Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Thursday, February 17, 2011

Tuesday, February 15, 2011
  • Go over MC answer from last Friday. Corrections are due Tuesday, 2/22.
  • Begin reverse outline for "Carrie Buck's Daughter"

Monday, February 14, 2011
Read and answer the questions for "Carrie Buck's Daughter."

Wednesday, Feburary 9, 2011
Thursday, February 10, 2011
  • Notes over Cause & Effect (includes this and next week's vocab words)
  • Vocab quiz next Friday, 2/18
  • Read "My Wood" and answer For Study and Disucssion Questions
  • Homework: Read "The Movie that Changed My Life" and write For Writing and Research #2.
  • Current Event due Friday, 2/18 and should come from www.theonion.com, which is blocked from school. If you don't have access at home or do not wish to go to The Onion, then find an article that is a good example of satire.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Thursday, February 3, 2011
Write "Boy" in response to Kincaid's "Girl."

Tuesday, February 1, 2011
  1. Group work in class.
  2. Read "Girl" in preparation for Wednesday/Thursday class.

Monday, January 31, 2011
  1. Vocab quiz
  2. Students work independently on two MC passages.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Thursday, January 27, 2011
Read the passage and answer the study and discussion questions that follow.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Read Gloria Naylor's article and answer the study and discussion questions.

Monday, January 24, 2011
Notes over the definiton mode of discourse and vocab for this week

Wednesday, January 19, 2011-Friday, January 21, 2011

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Read Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech and complete the activity . If you do not finish in class, do it for homework. THIS IS NOT A GROUP ACTIVITY.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Thursday, January 6, 2011
  • Work with group on Character Web poster (will continue work on Wed/Thurs).
  • Corrections for MC and rewrite for essay due at the end of the week.
  • Knowledge Folder is due on Friday, 1/7.
  • No current event this week, but you may re-do one to replace a zero or a low grade.