Current Week's Agenda

  • Please remember that I try to keep the agendas as up-to-date as possible, but sometimes due dates change.  For changes, please refer to the agenda that your child wrote in class.
     
     

    Agenda

    English I

    21-25

                                          

    Monday, January 21

     

    Holiday

     

    Tuesday, January 22

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 16 due Wed.
    3. Essay—Friendship due today—Google classroom
    4. Prezi—“How to Read Poetry”—complete notes ws
    5. Complete “Know the Lingo”
    6. Reading Week 1 due

     

    Wednesday, January 23

    1. No Warm up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 16
    3. Reading day- Reading Week 2 due Tuesday, January 29

     

    Thursday, January 24

    1. Warm up
    2. Review voc. lesson 16—Test tomorrow
    3. Gym Class Heroes/Robert Burns—Compare

    Complete worksheet in Google Classroom

     

    Friday, January 25

    1. No Warm up
    2. test 16
    3. Reading Week 2 due Tuesday
    4. Study Island—Textual Clues, 1 session -30 questions

    Due Thursday, January 31

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Jan. 14-18

                                          

    Monday, January 14

    1. Warm Up
    2. Study Island—Sensory and Figurative Language

    1 session of 25 due Thursday, January 17

    3, Voc. lesson 15 due Wed., January 16

    1. Groups—Scoring essays—must write at least a reason in each category

     

    Tuesday, January 15

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 15 due Wed.
    3. Study Island due Thursday
    4. Finish Scoring essays

     

    Wednesday, January 16

    1. No Warm up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 15
    3. Study Island due tomorrow
    4. Reading day- Reading Week 1 due Tuesday, January 22

     

    Thursday, January 17

    1. Warm up
    2. Review voc. lesson 15—Test tomorrow
    3. Study Island due today
    4. Essay—due Tuesday, Jan. 22 Google Classroom

     

    Friday, January 18

    1. No Warm up
    2. test 15
    3. 16 due Wed.
    4. Essay due Tuesday-
    5. Reading Week one due Tuesday

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Jan. 8-11

                                          

    Tuesday—January 8

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Revising and Editing Review—
    3. Benchmark tomorrow—have your Chromebooks Charged

     Wednesday---January 9

     Benchmark

     Thursday—January 10

     Poetry Study Island—Due end of day Jan. 17

    I will not reset, but I will take the best grade

    Friday—January 11

     Library

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Dec. 17-20

     Monday- Dec.17

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Test 14
    3. Reading Week 4 due tomorrow
    4. Study Island Developing a Thesis due today!
    5. Study Island Sentence Structure due today!
    6. Study Island : Transitions due tomorrow!

                                          

    Tuesday—Dec. 18

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Reading week 4 due today
    3. Study Island—transitions due today
    4. Study Island Revising and Editing due tomorrow

     

    Wednesday---Dec. 19

     

    Testing for periods 1,3,6

     

    Thursday—Dec. 20

     

    Testing for periods 2,4,8

     

    Friday—Dec. 21

     

    Testing for periods 5, 7

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Dec. 10-14

     Monday- Dec.10

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 14
    3. Reading Week 3 due tomorrow
    4. Study Island: Complete 25 questions on Developing a Thesis

                                           Due Monday, Dec. 17

    Tuesday—Dec. 11

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Review voc. lesson 14—test Monday, Dec. 17
    3. Reading week 3 due today
    4. Continue working on study island
    5. New Study Island-- Sentence Structure due Monday, Dec. 17Must complete 30 questions

     

    Wednesday---Dec. 12

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Reading day—Week 4 reading due Tuesday, Dec. 18
    3. Study Island-Developing a thesis: due Monday Dec. 17
    4. Study Island--Sentence Structure due Monday Dec. 17

     Thursday—Dec. 13

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Test 14—Monday, Dec. 17
    3. Reading Week 4 due Tuesday, Dec. 18
    4. Complete Study Island: Complete  25 questions on Transitions—I will not be

