Adv. Honors English I

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Posted 1/4/23

 

Assignments

Day Date Assignment Due/Lesson Plan
Wed.–Thurs. 1/4/23–
1/5/23

WELCOME BACK!

I hope you had a wonderful break!

 

In Class:

  • Introduction to clauses
  • Introduction to the research paper: discuss topics and resource types

Assigned:

  • Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 1: Due Wednesday, Jan. 11 by 8am.
  • EOLang p. 146-152: Ex. 1, 2, and 4 (read about clauses on pages 144-145, 147-148, and 150-151: pay attention to the lists of relative pronouns and subordinating conjunctions)
  • Sign up for your top three movie choices to research (be sure you have at least one print source before you decide on a movie):
    1st Period
    4th Period
    5th Period
    6th Period
Fri. 1/6/23

Due:

  • EOLang p. 146-152: Ex. 1, 2, and 4
  • Sign up for your top three movie choices to research (be sure you have at least one print source before you decide on a movie):
    1st Period
    4th Period
    5th Period
    6th Period

In Class:

  • Check grammar
  • Discuss uploading sources to OneDrive
  • Discuss database and webpage sources

Assigned:

  • Upload print source
  • EOLang p. 151-154: Ex. 5
  • Continue to research your movie. Find and uploadat least 8 reliable sources by next Friday, 1/13. Be sure that you have at least one print source, one database source, and two website sources. The remaining four sources can be any combination of print, database, or website sources.
  • Remember to title your source files correctly using the format ##_sourceType_criticLastName. For example, 01_print_Ebert, 02_data_Douthat, 03_web_Berardinelli
  • Continue Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 1: Due Wednesday, Jan. 11 by 8am.
Mon./
Tues.
1/9/23–
1/10/23

Due:

  • EOLang p. 151-154: Ex. 5

In Class:

  • NearPod writing assignment
  • Distribution of Vol. 2 textbook
  • Grammar assignment (Ex. 5 checked and Rev. A assigned)
  • Research discussion
  • Intro to Romeo and Juliet (language of Shakespeare, literary terms, and discussion of tragedy)

Assignment:

  • Complete EOLang p. 154: Ex. 5 and Rev. A
  • Finish Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 1: Due Wednesday, Jan. 11 by 8am.
  • Continue to research your movie. Find and uploadat least 8 reliable sources by Friday, 1/13. Be sure that you have at least one print source, one database source, and two website sources. The remaining four sources can be any combination of print, database, or website sources. Remember to title your source files correctly using the format ##_sourceType_criticLastName. For example, 01_print_Ebert, 02_data_Douthat, 03_web_Berardinelli, etc.
  • Read the background on R&J in MyPerspectives, Vol. 2, pp. 366-373
Wed./
Thurs.
1/11/23–
1/12/21

Due:

  • EOLang p. 154: Rev. A
  • Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 1: Due Wednesday, Jan. 11 by 8am.
  • Background reading on R&J in MyPerspectives, Vol. 2, pp. 366-373

In Class:

  • Grammar assignment (Rev. A checked; Ex. 6-7 and Rev. B assigned)
  • Research discussion
  • R&J memory work assignment
  • Reading and discussion: R&J I.1

Assigned:

  • EOLang p. 156-159: Ex. 6-7 and Rev. B
  • Continue to research your movie. Find and uploadat least 8 reliable sources by Friday, 1/13. Be sure that you have at least one print source, one database source, and two website sources. The remaining four sources can be any combination of print, database, or website sources. Remember to title your source files correctly using the format ##_sourceType_criticLastName. For example, 01_print_Ebert, 02_data_Douthat, 03_web_Berardinelli, etc.
Fri. 1/13/23

Due:

  • EOLang p. 156-159: Ex. 6-7 and Rev. B
  • At least 8 reliable sources uploaded to the shared OneDrive folder. Be sure that you have at least one print source, one database source, and two website sources. The remaining four sources can be any combination of print, database, or website sources.

In Class:

  • Check grammar
  • Talk about research sources
  • Read more of RJ I.1

Assigned:

  • EOLang p. 159-163: Rev. C and Chapter Review
  • Begin reading through your sources to get a general idea of what your thesis will be. Don't take extensive notes. Just determine the movie's quality and what your main points could be.
Mon. 1/16/23 MLK Jr. Day: No School
Tues./

Wed.


1/17/23–
1/18/23

Due:

  • EOLang p. 159-163: Rev. C and Chapter Review

In class:

  • Check grammar
  • Read RJ 1.1-4

Assigned:

  • Study for grammar test
  • Required: EOLang p. 321-324: Ex. 5 and 6
  • Optional review assignments: Grammar review assignment (KEY), EOLang p. 142-3: Diagnostic Preview A and B (KEY)
  • Continue reading through your sources to get a general idea of what your thesis will be. Don't take extensive notes. Just determine the movie's quality and what your main points could be.
Thurs./
Fri.
1/19/23–
1/20/23

Due:

  • Study for grammar test
  • Required: EOLang p. 321-324: Ex. 5 and 6
  • Optional review assignments: Grammar review assignment (KEY), EOLang p. 142-3: Diagnostic Preview A and B (KEY)

In Class:

  • Grammar Test: Chapter 4: The Clause
  • Finish reading RJ Act 1

Assigned:

  • Study for RJ Act 1 quiz
  • Optional: Watch Act 1 to help review the plot for the quiz
  • EOLang p. 168-171: Ex. 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 2: Due Friday, Jan. 27 by 8am.

