• 1/16/20-1/17/20

    • bellwork - posted on GoogleClassroom
    • begin research for "Letter of Civil Disobedience" project - rubric and instructions posted under "Assignments" 
    • submit the topic for your letter in GoogleClassroom 

     

    1/15/20

    • bellwork posted on GoogleClassroom
    • continue reading (as a class) "Civil Disobedience"  - annotate and continue answering questions

     

    1/14/20

    • bellwork - copy notes from the board (picture of them posted on my teacher website homepage)
    • begin read / annotating / answering questions in "Civil Disobedience" packet (posted in "Assignments")

     

    1/13/20

    no bellwork

    • open-note quiz: = Literary Movements of the 1800s: Transcendentalism / Dark Romantic Quiz
      • if absent (excused): need to make up by 1/21/20  - you can use your notes
      • if absent (unexcused): need to make up by 1/21/20 - you CANNOT use your notes

     

    1/9/20-1/10/20

    • seat changes
    • bellwork - posted in GoogleClassroom
    • Transcendentalism / American Gothic / Romanticism ppt (posted on my teacher website) info and background notes
    • finish signing up for SAT and ACT (if you haven't already created an acocunt, you need to do so)
      • ACT website: ACT.org
      • SAT website: collegeboard.org

     

    1/8/20

    • complete Quill.org assignments - posted in GoogleClassroom "Back to School Grammar refresher and assessment" (Due by end of class)
    • sign up for SAT and ACT (if you haven't already created an account, you need to do so)
      • ACT: ACT.org
      • SAT: collegboard.org
    • receive "Are you a Transcendentalist?" survey

     

    01/07/20

    • Quill.org assignments - posted in GoogleClassroom "Back to School Grammar refresher and assessment" (DUE: Wednesday 01/08/20)

     

    12/16/19 

    • no bellwork 
    • exam review in GoogleClassroom
    • Act 4 study guide due day of semester exam

     

    12/12/19-12/13/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments") 
      • turn in bellwork
    • work on The Crucible Act 4 Study guide - due day of semester exam

     

    12/11/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments")
    • finish reading and taking notes on The Crucible Act 4

     

    12/10/19

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments")
    • read and take notes on  The Crucible Act 4 p 527-

     

    12/09/19 

    • No bellwork
    • The Crucible Act 3 Quiz
    • turn in The Crucible _ Act 3 _ Study Guide

     

    12/05/19-12/06/19 

    • bellwork - posted in "Assignments"
      • turn in bellwork
    • finish reading and taking notes on The Crucible Act 3
    • work on The Crucible Act 3 Study Guide: due Monday 11/09/19

     

    12/04/19 

    • bellwork-posted in "Assignments"
    • continue reading and taking notes on The Crucible Act 3

     

    12/03/19 

    • bellwork - posted in "Assignments"
    • begin reading ans taking notes on The Crucible Act 3 p 505-513

     

    12/02/19 

    • Quill.org assignments

     

    11/21/19-11/22/19 

     

    • bellwork - posted in GoogleClassroom
    • Watch Good Night and Good Luck  - answer questions posted in GoogleClassroom
    • create your own Quizlet study guide set (DUE FRIDAY):
      • can make a set based on: "Words to Know", Act 1, Act 2, or a combination of all 3
      • for study guide Quizlets - use AT LEAST 25 questions from the study guide you are doing it on
      • do more than one Quizlet study set for OVER 100%
    • draw your version of the poppet Mary Warren gave to Elizabeth for extra credit (DUE FRIDAY)
      • we are competing with Mrs. Prack's class - so let's prove how awesome my classes are!

     

    11/20/19 

    • bellwork - posted in GoogleClassroom
    • create your own Quizlet study guide set:
      • can make a set based on: "Words to Know", Act 1, Act 2, or a combination of all 3
      • for study guide Quizlets - use AT LEAST 25 questions from the study guide you are doing it on
      • do more than one Quizlet study set for OVER 100%
    • draw your version of the poppet Mary Warren gave to Elizabeth for extra credit
      • we are competing with Mrs. Prack's class - so let's prove how awesome my classes are!

     

    11/19/19 

    No Bellwork

    • The Crucible_Act 2 Quiz
      • if absent and unexcused: you need to make up the test by 11/22/19 - you CANNOT use your notes
      • if absent and excused: you need to make up the test by 11/22/19 - you CAN use YOUR notes

    11/18/19 

    • bellwork - posted in GoogleClassroom
    • create your own Quizlet study guide set
      • can make a set based on: "Words to Know", Act 1, Act 2, or a combination of all 3

     

    11/14/19 - 11/15/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments")
    • finish reading The Crucible Act 2 (textbook available through student portal) - take notes
    • work on The Crucible Act 2 Study Guide (posted in "Assignments")

     

    11/13/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments")
    • read The Crucible p 494- (textbook available through student portal) - take notes

