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ENG III

10/26 - 10/30

 

English III

Monday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal  Read a teen’s true story about the negative effects of marijuana and respond.   Read a teen’s true story about the negative effects of steroids and respond.   Read a teen’s true story about the negative effects of ecstasy and respond.  Read a teen’s true story about the negative effects of cigarettes and respond.  FREE WRITE   
  D.O.L.Building English Skills: Avoiding Empty SentencesBuilding English Skills: Avoiding Overloaded SentencesBuilding English Skills: Avoiding WordinessBuilding English Skills: Avoiding Awkward BeginningsBuilding English Skills: Review: Effective Sentences
VocabReview Vocabulary WordsCopy Vocabulary WordsWrite your own sentence with all 10 vocabulary words.Vocabulary ReviewTest on vocabulary.
WritingWrite Body Paragraph/Peer-edit Body Paragraph 3Correct Teacher-edited Body Paragraph 3Write Body Paragraph/Peer-edit Body Paragraph 4Correct Teacher-edited Body Paragraph 4Write Body Paragraph/Peer-edit Body Paragraph 5
 10/19 - 10/23 

English III

Monday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal What is the worst punishment you have ever received – parents/teachers/the law? Did you deserve it? Did you learn a lesson?  One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Bob Marley
 Is this true? Give an example? 
What or who influences people to take drugs?    SUBSTITUTE: Watch movie version of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD FREE WRITE   
  D.O.L.Building English Skills: Adding Words and Groups of WordsBuilding English Skills: Adding Groups of Words used as NounsBuilding English Skills: Combining with Who, That, and WhichSUBSTITUTE: Watch movie version of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDBuilding English Skills: Combining to Show Relationships & Combining Ideas in Sentences
VocabReview Vocabulary WordsCopy Vocabulary WordsWrite your own sentence with all 10 vocabulary words.SUBSTITUTE: Watch movie version of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDTest on vocabulary.
Writing Instructions on Writing the Perfect ParagraphWrite Body Paragraph 1 & Peer EditCorrect Teacher Edited Body Paragraph 1SUBSTITUTE: Watch movie version of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRDWrite Body Paragraph 2 & Peer Edit

10/13 -10/16

 

English III

Monday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal People should…    5 sentencesI like/don’t like to be alone because…  5 sentencesIn your opinion, what should never be made fun of? 5 sentencesHave you ever challenged a rule? Why? Describe one instance.5 sentencesFREE WRITE    5 sentences
  D.O.L.Building English Skills: SuffixesBuilding English Skills: Latin RootsBuilding English Skills: Greek RootsBuilding English Skills: Review Vocabulary DevelopmentBuilding English Skills: Joining Sentences & Sentence Parts
VocabReview Vocabulary WordsCopy Vocabulary WordsWrite your own sentence with all 10 vocabulary words.Vocabulary Cross Word and Word Search Test on vocabulary.
Writing  

Research sources in Computer Lab

 *Get book sources (2)

Research sources in Computer Lab

 *Get book sources (2)
Works Cited Parenthetical Citations Writing the Perfect Paragraph instructions/ example
   10/5 - 10/9 

English III

Monday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal What has been the most difficult task you have had to complete in school? Why?   5 sentencesWhy do you think a good vocabulary is essential to being educated?   5 sentencesWhat does the expression “Count your chickens before they hatch” mean? Where have you heard this saying?5 sentencesWrite about the most inspiring person you know.   5 sentencesFREE WRITE       5 sentences
   D.O.L.NOTEBOOK TESTXXX9 wks Test
VocabReview/ Study Vocabulary 1& 2Review/ Study Vocabulary 3 & 4Review/ Study Vocabulary 5 & 6Review/ Study Vocabulary 7 & 89 wks Test
Literature

Read TKM 26 -28/ work on study guide

* vocabulary for S.G. IV *
Read TKM 29 - 31/ Finish Study GuideReview ALL Study GuidesStudy for 9 wks test9 wks Test
Writing   Research Paper Guidelines/ Picking a Topic Researching Potential Topics Finalize Topic/ Research Highlight valuable information/ Do works cited for sources CW/HW: Paraphrase valuable information/ Label quotable information
 9/28 - 10/2 

