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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
Periods 1, 2, 7
F, 10/2: Prewrite due. Use the prewrite to develop your typed, double spaced rough draft with Works Consulted due Thursday. Work on portions of the rough draft and bring them to me Monday and Tuesday. Cognitive Reflection of TSL essay due Monday.
M, 10/5: Cognitive Reflection of TSL essay due today. Begin The Crucible movie. Rough draft due Thursday. If you have ANY portion of the rough draft completed between now and Thursday and you would like me to preview it, bring it to class. DOUBLE SPACE YOUR WRITING.
T, 10/6 : The Crucible movie, continued. Bring snacks. If you want to conference with me about your rough draft, please bring it to class. Rough draft with Works Consulted due Thursday.
W, 10/7: Finish up The Crucible movie. Bring snacks. If you want to conference with me about ANY PORTION of your rough draft, please bring it to class. Typed, double spaced rough draft with Works Consulted due tomorrow.
Th, 10/8: Rough draft check. Typed, double spaced, with Works Consulted. Bring your prewrite too. Final copy due Wednesday, 10/14. (No school Monday or Tuesday)
F, 10/9: End of the nine weeks. Final copy Expository Research Essay for The Crucible due on Wednesday. Class collage: Bring in an image that is representative of your research. Today: Begin Age of Reason: The Revolutionary Period. PPT, handouts, notes.
M, 10/12: No school.
T, 10/13: No school for students. Submit the final copy to Turnitin before class time tomorrow. Bring to class your final copy essay, your revised rough draft(s), and your prewrite. Remember to submit the Works Consulted page too. Class collage: Bring in an image that is representative of your research.
W, 10/14: Late Arrival for PSAT. Expository Research Essay due today. Submit the final copy to Turnitin before class time tomorrow. Bring to class your final copy essay, your revised rough draft(s), and your prewrite. Remember to submit the Works Consulted page too. Class collage: Bring in an image that is representative of your research. Because of the PSAT, class times are 25 minutes.
Th, 10/15: Age of Reason continues. Take bulleted notes from the assigned literature. Identify the authors and literature that exemplify the 3 artistic proofs: ethos, pathos, logos. In-class writing next week. Test next week. Today: Benjamin Franklin's maxims from Poor Richard's Almanack.
F, 10/15: Outside of class: Complete the assigned reading/note taking outside of class. Notes due 10/22 (Thursday) for in-class writing. Begin Grammar Intensive.
Periods 4, 6
Students who are absent from school can find the literature in the electronic file cabinet.
Th, 10/1: Turn in essay block out to be checked. Rough draft (typed, double spaced, with header and title) due Wednesday, 10/7.
F, 10/2: Begin the rough draft in class. HW: Typed, double spaced rough draft with header and title due Wednesday. Report to the computer lab in the library Monday and Tuesday.
M, 10/5: Library computer lab. Sign up for Turnitin.com and work on rough draft, due Wednesday.
T, 10/6: Library computer lab. Typed and double spaced rough draft with header and title due TOMORROW. Attach the block out to the rough draft.
W, 10/7: Rough Draft check. Begin The Crucible movie. Final copy literary analysis with revised rough draft(s) and block out due Wednesday, 10/14. All final copy writing must be submitted to Turnitin by class time to avoid a late grade.
Th, 10/8: The Crucible movie.
F, 10/9: The Crucible movie. FC essay with all of its components due on Wednesday, 10/14 or before. End of the first nine weeks.