Monday, October 21, 2019

How is that Song List Going?

Objective:  The students  will look at a different type of literature and try to figure out the UT.

How is your MC Stump the Teacher going?  Remember, if you don't pass my quiz, you don't get to play and you will write an essay instead.  NO FUN AT ALL!!

1.  WP
2.  Song 1
3.  Notes
4.  Song 2

Theme Poem due tomorrow!!

Friday, October 18, 2019

I only have 4 more district sophomore essays to grade!!!!!

Objective:  The students will write their theme about life as a teen growing up in Riverside.

1.  You have two things that you can work on.  One:  Theme for Honors Lit.
                                                                            Two:  Monte Cristo Stump the Teacher

Theme is due typed on Tuesday.

Stump the Teacher is Wednesday!

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Good Win Volleyball!!

Objective:  The students will write a great theme for their life as a sophomore.

1.  Discuss Theme for English B

2.  Discuss your theme (due Monday typed and printed)

3.  Turn MC Study Guide

4.  Discuss Stump the Teacher

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Our First Poem

Objective:  The students will read, analyze and discuss an awesome poem by Langston Hughes.

1.  Discuss Chapter 48

2.  Theme for English B group activity

3.  Read Chapter 49-50 and complete study guide by Thursday (you can do this after the PSAT.  You will have a lot of time left!)

Monday, October 14, 2019

I* Should Not Be Here Today! I Messed Up!

Objective:  The students will jot some notes down about theme and how to identify them in literature.

1.  WP

2.  Theme and Figurative Language Notes

3.  Monte Cristo Discussion of Chapter 46-47

4.  Read Monte Cristo Chapter 48 and complete study guide

Friday, October 11, 2019

Finish District Essay

Objective:  The students will write an amazing paper that will impress the sophomore literature teachers.

1.  Complete Essay.  Make sure you don't slap your readers.

2.  Staple the prompt to the top and turn in to the folder.

These will be graded on Monday.

Homework:  Read Monte Cristo Chapter 47

Thursday, October 10, 2019

District Essay

Objective:  The students will write a great essay!

1.  How did you like Chapter 45?  It got a bit intense!

2.  District essay.  Be sure not to slap quotes.

3.  Monte CRisto Chapter 46 reading.  New character:  Valentine's grandma and grandpa.