•  October 23:

    October 24:

    October 25:

    October 26:

    October 27:


     October 30:

    • Benchmark Day 1
      • Homework:
        • Vocabulary.com Vocab 5 assignment due by 6:45AM Friday. - Words HERE!
        • Vocab 5 due tomorrow by 6:45AM!
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 by 11:59PM 11/7! 

    October 31:

    • Benchmark Day 2
      • Homework:
        • Vocabulary.com Vocab 5 assignment due by 6:45AM Friday. - Words HERE!
        • Vocab 5 due tomorrow by 6:45AM!
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 by 11:59PM 11/7! 

    November 1:

    • Read "Land of the Dead"
    • Guided questions
      • Homework:
        • Read "The Sirens" and "Scylla and Charybdis"
        • Vocab 5 due Friday by 6:45AM! - Words HERE!
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 by 11:59PM 11/7! 

    November 2:

    • Read "Cattle of the Sun God" and "Return of Odysseus"
    • Go over Greek Virtues
    • Guided questions
      • Homework:
        • Read "Argus" and "The Suitors" 
        • Vocab 5 due tomorrow by 6:45AM! - Words HERE!
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 by 11:59PM 11/7! 

    November 3:

    • Vocab 5 due by 6:45AM today! - Words HERE!
    • Read "Penelope" and "The Challenge"
    • Guided reading questions
      • Homework:
        • Read "Odysseus' Revenge" and "Penelope's Test"
        • Read "Odysseus' Test"
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 by 11:59PM 11/7!
        • Test 11/7 

     November 6:

    • Project work day in the library computer lab
      • Homework:
        • Test tomorrow!
          • Be famililar with the following IN ADDITION TO your guided reading questions and overall understanding of the text: 
            • The Greek virtues and ways in which they were demonstrated in various episodes of The Odyssey
            • Ways in which Odysseus showed pride in a manner that caused his suffering
            • The lessons that Odysseus learned during his long journey home
            • Specific ways in which Odysseus demonstrated the qualities/characteristics of the archetypical epic hero
            • The significance of each experience/encounter Odysseus had with various gods, goddesses, monsters, and other humans.
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 BEFORE THE BELL RINGS FOR YOUR RESPECTIVE CLASS PERIOD TOMORROW!

    November 7:

    • The Odyssey test
      • Homework:
        • Projects must be shared with me through Office 365 by 11:59 tonight! 

    November 8:

    • Begin presenting projects
    • Begin film
      • Homework:
        • Extra credit due Friday! 

    November 9:

    • Presentations
    • Movie
      • Homework:
        • Extra credit due tomorrow!

    November 10:

    • Presentations
    • Movie
      • Homework:
        • Vocab 6 due by 6:45AM Friday, November 17th! - Words HERE
        • Get Of Mice and Men if you want your own copy.

    November 13:

    • Watch "Riding the Rails" and complete questions
      • Homework:
        • Vocab 6 due by 6:45AM Friday! - Words HERE
        • Read, annotate, and answer questions for Paradox and Dreams

    November 14:

    • Finish"Riding the Rails" 
    • Begin reading chapter one together in class
      • Homework:
        • Vocab 6 due by 6:45AM Friday! - Words HERE
        • Read, annotate, and answer questions for Paradox and Dreams - Due tomorrow!

    November 15:

    • Discuss Paradox and Dreams
    • Class American Dream
      • Homework:
        • Vocab 6 due by 6:45AM Friday! - Words HERE
        • Read, annotate, and answer questions for Paradox and Dreams - Due tomorrow!

    November 16:

    • Finish"Riding the Rails" and complete questions 
    • Imitating author worksheet
      • Homework:
        • Vocab 6 due by 6:45AM Friday! - Words HERE
        • Read chapter two

    November 17:

    • Vocab 6 due this morning
    • Silent discussion -  MUST BE MADE UP IN TUTORIALS IF YOU ARE ABSENT
      • Homework:
        • Have a great Thanksgiving Break! 
        • Vocab 7 due by 6:45AM 12/1. Since this is not due until A WEEK AFTER the break, this is in NO WAY REQUIRED FOR YOU TO COMPLETE DURING THE BREAK. Words HERE!

     November 27:

    • Assign OMAM project - Please see side tab for all materials needed for this assignment
    • Reach chapter 3 silently in class
      • Homework:
        • Read chapter 4
        • Vocab 7 due by 6:45AM 12/1 - Words HERE!
        • Project

    November 28:

    • OMAM Found Poem
    • Discuss novel 
      • Homework:
        • Read chapter 5
        • Vocab 7 due by 6:45AM 12/1 - Words HERE!
        • Project

    November 29:

    • Begin character analysis
    • Discuss novel 
      • Homework:
        • Finish chapter 5
        • Vocab 7 due by 6:45AM 12/1 - Words HERE!
        • Project

    November 30:

    • Continue working on character analysis
    • Discuss novel 
      • Homework:
        • Read chapter 6
        • Vocab 7 due tomorrow!
        • Project

    December 1:

    • Vocab 7 due this morning by 6:45!
    • Character analysis due - will present today
    • Discuss ending of the novel
      • Homework:
        • Review novel - Test Tuesday!
        • Project