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Friday        May 25, 2018

1. Collected Final Exam Study Guide
2. Complete Fonal Exam

Thursday   May 24, 2018

1. Complete Final Exam Essay 
2. Complete Final Exam Study Guide
3. Turn in Textbook

Wednesday May 23, 2018

1. Complete Final Exam Study Guide

Tuesday       May 22, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Read Shelley p. 867, 869 "Ozymandias"
3. Complete Critical Reading Questions p. 869 #2-3 - due today
4. Continue working on Final Exam Study Guide

Monday       May 21, 2018

1. Read Keats p. 881, 885 "When I Have Fears That I May Cease To Be"
2. Complete Critical Reading Questions #3 - due today
3. Read Byron p. 853, 855 "She Walks in Beauty"
4. Complete Critical Reading Questions # 2-3 - due today
5  Continue working on Final Exam Study Guide

Friday          May 18, 2018

1. Read Wordsworth p. 776-779 and two poems p. 790-791
2. "The World is Too Much With Us" and "London 1802"
3. Compete Critical Reading Questions p. 794 #2-4 due today
4. Continue on Final Exam Study Guide
5. Collected weekly Learning Targets

Thursday     May 17, 2018

1. Complete Critical Reading Questions p. 752 # 2, 3 and p. 753 # 1-4 - due today
2. Start on Final Exam Study Guide

Wednesday   May 16, 2018

1. Notes on Romanticism (Prezi) - due today
2. Start reading William Blake p. 746-752
3. Read:
    "The Lamb"
    "The Tyger"
    "The Chimney Sweeper"
    "Infant Sorrow"
4. Complete Selection Questions p. 38-40 # 1-16 due Thursday

Tuesday        May 15, 2018

1. Read Ben Jonson p. 494-495
2. Read and Complete Questions:
    "On My First Son" p. 497 #2, 4
    "Still to Be Neat" p. 498
    "Song to Celia" p. 500 # 1, 3 and p. 501 2, 3 - due today
3. Complete Selection Questions p. 39-41 # 1-16 due Thursday

Monday        May 14, 2018

1. Read "Holy Sonnet 10" on p. 487 
2. Read "Meditation 17" p. 488-490
3. Complete Selection Questions p. 20-22 # 1-16 due today

Friday           May 11, 2018

1. Collected Critical Reading Questions p. 483 # 1, 2, 4, and 5 
2. Read "A Valediction Forbidding Mourning" p. 484 - 485  Notice that it is a showcase for
    the elements of metaphysical poetry with numerous references to the science of the day, 
    intellectual tone, paradoxes, and conceit at the end (compass).
3. Complete Critical Reading Questions on p. 485 #2 - 5 due today
4. Collected weekly Learning Target

Thursday      May 10, 2018

1. Collected Metaphysical Guided Reading Questions 
2. Silent Reading
3. Read Biography of John Donne
4. Read "Song" p. 482-483 Notice how the entire poem is a conceit that compares a 
    temporary absence to the permanent absence of death.
5. Complete Critical Reading Questions p. 483 # 1, 2, 4, and 5 - due today
6. Complete Journal 12 - Write a paragraph (5-7 sentences) paragraph about your life plans 
    after graduation.  Turn in Journals 11-12 today.

Wednesday    May 9, 2018

1. Introduction to Metaphysical Poetry (PowerPoint) Notes
2. Read p. 464-473 and 480
3. Complete Guided Reading Questions - due Thursday
4. Complete Metaphysical Poetry Handout together in class

Tuesday          May 8, 2018

1. Collected Macbeth Study Guide
2. Complete Macbeth Test
3. Silent Reading

Monday          May 7, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Journal 11 - Write a paragraph (5-7 sentences) paragraph to answer the 
    following...
    If Shakespeare was alive today, would he argue that evildoers are primarily influenced 
    by genetics, upbringing, or their own free choice?  Use evidence from Macbeth to 
    support what you have to say.
3. Finish Video on Macbeth
4. Macbeth Study Guide - due Tuesday
5. Macbeth Test on Tuesday

Friday             May 4, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Macbeth Video
3. Complete Study Guide for test on Macbeth - due Tuesday

Thursday        May 3, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Finish Macbeth Movie Trailer Presentations / Evaluations
3. Complete Study Guide for test on Macbeth - due Tuesday

