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Independent Reading Choices 2.doc 32K

The 9th grade textboook is online at this link:  http://my.hrw.com/

Turnitin.com Class Number for A Period:  6909163        Password:  Moberly
Turnitin.com Class Number for F Period:  6909173        Password:  Moberly

Schoology Access Code for A Period:     934M6-46S77
Schoology Access Code for F Period:     JW3CF-9GN86






April-May
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TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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Reading of Act 3 scenes 4-5 due. Reading Quiz?
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Act 4-5 Vocab printout due

Recitation declarations due.

Schoology discussion response due for Act 3. Respond to question and at least one classmate.

In-class reading of 4.1-4.2.  Keep plot chart updated.
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Grades Close

Act 4-5 vocab quiz (counts as Q4)
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Reading of 5.1-2 due.
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APRIL BREAK
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APRIL BREAK
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APRIL BREAK

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APRIL BREAK

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APRIL BREAK
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In-school performance of Romeo & Juliet by Shakespeare & Company.
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August-September
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Course overview parent receipt due.
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Summer reading one-pager due
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LABOR DAY
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Bring hard copy of Writing Process Reflection to class and be sure to be able to access an electronic version from email or a flashdrive.Writing Process Reflection.doc
Question 1 from page 5 due.
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Fully set up binders due

Unit 1 Pretest will be taken in class
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ROSH HASHANAH
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Unit 1 Pretest will be finished in class.

Read and take notes on pages 28-31.  Use two-column method.

Finish notes on "Checkouts"

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Reading notes on 28-31 & "Checkouts" due.

Annotated reading of "Sound of Thunder" due.  Use the questions in the margins as guidelines.  Complete the sequence chart described on p 37.
Do make sure that you read the pre-reading materials on pages 36-37 on-line.

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First vocabulary printout due for list entitled "Unit 1 CHS 9"
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"The Most Dangerous Game" two column reading notes due. Conflicts and complications should be noted.  Complete the visualization chart as described on p 59.
Do make sure you have read the pre-reading materials on p 58-59.  
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OPEN HOUSE TONIGHT
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Independent Reading Book Reconnaissance due.
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Personal Narrative Pre-write due

Reading and notes for "Daughter of Invention" due
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Vocab printout for unit 1 (a new one) due.
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Personal Narrative draft due for peer editing
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Vocab quiz unit 1 words

Bring copy of your
independent reading to class. Ereaders are fine.
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Revision of Personal Narrative due.

Unit 1 Test
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First Vocab Printout for Unit 2 due

Complete Unit 1 test
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Vocab Quiz Unit 2
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A Period will have no class due to pep rally
September-October-November
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TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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"Pancakes" reading due with Drawing Conclusions handout.
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Vocab printout for Unit 2 due.
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Evidence list for benefits and detriments of perfectionism in "Pancakes" due.  See Question 7, pg 219
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Independent Reading Assignment 1 due
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NO VOCAB QUIZ.

No F Period due to Spirit Week

A Period ill meet in Computer Lab C (downstairs)
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Draft of perfectionism support paragraph due.  3-Step Editing in class.
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Vocab printout for Unit 2 due

Notes on GrammarNotes Lesson 12 due. Feedback on whether you can access the  See attached.

How to Access GrammarNotes Presentations Lesson 12.docx
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Final, revised support paragraph for "Pancakes" due.  Do upload to turnitin.com.

Test on "Pancakes"
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"Hamadi" reading due with monitoring reading strategy handout.
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Vocab Quiz
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COLUMBUS DAY
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PROF. DEV.
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Vocab List printouts for both Units 1 & 2



In-class work preparing for "Hamadi" test and support paragraph
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Selection Test on "Hamadi"
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Vocab Quiz on Units 1 & 2

Support paragraph on "Hamadi" Question 9 from page251 due.  Do upload to turnitin.com

