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Monday, Nov. 16 1. Final CCSS Informative Writing Assessment Prep 2. Finish discussing Emerson and Thoreau 3. Transparent Eyeball activity 4. Final Review of Transcendental Journal (due Wednesday)
HW: Finish Transcendental Journal
Wednesday, Nov. 18 1. Transcendental Journal due 2. Common Core State Standards Informative Writing Assessment
Tuesday, Nov. 3 1. Review Huck Finn Lit Circles (HFLC) 2. Crevecoeur walk through 3. Discuss "Usher" story (BRING LIT BOOKS!!!!) 4. Introduction to Common Core Writing Assessments and Junior Informative Assessment scheduled for Nov. 18.
HW: 1. HFLC 1 (due next Thursday) 2. Read Franklin, pp. 68-76 in Lit book
HW: 1. HFLC 1 2. Read Intro to Romantic Era (pp. 162-173) + Emerson (205-210) + Emerson questions #s 1, 5, and 8 in Lit book
Monday, Nov. 9 1. CCSS Informational Practice 2. Romantic Era Intro 3. Assign Transcendental Journal 4. Quick Review of HFLC 1 Thursday
HW: 1. Read Thoreau (pp. 213-229) in Lit book + questions 1, 3 2. HFLC1 Thursday!!!! Bring hard copy of your job's work that you completed AND REMEMBER TO SUBMIT TO TURNITIN.COM!!!! 3. Begin Transcendental Journal?
Bring materials to class each day that we have read them for homework! Speaking and Listening points will be deducted for lack of materials, and students cannot actively learn the required material by sharing a book with another student.
All assignments must be typed!
IMPORTANT MESSAGE ABOUT MAKE-UP WORK AND AERIES GRADES: UNLESS YOU HAVE RECEIVED PERMISSION FROM ME TO TURN IN LATE WORK, ALL NA'S WILL CHANGE TO 0'S IN AERIES AT THE END OF EACH WEEK, WITH NO EXCEPTIONS UNLESS YOU HAVE MADE PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS WITH ME. STUDENTS WILLING TO MEET THE CHALLENGES OF THE ENGLISH III CURRICULUM MUST ALSO BE WILLING TO COMMUNICATE WITH ME, AND THUS BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN GRADES AND PROGRESS IN THE CLASS.