Course Syllabus

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Week at a Glance 

* SRT- Short Reading Time (students will read a novel of their choice for the first few mins of class)

Week 15:

12/7- SRT, Monday Check in Monday 12-7-20 :: Monday Check-In  

12/8- SRT, Semester Exam Review Fall Semester Final Exam Review  

12/9- SRT, Semester Exam Review

12/10-SRT, Semester Exam Review

12/11- SRT, Semester Exam Review

Week 14:

11/30- SRT, Thanksgiving 6 word stories Monday 11-30-20 :: Six Word Stories  

12/1-SRT, Brainstorm- Gatsby/Crucible Essay Tuesday 12-1-20 :: Brainstorm Assignment  

12/2- SRT, Gatsby/Crucible Essay info & workday Wednesday 12-2-20 :: Compare/Contrast Essay Explanation  

12/3- SRT, Gatsby/Crucible Essay workday

12/4- SRT, Gatsby/ Crucible Essay Final Workday. (Essay due @ midnight) Friday 12-4-20 :: Compare/Contrast Essay SUBMISSION  

Week 13: 

11/23-11/27  Happy Thanksgiving Break!!

Week 12:

11/16- Gatsby movie part 5, Gatsby Exam Monday 11-16-20 :: The Great Gatsby EXAM

11/17- SRT, Introduce/explain Whose to Blame project Whose to Blame?? Myrtle/Gatsby Project - Info Page.

11/18- SRT, Work on Whose to Blame Project Whose to Blame?? Myrtle/Gatsby project submissions

11/19- SRT, Present Whose to Blame Project Whose to Blame?? Myrtle & Gatsby Project - Discussion/Presentation  

11/20- SRT, Friday Check In Friday 11-20-20 :: Friday Check-In  

Week 11:

11/9- SRT(10 mins), Gatsby anticipation guide

11/10- SRT (10mins), Gatsby Movie part. 1

11/11- SRT (10mins), Gatsby Movie Part.2 , quiz over part.1 and 2 Gatsby movie Wednesday:: 11-11-20 :Gatsby parts 1-2 quiz

11/12- SRT (10mins), Gatsby Movie Part.3

11/13- SRT (10mins), Gatsby Movie Part.4, Quiz Part.3-4 Gatsby movie. Friday:: 11-13-20 : Gatsby parts 3-4 quiz

Week 10:

11/2- SRT (15 mins), Roaring 20's video Monday 11-2-20 :: The Roaring 20's Introduction

11/3-SRT (15 mins), About the author : Fitzgerald

11/4- SRT (15 mins)

11/5- SRT (15 mins)

11/6- SRT (15 mins) , Friday Check  in

Week 9:

10/26- SRT(10 mins), Harper High School- Part.1 Monday 10/26 :: Harper High School- Prologue/Act.1 note check

10/27- SRT ( 10 mins), Harper High school Podcast- Part.1 cont./finish

10/28- SRT (10 mins), Harper High School Podcast- Start Part.2

10/29- SRT (10 mins), Harper High School Podcast-  Part.2 Cont/Finish

10/30- SRT (10 mins)- SRT, Friday Check in Friday 10-30-20 :: Friday Check-In , Harper High School Quiz Sunday 11-1-20 :: Harper High School Podcast Quiz

Week 8: 

10/19- SRT (15 mins), Current Event Monday 10-19-20 :: Current event

10/20- SRT (15 mins), Crucible close reading activity (Proctor/Abigail) Tuesday 10-20-20 :: The Crucible Act I Close Read Activity

10/21- SRT (15 mins), Crucible close reading activity (Proctor/Danforth) Wednesday 10-21-20 :: The Crucible Act III Close Read Activity

10/22- SRT (15 mins), Crucible Mind Maps Crucible Mind Map Project explanation

10/23- SRT (15 mins), Friday Check in, Cont. Crucible Mind Maps Friday 10-23-20 :: Friday Check-In  ,  10/25/20 The Crucible Character Mind Map Project

Week 7:

10/12- SRT (5 mins), The Crucible movie part 5, Part 5 quiz The Crucible Part 5: Did you watch?

