Scope and Sequence
Exams and Events

10/31-11/3 AP Standard  Writing Exam

10/30-10/31 Scantron Exam (Section 4)

10/29-10/30 AVID College Trip

10/29-11/15 1776 Note Taking and Biography Project


10/27-10/30 Document Study Presentations (Sections 1.2.3)

10/27-31 GNGL Exit Competency (Sections 4,X)

10/21-10/25 Scantron Exam (Sections 1,2,3)

10/11-10/17 1776 Vocabulary Quiz


10/6-8 Essay Builders

10/1-3 Making a Written Image

9//x   *States Quiz  (postponed) 

9/17 * Notebook Check all sections

9/4 * Return FAQ sheets by 9/8&9


Readings

10/29-11/5 Lyric Study 

10/20 - 11/3 Document Study

10/6-8 Crisis Readings

Become an expert on the selected reading by assigned groups
(all sections except AP)

ACT III pp 112-120 
ACT IV pp 121-128, 
             pp 129-137, 
             pp 137-145.

Deep Reads for "Making a written image"

Set I * pp 14-20
Set II * pp 40-48


All classes should be finished with the Crucible by Oct 1

9/15-10/1 * Miller, Arthur. The Crucible. Please create a reading schedule based on 10 to 15 days. 

Example:

 When? What?
 9/17 Intro ... & Act I
 9/19 ACT II
 9/22 ACT III
 9/29 Act IV & Epi...
  


9/9,9/10, 9/11 * Read "...Burning of Our House", "..Africa to America", "Salem Witch Trials"

Written Work


10/24-31  AP/Section &  4 Only * Prepare to write a draft comparing GN/GL to The Crucible. Witches and Communists Welcome.

10/8-9 * Write a short 3-5 minute free-write from each Crisis Reading Presentation. Free-writes belong in your notebook.

10/6-8 * Vocabulary Hunt from 1776. Please select 8-10 words from the 141 1776 Vocabulary Lists. Completed lists can be downloaded in an excel file at the Vocabulary Page (remember to filter by section after downloading). Students are responsible for all 30 words from their sections

10/1-2 * Character List with Notable Quotes

        Students should "Deep Read" pp 14-20, pp 40-48
        In Notebook compile a list of characters and "Notable  Quotables" (about 2 per set) for use in the "Making a  Written Image"

9/29-930 * Double Entry Journal
                        Three Items 
                        One Each  from pp 22,23 pp 56-60 pp 110,111
                        Related to Quote ~ Hell hath no fury like a              
                        woman scorned, Wm Congreve

9/15-9/20 * Crucible Vocabulary
                Contribute 6-8 words to class list
                Learn all 25 by next week

9/15-9/22 * Three to four freewrites

9/8,9,10 * Three State Re-Write (loose-leaf)

9/10 * Poetry Vocabulary (notebook)

9/8 * All Fifty States (notebook)

9/5 *  Discover how three of our 50 fifty states got their names (notebook).






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