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Word of the Day sentences are due each Monday.
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March 31, 2014 Book Review 2 May 29, 2014 Book reviews 
May 12, 2014 WOD quiz&sentences #s109 (officious) to #122 (sagely) May 16, 2014 Word[s] of the day 
May 5, 2014 LOTF PROJECT DUE! June 4, 2014  
May 5, 2014 LOTF: Plan for your project - what it will look like, how it will explore your thesis May 14, 2014  
May 5, 2014 LOTF: Thesis May 13, 2014 Find help on the Writing page 
May 7, 2014 LOTF: Read ch 12 and complete writing assignment May 12, 2014 Lord of the Flies 
May 2, 2014 LOTF: Read chapter 11 May 7, 2014  
March 24, 2014 Book review 1 May 1, 2014 Submit/see description here.  
April 29, 2014 LOTF: Read ch 9&10 and complete writing assignment.  May 5, 2014 Lord of the Flies 
April 17, 2014 LOTF: Read ch 8 and take notes. Be prepared to answer one of the questions from the worksheet in class.  April 29, 2014 Download worksheet here. 
April 14, 2014 LOTF: Read Ch 7 and complete writing assignment April 17, 2014 Lord of the Flies 
April 8, 2014 LOTF: Read ch 5&6 +Ch5=find 5 interesting words phrases; ch 6=worksheet April 14, 2014 A copy of the worksheet can be found here 
April 2, 2014 LOTF: Read Ch 3&4 and complete writing assignment April 8, 2014 Download worksheet from this page 
March 27, 2014 LOTF: Read Ch 1&2 and writing assignment. April 2, 2014 Lord of the Flies 
March 24, 2014 Book Rental Contract for Lord of the Flies March 26, 2014 Download a copy here. 
March 3, 2014 Practice and continue revising script.  March 21, 2014  
February 11, 2014 Start writing out your presentation. 1. Start with a interesting fact or story. 2. Tell people about the issue. 3. Tell people what they should do about it. February 24, 2014  
February 3, 2014 WOD quiz - #'s66-83 February 7, 2014 Word[s] of the day 
February 4, 2014 Brainstorm How you will convince someone that: 1. the problem exists (informational - presented using manipulation). 2. They should do something it (persuasive) February 7, 2014 Truth Or Consequence page 
January 31, 2014 Thesis for topic (Topic, opinion, what you want people to do about it) February 5, 2014  
January 28, 2014 Quiz on propaganda terms January 31, 2014 Study here 
January 28, 2014 Find commercial to share with class (youtube link is okay/SCHOOL APPROPRIATE) ​Have these questions answered about the commercial:​ Why do you like it? Is it effective? Why/Why not? Who is the audience? How do you know? January 30, 2014  
January 24, 2014 1. ¶ response to: What is truth? ---------2. ¶ response to: How and why do people manipulate the truth? January 27, 2014  
January 10, 2014 Final Draft of Chains essay (due one week after formal feedback from Mr. P) January 17, 2014 Submit Essay here 
January 6, 2014 Rough Draft of CHAINS essay (intro, 3 body, & conclusion ¶'s) January 10, 2014 Chains page 
December 17, 2013 2. Draft one body paragraph December 19, 2013 Writing  
December 17, 2013 1. Collect evidence for topic sentences. (A quote is a piece of evidence that helps you convince your reader of your idea. Just like in a courtroom, you need to show the evidence, and explain what the significance of it is to your case.)  December 19, 2013 Writing 
December 16, 2013 3 topic sentences by end of class on Tuesday December 17, 2013 Writing 
December 11, 2013 Finish Chains (pages 250-300) and write two thesis statements December 16, 2013 Writing 
December 6, 2013 Ch 25-32 (pg 200-249) + writing assignment (2 ¶'s) December 11, 2013 Writing assignment 
December 2, 2013 Ch 25-32 (XXV-XXXII; pgs 157-199) ¶ on theme (+cited quote - use quote to help your discussion) ¶ on why a part II December 6, 2013  
November 26, 2013 Ch 16-24 (pages 97-153 ) + writing assignment December 2, 2013 Writing Assignment 
November 18, 2013 Ch 8-15 (pages 48-96 ) + writing assignment November 22, 2013 Writing Assignment 
November 15, 2013 Chapter 1-7 (VII pg 47) and writing assignment November 18, 2013 Chains Writing Assignment 
November 14, 2013 5 cited facts about slavery in the NORTH during the LATE 1700's November 15, 2013  
November 13, 2013 List everything you know about 1. The revolutionary war 2. Slavery November 14, 2013  
October 25, 2013 Final draft for essay is due one week after you get feedback. This means the due date for essays will range from Monday Nov 4 to Friday Nov 8th November 8, 2013  
October 21, 2013 Introduction and Conclusion ¶ October 25, 2013 Link to rubric AND Intro/Conc handout AND example essay 
October 17, 2013 Draft 3rd body ¶ October 21, 2013  
October 3, 2013 DRAFT 2nd BODY PARAGRAPH & Work on revising thesis/topic sentences/first paragraph as needed.  October 15, 2013 Poetry Page 
October 8, 2013 Word of the day quiz over #’s 2-18  October 15, 2013 Word[s] of the day 
October 8, 2013 Draft one body ¶, include evidence from text October 10, 2013  
September 30, 2013 Chose ONE of the poems you've been working with and write 4 topic sentences- for each topic sentence chose 2 pieces of evidence from the text that will help you explain/prove that point.  October 8, 2013 Thesis&Topic sentence slide show (need to be signed into Shapleigh Account) 
September 27, 2013 Find evidence/think of ideas of how to support your thesis (do this for both poems) September 30, 2013  
September 23, 2013 Write a thesis for each of the poems you found September 27, 2013 http://bit.ly/PoetryThesis 
September 24, 2013 Write thesis about Dylan Thomas poem September 25, 2013 Copy of the poem 
September 23, 2013 Find 2 poems that you might write about September 26, 2013  
September 17, 2013 Finish ¶ on "We Wear the Mask" September 18, 2013 Copy of the poem 
September 16, 2013 Wordswoth Worksheet (started in class) September 17, 2013 Copy of WS 
September 13, 2013 Write a sonnet (include the rhyme scheme and type of sonnet) September 16, 2013 Sonnet notes 
September 11, 2013 Find an example of a simile and of a metaphor in lyrics (can be from different songs) September 12, 2013 Literary Devices 
September 9, 2013 React/make connections to Langston Hughes poem September 10, 2013 Copy of the Poem 
September 6, 2013 Choose one word that describes you. Explain why you chose that word. September 9, 2013  
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