American Literature Calendar

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September
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  • Crucible
    All day
    2018.10.01-2018.10.02

    Students worked on the finalization of their Crucible re-write groups projects and worked on filming

    –Homework–USA Test prep and complete work on projects

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  • Presentations/Essay
    All day
    2018.10.03

    Groups presented their final films today and turned in hard copies of the proposal, playbill, and script

    –Homework–complete the Persuasive Essay assignment that was given today and submitt to turnitin.com—-Complete this week’s USA test Prep by Friday

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  • Crucible
    All day
    2018.10.09-2018.10.10

    students watched the 1996 version of The Crucible and responded to guided questions

    –Homework–USA test prep and complete the questions above

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  • Crucible
    All day
    2018.10.11-2018.10.12

    Students read/annotated/and responded to the questions and content of the article “Why I Wrote the Crucible” by Arthur Miller

    –Homework–USA test prep and complete the above work

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  • Crucible III
    All day
    2018.10.15

    Students acted out the beginning of Act III–those not acting were to take notes over the key concepts, characterization, and other literary forms—those acting were to write a one paragraph response identifying the same concepts above

    –Homework–USA test prep, and complete unfinished class work

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  • Crucible
    All day
    2018.10.16

    Students continued to perform Act III

    –Homework–USA test prep and add the next parragraph of information obtained from the performance today–see yesterday for detailed information

    —Check Handouts tab for upcoming Mid-term exam study guide

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  • Crucible
    All day
    2018.10.17

    Students completed Act III and began Act IV of the Crucible

    –Homework–USA and a pararaph analysis of the scene today

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  • Crucible
    All day
    2018.10.19

    Students finished the Crucible and worked in groups to study for the Unit exam

    –Homework–USA test prep and study

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  • Illuminate Co. Test
    All day
    2018.10.22-2018.10.23

    Students spent the class period working on the county mandated Illuminate exam

    –Homework–USA test prep and study for Unit 1 official exam

    ***Make sure you sign up for Google Classroom***

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  • Unit Test
    All day
    2018.10.24-2018.10.25

    Students took the American Lit unit 1 test

    –Homework–USA Test Prep

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  • Test Review
    All day
    2018.10.26

    Students worked on the final draft of the warm up and discussed test taking strategies in relation to the county exam review

    –Homework–USA test prep

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  • Review
    All day
    2018.10.29

    Students reviewed the multiple choice component of the illuminate exam and discussed test taking stratagies

    –Homework–USA test prep

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  • Notes
    All day
    2018.10.30

    Students began Cornell notes over Romanticism and American Gothic

    –Homework–USA Test Prep

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  • Irving
    All day
    2018.10.31

    Students  read “Legend of Sleepy Hallow”  (a copy of the story is on the handouts page) and analyzed the language (both figurative and rhetorical) and wr0te a one-page analysis for the first half of the story (identifying theme, author’s purpose, imagery, and figurative language)—Google Classroom

    –Homework–USA test Prep

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November
November