Week of October 16

Hope everyone had an enjoyable Fall Break! Just a few weeks left until the end of the trimester. Here’s what’s up for this week:

The regular English classes will begin reading William Golding’s Lord of the Flies this week.

General School Announcements:

  • There will be English ESS Wednesday morning before school.

In Pre-AP English This Week:

  • Monday – Bell ringer, read p. 1387-1390 in anthology; grammar mini lesson (independent vs. dependent)
  • Tuesday – Bell ringer; read “The First Year of My Life”; grammar mini lesson (clauses)
  • Wednesday – Bell ringer; read Henry V excerpt; grammar mini lesson (clauses)
  • Thursday – Bell ringer; Plot test #3, grammar #3 study guide **Time in class to discuss essay rough drafts that are due next week **
  • Friday – Vocabulary quiz, read poetry in anthology, essay rough drafting

This week’s vocabulary: https://quizlet.com/234098012/2017-pre-ap-vocabulary-9-flash-cards/

This week in regular English:

  • Monday – bell ringer. Introduce Lord of the Flies; begin reading Chapter 1
  • Tuesday – bell ringer. Finish LOTF Chapter 1 and answer discussion questions
  • Wednesday – bell ringer. Continue reading LOTF (Chapter 2)
  • Thursday – bell ringer. Continue reading LOTF (Chapter 3)
  • Friday – study time, vocabulary quiz. Read and discuss chapter 4 of LOTF

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