Wednesday     May 2, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Macbeth Movie Trailer Presentations / Evaluations
3. Complete Study Guide for test on Macbeth - due Tuesday

Tuesday           May 1, 2018

1. Complete Vocabulary Review p. 149
2. Complete Vocabulary 6 Quiz
3. Silent Reading
4. Complete Macbeth Trailer Assignment - due Wednesday
5. Complete Macbeth Final Study Guide due next Tuesday - Test next Tuesday

Monday           April 30, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Review Vocabulary 6 Definitions 
3. Finish reading Macbeth Act V
4. Complete Macbeth Act V Summary
5. Macbeth Trailer Project - due Tuesday
6. Complete Vocabulary Review p. 149 - due Tuesday 

Friday             April 27, 2018

1. No School

Thursday        April 26, 2018

1. No School

Wednesday     April 25, 2018

1. Work on Macbeth Trailer Project

Tuesday           April 24, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary 6 Assignment
2. Silent Reading
3. Complete Macbeth Act IV Summary
4. Start reading Macbeth Act V
5. Macbeth Trailer Project

Monday           April 23, 2018


1. Silent Reading
2. Continue Macbeth Video
3. Complete Vocabulary 6 Assignment - due Tuesday

Friday             April 20, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary Review p. 131
2. Silent Reading
3. Complete Vocabulary 5 Quiz
4. Finish Reading Macbeth Act IV and Complete Guided Reading Questions

Thursday        April 19, 2018

1. Collected Macbeth Act III Guided Reading Questions
2. Complete Macbeth Act III Quiz
3. Silent Reading
4. Start Reading Macbeth Act IV and Complete Guided Reading Questions
5. Complete Vocabulary Review p. 131 - due Friday
6. Vocabulary 5 Quiz on Friday

Wednesday     April 18, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Review Vocabulary 5 Definitions
3. Read Macbeth Act III and Complete Guided Reading Questions
4. Complete Macbeth Act III Summary
5. Watch Macbeth Act III Summary (Psycho Teacher)
6. Macbeth Act III Quiz on Thursday

Tuesday          April 17, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary 5 Assignment
2. Complete Mid Term Test
3. Silent Reading
4. Read Macbeth Act III and Complete Act III Guided Reading Questions

Monday          April 16, 2018

1. Collected Macbeth Act III Paraphrase Assignment
2. Silent Reading
3. Complete Self-Evaluation
4. Mid Term Kahoot Review
5. Complete Vocabulary 5 Assignment - due Tuesday
6. Mid Term Test on Tuesday 

Friday             April 13, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Read Macbeth Act III Scene 2
3. Complete Macbeth Paraphrasing Assignment - due Monday
4. Complete Mid Term Study Guide - Test on Tuesday

Thursday        April 12, 2018

1. Collected The Investigation of Duncan's Murder Assignment
2. Complete Macbeth Act II Quiz
3. Silent Reading
4. Start Reading Macbeth Act III p. 361-367 and Complete Guided Reading Questions
5. Mid Term Study Guide - Test on Tuesday

Wednesday     April 11, 2018

1. No Class - Testing

Tuesday           April 10, 2018

1. No Class - Testing

Monday           April 9, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Macbeth Act II Summary 
3. Complete Act II Themes / Quotes Assignment - due today
4. Complete Investigation of Duncan's Murder - due Thursday
5. Macbeth Act II Quiz on Thursday

Friday              March 30, 2018

1. No Class - Good Friday

Thursday         March 29, 2018

1. Collected Macbeth Act II Guided Reading Questions 
2. Silent Reading
3. Complete Journal 8 - Write a paragraph (5-7 sentences) to answer the Critical Viewing 
    Questions about the painting on p. 352.  Remember Macbeth's extreme guilt 
    immediately after performing the murder and Lady Macbeth's responses to his guilt.  
    Turn in Journals 5-8 today
4. Macbeth Video
5. Collected weekly Learning Targets

Wednesday       March 28, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Continue reading Macbeth Act II and complete Guided Reading Questions - due 
    Thursday

Tuesday             March 27, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Journal 7 - Write a one paragraph (5-7 sentences) summary of the book you 
    are reading for Silent Reading
3. Read Macbeth Act II p. 343
4. Start on Macbeth Act II Guided Reading Questions - due Thursday

