Ms. Connie Phillips - Honors E11 and English 11

Wishing you had access to easy-to-understand grammar rules?  Go to the electronic file cabinet and click on GRAMMAR RULES! for helpful go-to handouts. 
   
 Electronic File Cabinet - Click on this link to find literature, videos, PPTs, notes and classroom policy PDFs.
 
STUDENTS:  MUCH OF THE LITERATURE ASSIGNED IS DIGITIZED ON THIS PORTAL.   IF YOU ARE ABSENT FROM SCHOOL AND NEED THE LITERATURE,  PLEASE CHECK THE ELECTRONIC FILE CABINET AND FIND IT. 
 
 Parents and Guardians:  To see an overview of classroom policies, student expectations, and course requirements for both Honors English 11 and English 11, go to the Electronic File Cabinet where you will find PDFs representative of both of these courses.  The link to the electronic file cabinet is at the top of this column.
 
Honors English 11  
149-H  Periods 1, 2, 3


M, 3/30: Quiz, Chapters 5 - 8.  Read chapter 9 for tomorrow (finish the book).  Discuss.

T, 3/31:  Discuss novel. 

W, 4/1:  FEP (Final exam prep).  Work on Block out for Gatsby.  The Block Out is due Tuesday, April 14 (spring break ends April 12).

Th, 4/2:  FEP.  Period 2 has an assembly.  Gatsby block out due 4/14 or before.  Period 1 gets The Catcher in the Rye and handouts. 

April 3 - 12:  SPRING BREAK.  Your block out for Gatsby is due 4/14. All books must be signed in on that day.

___________________________Post Spring Break-------

PARCC TEST Schedule Monday through Thursday.

M, 4/13 - No 1st period.  Begin J.D. Salinger.  Bio and The Catcher in the Rye.  Read chapters 1 - 7 for Thursday.  Be prepared for a quiz.

T, 4/14 - Reading/Work Day.  Prepare chapters 1 - 7 for Thursday's quiz and consider the final exam question as you are reading.

W, 4/15 - No 2nd period.  Reading/Work Day.  Prepare chapters 1 - 7 for tomorrow's quiz and consider the final exam question as you are reading. 

Th, 4/16 - Quiz, Catcher, chapters 1 - 7.  Read chapters 8 - 12 for Monday.  Consider the final exam question as you read.  Begin block out prep.

F, 4/17 - Reading/Work Day.  Have chapters 8 - 12 done for Monday's quiz.  Work on final exam question/block out prep.

M, 4/20 - Quiz, Catcher, 8 - 12.  Read 13 - 19 for Wed.
T, 4/21 - Reading/Work Day. 

W, 4/22 - Quiz, 13 - 19, Catcher.  Finish book for Friday.

Th, 4/23 - Reading/Work Day.

F, 4/24 - Lunch on the Lawn Peace Week, adjusted schedule.  Catcher test Tuesday.  Work on FEP over the weekend and on Monday.  No class on Monday.  Test Tuesday.

M, 4/25 - No School (Students).











 





















 






English 11  
149-H  Periods 6, 7
 
 M, 3/30:  Work on "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," reading/questions due tomorrow.
T, 3/31:  "Benjamin Button" HW questions due.  Brief discussion of Fitzgerald's style and story. 
 
W, 4/1:  Vocabulary Quiz, "Benjamin Button."  Begin Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio chapters.  Read "Hands."  How is Wing Biddlebaum a grotesque?  GROTESQUE:  a person who adopts an idea as a truth even though that "truth" is really a falsehood.  A grotesque character will live his life thinking this falsehood is true, allowing it to shape his thinking and how he moves through the world.
 
Th, 4/2:  Quiz over Anderson. 
 
NO HW OVER SPRING BREAK.

PARCC TEST Schedule Monday through Thursday.

M, 4/13:  Begin JD Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye.  Read chapters 1 - 5 for Thursday.  Literary Analysis assigned today.  While you read, examine the novel's characterization of its main character to determine his morality.  Essay and all of its components due 5/5.

T, 4/14:  Read/Work on note taking.

W, 4/15:  Read/Work on note taking.

Th, 4/16:  Quiz, chapters 1 - 5.  Discuss.  Work on note taking/prewriting the essay, due 5/5.  Read chapters 6 - 11 due Tuesday, quiz.

F, 4/17:  Reading/Work Day.  Chapters 6 - 11 due Tuesday.  Essay due 5/5.

M, 4/20:  Reading/Work Day.  Chapters 6 - 11 due tomorrow.  Essay due 5/5.

T, 4/21:  Quiz, chapters 6 -11, discuss.  Read chapters 12 -16 for Thursday.  Continue working on the block out for the essay.

W, 4/22:  Read/Work Day.  Quiz tomorrow.  Work on block out.

Th, 4/23:  Quiz, 12 -1 6.  Read 17-21 for Tuesday.  Work on the block out for the literary analysis.

F, 4/24:  Lunch on the Lawn Peace Week Schedule.  Read chapters 17-21 and work on essay block out.  No class on Monday.

M, 4/27:  No School (Students).