• 2nd Nine Weeks of School

    Monday, November 6

    Background on Charlotte Bronte

     Jane Eyre files

     

    Blank Note Packet

      Jane Eyre files

     

    Tuesday, November 7

    Rime of the Ancient Mariner Study Guide Packet

     ROAM Files

    Students will view Background on Samuel Taylor Coleridge DVD and complete answers that will go with DVD.

      ROAM Files

     

    Wednesday, November 8

    Each student is assigned one or more study guide questions they must answer while we read RIME.

    Thursday, November 9

    Students begin reading RIME:   Parts 1-4

    Friday, November 10

    Vocabulary #9 Due and Quiz

     

    www.dictionary.com

    https://literarydevices.net/

    Literary Terms:

    Acquiescence

    Antagonism

    Discursiveness

    Brevity

    Ardor

    terseness

    Vocabulary Words:

     

     

     

    20 Minute Timed Writing over Chapters 6-10 up to pages 96.

     

     

    Monday, October 30

    Supernatural Project Due

     

     

    Tuesday, October 31

    Supernatural Project Due

     

    October Scholarship Due to Turnitin.com no later than 11:59 p.m.

    Wednesday, November 1

    Supernatural Project Due

    Thursday, November 2

    Supernatural Project Due

    Friday, November 3

     

    Vocabulary #8 Quiz.

    www.dictionary.com

    https://literarydevices.net/

     

    Literary Terms:

    apostrophe

     

    Vocabulary Words:

    dappled

    demure

    sprightly

    drest

    starveling

    appellations

    reveries

    idyllic

    ephemeral

    mercurial

     

    20 Minute Timed Writing over Chapters: 1-5 to page 51 of Jane Eyre.

     

          Monday

         Tuesday

        Wednesday

         Thursday

          Friday

    October 23

     

    Frankenstein Timed Writing (Major Grade)

     

    There was a Timed Writing on Monday, 10/24.  If you were absent, you only have until Wednesday, 10/25 to make it up.

    October 24

     

    TAMU College Speaker  - meet in the LGI

    October 25

     

    Inner/Outer Circle Discussion (bring handout with you)

     

     Inner Outer Circle

     

    If you are absent for this assignment, your make-up assignment will be the following:

     

    Take the two level 3 questions and type in MLA format, Times Roman, size 12 font and type 500 words each for both questions answering your own questions.  No exceptions or alternatives will be allowed for this assignment.

    October 26

     

    Review Timed Writings in class.  Allow students to grade their first timed writing.

    October 27

     

    Vocabulary #7 Due and Quiz – know all of your irony terms for this quiz.

     

    Frankenstein novels are due today.

     

    Distribute Jane Eyre novels and discuss Significant Moments Page and Due Date for Jane Eyre.

    Significant Moments

     

     


     

     

     

    1st Nine Weeks of School

    Week One (8-21 through 8-25):  Week One

    Irony Presentations Calendar:  Irony Calendar

    Week Two (8-28 through 9-1):  Week Two

    Week Three (9-4 through 9-8): Week Three

    Week Four (9-11 through 9-15): Week Four

    5th Week of School (9/18/2017 through 9/22/2017) - Week Five (Significant Moments Sheet is listed here)

    Precis Document:  Precis Poster

    6th Week of School (9/25/2017 through 9/29/2017) - Week Six

    7th Week of School (10/2/2017 through 10/6/2017) - Week Seven

    If you were absent Tuesday and Thursday before or after school to make up Friday's Quiz.

    8th Week of School (10/9/2017 through 10/13/2017) - Week Eight

     9th Week of School (10/16/2017) through 10/20/2017) - Week Nine

     If you were absent for the Significant Moments assignment, you only have until Wednesday, October 18th to make up quiz.  You MUST turn in your Significant Moments homework before you can take the quiz.  In addition, the quiz will be completely different than the one given in class.