                                           Re-setting these assignments—Due Tuesday, Dec. 18

     Friday—Dec. 14

     No Warm Up

    1. test 14, Monday Dec. 17
    2. Work on reading week 4 – due Tues., Dec. 18
    3. Work on Study Island: Complete 25 questions on Revising drafts and 25

    questions on Editing drafts—Due Wed., Dec. 19

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Dec. 3-7

     Monday- Dec. 1

    1. No Warm Up
    2. lesson 13 due Wed.
    3. Reading Week 2 due tomorrow
    4. Fake News—Google Classroom due tomorrow

     

    Tuesday—Dec. 2

    1. No Warm Up
    2. 13 due tomorrow
    3. Reading week 2 due today
    4. Fake News—Google Classroom due today
    5. How to write an introduction a conclusion—Assign Essay topic

    Explain the importance of integrity—Essay due Friday, Dec. 7

     

    Wednesday---Dec. 3

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 13
    3. Reading day—Week 3 reading due Tuesday, Dec. 11

     

    Thursday—Dec. 4

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Review for Voc. test 13
    3. Essay on integrity due tomorrow—Google Classroom
    4. Reading Week 3 due Tuesday, Dec. 11
    5. Voc. Lesson 14 due Monday, Dec. 10

     

    Friday—Dec. 5

     

    1. No Warm Up
    2. test 13
    3. Work on reading week 3 – due Tues., Dec. 11
    4. Essay due today!!
    5. Lesson 14 due MONDAY, Dec. 10!!!

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Nov. 26-30

     Monday- Nov. 26

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 12 due Wed.
    3. Reading Week 1 due tomorrow
    4. Introduce Tic/Tac/ Toe
    5. Break into research groups—each person in each group must create one source—Source with proper source documentation due tomorrow!!

     

    Tuesday—Nov. 27

    1. Warm Up
    2. Media Literacy PPT
    3. Turn in source with bibliography
    4. 12 due tomorrow
    5. Reading Week 1 due Today

     

    Wednesday---Nov. 28

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 12
    3. Reading day—Week 2 reading due Tuesday, Dec. 4

     

    Thursday—Nov. 29

    1. Warm Up
    2. Review for Voc. test 12
    3. Complete Current events assignment—Google Classroom
    4. Reading Week 2 due Tuesday, Dec. 4

     

    Friday—Nov. 30

     

    1. No Warm Up
    2. test 12
    3. Work on reading week 2 – due Tues., Dec. 4
    4. Work on Current events assignment—due Wed. , Dec.5

     

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Nov. 12-16

     Monday- Nov. 12

    1. Warm Up
    2. Study Island – Summarizing Text-due Thurs. Nov. 15
    3. lesson 10 due tomorrow
    4. Research Paper info—Begin determining your topic

     Tuesday—Nov. 13

    1. No Warm Up
    2. Study Island- Summarizing Text due Thursday, Nov. 15
    3. Turn in voc. lesson 10
    4. Reading Day – Reading Week 1 due Tuesday, Nov. 27

     Wednesday---Nov. 14

    1. Warm Up
    2. Study Island – Summarizing Text due Thursday, Nov. 15
    3. Review of Voc. test 10—TEST TOMORROW
    4. Groups -- Continue looking up info for Research paper

     Thursday—Nov. 15

    1. No Warm Up
    2. test 10
    3. Study Island- Summarizing text due at the end of the day
    4. Reading Week 1 due Tuesday, Nov. 27

     Friday—Nov. 16

    1. Warm Up
    2. Work on reading week one
    3. Reading Day--

     

     

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    Nov. 5-9

     Monday- Nov. 5

    1. Essay due
    2. Reading Week 5 due tomorrow
    3. Work on 6 Weeks test part I

     Tuesday—Nov. 6

    1. Reading Week 5 due
    2. Work on 6 Weeks test part II

     Wednesday---Nov. 7

    1. Work on 6 Weeks test part III

     Thursday—Nov. 8

    1. Library

     Friday—Nov. 2

    1. Study Island—Summarizing text – 1 session of 30 questions

    Due Wed., Nov. 14

    1. Or you may begin reading your book.

     

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    October 29- Nov. 2

     Monday- Oct. 29

    1. Warm UP
    2. lesson 10 due Wed.
    3. Quiz “Of Dry Goods and Black Bow Ties”
    4. Reading Week 4 due tomorrow
    5. Review of 2 paragraphs
    6. Study Island Procedural documents due Friday, Nov. 2 (1 session—25 questions)

