Teacher: Pauline McCombs E-Mail: pmccombs@croslex.org Phone: 679-1511


Agenda
Monday,  June 11, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will synthesize my learning from this term
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~ Complete exam review with a partner (or alone)
~  Complete one or more of the extended review sheets provided by the teacher





Friday,  June 8,  2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will synthesize my learning from this term
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities






Thursday,  June 7, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will synthesize my learning from this term
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities







Wednesday,  June 6, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will synthesize my learning from this term
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities






Tuesday,  June 5, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will synthesize my learning from this term
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities






Monday, June 4, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will read to understand what a text SAYS and MEANS
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~  Minor Myths #4:  Challenging FATE





Friday, June 1, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will read to understand what a text SAYS and MEANS
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~Correct Odyssey handout
~  Odyssey Timeline   DUE MONDAY!!!!




Thursday,  May 31,  2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will read to understand what a text SAYS and MEANS
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~Correct Odyssey handout



Wednesday,  May 30, 2018

~  I will read to understand what a text SAYS and MEANS
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities
~  Read Edith Hamilton's version of the "Odyssey"
~  Complete the companion story (Handout)






Tuesday May 29,  2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore a set of minor myths to find a common theme among them.
~  I will begin analyzing the Odyssey of Homer
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities
 
Minor Myths Set #3:  Crime and Punishment
Odyssey lecture Notes.






Monday,  May 28, 2018

Memorial Day






Friday,  May 25, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore a set of minor myths to find a common theme among them.
  Common core standards: Literature 9-10.2; 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities
 
Minor Myths Set #3:  Crime and Punishment






Thursday,  May 24, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of the events of the Trojan War
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~ Trojan War Test
~ Trojan War Games






Wednesday,  May 23, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will know the factors that led to the end of the Trojan war
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~ Trojan War Review for Test Tomorrow







Tuesday,  May 22, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will know the factors that led to the end of the Trojan war
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

Lecture notes to finish the war
Trojan War board games




Monday,  May 21, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read to understand both what the iliad book 16 says and means
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

Book 22 Quiz
Lecture notes to finish the war
Trojan War board games





Friday,  May 18th
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read to understand both what the iliad book 16 says and means
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities








Thursday,  May 17, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read to understand both what the iliad book 16 says and means
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

Book 16 - 21 lecture notes
Book 22 Journal




Wednesday,  May  16, 2018
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will review the Trojan war up to this point in the Iliad
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities
~ Senior Games!
    * Trade up
      Choosing Lots
       Relay Race





Tuesday,  May 15, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read to understand both what the iliad book 16 says and means
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~Finish  reading Book 16 with reading guide
~ Book 16 Quiz







Monday,  May 14, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read to understand both what the iliad book 16 says and means
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~  Finish 7- 15 notes
~  Quick Write for  book 16: 

Send as an e-mail to pmccombs@croslex.org

Subject line: 5.Iliad 16

                ~ Define each of the terms shown above

                ~ List three examples of each

                ~ Choose ONE as the most important

                ~ explain why the one you chose is most important.

~  Begin reading Book 16 with reading guide





Friday,  May 11, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will review what I know so far about the Trojan War
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~  Iliad book 6 Quiz
~   Iliad book 6- 15 review
~  Senior games:  "Relay race" 





Thursday,  May 10, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will review what I know so far about the Trojan War
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

Iliad book 6  read and  complete reading guide






Wednesday,  May 9, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will review what I know so far about the Trojan War
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities
~ Senior games: Ballistics battle!!!
~ Quick write for Book 6 of the Iliad





Tuesday,  May 8, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read for understanding
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~ Iliad book one quiz
~ 2-5 summaries





Monday,  May 7, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read for understanding
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9


Friday,  May 4, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will expand my knowledge of characters from the Iliad
~  I will examine the causes of the Trojan War
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~  Notes / Review of characters
~  Lecture:  the mythic roots of the Trojan War
~Senior Game:  Search and enlist!






Thursday,  May 3, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will expand my knowledge of characters from the Iliad
~  I will examine the causes of the Trojan War
  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.7; Literature 9-10.6; 9-10.9

Activities

~  Notes / Review of characters
~  Lecture:  the mythic roots of the Trojan War
~  Senior Battle Games:  The challenge of three






Wednesday,  May 2, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

I will learn about key figures in one side of the Trojan war

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities
~ identify yourself!
~ Strength challenge!






