Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Objective: Students will read Act I of Twelve Angry Men

Sit anywhere. If you want extra credit... be a juror.
1. Get folders.
2. Discuss/Go Over Drama Vocab
3. Read Act I

Monday, December 15, 2008

Objective: Students will know important literary terms for Drama Unit.

Get Lit Books
1. CAT6 #36
2. Present/Discuss "Theme for English B" posters
3. Discuss Original "Theme for Honors Lit" poem: Due typed Friday.
4. Drama Vocab.
5. Return The Good Earth novel on your own to library.

Friday, December 12, 2008

Objective: Students will pass the Good Earth final.

1. Final
2. Complete "Theme for English B" poster

Have a great weekend!

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Objective: Students will read and analyze a famous theme poem by Langston Hughes.

If not done, complete yesterday's test.
1. Notes
2. Poem Group Activity

Homework: Complete Reading The Good Earth tonight. Test on Friday.

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Objective: Students will practice the CAHSEE.

1. Get test.
2. Take Test.
3. Pass Test

HW: Reading Good Earth Chapters 31-32

Monday, December 08, 2008

Objective: Students will work together to complete a Good Earth Chapters 1-25 Review.

Turn in and share Original Satires: NO LATE SATIRES ACCEPTED!!!
1. We have a weird schedule today. Short classes except for one period.
2. Get and complete Good Earth Handout.
3. Reading: Chapters 29-30.

Tomorrow: CHSEE Practice Test.

Friday, December 05, 2008

Objective: The students will show that they have paid attention the last two weeks and be able to pass Chapter 4 Test.

1. Good Morning!
2. Chapter 4 Test (use pencil only and fill in bubbles completely)
3. Complete Satire for turn in Monday
4. Reading: The Good Earth chapters 27-28

Thursday, December 04, 2008

Objective: The students will complete a review assignment for Chapter 4 (Theme and Figurative Language) for tomorrow's test.

1. Good Morning! Get folder and your lit book.
2. Complete Review pages 306-311
3. Satire (I decided to make it due on Monday. You're welcome!)

Good Earth reading: Chapter 26

Wednesday, December 03, 2008

Objective: Students will read a satire and then have to create one of their own.

1. CAT6 #36
2. Turn in and discuss "Dirty Laundry"
3. "Learn With Book" asignment. Your own satire due on Friday.

Homework: Read Good Earth chapters 24-25

Tuesday, December 02, 2008

Objective: Students will read and analyze two satires.

1. CAT6 #35
2. Turn in "Man in the Water"
3. Good Earth Quiz Chapters 21-22
4. Satire Notes
5. Satire Activity and assignment.

Homework: Read Chapter 23

Monday, December 01, 2008

Objective: Students will read an essay and identify its theme in a written assignment.

Get your folder and lit book:

1. CAT6 #34 Do Not Write on the Handout!
2. Good Earth Quiz Chapters 12-20.
3. Read/Listen to "Man in the Water" and complete assignment.

Homework: Read 21-22