     

    Tuesday—Oct. 30

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 10 due tomorrow
    3. Google Classroom: Writing topic: Explain the importance of persistence.   2 one chunk paragraphs with 2+:1 ratio—due Monday, Nov. 5.
    4. Reading Week 4 due today
    5. Study Island due Friday—Nov. 2

     

    Wednesday---Oct. 31

    1. NO Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 10
    3. Reading—Week 5 due Tuesday, Nov. 6
    4. Study Island due Friday- Nov. 2

     

     

    Thursday—Nov. 1

    1. Warm Up
    2. Review voc. lesson 10- test tomorrow
    3. Study Island due tomorrow
    4. Essay due Monday—Nov. 5

     

    Friday—Nov. 2

    1. No Warm UP
    2. 10 Test
    3. Study Island due today—end of day
    4. Reading—Week 5 due Tuesday, Nov. 6
    5. Essay due Monday, Nov. 5
    6. 6 Weeks test Monday- Wednesday

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    October 22-26

     

     Monday- Oct. 22

    1. Warm UP
    2. lesson 9 due Wed.
    3. Present “You Know More than You Think You Do”
    4. Reading Week 3 due tomorrow
    5. 2 chunk essay due today—Google Classroom—2 – 1 chunk paragraphs
    6. Introduce research topics--
    7. How to cite sources— practice with 2 articles
    8. Study Island--- Controlling Idea – Complete 1 Session- 30 questions

     Tuesday—Oct. 23

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 9 due tomorrow
    3. Present your article to the class- group
    4. Reading Week 3 due today
    5. Work on Study Island- due Friday

     Wednesday---Oct. 24

    1. NO Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 9
    3. Reading—Week 4 due Tuesday, Oct. 30

     Thursday—Oct. 25

    1. Warm Up
    2. Review voc. lesson 9- test tomorrow
    3. Read—“Dry Goods and Black Bow Ties”

     Friday—Oct. 26

    1. No Warm UP
    2. Voc.9 Test
    3. Study Island due today—end of day
    4. Reading—Week 4 due Tuesday, Oct. 30

     

     

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    October 15-19

     Monday- Oct. 15

    1. Warm UP
    2. lesson 8 due Wed.
    3. Reading Week 2 due tomorrow
    4. Turn in annotation—“There are Three Types of Failure”
    5. Complete questions on “History of Fearlessness”- Quiz Grade
    6. How to cite sources—
    7. Introduce—You Know More than You Think You Do
    8. Find an article in your group that deals with Failure—either leading to success or not

     

    Tuesday—Oct. 16

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 8 due tomorrow
    3. Present your article to the class- group
    4. Reading Week 2 due today

     

    Wednesday---Oct. 17

    1. NO Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 8
    3. Reading—Week 3 due Tuesday, Oct. 23

      

    Thursday—Oct. 18

    1. Warm Up
    2. Review voc. lesson 8- test tomorrow
    3. Writing—Write 2 – one chunk (2+:1) paragraphs explaining whether failure can strengthen a person—Due Monday, Oct. 22—Google classroom—be sure to color code

     

    Friday—Oct. 19

    1. No Warm UP
    2. 8 Test
    3. Work on essay—due Monday, Oct.22
    4. Reading—Week 3 due Tuesday, Oct. 23

     

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    October 8-12

     Monday- Oct. 8

    1. Holiday
    2. lesson 7 due Wed.
    3. Study Island due Thursday, Oct. 11
    4. Reading Week 1 due tomorrow

     

    Tuesday—Oct. 9

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 7 due tomorrow
    3. Study Island due Thurs, Oct. 11
    4. Reading Week 1 due today
    5. Nonfiction ppt—notes
    6. Read “A History of Fearlessness”

     

    Wednesday---Oct. 10

    1. NO Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 7
    3. Reading—Week 2 due Tuesday, Oct. 16
    4. Study Island due tomorrow

     

    Thursday—Oct. 11

    1. Warm Up
    2. Review voc. lesson 7- test tomorrow
    3. Study Island- Historical/Cultural texts due at the end of the day
    4. Practice annotating—“A History of Fearlessness”   
    5. Complete the questions--