FCA's

1. Topic sentence fully addresses the prompt and includes “title,” author, critic and genre _____/15 points
2. Development includes 3 quotations that are well chosen to support the focus and that are smoothly integrated and cited. _____/45 points
3. Commentary sentences following the quotations explain and relate how the quotations support the focus. Commentary sentences do NOT summarize the quotations. They DO explain them. Commentary sentences do not begin with “This quotation means…”_____/30points
4. MLA format and edited for Essential Conventions _____/10points
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Reading of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" due
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Vocab check due:  Lists 1&2 or the Challenge
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Reading and annotation of "Sympathy" due
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Independent Reading Assignment # 2 due.  Do upload to turnitin.com

Vocab Quiz Units 1&2
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Bring notes for the 8 questions listed on "The Nacklace" preparation handout.
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Vocab Check due:  Unit 2--make sure new words are practiced

Full handout for your reading of "The Necklace" due.
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Selection Test on "The Necklace" in class
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Unit 2 Practice Assessment due.  Bring your graded multiple choice paper.  (Answer the question on paper; input answers via the "Interactive Practice Test" and submit to be graded.  Use the computer to grade your practice).  For the constructed responses, bring a topic sentence and a list of the details you would use to support your position for each question.
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Second Independent reading selection due.  Bring a copy of this work of fiction to class.  E-version is fine.

Vocab Quiz on Unit 2

November
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TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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Unit 2 Test In-class
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Unit 2 Test wrap up in class

Unit 3 vocab printout due
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Pre-writing type 1 and character believability chart due for character literary analysis

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Draft thesis due.  In class work with hook-ladder- thesis intro model
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Vocab Quiz on unit 3 words

Intro draft due

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Revised Intro with body paragraphs due.  Make sure support is integrated into body paragraphs.
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EARLY DISMISSAL
PARENT CONF

NO A PERIOD

F Period: Unit 3 vocab printouts due
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EARLY DISMISSAL
PARENT CONF

A Period: Unit 3 vocab printouts due

Both Periods:  Full draft due with counterclaim paragraph and conclusion.
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EARLY DISMISSAL
PARENT CONF

A Period Only:  Review pages 330 & 332 for overview of setting, imagery & tone.  We will have a mini-lesson on those 3 topics in class and time to complete some of the close reading activities in class.
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Final Literary Analysis due.  Do upload to turnitin.com.

Vocab quiz on Unit 3 words.

F Period: review of pages 330-332 and finished notes on close reading activities of pages 331,and 333-335 due.

A Period:  Bring finished notes for remaining close reading activities on pages 331, and 333-335.
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IN-CLASS WORK.  THIS STORY IS NOT AVAILABLE ON LINE.  USE YOUR WEEKEND ENGLISH HOMEWORK TIME TO GO OUTSIDE!!!
Finish reading "Christmas Memory."  Complete a 2 column note chart for the Text Analysis focus (red dots), and an imagery chart for the Reading Skill focus. Remember to replace the sense words in the chart with the type of imagery (ex, visual instead of sight).
Also have notes on questions 1-5.

Students who conferenced with me on Friday should submit their revised paper today.
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Vocab Printout for Unit 3 due.
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Read "Through the Tunnel"  For reading notes track the 3 settings as symbolic of the boy.  See chart in story set-up if you were absent.  All others have a handout.
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Independent Reading Assignment #3 due.  Do upload to turnitin.com

No vocab quiz...Something to say you are grateful for at Thanksgiving dinner.
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EARLY DISMISSAL
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THANKSGIVING
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December/January
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WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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In-class work with "The Sharks" and "The Peace of the Wild"
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Both handouts for "A Walk in the Woods" due.
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In-class work with run-ons.

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"Wilderness Letter" due with completed handout.
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Bring your completed Independent Reading text to class for discussion work.

10% Summary due for "Wilderness Letter"
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Practice Test for Unit 3 Due
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SNOWDAY
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EARLY DISMISSAL
Unit 3 Test Part 1


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Unit 3 Test Part 2
Next Independent Reading hardcopy due in class.
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Handout for Unit 4 Prep Information due.

In-class reading of "The Sniper"
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Text Analysis notes and Reading Strategy chart due for "The Scarlet Ibis"

Personal Narrative page 1 edited for run-ons due.
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Vocab Printout for Unit 4 due.
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Independent Reading Group Day
You should be halfway through your book.