     

    11/12/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments")
    • read The Crucible p 487- 494 (textbook available through student portal) - take notes

     

    11/11/19 

    no bellwork

    • The Crucible Act 1 Quiz 
      • if present: you can use YOUR notes / study guides
      • if absent and unexcused: you need to make up the test by 11/18/19 - you CANNOT use your notes
      • if absent and excused: you need to make up the test by 11/18/19 - you CAN use YOUR notes
    • turn in The Crucible Act 1_ Part 1 and Part 2 study guides

     

    11/07/19-11/08/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments") 
      • turn in bellwork
    • turn in The Crucible _ Act 1_Part 1_study guide
    • Complete The Crucible_Act 1_Part 2_study guide
    • review The Crucible Act 1 study guides (part 1 and 2)

     

    11/06/19 

    • bellwork (posted in "Assignments")
    • Read The Crucible p 475-480 (textbook available through student portal) - take notes
    • work on The Crucible Act 1_study guide_part 2 (posted in "Assignments")

     

    11/05/19 

    • bellwork - posted in "Assignments"
    • Read The Crucible p 475-480  (textbook available through student portal) - take notes
    • work on The Crucible Act 1_study guide _ part 2 

     

    11/04/19 

    • bellwork - posted in "Assignments"
    • Read The Crucible p 468-475 (textbook available through student portal) - take notes
    • complete The Crucible Act 1 study guide_ Part 1 for homework (posted in "Assignments")

     

    11/01/19: 2, 4, 6 (Ms. Chambers absent - substitute)

    • bellwork - posted in "Assignments"
    • Complete #1-21 of The Crucible Act 1 Study Guide (posted under "Assignments") - if not finished in class - complete for homework

     

    10/31/19: 1, 3, 5

    • Bellwork  - posted in "Assignments"
    • begin working on first part of The Crucible Act 1 Study Guide (posted under "Assignments")

     

    10/30/19 (Early Release Day)

    No bellwork

    If present: open-notes quiz on intro PowerPoint presentations (posted on teacher website homepage)

    If absent: need to make up quiz before of after school by Wednesday 11/6/19 - if you do not have an excused absence, you will NOT be able to use your notes on the quiz

     

    10/29/18 

    • Bellwork - posted in "Assignments" 
    • Read The Crucible p 461-468

     

    10/28/19 

    • Bellwork - posted in "Assignments"
    • Read The Crucible p 457-461 and take notes

     

    10/24/19-10/25/19

    McCarthyism Video Link 

    • Bellwork in GoogleClassroom
    • review McCarthyiism video https://youtu.be/N35IugBYH04
    • review "The Crucible into ppt" and"Puritans Introduction Powerpoint" -->  take notes on your own
    • begin reading The Crucible p457 in textbook (etextbook available through Skyward) - periods 1-6 chose to start The Crucible Monday and continue to take notes for all class period

     

    10/23/19 

    • Bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom
    • Complete Quill.org activity pack
    • begin taking notes on "Puritans Introduction_Powerpoint" - link on my homepage

     

    10/22/19 

    NO BELLWORK

    Assignment: "The Crucible Anticipation Guide" - discuss as class and turn in 

    4th period: Complete "The Crucible Anticipation Guide" and complete Quill.org "10/22/19_alternate assignment"

     

    10/21/19 (teacher absent)

    -no food / no cellphones / no headphones in class - plug in computers at the end of each class

    •  Quill.org activity pack (finish for homework if not completed in class) - due @ 3:15PM Thursday (1, 3, 5) / Friday (2, 4, 6)
      • can redo activities to receive 100% (recommended)

     

    10/17/19-10/18/19

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • Complete Amendment Essay Final Paper - instructions and rubric for essay under "Assignments" 
      • DUE: Thursday @ 3:15PM : periods 1, 3, 5
      • DUE: Friday @ 3:15PM: periods 2, 4, 6
        • must be turned in to turnitin.com
      • NO LATE WORK ACCEPTED

     

    10/16/19 

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • work on Amendment Essay Final Paper - instructions and rubric for essay under "Assignments"  - due 3:15PM block day - NO LATE WORK ACCEPTED

     

    10/15/19 

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • work on Amendment Essay Final Paper - instructions and rubric for essay under "Assignments"  - due 3:15PM block day - NO LATE WORK ACCEPTED

     

    10/14/19 

    No School - Teacher Workday

     

    10/10/19 - 10/11/19

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • Other half of class went to Mrs. Lipphardt
    • work on Amendment Essay rough draft - instructions for essay under "Assignments"  - DUE AT THE END OF CLASS (turn in to GoogleClassroom)

     

    10/09/19 

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • Half of class went to Mrs. Lipphardt
    • work on Amendment Essay rough draft - instructions for essay under "Assignments" 

     