     

    Friday—Oct. 12

    1. No Warm UP
    2. 7 Test
    3. Article of the Week—Annotate- Due Monday, Oct. 15 "Three Types of Failure"

     

    Agenda

    English I

    October 1-5

     Monday- Oct. 1

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 6 due Wed.
    3. Turn in signed reading permission slip
    4. Review of Grammar HW
    5. Review 6 Weeks Test

     

    Tuesday—Oct. 2

    1. Warm Up
    2. lesson 6 due tomorrow
    3. Finish review—Review essay—model

     

    Wednesday---Oct. 3

    1. NO Warm Up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 6
    3. Reading—Week 1 due Tuesday, Oct. 9
    4. Have report card for English signed-- DUE TOMORROW!!

     

    Thursday—Oct. 4

    1. Warm Up
    2. Review voc. lesson 6- test tomorrow
    3. Complete 2 sections of Historical and Cultural Texts –

    Due Thursday, Oct. 11- Last chance to reset is Activity period

    Thursday!!!!!

         

    Friday—Oct. 5

    1. No Warm UP
    2. 6 Test
    3. Work on Study Island or Week 1 Reading
    4. lesson 7 due Wed., Oct. 10

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    September 24-28

     Monday- Sept. 24

    1. Part 1 of 6 Weeks test
    2. WW week 4 due tomorrow

     

    Tuesday—Sept. 25

    1. Part 2 of 6 weeks test
    2. Turn in week 4 of WW

     

    Wednesday---Sept 26

    1. Finish exam if needed
    2. Others Read silently—bring novel to finish

     

    Thursday—Sept. 27

    1. Power point—Clauses
    2. Complete Grammar packet- due Monday, Oct. 1

         

    Friday—Sept. 28

    1. Library—return permission slip for book

                  By Monday, Oct. 1

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    September 17-21

     Monday- Sept. 17

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 5 due Wednesday
    3. Reading Week 3 due tomorrow
    4. Questions for “The Most Dangerous Game”

    Due at the beginning of class

    1. Discuss common themes
    2. Begin paragraph - due Friday, Sept. 21

     

    Tuesday—Sept. 18

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 5 due tomorrow
    3. Week three novel assignment due- turn it in on Google Classroom

    At the beginning of class!!

    1. Bring novel tomorrow!!!
    2. Work on paragraph due Friday
    3. Study Island- Genre and Theme due Thursday- Sept. 20

     

    Wednesday---Sept. 19

    1. Warm up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 5
    3. Study Island due tomorrow
    4. Wednesday’s Words—Week 4 Assignment due Tuesday, Sept. 25

         Google classroom

    1. Paragraph due Friday

     

    Thursday—Sept. 20

    1. warm up
    2. Review voc. 5- test tomorrow
    3. Complete Reading Assignment for WW- Week 4

         due Tuesday, Sept.  20

    1. Paragraph on theme due tomorrow
    2. Bring your WW novel to class tomorrow

         

    Friday—Sept. 21

    1. Warm up
    2. test 5
    3. Work on WW—due Tuesday-Sept 25
    4. Read your novel--
    5. Six Weeks Test Monday

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    September 10-14

     Monday- Sept. 10

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 4 due Wednesday
    3. Reading Week 2 due tomorrow
    4. Quiz on “The Lady or the Tiger”
    5. Discuss story- ppt
    6. Add suspense to literary terms
    7. Complete a plot diagram for “Lady or the Tiger”

     

    Tuesday—Sept. 11

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 4 due tomorrow
    3. Week two novel assignment due- turn it in on Google Classroom
    4. Bring novel tomorrow!!!
    5. Read “The Most Dangerous Game”—Quiz Thursday!!

