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.

Tuesday
Crucible Essay (Final Version) due at the end of the hour.
Wednesday -- No school. 

Thursday -- Thanksgiving. No school. 

Friday -- No school. 

 

Week 13: November 26 - 30

Monday
Individualism, Individuality, Individual Discussion

Tuesday
Read Henry David Thoreau p.264
Begin reading "from Walden" on p.298
Begin Thoreau Discussion Questions

Wednesday
Finish reading "from Walden" on p.298
Finish Thoreau Discussion Questions

Thursday
Read Henry Wadsworth Longfellow p.272 "A Psalm of Life"
Complete Longfellow Discussion Questions

Friday
Rhyme Scheme Begin reading "The Devil and Tom Walker" p.278

Week 14: December 3-7

Monday
Finish reading "The Devil and Tom Walker" p.278 Complete "Devil & Tom Walker" Imagery Notes

Tuesday
Counselor Presentation & Educational Development Plans (EDPs)

Wednesday
Read "Self Reliance"
Complete Emerson Discussion Questions

Thursday
Read "I Hear America Singing" p.313 "I Sit and Look Out" from "Song of Myself" Complete Whitman Discussion Questions

Friday
e.e. cummings "Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town" Complete e.e. cummings Discussion Questions


Week 15: December 10-14

Monday
Read Edgar Allan Poe's "Masque of the Red Death" Work on Fear Discussion Questions

Tuesday
Complete Fear Discussion Questions
Watch Extraordinary Tales (Edgar Allan Poe-loosa!) on Netflix

Wednesday
Finish Extraordinary Tales (Edgar Allan Poe-loosa!) on Netflix

Thursday
Read William Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily" Begin Faulkner Discussion Questions

Friday
Finish Faulkner Discussion Questions

Week 16: December 17-21

Monday
Read Flannery O'Connor's "The Life You Save May Be Your Own" (p.405)

Tuesday
Read Flannery O'Connor's "The Life You Save May Be Your Own" (p.405)

Wednesday


Thursday
Watch Dead Poet's Society
Friday
Watch Dead Poet's Society


Week 17: January 7-11

Monday

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 14-18

Monday

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 Game

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

Week 19: January 21-25

Monday -- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No School.

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!