Vocab Quiz on Unit 4.
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January
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WEDNESDAY
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FRIDAY
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Course Registration Info Day
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Computer Lab Day
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Computer Lab Day


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Computer Lab Day

Vocab Printout for Great Expectations List 1 due
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Independent Reading Book Finished.

Bring Course registration forms to class for me to fill out.

Due: Annotated Bibliography and notes for the Dickens Mini-Research Project.  

Vocab Quiz List 1
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In-Class essay based on Friday's discussion and your research.

Indepedent Reading Assignment seciton analysis due.

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Vocab printout for List 2 due.

C 1-2 Great Expectations reading notes due.
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C 3-4 reading notes due.
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Vocab quiz on list 2
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Issue 2 reading notes due.
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MLK, JR. DAY
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Issue 3 reading notes due.

List 3 vocab printout due
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Issue 4 reading notes due.
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Issue 5 reading notes due.
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Issue 6 reading notes due.
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In-class essay prompt for Book 1.
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Vocab printout for List 4.

Issue 7 reading notes due.
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Issue 8 reading notes due.
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Issue 9 reading notes due
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vocab quiz
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FRIDAY
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Issue 10 reading notes due.
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Vocab printout for list 5 due.

Issue 11 reading notes due.
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Issue 12 reading notes due.

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In-class essay prompt on Book 2.
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Issue 13 reading notes due.
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Issue 14 reading notes due.
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Vocab printout for list 6 due.

Issue 15 reading notes due.
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Issue 16 reading notes due.

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Issue 17 reading notes due.
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Issue 18 reading notes due.

Vocab quiz
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FEB BREAK
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FEB BREAK
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Essay prep work due

Vocab quiz
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Thesis due for thesis workshop
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Great Expectations plan due. Include topic sentences and quotations in the plan
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In-class work with intro material to Unit 5
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In-class work with intro material to Unit 5
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Draft of Great Expectations Paper due in google docs
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Reading  & notes in any form that you think suits you well on "Who Killed the Iceman?" and "Skeletal Sculptures" in Unit 5 of textbook.
March-April
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TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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Final Great Expectations essay due.
Do upload to turnitin.com

"Lost Boys" with reading notes and handout due.
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List of education, career or hobby interest with 3 organizations you can research to solicit information due.

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Prewriting handout due
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Unit 5 practice assessment due. Complete on schoology. See sign-up codes above.

Draft of business letter due for peer edit. Bring hard copy.


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Unit 5 test
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Unit 5 test
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Final business letter due. Do submit to turnitin.com
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Romeo & Juliet permission slip due.

Reading Quiz on background readings on Shakespeare (pages 1022-1026 in the textbook).
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Schoology discussion on Big Ideas handout due. Post one comment and respond to another's.

Read R&J Prologue in class.
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EARLY DISMISSAL
PARENT CONF

Vocab Printout Act 1 due

Reading opening fight scene of R&J 1.1
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EARLY DISMISSAL
PARENT CONF

No A Period. F Period 65 minutes.

F Period finished Act 1, scene 1 in class today.
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EARLY DISMISSAL
PARENT CONF

No F Period. A Period 65 minutes.
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Act 1 vocab quiz

read through Act 1, scene 2 in class.
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In-class reading of 1.3 and some of 1.4
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Act 2 Vocab Printout due

Read through 1.4
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Mask due.  See attached handout if you were absent on Friday when it was handed out.MASK PROJECT.doc
Finished Act 1 in class today.
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u10_tragdy_romeo_one_rsy1.doc
Make sure your reading notes cover the information requested in questions 1-4 on page 1063.

Complete the handout (attached above) for Act 1 and be ablel to address the info requestion from question 5 on p 1063.
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Act 2 vocab quiz
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Act 3 vocab printout due
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Finished Act 2 in class. Almost finished Act 3.1--finishing last part is homework.
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Vocab Quiz on Act 3 words.

Notes on Act 2 due: plot chart, plus answers to questions 1-4 in textbook, plus notes from group work handout.

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