Mon./

Tues.

1/23/23–
1/24/23

Due:

  • Study for RJ Act 1 quiz
  • EOLang p. 168-171: Ex. 2, 3, 4, 5

In Class:

  • Quiz: RJ Act 1
  • Check grammar
  • Begin reading RJ Act 2

Assigned:

  • EOLang p. 171-175: Rev. A, Ex. 6, Rev. B, Ex. 7
  • Continue Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 2: Due Friday, Jan. 27 by 8am.
Wed./
Thurs.
1/25/23–
1/26/23

Due:

  • EOLang p. 171-175: Rev. A, Ex. 6, Rev. B, Ex. 7

In Class:

Assigned:

  • EOLang p. 179-180: Ex. 9, Rev. D
  • Read handout on thesis and outline. Prepare a working thesis and outline for next week.
  • Finish Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 2: Due Friday, Jan. 27 by 8am.
Fri. 1/27/23

Due:

  • Vocabulary.com practice for R&J Act 2: Due by 8am

Homecoming Activities: No Class

Mon./Wed. 1/30/23 &
2/1/23

Due:

In Class:

  • Discuss and turn in working thesis and outline.
  • Check grammar.
  • Finish reading RJ Act 2

Assigned:

  • EOLang p.183-184: Rev. E, F, and G (due Thurs./Fri.)
  • Study for RJ Act 2 quiz
Tues. 1/31/23 TEACHER INSERVICE: NO CLASS
Thurs./
Fri.
2/2/23–
2/3/23

Due:

  • EOLang p.183-184: Rev. E, F, and G (due Thurs./Fri.)

In Class:

  • Quiz: RJ Act 2

Assigned:

Mon./
Tues.
2/7/23–
2/8/23

Due:

In Class:

  • Grammar Test: Chapter 5: Agreement
Wed./
Thurs.
2/9/23–
2/10/23
 

Fri.

2/11/23  
Mon./
Tues.
2/14/23–
2/15/23
 
Wed./
Thurs.
2/16/23–
2/17/23
 

Fri.

2/18/23  
Mon. 2/21/23

PRESIDENTS DAY: No School

Tues. 2/23/23  
Wed. 2/23/23  
Thurs. 2/24/23  
Fri. 2/25/23  
Mon./
Wed.
2/28/23 and
3/2/23
 
Tues. 3/1/23 ACT Cert

Thurs./

Fri.

3/3/23–
3/4/23
 
Mon./
Tues.
3/7/23–
3/8/23
 
Wed./
Fir.
3/9/23 &
3/11/23
 
Thurs. 3/10/23 TEACHER INSERVICE: NO CLASS
Mon./
Tues.
3/14/23–
3/15/23
 
Wed./
Thurs.
3/16/23–
3/17/23
 
Fri. 3/18/23  
Mon./
Tues.
3/21/23–
3/23/23
 
Wed./
Thurs.
3/23/23–
3/24/23
 
Fri. 3/25/23 Spirit Day!!: No Classes
Mon.–Fri. 3/28/23–
4/1/23
Spring Break!!: No School
Mon./
Tues.
4/4/23–
4/5/23
 
Wed./
Thurs.
4/6/23–
4/7/23
 
Fri. 4/8/23  

Mon./
Tues.

4/11/23–
4/12/23
 

Wed./
Thurs.

4/13/23–
4/14/23
 

Fri.

4/15/23 Good Friday: No School

Mon.

4/18/23 ENGLISH I TNREADY TEST: Part 1: ESSAY (8am for everyone)
Tues. 4/19/23

CLASS SCHEDULE: PERIODS 1, 3, 2, 6

ENGLISH I EOC TEST: Part 2 (during class time)

Wed.

4/20/23

CLASS SCHEDULE: PERIODS 4, 5, 2, 7

ENGLISH I EOC TEST: Part 2 (during class time)

Thurs. 4/21/23

CLASS SCHEDULE: PERIODS 1, 3, 2, 6

ENGLISH I EOC TEST: Part 3 (during class time)

Fri. 4/23/23

CLASS SCHEDULE: PERIODS 4, 5, 2, 7

ENGLISH I EOC TEST: Part 3 (during class time)

Mon./
Tues.
4/25/23–
4/26/23
 

Wed.

(1st & 3rd periods)

4/27/23  

Thurs.

(7 period day
TNReady Biology test)

4/28/23  
Fri. &
Mon.
4/29/23 &
5/2/23
 
Tues. 5/3/23  
Wed.

5/4/23

Periods 4, 5, 6, 7

 
Thurs. 5/5/23 AP HUG TEST: No Class
Fri. 5/6/23

Periods 4, 5, 6, 7

 
Mon.

5/9/23

Periods 1, 2, 6, 3

 
Tues. 5/10/23

Periods 4, 5, 6, 7

 
Wed./
Thurs.
5/11/23–
5/12/23
 
Fri. 5/13/23

Periods 1-7

 
Mon./
Tues.
5/16/23–
5/17/23
 
Wed./
Thurs.
5/18/23–
5/19/23
 
Fri. 5/20/23

Periods 1-7

 
Mon. 5/23/23

Final Exams: Schedule TBA

Tues. 5/24/23 Final Exams: Schedule TBA
Wed. 5/25/23 Final Exams: Schedule TBA
Thurs. 5/26/23 Teacher Work Day: No School
Fri. 5/27/23

Last Day of School (2 hr. day):

8-10am: Report Cards

Have a great summer!