Monday             March 26, 2018

1. Collected Selection Questions p. 100-102
2. Kahoot Review
3. Complete Macbeth Act I Quiz
4. Silent Reading

Friday                March 23, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary Review p. 107
2. Complete Vocabulary 4 Quiz
3. Macbeth Act I Summary (PowerPoint)
4. Complete Macbeth Act I Selection Questions #1-15 and 17
5. Quiz on Macbeth Act I - Monday
6. Collected weekly Learning Target

Thursday           March 22, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Read Macbeth to the end of Act I
3. Complete Macbeth Summary Act I scenes 5-7
4. Complete Vocabulary 4 Review p. 107 - due Friday

Wednesday        March 21, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Review Vocabulary 4 Definitions
3. Complete Journal 6 - Write 1 paragraph (5-7 sentences) about the witches making 
    prophesies to Macbeth and Banquo.  What if you got the chance to discover your 
    future?  How would you react?  Think about the advantages and disadvantages of 
    knowing your future.  Would you take the risk of knowing what your future looks like?  
4. Complete Summary of Act I scenes 1-4
5. Completed and collected Act I scene 2 Words About War / Imagery

Tuesday              March 20, 2018  (1/2 day)

1. Collected Vocabulary 4 Definition Assignment
2. Notes on Macbeth (PowerPoint)
3. Complete Act I scene 2 Words About War / Imagery - due Wednesday

Monday               March 19, 2018

1. Collected Macbeth Pre-Write from Friday
2. Silent Reading
3. Read p. 322 in text (silently)
4. Start reading Macbeth p. 323-331 while listening to the recording
5. Complete Vocabulary 4 Definition Assignment - due Tuesday

Friday                  March 16, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary Review p. 87
2. Complete Vocabulary 3 Quiz
3. Silent Reading
4. Complete Macbeth Pre-Write - due Monday


Thursday             March 15, 2018

1. Collected Guided Reading Questions on Drama p. 308
2. Collected Shakespeare Internet Assignment
3. Silent Reading
4. Find a non-fiction article to print, read, annotate, and share with the class that is about 
    Fate, Free Will, or Psychic Ability - due Friday
5. Complete Journal 5 - Write a 1 paragraph summary (5-7 sentences) about the non-fiction
    article that you chose.  Attach article to journal.
6. Complete Vocabulary Review p. 87 - due Friday

Wednesday           March 14, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary 3 Definition Assignment
2. Complete Shakespeare Internet Assignment - due Thursday
3. Read about Drama p. 308 and complete the Guided Reading Questions - due Thursday
4. Silent Reading

Tuesday                 March 13, 2018

1. Collected  Sonnet Study Guide
2. Complete Sonnet Test
3. Silent Reading
4. Complete Vocabulary 3 Definition Assignment - due Wednesday

Monday                 March 12, 2018

1. Read Personal Sonnet (Extra Credit)
2. Kahoot Review on Sonnets
3. Finish Sonnet Study Guide - due Tuesday
4. Sonnet Test on Tuesday

Friday                    March 9, 2018

1. No Class

Thursday               March 8, 2018

1. Silent Reading / Print Sonnet and turn in
2. Complete Study Guide for Sonnet Test
3. Turn in weekly Learning Target

Wednesday             March 7, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Journal 4 - Write a summary (5-7 sentences) of the book you are reading for 
    Silent Reading
3. Finish Personal Sonnet Assignment - due Thursday


Tuesday                   March 6, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Selections Questions p. 56-58 #1-16 - due today
3. Start on Personal Sonnet Assignment - due Thursday

Monday                   March 5, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary Review p. 45
2. Collected weekly Learning Target 
3. Silent Reading
4. Complete Vocabulary 2 Quiz
5. Finish Sonnet Presentations

Friday                      March 2, 2018

1. No Class

Thursday                 March 1, 2018

1. Sonnet Presentations
2. Evaluation of Sonnet Presentations
3. Homework:  Complete Vocabulary Review p. 45 - due Monday
4. Vocabulary 2 Quiz on Monday

Wednesday               February 28, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Review Vocabulary 2 Definitions
3. Read Shakespeare Sonnets p. 273, 275-278 Work with a partner to analyze / annotate
    Shakespeare's Sonnets
4. Be prepared to present to the class on Thursday