Tuesday,  May 1, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

I will learn about key figures in one side of the Trojan war

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities

~  Get Sorted into your side of the war!
~  Get to know your team
            The Greeks
            The Trojans





Monday,  April 30, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of Greek Heroes
~  I will demonstrate my understanding of the Heroic Quest

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities

 ~ Write a Quest : in class drafting time
~  The Heroic quest re-done:  Percy Jackson






Friday,  April 27, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of Greek Heroes
~  I will demonstrate my understanding of the Heroic Quest

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities

 ~ Write a Quest : in class drafting time
~  The Heroic quest re-done:  Percy Jackson







Thursday,  April 26, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of Greek Heroes
~  I will demonstrate my understanding of the Heroic Quest

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities

 ~ Write a Quest : in class drafting time
~  The Heroic quest re-done:  Percy Jackson








Wednesday,  April 25, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of Greek Heroes
~  I will demonstrate my understanding of the Heroic Quest

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities

 ~ Write a Quest : in class drafting time
~  The Heroic quest re-done:  Percy Jackson





Tuesday,  April 24, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of Greek Heroes
~  I will demonstrate my understanding of the Heroic Quest

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities

 ~ Write a Quest




Friday,  April 18th, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my mastery of Greek Heroes
~  I will demonstrate my understanding of the Heroic Quest

  Common core standards: Writing 9-10.3



Activities
 
~  4 heroes Test
~  Write-A-Quest





Thursday,  April 18, 2018

STUDY FOR TEST TOMORROW!








Wednesday,  April 18, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will identify similarities in a variety of minor myths

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities
 
~  Minor Myth Mini Project:  Lovers
~  Four Heroes Review Chart





Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will identify similarities in a variety of minor myths

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

~ Finish /Turn in  Theseus Timeline
~  Minor Myth Mini Project:  Lovers




Monday,  April 16, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will identify similarities in a variety of minor myths

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

~ Finish  Theseus Timeline
~ THEN go on to this if you have time;  READ only,  there will be time later for the Project!   Minor Myth Mini Project:  Lovers





Friday,  April 13, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will identify similarities in a variety of minor myths

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

 ~  THESEUS   Quiz
 ~  Theseus Timeline


THEN go on to this if you have time;  READ only,  there will be time later for the Project!
Minor Myth Mini Project:  Lovers






Thursday,  April 12, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will identify similarities in a variety of minor myths

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

FINISH THESEUS work,  Quiz and Follow up tomorrow

THEN go on to this if you have time;  READ only,  there will be time later for the Project!
Minor Myth Mini Project:  Lovers






Wednesday,  April 11, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read and understand the myth of Theseus and how he fulfills Greek mythic heroic concepts

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

~ Finish Theseus Reading with guide






Tuesday, April 10, 2018

SAT TEST








Monday,  April 9, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will read and understand the myth of Theseus and how he fulfills Greek mythic heroic concepts

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

~  Theseus Kahoot
~  Theseus notes






Wednesday, March 28,2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will identify similarities in a variety of minor myths

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities


~ Work on/ Revise kid friendly Hercules story: dioramas due TOMORROW!!






Tuesday,  March 27, 2018
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will analyze how the character of Hercules develops as a Classic Hero Archetype 
~  I will examine Hercules in two different media formats

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities


 Hercules 12 labor Project  Clean up day:  Make sure you have sent your sources and kid-friendly story:  have a plan to complete your diorama to turn in THURSDAY!!!



Monday,  March 26, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will analyze how the character of Hercules develops as a Classic Hero Archetype 
~  I will examine Hercules in two different media formats

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

 Hercules 12 labor Project  Story day!   Send me e-mails with your kid-friendly version of your story for your project!
~   Hercules Movie with comparison chart






Friday,  March 23,2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will analyze how the character of Hercules develops as a Classic Hero Archetype 
~  I will examine Hercules in two different media formats

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.73; 9-10.9


Activities

 Hercules 12 labor Project  Research day!   Send me e-mails with your 3 correct sources for your project!
~   Hercules Movie with comparison chart

Thursday,  March 22, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore the Myth of Hercules to further my understanding of the Greek Hero Archetype 
~  I will examine Hercules in two different media formats

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

~  Hercules reading quiz
~   Hercules Movie with comparison chart







Wednesday,  March 21, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore the Myth of Hercules to further my understanding of the Greek Hero Archetype 

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities







Tuesday, March 20, 2018


Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore the myth of Jason and the Argonauts to establish ideas about the hero and heroic quest
~ I will explore the Myth of Hercules to further my understanding of the Greek Hero Archetype 

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities






Monday,  March 19, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore the myth of Jason and the Argonauts to establish ideas about the hero and heroic quest
~ I will explore the Myth of Hercules to further my understanding of the Greek Hero Archetype 

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

~  Jason essay :  see project instructions #3
~  Hercules Kahoot
~  Hercules Lecture notes







Friday,  March 16, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore the myth of Jason and the Argonauts to establish ideas about the hero and heroic quest

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

 Jason Project :  Timeline due MONDAY!!!!!!








