English II
W 8/16  Get To Know You Activities/About You worksheet (WS)
Th 8/17 Quick Write: Expectations/Fears or Anxieties of 10th grade WS 
Went over the Syllabus, class rules and procedures. Signed Syllabus   due Thursday, August 24.
F 8/18 Kahoot quiz: syllabus review
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M 8/21 Library visit - check out fiction book; begin reading HW log
T 8/22 DGP: Parts of Speech Week1/Day 1
W  8/23 Watched the short film, "Feast": whole class discussion of the
  storyline/plot 
6th hour ONLY - reviewed Student Handbook; Student Handbook
  signature page DUE: Monday August 28.

Th 8/24 Signed Syllabus DUE
Started the Fiction Literary Term worksheet for "Feast"
Student Interviews for Oral Introduction: students interviewed a
  classmate and organized the information for a 15-30 second oral
  presentation/introduction to the class.
F 8/25 Oral Interview presentations
Finished "Feast" worksheet
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M 8/28 DGP (Daily Grammar Practice) Week 1, Monday - Parts of Speeh Short Story: "The Bass, The River and Sheila Mant" by W.D.
  Wetherell class literature book p27
T 8/29 DGP - Week 1, Tuesday -Sentence Parts and Phrases
Continue reading: "The Bass, The River and Sheila Mant" by W.D.
  Wetherell class literature book p27
Answer in complete sentences, Close Read questions 1-6.
W 8/30 DGP - Sentence parts, clauses, sentence type and purpose.
Finish reading "The Bass, The River and Sheila Mant" by W.D.
  Wetherell class literature book p27
Answer in complete sentences Close Read questions 7-13.
Th 8/31 Finish Close Read questions and do a Character development formal write - 2 paragraphs - one paragraph for each of our two characters in "The Bass, The River and Sheila Mant" by W.D.   Wetherell. The paragraphs should define the type of character and how their character developed through out the story.
F 9/1    Choice Read Assignment: On an index card write the Title, Author, and Exposition (setting, characters, and first conflict). Tone Posters: Working with a partner create a tone poster
on 1/2 sheet of poster board. Full directions are in the handouts
  section. Poster is DUE: Thursday, September 7.
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M 9/4 NO SCHOOL - Enjoy your time off
T 9/5 August Reading Log DUE
Library visit to check out or recheck books
DGP-week 2: Parts of Speech
Finish TONE Posters (if time permits)
W 9/6 DGP - #2
Finish Tone poster
Introduce: "The Possibility of Evil" by Shirley Jackson p188 literature
  book
Th 9/7   PICTURE DAY DGP - #2
F 9/8 DGP - #2
Review "Feast" Fiction Literary Terms  + more (quiz Friday, 9/15) Read "The Possibility of Evil" by Shirley Jackson
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M 9/11 DGP #3
Assigned Choice Read Book Talks for Wednesday, 9/13
Present Tone Posters
p186 quick write and wheel definition of evil
T 9/12 DGP #3
Present Tone Posters
Read "The Possibility of Evil" by Shirley Jackson
W 9/13 DGP#3
Book Talks
Discussion questions: "The Possibility of Evil"
F 9/14 Quiz: Literary Element Terms