Summer English I

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Posted 7/19/21

 

Welcome to Summer School: Semester 2

This is where you will come to find all assignments, handouts, and other information about this English 1 class. I look forward to working with you this month!

Posted 6/28/21

 

Assignments

Day Date Assignment Due/Lesson Plan
Mon. 6/28/21

FIRST DAY OF Second Semester

WELCOME!!

  • NoRedInk.com: Complete the Diagnostic Test on Parts of the sentence (due today)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the Practice on Parts of the sentence (due tomorrow)
  • Vocabulary.com: Begin practice for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.4 (Due Thursday)
  • SAVVAS: Read "Pyramus and Thisbe" out of the textbook, p. 485
  • Answer questions on pages 490-491 of the textbook (Due today):
    Comprehension Check #1-3
    Analyze the Text #1-4
    Answer the questions on your own paper and turn in by the end of class
Tues. 6/29/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Finish the Practice on Parts of the sentence (due today)
  • Quiz: NoRedInk.com: Parts of the sentence (due today)
  • Review "Pyramus and Thisbe" for quiz
  • Quiz: SAVVAS: "Pyramus and Thisbe"
  • Teams: Start on the Elements of Drama exercise (due tomorrow)
  • Vocabulary.com: Continue practice exercise for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.4 (Due Thursday)
Wed. 6/30/21
  • In class read Act 1, Scene 1 of Romeo and Juliet using the textbook and NoFear Shakespeare
  • Teams: Finish the Elements of Drama exercise (due today)
  • Teams: Complete the Oxymorons exercise (due today)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the Diagnostic Test on Commas, Semicolons, Colons (due tomorrow)
  • Vocabulary.com: Finish the practice exercise for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.4 (Due tomorrow)
Thurs. 7/1/21
  • In class read Act 1, Scenes 2-4 of Romeo and Juliet using the textbook and NoFear Shakespeare
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the Diagnostic Test on Commas, Semicolons, Colons (due today)
  • Vocabulary.com: Finish the practice exercise for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.4 (Due today)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the Practice on Commas, Semicolons, Colons (due tomorrow)
  • R&J1: Answer questions #1-4 on p.396 (due tomorrow)
  • Teams: Start on the Act 1 Extension questions (due tomorrow)
Fri. 7/2/21
  • Quiz: Vocabulary.com: This week's list: myPerspectives 9.4
  • NoRedInk.com: Finish the Practice on Commas, Semicolons, Colons (due today)
  • R&J1: Answer questions #1-4 on p.396 (due today)
  • Teams: Finish the Act 1 Extension questions (due today)
  • Quiz: NoRedInk.com: Commas, Semicolons, Colons
  • Review Romeo & Juliet Act 1
  • Quiz: SAVVAS: Romeo & Juliet Act 1
  • Vocabulary.com: Begin work on practice for next week's list: Romeo & Juliet Act 3 (Due next Friday)
  • Progress reports sent home
Tues. 7/6/21
  • In class read Act 2 of Romeo and Juliet using the textbook and NoFear Shakespeare
  • NoRedInk.com: Complete the Diagnostic Test on Sentence Fragments (due today)
  • Vocabulary.com: Work on practice for this week's list: Romeo & Juliet Act 3 (Due Friday)
  • R&J2: Answer questions #1-5 on p.420 (due today)
  • Teams: Finish the Act 2 Extension questions (due tomorrow)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the practice on Sentence Fragments (due tomorrow)
Wed. 7/7/21
  • Teams: Finish the Act 2 Extension questions (due today)
  • Complete the worksheet on Poetic Structure
  • Review for quiz on R&J Act 2
  • Quiz: Romeo & Juliet Act 2
  • NoRedInk.com: Finish the practice on Sentence Fragments (due today)
  • Quiz: NoRedInk.com: Sentence Fragments
  • Vocabulary.com: Work on practice for this week's list: Romeo & Juliet Act 3 (Due Friday)
Thurs. 7/8/21
  • In class read Act 3 of Romeo and Juliet using the textbook and NoFear Shakespeare
  • R&J3: Answer questions #1-3 on p.446 (due today)
  • Teams: Complete the Act 3 Extension questions (due today)
  • Teams: Complete the worksheet on Dramatic Structures (due tomorrow)
  • Vocabulary.com: Work on practice for this week's list: Romeo & Juliet Act 3 (Due tomorrow)
  • Read the Argument Writing Prompt and complete the tutorial on NoRedInk.com
    Complete the tutorial today. The essay will be due next Thursday. Complete the essay at NoRedInk.com
Fri. 7/9/21
  • Teams: Complete the worksheet on Dramatic Structures (due today)