Thursday,  March 15, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will explore the myth of Jason and the Argonauts to establish ideas about the hero and heroic quest

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

~  Jason Quiz





Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will examine the myth of Jason and the Argonauts

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

Sustained silent reading of Jason and Argonauts
Complete reading guide graphic organizer



Tuesday,  March 13, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will examine the myth of Jason and the Argonauts

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

~  Mix and Match Informational sharing
~  Jason Lecture







Monday,  March 12, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will examine the myth of Jason and the Argonauts

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

~  kahoot survey







Friday,  March 9, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will examine the myth of the Hero Bellerophon in multiple Media

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities








Thursday,  March 8, 2018

SNOW DAY






Wednesday,  March 7, 2018

student Learning Goal:

~ I will examine the myth of the Hero Bellerophon in multiple Media

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities








Tuesday,  March 6, 2018

student Learning Goal:

~ I will compare and contrast multiple media of the story of Persesus

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities
~ finish watching "Clash of the Titans"



Monday,  March 5, 2018

student Learning Goal:

~ I will compare and contrast multiple media of the story of Persesus

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

Watch "Clash of the Titans" with comparison chart






Friday,  March 2, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will compare and contrast multiple media of the story of Persesus

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

Watch "Clash of the Titans" with comparison chart






Thursday,  March 1, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will compare and contrast multiple media of the story of Persesus

  Common core standards: Reading Literature 9-10.6 ; 9-10.7


Activities

~  Quiz over Perseus reading
~  Watch "Clash of the Titans with comparison chart





Tuesday,  February 27, 2018
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will use close reading skills to track the heroic quest in Persues
~  I will use close reading skills to identify Greek Heroic qualities for Perseus

  Common core standards: speaking and listening 9-10.1 ; 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~ Kahoot
~ Perseus Notes





Monday,  February 26, 2018
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will understand the qualities of a heroic archetype and heroic question archetype

  Common core standards: speaking and listening 9-10.1 ; 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities



Friday,  February 23, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will understand the qualities of a heroic archetype and heroic question archetype

  Common core standards: speaking and listening 9-10.1 ; 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~ Hero Notes





Thursday,  February 22, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my understanding of Greek gods and stories associated with the beginning of the world

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~ Test 





Wednesday February 21, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my understanding of Greek gods and stories associated with the beginning of the world

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~ Test Review:  Test tomorrow





Tuesday February 20, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my knowledge of a god by presenting my findings to the class.
~ I will Review the Olympians
~  I will know important minor deities from Greek Mythology

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities
~  Finish God story presententations
~ Deity review (Mix and Match)
~  Finish beginning of the world notes




Tuesday,  February 13,  2018
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will demonstrate my knowledge of a god by presenting my findings to the class.
~ I will Review the Olympians
~  I will know important minor deities from Greek Mythology

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities
~  Stories of the gods student presentations
~  Titan / Olympian race
~  Minor god notes





Thursday,  February 8, 2018
Student Learning Goal:

~ I will research the story of an olympian to become expert 
~ I will Review the Olympians
~  I will know important minor deities from Greek Mythology

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~  Olympian Kahoot
~  Minor Gods notes
~  God story research time





Wednesday,  February 7, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~ I will research the story of an olympian to become expert 
~ I will Review the Olyupians

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~  Olympian Kahoot




Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Student Learning Goal:
~ I will know The 12 primary deities of Mount Olympus in Greek Mythology
~ I will Review the titans

  Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~  Titan Quizlet
~  Olympian notes





Monday,  February 5, 2018

SNOW DAY!!





Friday,  February 2, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will  know Zeus's roll and various interactions in Greek Mythos

~  I will Review the titans

       Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~ Titan Kahoot
~ Zeus notes





Thursday,  February 1, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will  know the   twelve Primary Titans

~  I will conduct research to become expert on a lesser known Greek God

       Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7

Activities

~  the Titans
~  Finish and turn on Pantheon Project





Wednesday,  January 31, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will  know the   twelve Primary Titans

~  I will conduct research to become expert on a lesser known Greek God

       Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7

Activities

~  The Titans
Pantheon project  ~  Due tomorrow!!!





Tuesday,  January 30, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will  know the  primary authors associated with the current forms of Greek Myths

~  I will conduct research to become expert on a lesser known Greek God

       Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7

Activities

~ Names to know




Monday,  January 29, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will know how Rome adopted and adjusted Greek myths and gods to fit their own religious needs.

~  I will conduct research to become expert on a lesser known Greek God

Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7


Activities

~ A brief introduction to Greece





Friday,  January 26, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will know the location of the origins of Greek myths and the ancient history of Greece that contributed to the development of its classic deities and stories.

~  I will conduct research to become expert on a lesser known Greek God

       Common core standards: Language 9-10.6  / Speaking and Listening 9-10.2 / Writing 9-10.7

Activities

~ A brief introduction to Greece



Thursday,  January 25, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will formulate an opinion on the value of studying mythology through close reading and peer discussion.

       Common core standards: Reading Informational text 11-12.1; 11-12.2 / Speaking and Listening 11-12.1



Activities

Why study Mythology notes




Wednesday,  January 24, 2018

Student Learning Goal:

~  I will formulate an opinion on the value of studying mythology through close reading and peer discussion.

       Common core standards: Reading Informational text 11-12.1; 11-12.2 / Speaking and Listening 11-12.1



Activities

Why do we need myths presentation
Why do we need myths activity   part I, 2, and 3





Tuesday, January 23, 2018
 
Student Learning Goal:

~  I will read and understand the rules and procedures for the school and this class for this year


Activities:

~ Welcome

~ Seating Chart

~ Load Class Website:

       * Go to the high school website

      Go to "For Students" on the top menu bar

      Go to "High school Teacher Sites"

       Find "McCombs~Mythology"

       Make a desktop icon

Classroom guidelines and procedures

Parent note

Kahoot