English III

Monday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal What does it mean when we say, “The grass is always greener on the other side?” Is this true? How? 5 sentencesWhat are some examples of prejudice that we still see today   5 sentencesWhat would you invent to make life better?    5 sentencesWhat four things are most important in your life?   5 sentencesFREE WRITE      5 sentences
  D.O.L.Building English Skills: Meaning from Context IBuilding English Skills: Meaning from Context IIBuilding English Skills: Inferring Word Meanings IBuilding English Skills: Inferring Word Meanings IIBuilding English Skills: Prefixes and Base Words
VocabReview Vocabulary WordsCopy Vocabulary WordsWrite your own sentence with all 10 vocabulary words.Vocabulary Cross Word and Word Search Test on vocabulary.
Literature

Read TKM 15  & 16/ work on study guide

* vocabulary for S.G. III *
Read TKM 17  & 18/ work on study guideRead TKM 19 & 20/ work on study guideRead TKM 21/ Finish study guideRead TKM 22 & 23
Writing   What is prejudice and why are people sometimes prejudice? Write about an instance of prejudice from TKM. Write about an issue or issues of prejudice in U.S. history. Write about an issue or issues of prejudice from the present. Why does prejudice still exist? How can we stop it from spreading?
   9/21 - 9/25

English III

Monday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal Would you rather be highly intelligent or wise?  5 sentencesDescribe your perfect vacation.    5 sentencesWhat is something you like about yourself?  5 sentencesWhat is something you dislike about yourself?  5 sentencesFREE WRITE     5 sentences
  D.O.L.Correcting Grammar/ Proofreading worksheetCorrecting Grammar/ Proofreading worksheetCorrecting Grammar/ Proofreading worksheet Correcting Grammar/ Proofreading worksheetFind all the mistakes! Correcting Grammar/ Proofreading Quiz
VocabReview Vocabulary WordsCopy Vocabulary WordsWrite your own sentence with all 10 vocabulary words.Vocabulary Cross Word and Word Search (for extra points on test)Test on vocabulary.
LiteratureTKM – read Chpt. 9& 10; work on study guideTKM – read Chpt. 11& 12; work on study guideComplete study guide and reviewTKM – new study guide & vocabulary; read Chpt. 13TKM – read Chpt. 14 & 15; work on study guide
Writing   

The Great Depression Interview Essay:

Peer edit complete paper
 Type and turn in for test grade. Explain how a mockingbird is a symbol for Tom Robinson. Explain why Atticus had to take Tom Robinson’s case. Is it because he is a mockingbird?  Have you encountered any mockingbirds in your lifetime? Was your response as compassionate as Atticus’? If not, would you change that?
      9/14 - 9/18

 

English IIIMonday   TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Journal What’s your best high school memory?    5 sentencesWhat’s your worst high school memory?    5 sentencesWhat does death teach us about life?    5 sentencesWhat have you done this week that you are proud of?   5 sentencesFREE WRITE      5 sentences
  D.O.L.Writing Complex Sentences ReviewWriting Complex Sentences Practice

Transforming Choppy Sentences into Complex Sentences

 
Make your own Complex Sentences (Topic given)Write a 5 sentence paragraph containing 3 complex sentences.
VocabReview Vocabulary WordsCopy Vocabulary WordsWrite your own sentence with all 10 vocabulary words.Make your own cartoon with the word. (Work in groups)Test on vocabulary.
LiteratureTKM – read Chpt. 3& 4; work on study guideTKM – read Chpt. 5& 6; work on study guideComplete study guide and reviewTKM – read Chpt. 7 & 8; vocabulary for study guideTKM – read Chpt. 9 & 10; work on study guide
Writing   The Great Depression Interview Essay The Great Depression Interview Essay The Great Depression Interview Essay The Great Depression Interview Essay   Type and turn in for test grade.
        
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