Tuesday                     February 27, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary 2 Definitions
2. Silent Reading
3. Read Shakespeare Sonnets p. 273, 275-278 Work with a partner to analyze / annotate
    Shakespeare's Sonnets
4. Be prepared to present to the class on Thursday

Monday                     February 26, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Journal 3 - Follow up on the Socratic Circle - (5-7 sentences) What was one
    of the most compelling comments made in Friday's Socratic Circle / or what comment
    would you have liked to contribute about any of the questions.  Explain.
3. Watch Youtube Video - Hip Hop & Shakespeare  Akala at TEDxAldeburgh
4. Complete Vocabulary 2 Definitions - due Tuesday


Friday                       February 23, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Socratic Circle / PowerPoint
3. Collected Shakespeare Pre-Write
4. Collected Socratic Circle Evaluation
5. Collected Learning Target

Thursday                  February 22, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Watch Shakespeare Biography Video
3. Complete Video Guide Questions
4. Homework:  Complete Shakespeare Pre-Write 

Wednesday                February 21, 2018

1. No Class - Winter Break

Tuesday                      February 20, 2018

1. No Class - Winter Break

Monday                      February 19, 2018

1. No Class - Winter Break

Friday                         February 16, 2018

1. Collected Vocabulary Review p. 8
2. Silent Reading
3. Complete Vocabulary 1 Quiz
4. Finish Modern Sonnet "Tasks" - due today
5. Collected weekly Learning Targets

Thursday                    February 15, 2018

1. Collected Selection Questions on Spenser and Sidney's Sonnets 
2. Silent Reading
3. Start Modern Sonnets "Tasks" - due Friday
4. Complete Vocabulary Review p. 8 - due Friday
5. Vocabulary 1 Quiz on Friday

Wednesday                  February 14, 2018

1. Collected handout on Spenser and Sidney Sonnets p. 11-12
2. Silent Reading
3. Complete Journal 2 - Write a (5-7 sentence) summary of the book you are reading for
    Silent Reading
4. Complete (multiple choice) Selection Questions on Spenser and Sidney's Sonnets 
    including one extended response essay - due Thursday

Tuesday                       February 13, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Review Vocabulary 1 Definitions from last week
3. Finish reading and annotating Sidney's Sonnets p. 259-260 and Guided Reading 
    Questions - due today
4. Start handout on Spenser and Sidney Sonnets p. 11-12 - due Wednesday

Monday                       February 12, 2018

1. Turn in weekly Learning Targets from last week.
2. Silent Reading
3. Finish Spenser's Sonnets and Guided Reading Questions p.252-256 - due today
4. Start reading and annotating Sidney's Sonnets p. 259-260 and start Guided Reading 
    Questions - due Tuesday

Friday                          February 9, 2018

1. No Class

Thursday                     February 8, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Complete Journal 1 - Write a one paragraph (5-7 sentences) summary about the book
    you are reading for Silent Reading.  Pass to two other people to respond to.

Wednesday                  February 7, 2018

1. Complete Vocabulary 1 Definitions - due today
2. Read Spenser's Sonnets and start completing the Guided Reading Questions p. 252-256
3. Silent Reading

Tuesday                        February 6, 2018

1. Collected Signed Class Policy Paper
2. Finish reading and turn in Guided Reading Packet for the "Introduction to the English
    Renaissance"
3.  Notes on Sonnets

Monday                        February 5, 2018


1. No Class

Friday                          February 2, 2018

1. Silent Reading
2. Finish "Introduction to the English Renaissance" p. 236-250
3. Finish Guided Reading Packet - due today
4. Collected Learning Target
5. Class Policies / Department Letter - Signed Paper due Monday

Thursday                    February 1, 2018
1. Silent Reading
2. Finish Personal Narrative - due today
3. Start "Introduction to the English Renaissance" p. 236-250
4. Start Guided Reading Packet - due Friday
5. Class Policies / Department Letter - Signed Paper due Monday

Wednesday               January 31, 2018

1. Complete Pre-Test
2. Silent Reading
3. Write Personal Narrative - due Thursday
4. Class Policies / Department Letter - Signed Paper due Monday

Tuesday                    January 30, 2018

1. Complete Class Expectations (Goals) and Class Policies Assignment
2. Silent Reading Book

Monday                    January 29, 2018

1. Explain Remind / Silent Reading
2. Complete Class Expectations (Goals) and Class Policies Assignment

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