Language Arts 10

Week 1: September 3-7

Monday -- Labor Day. No School. 

Tuesday
Syllabus
Get To Know You Survey + Poem

Wednesday -- Poetry Jam

Thursday
Plagiarism Policy
Understanding Plagiarism

Friday
Read & discuss "The World on the Turtle's Back" (textbook p. 22)


Week 2: September 10-14

Monday 
[1.0] "The World on the Turtle's Back" Discussion Questions

Tuesday
Read & discuss "The Man to Send Rain Clouds" (textbook p.46)
[1.1] "The Man to Send Rain Clouds" Discussion Questions


Wednesday
Reading Preview in LMC

Thursday
Read & discuss "Coyote Stories" (textbook p. 37)
"Fox and Coyote and Whale"

Friday -- Recreational Reading!

Week 3: September 17-21

Monday
Read "from The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano" (textbook p.102)
[1.8] Imagery in "Olaudah Equiano"

Tuesday
[1.5] "Coyote Stories" Discussion Questions
[1.4] Write Your Own Tale Brainstorming & Planning

Wednesday -- Computer time: Type up [1.4] Write Your Own Tale



Thursday -- Computer time: Type up [1.4] Write Your Own Tale

Friday 
[1.4] Write Your Own Tale due before leaving class.
Mark/highlight writing according to rubric & self-assess grade.
Example Tale with Highlighting


Week 4: September 24-28

Monday
Read "To My Dear and Loving Husband" (textbook p.149)
Read "Upon the Burning of My House" (textbook p.150)
[2.0] Anne Bradstreet Discussion Questions

Tuesday
Read "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" (textbook p.161)
[2.1] "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" Discussion Questions

Wednesday
Ethos, Logos, Pathos Intro Chart Notes (Blank)
Ethos, Logos, Pathos PowerPoint & Examples

Thursday
[2.2] Honor Code Game

Friday -- Recreational Reading!

Week 5: October 1-5

Monday 
[2.2] Honor Code Game Part 2

Tuesday
The Crucible Background Jigsaw

Wednesday
Read & discuss The Crucible Act I (p.3-24)
Listen to Act I here
Act I (p.3-23) Reading Guide

Thursday
Read & discuss The Crucible Act I (p.25-51)
Listen to Act I here
Act I (p.24-51) Reading Guide

Friday
Read & discuss The Crucible Act I (p.25-51)
Listen to Act I here
Act I (p.24-51) Reading Guide

 

Week 6: October 8-12

Monday [2.3] The Crucible Act I Characters (before lunch) [2.4] The Crucible Act I Review Guide (after lunch)


Tuesday
Finish [2.4] The Crucible Act I Review Guide
Read The Crucible Act II (p.52-66)
Listen to Act II here



Wednesday - Half-Day Hours 1, 2, 3 (No class). 

Thursday ​- Half-Day Hours 4, 5, 6.
Read The Crucible Act II (p.66-75) (p.75-86) Listen to Act II here

Friday
[2.5]The Crucible Act II Review Guide


Week 7: October 15-19

Monday Finish [2.5] The Crucible Act II Review Guide Read The Crucible Appendix Act II, Scene 2
Read The Crucible Act III (p.87-107)
Listen to Act III here


Tuesday
Read The Crucible Act III (p.87-107)
Listen to Act III here

Wednesday
Read The Crucible Act III 
(p.107-119)
(p.120-126)
Listen to Act III here

Thursday
[2.6] The Crucible Act III Review Guide

Friday
Read The Crucible Act IV (p.127-140) in "pod" table groups.

Listen to Act IV here
[2.7] The Crucible Act IV Group Reading Guide

Week 8: October 22-26

Monday
Finish through p. 140 + Reading Guide on your own.

Tuesday
Read The Crucible Act IV
(p.140-145)
(p.146-153)
Listen to Act IV here

Wednesday
[2.8] The Crucible Act IV Review Guide

Thursday
Read McCarthyism

Friday
[2.9] McCarthyism Reading Guide


Week 9: October 29 - November 2

Monday
Puritans/Crucible Unit 2 Test Review Guide

Tuesday
Puritans/Crucible Unit 2 Test Review Guide

Wednesday
Puritans/Crucible Unit 2 Test Kahoot Review Game
Quizlet Live Throwdown
Crucible Characters Quizlet 
Crucible Vocabulary Quizlet
Crucible Factoids Quizlet

Thursday
Puritans/Crucible Unit 2 Test
AoW: Halloween Candy


Friday -- Watch ​The Crucible​ film


Week 10: November 5-9

Monday
Finish The Crucible film.


Tuesday -- Election Day. No school. 

Wednesday
Jane Schaffer Formula Paragraph Notes & Transitions Chart
Jane Schaffer Formula Paragraph Notes - Completed (Key)
Jane Schaffer Formula Paragraph Practice

Thursday
Crucible Essay Rubric, Prompt, & Schedule
Crucible Thesis & Planning
Thesis Notes - Completed (Key)

Friday
Crucible Essay Supporting Body Paragraph #1 (Blue)



Week 11: November 12-15

Monday
Crucible Essay Supporting Body Paragraph #2 (Green)

Tuesday
Opposition Mini-Lesson Notes
Opposition Mini-Lesson Notes - Completed (Key)
Crucible Essay Opposition Body Paragraph (Yellow)


Wednesday
Sample Essay "What's Good?" Game & Essay Structure Notes Sample Essay & Essay Structure Notes - Completed (Key)

Thursday
Type up body paragraphs. Add introduction paragraph with hook and thesis.

