Attachments: 9H Overview 2014 w Matrix.doc 55K
 A Period Vocabulary.com Class to Join:  http://vocab.com/join/r49nxLlDF73

B Period Vocabulary.com Class to Join: http://vocab.com/join/2OFyK43JTkh

E Period Vocabulary.com Class to Join: http://vocab.com/join/EWnxRz6PGV4

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

Please note that homework is posted daily in class. Due to the necessity of adapting instruction to student needs and/or schedule changes, sometimes last minute changes to assignments occur that get posted here later. The chalkboard is always the most accurate source.

September-October

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TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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Reading notes for intro section for Unit 2 due. Remember two-column format and to include the examples.
Reading notes for "The Necklace" due.
For inference questions, include notes on your personal experience to show how you make the connection to infer.

Vocab Check on Unit 2 words.
Due: Read the Spending Spree materials on pages 237-238. Use notes to answer the three questions on 238.
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Reading notes for I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
due
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Reading notes for Rosa Parks selections due

Vocab Quiz on Unit 2 words

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NO SCHOOL
COLUMBUS DAY

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NO SCHOOL
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PSAT SCHEDULE

Independent reading notes for "Pancakes" and "Hamadi" due. Free format.
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Unit 3 Vocab check
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August-September

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
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FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
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Parent slip from course overview due.

Possible quiz on the course overview.

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One-pager on summer reading due. Assignment and reading list attached above.

Reading notes for pages 4-6 of the Intro Unit of your textbook are due today. Take notes in the 2-column format. Headings and other topics belong in the left column, and details about those headings and topics belong on the right. Consider bolded key terms as "headings" and their definitions as "details".

A PDF of the Intro section is included in the attachments above for those having difficulty accessing the textbook from home. Not all materials will be made available in this way--we are just working out some technical kinks.
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NO SCHOOL
LABOR DAY
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First vocab check for Unit 1 vocabulary.com.

E Period should bring in the completed notes in the two-column format for "Los ancianos" on page 6 of the textbook.
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Completed binders due.

Writing Process Reflection is due. Assignment is attached above. Complete as a google doc. We will work with this on your chromebooks in class.

Notes from pages 7-9 in the textbook should also be complete.
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Vocab quiz on Unit 1.

"Checkout" reading notes due. Two-column format.
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Unit 1 vocab check

Capitalization quiz #2


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OPEN HOUSE TONIGHT

"The Most Dangerous Game" reading notes due. You will have had some class time on Mon and Tues to work on this assignment. Some will be completed at home.
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Draft of Personal Narrative due in google docs

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vocab quiz on unit 1.  Will include extra credit option for memorization of prepositions.

"Gift of the Magi" reading notes due. Two column format following procedure we used for "TMDG" notes.
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Final Personal Narrative uploaded to turnitin.com before class begins.
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"Seabisquit" &  reading notes due.

vocab check on unit 2 due

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Synthesis chart based on "Seabiscuit" and "Horse of a Century" readings.
Use the Synthesis reading on p 138 to guide you in making a synthesis chart for "Seabiscuit" and the three short readings that follow. Recap "Seabiscuit" first.

This work is the basis of the work to help you with the Drawing Conclusions Paragraph due Friday
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vocab quiz on unit 2

Drawing Conclusions Paragraph due in Schoology before class today.

"Incident in a Rose Garden" covered in class today.
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Unit One Test.
Will be taken on-line. Chromebooks are essential.
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vocab check on unit 2 due

Unit One Test.
Will be taken on-line. Chromebooks are essential.
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Handout on "The Raven" and "Incident in a Rose Garden" due.

You may find it helpful to have watched the video of the reading of "The Raven" on Schoology.
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NO SCHOOL
ROSH HASHANAH
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vocab quiz on unit 2



        

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