10/13-SRT (15 mins), Introduce Crucible one page essay assignment. Tuesday 10-13-20 :: The Crucible One-Pager Prompt Options

10/14-PSAT

10/15- SRT (15 mins), work day for Crucible one page essay- Rough Draft due by midnight today.  Thursday 10/15- Rough Draft Submission

10/16- SRT (15 mins), Friday check in, Cont. working on Crucible essay Final Draft Crucible one pager Essay 10/18/20

Week 6:

* If you need to do corrections for any of the quizzes this week please see this assignment: Corrections for Crucible quizzes

10/5- SRT (15 mins), The Crucible movie part 1,  part 1 quiz The Crucible Part 1: Did You Watch.

10/6- SRT (15 mins), The Crucible movie part 2, part 2 quiz The Crucible Part 2: Did you watch?

10/7- SRT (15 mins), The Crucible movie part 3,  part 3 quiz The Crucible part 3: Did you watch?

10/8- SRT (15 mins), The Crucible movie part 4, Part 4 quiz The Crucible Part 4: Did you watch?

10/9- SRT (15 mins), Friday Check In  Friday 10-9-20 :: Friday Check-In

Week 5:

9/28- SRT(15 mins), Class ring Presentation Balfour Class Ring Presentation, Current Event assignment explained Monday 9-28-20 :: Current Events

9/29-  SRT ( 15 mins), Scenarios (The Crucible anticipation activity)Tuesday 9-29-20 :: Scenarios

9/30- SRT ( 15 mins), discuss scenario activity, Crucible background web-quest Wednesday 9-30-20 :: The Crucible Web Quest

10/1- SRT (15 mins), Fear activity, Crucible movie trailer Thursday 10-1-20 :: Response To Fear

10/2- SRT (15 mins), Friday Check in #4 Friday :: Check-In 10-2-2020

Week 4: 

9/21-No School- TS Beta

9/22- No School- TS Beta

9/23- SRT (15 mins), Current Event assignment (NewsEla)Wednesday 9-23-20 :: Current Events

9/24- SRT (15 mins), Independent Reading Journal #1 Thursday 9-24-20 :: Independent Novel Reading Prompt

9/25-No school for students, Students will complete Friday Check In #3 on canvas (this counts as a grade and for attendance).

Week 3: 

9/14- SRT( 10 mins), intro to Podcast/taking notes, podcast listening activity Monday 9/14- What is a podcast assignment

9/15- SRT (10 mins), Intro to Abdi and The Golden Ticket podcast, Listen to prologue of podcast, Students work on doodle notes ( upload picture of notes to canvas)Abdi podcast note check #1

9/16- SRT(10 mins), Abdi and The Golden Ticket act.1, Students work on Doodle notes (upload picture of doodle notes to canvas)Abdi Podcast note check #2

9/17- SRT (10 mins), Abdi and The Golden Ticket act. 2, Students work on Doodle notes ( Upload picture of Doodle notes to canvas) Abdi Podcast note check #3

9/18-  No school for students, Students will take quiz over podcast on canvas (may use doodle notes on quiz)Abdi Podcast Quiz

Week 2: 

9/7-  Labor Day ( No School)

9/8- What is the American Dream (watch videos here in canvas, and then answer discussion questions)

9/9- SRT (first 5 mins), What is your American Dream (I will introduce American Dream Project)

9/10- SRT (5 mins), Short check in (assignment in canvas), Cont. to work on American Dream Project. 

9/11- No live class, Complete Friday check in #2 here in canvas, Teacher work day. Tutorials from 9-10 in Teams. 

Week 1: 

8/31- Meet the Teacher, Canvas navigation activity

9/1- Meet the student, Canvas Navigation activity ( students will have activity to complete here ( 6 Word story) )  

9/2- Syllabus and Expectations, Canvas Activity if time. ( students and parents will need to fill out syllabus acknowledge 

9/3- Introduce SRT and Podcast for the year. 

9/4- Friday Check in #1, Journal #1

 

 

 

Course Summary:

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