Lesson Plans for the Week of 11-12 to 11-16

AR Reading: All students will be required to read independently throughout the year to reach their AR reading goals. The 7th grade goal is 500 pages per semester, and all other classes are 600 pages per semester. This will be due in early January.


  Monday Tuesday WednesdayThursday
 Friday
 English 7








Nonfiction

"Barrio Boy"
page 234

Nonfiction

First person narrator

Author's purpose








Nonfiction essay:

"Barrio Boy"

Responding to questions while reading

Author's purpose


"A Day's Wait"

Hemingway

Setting

Point of view

Author's purpose







"A Day's Wait"

Prior knowledge

Writing to story

Comparing/contrasting
two different articles
Assessment on the week's readings, vocabulary, author's purpose, point of view


 English 9









"Checkouts"
page 96

Background

Vocabulary

Writing


"Checkouts"

Analysis

Setting 

Discussion
"Checkouts"

Finish story

Discussion

Writing




"The Girl who Can"

page 100

Vocabulary 

Point of view





Assessment on readings from the week

AR Reading
English 11/12









"Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"

Vocabulary

Background
Civil War

"Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"

Writing in flash-forward


"Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"

Discussion 
Analysis

Writing

Short movie:

"Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"

Reaction

Commentary
Assessment on story, vocabulary,
techniques

AR Reading