  • Review for quiz on R&J Act 3
  • Quiz: Romeo & Juliet Act 3
  • Vocabulary.com: Work on practice for this week's list: Romeo & Juliet Act 3 (Due today)
  • Read the Argument Writing Prompt together as a class and begin writing the essay at NoRedInk.com
    The essay will be due next Thursday.
Mon. 7/12/21
  • In class read Act 4 of Romeo and Juliet using the textbook and NoFear Shakespeare
  • R&J4: Answer questions #1-3 on p.462 (due today)
  • Teams: Complete the worksheet on Dramatic Elements (due today)
  • Review for quiz on R&J Act 4
  • Quiz: Romeo & Juliet Act 4
  • Vocabulary.com: Begin practice for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.6 (Due Friday)
  • Continue to work on the Argument Essay (due Thursday)
    Complete the essay at NoRedInk.com
Tues. 7/13/21
  • In class read Act 5 of Romeo and Juliet using the textbook and NoFear Shakespeare
  • R&J3: Answer questions #1-3 on p.479 (due today)
  • Teams: Complete the Literary Elements worksheet (due today)
  • Watch the end of the play
  • Vocabulary.com: Continue practice for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.6 (Due Friday)
  • Continue to work on the Argument Essay (due Thursday)
    Complete the essay at NoRedInk.com
Wed. 7/14/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Complete the Diagnostic Assignment on Parallel Structure (due TODAY)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the practice assignment on Parallel Structure (due tomorrow)
  • Review for quiz on R&J Act 5
  • Quiz: Romeo & Juliet Act 5
  • Vocabulary.com: Continue practice for this week's list: myPerspectives 9.6 (Due Friday)
  • Continue to work on the Argument Essay (due tomorrow)
    Complete the essay at NoRedInk.com
Thurs. 7/15/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Finish the practice assignment on Parallel Structure (due TODAY)
  • Quiz: NoRedInk.com: Parallel Structure
  • Read "There will Come Soft Rains" together in class
  • Answer questions #1-4 on page 729
  • Teams: Work on the short story extension questions (due tomorrow)
  • Finish work on the Argument Essay (due TODAY)
    Complete the essay at NoRedInk.com
  • Vocabulary.com: Finish practice on this week's list: myPerspectives 9.6 (Due tomorrow)
Fri. 7/16/21
  • Vocabulary.com: Finish practice on this week's list: myPerspectives 9.6 (Due TODAY)
  • Quiz: Vocabulary.com: This week's list: myPerspectives 9.6
  • Teams: Finish the short story extension questions (due TODAY)
  • Quiz: "There Will Come Soft Rains..."
Mon. 7/19/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Complete the Diagnostic Assignment on Misplaced Modifiers (due TODAY)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the practice work on Misplaced Modifiers (due tomorrow)
  • Read "The Nuclear Tourist" together in class
  • Answer questions #1-4 on page 753
  • Teams: "The Nuclear Tourist" extension questions (due tomorrow)
  • Teams: "The Nuclear Tourist" diction questions (due tomorrow)
  • Vocabulary.com: Begin practice for this week's list: Academic Vocabulary, Units 4-6 (Due Thursday)
Tues. 7/20/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Finish the practice work on Misplaced Modifiers (due TODAY)
  • Quiz: NoRedInk.com: Misplaced Modifiers
  • Teams: "The Nuclear Tourist" extension questions (due TODAY)
  • Teams: "The Nuclear Tourist" diction questions (due TODAY)
  • Quiz: "The Nuclear Tourist"
  • Vocabulary.com: Continue practice for this week's list: Academic Vocabulary, Units 4-6 (Due Thursday)
Wed. 7/21/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Complete the Diagnostic Assignment on Phrases and Clauses (due TODAY)
  • NoRedInk.com: Begin the practice work on Phrases and Clauses (due tomorrow)
  • Read "By the Waters of Babylon" together in class
  • Answer questions #1-4 on page 715
  • Teams: "By the Waters of Babylon" Narrative Elements worksheet (due tomorrow)
  • Vocabulary.com: Continue practice for this week's list: Academic Vocabulary, Units 4-6 (Due Tomorrow)
Thurs. 7/22/21
  • NoRedInk.com: Finish the practice work on Phrases and Clauses (due TODAY)
  • Quiz: NoRedInk.com: Phrases and Clauses
  • Teams: "By the Waters of Babylon" Narrative Elements worksheet (due TODAY)
  • Quiz: "By the Waters of Babylon"
  • Vocabulary.com: Finish practice for this week's list: Academic Vocabulary, Units 4-6 (Due TODAY)
  • Quiz: Vocabulary.com: This week's list: Academic Vocabulary, Units 4-6
Fri. 7/23/21

Final Exams

Morning Class exam: 7:30-9:00

Afternoon Class exam: 9:30-11:00