     

    Wednesday---Sept. 12

    1. Warm up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 4
    3. Quiz tomorrow on “The Most Dangerous Game”
    4. Wednesday’s Words—Week 3 Assignment due Tuesday, Sept. 18

         Google classroom

     

    Thursday—Sept. 13

    1. warm up
    2. Review voc. 4- test tomorrow
    3. Complete Reading Assignment for WW- Week 3

         due Tuesday, Sept.  18

    1. Quiz on “The Most Dangerous Game”
    2. Complete questions in Google Classroom—Due tomorrow!!

         

    Friday—Sept. 14

    1. Warm up
    2. test 4
    3. Work on WW—due Tuesday-Sept 18
    4. Turn in Questions- beginning of class

    Google classroom

    1. Study Island- Genre and theme

    Due Thursday, Sept. 20 

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    September 3-7

     Monday- Sept. 3

    Labor Day Holiday

     

    Tuesday—Sept. 4

    1. Warm up
    2. lesson 3 due tomorrow
    3. Week one novel assignment due- turn it in on Google Classroom
    4. Bring novel tomorrow!!!
    5. Study Island due Thursday- Sept. 6
    6. Prompt: Write a one chunk (2+:1) expository paragraph that explains whether a person must always be acknowledged in order to have something accomplished.

    ***Students work in groups of 3—complete shaping sheet  

     

     

    Wednesday---Sept. 5

    1. Warm up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 3
    3. Study Island due tomorrow
    4. Wednesday’s Words—Week 2 Assignment due Tuesday, Sept. 11

     

    Thursday—Sept. 6

    1. warm up
    2. Review voc. 3- test tomorrow
    3. Complete Reading Assignment for WW- Week 2

         due Tuesday, Sept.  11

    1. Study Island Revising and Editing due Today!!
    2. Type paragraph for Shaping Sheet- color code in Google Classroom

          Due tomorrow- Friday, Sept. 7

         

    Friday-- Sept. 7

    1. Warm up
    2.  Voc. test 3
    3. Work on WW—due Tuesday-Sept 11
    4. Turn in typed paragraph—Color coded!!
    5. Read “The Lady or the Tiger”—Quiz Monday!!!!

     

     

     

     

     

    Agenda
    English I
    August 27-31



    Monday- August 27


    1. warm up
    2. Voc. lesson 2 due Wed.
    3. Novel due in class Wed. with signed form
    4. Binder Check Today!!
    5. Literary Terms due tomorrow
    6. Watch “The Tortoise and the Hare”
    7. Explain the importance of taking time to do things correctly.
    Complete shaping sheet—color code with a 2:1 ratio

    Tuesday—August 28


    1. Warm up
    2. Voc. lesson 2 due tomorrow
    3. Novel due tomorrow with signed papers
    4. Turn in Literary Terms
    5. Complete 1 chunk—type double spaced Times New Roman 12
    Due Thursday- August 30


    Wednesday---August 29


    1. Warm up
    2. Turn in voc. lesson 2
    3. Wednesday’s Words

    4.  One chunk due tomorrow- must be typed and printed!!

    Thursday—August 30


    1. warm up
    2. Review voc. 2- test tomorrow
    3. Complete Reading Assignment for WW-
    due Tuesday, Sept. 4
    4. Study Island Revising and Editing due Thursday, Sept. 6
    Must complete at least 20 in each section

    Friday-- August 31


    1. Warm up
    2. Work on WW—due Tuesday
    3. Voc. lesson 3 due Wed, Sept 5
    4. Study Island- Revising and Editing due Thursday, Sept 6

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Agenda

    English I

    August 20-24

     

    Monday- August 20

    1. Review of classroom procedures

        Have paper signed--

    2. Safety Rules:  Fire, Tornado, Lockdown

    3.  Voc. Lessson 1 due Wed.

    4.  Binder Check Monday, Aug. 27- test grade

     

    Tuesday—August 21

    1. Voc. Lesson 1 due tomorrow

    2. Introduction to Jane Schaffer

    3.  Begin 1 Chunk

    4.  Turn in signed classroom expectations

     

    Wednesday---August 22

    1. Turn in voc. lesson 1

    2. Complete Personality Quiz

    3.  Study Island Diagnostic Test-

          Due Friday, August 24

    4.  Binder check Monday, August 27

     

    Thursday—August 25

    1. Review voc. 1- test tomorrow

    2.  Model Cinderella

    3.  Review reading assignment requirements

    4.  Binder Check Monday, August 27

         

    Friday-- August 26

    1. Voc. Test 1

     2.  Diagnostic Test- due end of class

    3. Begin Literary Terms-- Due Tuesday

    4.  Binder Check -- Monday, August 27--TEST GRADE