Friday
Add conclusion paragraph with restated thesis and kicker. Use Student Checklist to begin editing/revising.

Week 12: November 19-23

Monday
Complete Student Checklist to finish essay. Crucible Essay (Final Version) due at the end of the hour.

Tuesday

Wednesday -- No school. 

Thursday -- Thanksgiving. No school. 

Friday -- No school. 

 

Week 13: November 27-December 1

Monday
[3.0] Digital Escape Room
[3.0] Digital Escape Room Worksheet
[3.0] Digital Escape Room Worksheet - Microsoft Word Document
Task 4 & 5 Printout
New York Public Library Banned Books Quiz
How Scandalous is Your Reading History? Banned Books Week Quiz: Which titles made censors hot under the collar?

Tuesday
Counselor Presentation & Educational Development Plans (EDPs)

Wednesday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.3-14.
Take notes.
Pop Quiz. 

Thursday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.14-31. 

Friday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.31-40. 
[3.1] Fahrenheit 451 p.3-14 Reading Guide
[3.2] Fahrenheit 451 p.14-31 Reading Guide
Begin to read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.31-40. 

Week 14: December 4-8

Monday
(Finish) Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.31-40.
[3.3] Fahrenheit 451 p.31-40 Reading Guide
[3.4] Fahrenheit 451 p.1-40 Deeper Responses

Tuesday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.41-52.
[3.5] Fahrenheit 451 p.42-52 Reading Guide

Wednesday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.52-68.
[3.6] Fahrenheit 451 p.52-68 Reading Guide

Thursday
Finish [3.5] and [3.6] Reading Guides. 
[3.7] Fahrenheit 451 "The Hearth and the Salamander" Deeper Responses

Friday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.71-93. 
[3.8] Fahrenheit 451 p.71-93 Reading Guide


Week 15: December 11-15

Monday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.93-110
[3.9] Fahrenheit 451 p.93-110 Reading Guide

Tuesday
[3.10] Fahrenheit 451 "The Sieve and The Sand" Deeper Responses

Wednesday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.113-136
[3.11] Fahrenheit 451 p.113-136 Reading Guide

Thursday  -- Snowday. No School. 

Friday
Silentely read ​Fahrenheit 451​ p.137-149
[3.12] ​Fahrenheit 451​ p.137-149 Reading Guide

Week 16: December 18-22

Monday
Read & discuss Fahrenheit 451 p.149-165
[3.13] Fahrenheit 451 p.149-165 Reading Guide
[3.14] "Burning Bright" Deeper Responses

Tuesday
[3.15] Fahrenheit 451 ICE-WOD Brainstorm
Fahrenheit 451 In-Class Essay / Writing On Demand Rubric & Planning

Wednesday
Write ​Fahrenheit 451 ​In-Class Essay. 

Thursday
Watch Fahrenheit 451 film.
Friday
Watch Fahrenheit 451 film. Extra credit opportunity: venn diagram between film and book.


Week 17: January 8-12

Monday - No school. 

Tuesday
Common Assessment (Final Exam) Review Guide [4.1] Interpreting Metaphors

Wednesday
[4.2] Subject, Predicate, Independent vs. Subordinate Clauses, Phrases, Fragments

Thursday
[4.3] Kinds of Sentences, Fixing Run-Ons

Friday
The Oatmeal's Apostrophes Comic
[4.4] Punctuation - Apostrophes & Commas


Week 18: January 15-19

Monday​ -- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No school. 

Tuesday
In-Class Essays Prep - Sample Essays
"Goofus and Gallant" Activity

Wednesday - Common Assessment Written Portion Planning

Thursday - Common Assessment Written Portion Writing

Friday​ -- Review


Week 19: January 22-26

Monday -- Review Game
Last day to submit "one late pass per card marking" work or revised assignments to earn back more points. 

Tuesday -- Exams, Hours 1 and 2

Wednesday -- Exams, Hours 3 and 4

Thursday -- Exams, Hours 5 and 6

Friday -- No school. 


Week 2: September 11-15

 Monday  [1.0] "The World on the Turtle's Back" Discussion Questions
 Tuesday Read & discuss "The Man to Send Rain Clouds" (textbook p.46)
[1.1] "The Man To Send Rain Clouds" Discussion Questions
 Wednesday Reading Preview in LMC
 Thursday Read & discuss "Of Plymouth Plantation" (textbook p.90)
 Friday Recreational Reading!

Week 2: September 11-15

 Monday  [1.0] "The World on the Turtle's Back" Discussion Questions
 Tuesday Read & discuss "The Man to Send Rain Clouds" (textbook p.46)
[1.1] "The Man To Send Rain Clouds" Discussion Questions
 Wednesday Reading Preview in LMC
 Thursday Read & discuss "Of Plymouth Plantation" (textbook p.90)
 Friday Recreational Reading!