Language Arts 10

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Week 1: January 28 - February 1

Monday -- Snow day. No school. 

Tuesday -- Semester 1 Final Exams, Hours 5 & 6.

Wednesday -- Polar Vortex. No school. 

Thursday -- Polar Vortex. No school. 


Friday
ELA Alpha Chart & Poem


Week 2: February 4 - 8

Monday -- Poetry Jam!

Tuesday
Plagiarism Discussion Activity & Notes
Plagiarism Policy


Wednesday - Ice Day. No School. 

Thursday
StudySync: "Going Viral" Blast
StudySync Logon Instructions, Blast Behavior, Peer Review Procedures

Friday
StudySync Blast & Peer Review "What's Good?" Game
StudySync: "Taking A Stand" Blast


Week 3: February 11 - 15

Monday
Finish "Taking a Stand" Blast Class discussion: "When is it appropriate to challenge the rules?"

Tuesday - Snow day. No school. 


Wednesday

Read & annotate "Excerpt from Candide"


Thursday
Discuss & write answers Candide Questions
Watch StudySyncTV clips for Candide.

Friday 
Point of View Notes & Practice Sheet Point of View Practice PowerPoint Point of View - Candide "Your Turn" Part A and Part B on StudySync


Week 4: February 19 - 22

Monday - No school. 

Tuesday
F451 Anticipatory Set
Read and annotated Fahrenheit 451 Excerpt

Wednesday
Point of View: Reference Sheet
Point of View Review
Point of View Prompt Sheets


Thursday
Point of View Gallery Walk Samples
Point of View Gallery Walk Handout

Friday
Read Ray Bradbury's "All Summer in a Day"
"All Summer In A Day" Discussion Questions

Week 5: February 25 - March 1

Monday 
Read Ray Bradbury's "There Will Come Soft Rains"


Tuesday
StudySync: Vocab., Comp., Think, & Write

Wednesday - Testing. No classes. 


Thursday
Finish StudySync activities from Tuesday.
Grammar Escape Room

Friday
Adjectives & Adverbs Notes Grammar Guru - Make a List Adjectives & Adverbs Mad Libs

 

Week 6: March 4 - 8

Monday Tom Gordon & Appalachian Trail Intro PowerPoint Read The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Pregame & First Inning Annotate while reading.
Highlight 3 vocabulary words and provide definitions.

Tuesday
Read Bill Bryson A Walk in the Woods excerpt.
Annotate while reading.
Read The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Second & Third Innings
Highlight 3 vocabulary words and provide definitions.

Wednesday
Read Gary Paulsen Hatchet Excerpt
Complete Facing Survival: Compare & Contrast
Begin reading The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Top of the Fourth
Begin Survival Playlist

Thursday
Share Survival Playlists
Finish reading The Girl who Loved Tom Gordon Top of the Fourth
Circle unfamiliar words and descriptive language. 

Friday
Survival Simulation Exercise
Read The Girl who Loved Tom Gordon Bottom of the Fourth



Week 9: March 25 - 29

Monday
Book Talk Planning

Tuesday
Book Talk (Socratic Seminar)

Wednesday
Book Talk (Socratic Seminar)

Thursday
Tom Gordon Unit Project

Friday
Workshop: Tom Gordon Unit Project


Week 10: April 8 - 12

Monday
(P)SAT Study Sesh
Workshop: Tom Gordon Unit Project


Tuesday - No School. (PSAT Testing.) 

Wednesday
Card Marking Reflection 

Thursday
Read "The Lottery"
Tom Gordon Project Gallery Walk

Friday
"The Lottery" Discussion Questions



Week 11: April 15 - 18

Monday
"The Lottery" Discussion Activity

Tuesday
Only What You Can Carry


Wednesday
OMAM Fact Sheet
OMAM Fact Sheet Questions

Thursday
Begin reading OMAM Chapter 1 Begin OMAM Chapter 1 Guide

Friday - No school. 

Week 12: April 22 - 26

Monday
Chapter 1 Review Guide Quotes PowerPoint Finish reading OMAM ​Chapter 1 Continue OMAM ​Chapter 1 Guide

Tuesday
Finish OMAM Chapter 1 Guide Complete OMAM Ch. 1 StudySync Vocab & Comprehension Questions
Wednesday
Read OMAM Chapter 2
Begin OMAM Chapter 2 Guide

Thursday
Finish reading OMAM Chapter 2 Finish OMAM Chapter 2 Guide
Friday
OMAM Poverty Puzzle

 

Week 13: April 29 - May 3

Monday
Read OMAM Chapter 3

Tuesday
Finish reading OMAM Chapter 3
Complete OMAM Chapter 3 Review Guide (Online)

Wednesday
Read OMAM Chapter 4

Thursday
Complete OMAM Chapter 4 Review Guide (Online) Write OMAM Chapter 4 Paragraph

Friday
OMAM ​Character Chart Scavenger Hunt Instructions: find 24 "points" of info.

Week 14: May 6 - 10

Monday
Read OMAM Chapter 5 and OMAM Chapter 6 Complete OMAM Chapters 5 & 6 "Brain Dump" Journals

Tuesday
"To A Mouse" Poem & Questions

Wednesday
Analyzing Curley's Wife
Curley's Wife Photos
Curley's Wife Quotes & Letter to Miss Luce

Thursday
OMAM Test Review Guide

Friday
Continue OMAM Test Review Guide


Week 15: May 13 - 17

Monday
Play OMAM Test Review Game Join game @ https://join.quizizz.com with code 336894

Tuesday
OMAM Test

Wednesday
OMAM Film

Thursday
OMAM Film

Friday
Reading Test Strategies Notes (Blank) Reading Test Strategies (Filled) AoW: "Ketchup Packets" & 10 Questions

Week 16: May 20 - 24

Monday
Introduction to Antigone PowerPoint Antigone's Twisted Family Tree Antigone's Character Chart "Introduction to Antigone" Text & Questions


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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!