    10/08/19 

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • Half of class went to Mrs. Lipphardt
    • work on Amendment Essay rough draft - instructions for essay under "Assignments" 

     

    10/07/19 

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • go over MLA citation format - see "Helpful Links" link on my website for more information
    • work on Amendment Essay rough draft - instructions for essay under "Assignments" 

     

    10/03/19-10/04/19

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • Work on Amendment Essay outline - due by end of class 
      • instructions and suggested outline format posted under "Assignments"
    • begin working on rough draft of Amendment Essay - due 10/09/19

     

    10/02/19

    • bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion) - can also be accessed through Quill.org
    • work on your Amendment Essay Outline - due at end of class block day (you should be able to finish most of it in class today) 
      • instructions and suggested outline format posted under "Assignments"

     

    10/01/19 

    • Bellwork posted in GoogleClassroom (look under the "Stream" portion of GoogleClassroom)
    • create and turn in your thesis statement for your essay to GoogleClassroom - instructions for how to create a thesis statement posted under "Assignments"
    • begin working on essay outline - instructions for outline posted under "Assignments" - due at end of class block day

     

    9/30/19 

    No bellwork

    • research Amendments and turn in topic to GoogleClassroom (see "Assignments" for instructions)

     

     

    9/26/19-9/27/19 

    • test make-ups
    • Remember the Titans writing prompt
    • if absent- complete the extra credit Alternate Ending (in place of the Remember the Titans writing prompt)

     

    9/25/19 _ Early Release Day

    • test make-ups
    • Work on extra credit for The Tempest 

     

    9/24/19 

    The Tempest Exam - part 2

     

    9/23/19 

    The Tempest Exam - part 1

     

    9/19/19-9/20/19 

    No bellwork

    • Turn in The Tempest Act 4 and Act 5 Study guides
    • Grade as a class: Act 3, Act 4, and Act 5 Study Guides

     

    9/16/19-9/18/19 

    • FSA Testing - periods 1-3
    • Periods 4-6: work on The Tempest  Act 4 and Act 5 Study Guides 
      • watch The Tempest movie

     

    9/12/19-9/13/19

    • Bellwork (see "Assignments") - turn in bellwork
    • Read The Tempest Act 5 and Epilogue as a class
    • Complete and turn in The Tempest Act 3 Study Guide
    • Work on Act 4-5 study guide

     

    9/11/19 

    • Bellwork (see "Assignments")
    • Read The Tempest Act 4-Scene 1

     

    9/10/19 

    • Bellwork (See "Assignments")
    • Read The Tempest Act 3: Scene 3 and begin reading Act 4 as a class - take notes

     

    9/9/19 

    Bellwork (see "Assignments"

    Begin reading Act 3 Scene 1 and Scene 2 of The Tempest as a class and take notes

     

    9/5/19-9/6/19

    No bellwork

    Complete The Tempest Act 1 and Act 2 study guide - due by the end of class

     

    9/2/19-9/4/19 

    No School

     

    8/29/19-8/30/19 

    Bellwork (see "Assignments") - turn in bellwork

    Read Act 2 of The Tempest 

    Work on The Tempest Act 1 and Act 2 study guide

     

    8/28/19

    Bellwork (see "assignments")

    Finish reading Act 1 of The Tempest 

    -take notes - at least 12 bullet points for Act 1 - due at the end of class

     

    8/27/19 

    No bellwork - copy the Character Map on the board

    begin reading The Tempest 

     

    8/26/19 

    Bellwork

    Take notes on "The Tempest Introduction PPT" - posted in GoogleClassroom

     

    8/22/19-8/23/19

    Bellwork (see "Assignments") - TURN IN BELLWORK

    Present Early American History Group Project (see "Assignments")

     

    8/21/19 

    Bellwork (see "Assignments")

    Begin working on Early American History Group Project (see "Assignments")

     

    8/20/19 

    Bellwork (see "Assignments")

    continue reading "Balboa" p81-83

    Analyzing the text (as a class - do it yourself if absent) p 85

     

    8/19/19 

    Bellwork (see "Assignments")

    read "Coming to America" intro p 3 of textbook 

    begin reading "Balboa" p 77-81 textbook

     

    8/15-8/16

    Bellwork

    Complete English assessments on Quill.org

    * Quill assignments will be graded by end of day - you can raise your grade by re-doing / completing the rest of your Quill assignments by Monday 8/19/19

     

    8/14/19 

    Bellwork

    Continue English assessments Quill.org

    Check out textbooks

     

    8/13/19 

    Review classroom policies and procedures

    Sign up for GoogleClassroom (course code on homepage)

    Sign up for Turnitin.com access (course codes on homepage)

    Begin English assessments on Quill.org

     

    8/12/19

    Review classroom policies and procedures

    Receive school medical form to be returned as soon as possible

    Receive and review Student Behavioral Contract (Due: 8/19/19)