Week At A Glance
English 9 Honors
Periods 1, 5 and 9


Use this outline to help you plan your week and when absent from class.  You can download selected classroom handouts here as well.  Education is a dynamic process; therefore, check the last modified date frequently to determine the accuracy of the information.

**CURRENT TOPIC: RAINER MARIA RILKE'S "LETTER ONE" OF LETTERS TO A YOUNG POET"**
Created by L. Lopez
last modified 12/10/1
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WEEK OF:
  Quarter 1 Quarter 2 Quarter 3 Quarter 4
Week 1 9/6/17 - 9/8/17
11/13/17 - 11/17/17
1/29/18 - 2/2/18
4/17/18 - 4/21/18
Week 2 9/11/17 - 9/15/17
11/20/17 - 11/24/17
2/5/18 - 2/9/18
4/24/18 - 4/28/18
Week 3 9/18/17 - 9/22/17
11/27/17 - 12/1/17
2/12/18 - 2/16/18
5/1/18 - 5/5/18
Week 4 9/25/17 - 9/29/17
12/4/17 - 12/8/17
Mid-Winter Recess
5/8/18 - 5/12/18
Week 5 10/2/17 - 10/6/17 12/11/17 - 12/15/17 2/26/18 - 3/2/18 5/15/18 - 5/19/18
Week 6 10/9/17 - 10/13/17
12/18/17 - 12/22/17
3/5/18 - 3/9/18
5/22/18 - 5/26/18
Week 7 10/16/17 - 10/20/17
1/2/18 - 1/5/18
3/12/18 - 3/16/18
5/29/18 - 6/2/18
Week 8 10/23/17 - 10/27/17
1/8/18 - 1/12/18
3/19/18 - 3/23/18
6/5/18 - 6/9/18
Week 9 10/30/17 - 11/3/17
1/15/18 - 1/19/18
3/26/18 - 3/30/18
6/11/18
Week 10 11/6/17 - 11/10/17
1/22/18 - 1/26/18
Shortened Quarter
Exam Week


Week of 9/6/17 - 9/8/17 click here to return to date chart

Wednesday, 9/6
DUE: SUMMER ASSIGNMENT: ALLUSIONS, HUMOR & GIVEN VOCABULARY
Brainstorm Strategies for Success on Vocabulary Quiz
Review Class Policies & Procedures
Thursday, 9/7
DUE: SUMMER ASSIGNMENT: 10 VOC. CONTEXT CLUES
Complete Review of Class Policies & Procedures
Distribute & Review Requirements for Pygmalion Allusions Analysis

Friday, 9/8
PYGMALION VOCABULARY QUIZ
Work Independently on Allusions Assignment or Intro. Activity


Week of 9/11/17 - 9/15/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 9/11
DUE: POLICIES SIGN OFF
View Mock Trial Video
Return & Review Vocabulary Quiz, Given Vocab. & Allusions Definitions
Distribute & Review Requirements for "Where I'm From" Introduction Activity
Discuss Techniques for Productive Class Discussion
Groups Identify & Analyze Characters' Positive & Negative Traits

Tuesday, 9/12
DUE: PYGMALION ALLUSIONS ANALYSIS
Discuss Techniques for Productive Class Discussion
Groups Identify & Analyze Characters' Positive & Negative Traits

Wednesday, 9/13
Complete Analysis of Characters
Evaluate the Requirements of a Quick Write Paragraph Response
Thursday, 9/14
Analyze the Use of Humor to Assert Central Ideas in Pygmalion

Friday, 9/15
Shortened Periods - Pep Rally
DUE: "WHERE I'M FROM" INTRO. ACTIVITY and
PYGMALION CHARACTER QUICK WRITE
Analyze the Use of Humor to Assert Central Ideas in Pygmalion

Week of 9/18/17 - 9/22/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 9/18
Analyze the Use of Humor to Develop Central Ideas in the Satire Pygmalion

Tuesday, 9/19
Analyze the Location, Purpose and Relationships
Between Parts of an Essay

Wednesday, 9/20
Analyze the Location, Purpose and Relationships
Between Parts of an Essay

Thursday, 9/21 - Friday, 9/22
SCHOOL CLOSED - ROSH HASHANAH


Week of 9/25/17 - 9/29/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 9/25
DUE: PYGMALION HUMOR QUICK WRITE
*ESSAY PARTS QUIZ*

Tuesday, 9/26
DUE: READ THURBER'S SATIRES & COMPLETE QUESTIONS
Analyze the Use of Humor to Develop Serious Central Ideas in Thurber's Satires

Wednesday, 9/27
Analyze the Use of Humor to Develop Serious Central Ideas in Thurber's Satires
Brainstorm Sophisticated Language and Outline Essay

Thursday, 9/28
DUE: READ QUOTATION RULES
Evaluate the Conveniences & Challenges to Various Patterns of Organization
Select Quotes and Apply Quotation Rules
Meet the Teacher Night - 6:30 PM

Friday, 9/29
Outline Essay


Week of 10/2/17 - 10/6/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 10/2
DUE: PARALLELISM EXERCISES
Analyze the Simple Steps for Parallelism
Review Paralellism Rules Using Practice Exercises

Tuesday, 10/3
DUE: SATIRES ESSAY
Review Parallelism Rules Using Practice Exercises

Wednesday, 10/4
Review Parallelism Rules Using Practice Exercises
Thursday, 10/5
Review Parallelism Rules Using Practice Exercises

Friday, 10/6
Review Parallelism Rules Using Practice Exercises


End of Five Week Marking Period

Week of 10/9/17 - 10/13/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 10/9
SCHOOL CLOSED - COLUMBUS DAY

Tuesday, 10/10
LIBRARY ORIENTATION

Wednesday, 10/11
Review Parallelism Rules & Steps Using Practice Exercises
Compare MacLeish's Diction with Our Own Brainstormed Lists
Thursday, 10/12
Compare MacLeish's Diction with Our Own Brainstormed Lists

Friday, 10/13
*PARALLELISM QUIZ*


Week of 10/16/17 - 10/20/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 10/16
DUE: "RIDERS" QUESTIONS
Determine Central Ideas in "Riders"
Analyze the Use of Patterns of Organization to Develop Central Ideas in "Riders"

Tuesday, 10/17
DUE: "RIDERS" PARALLELISM CHART
Analyze the Use of Patterns of Organization to Develop Central Ideas in "Riders"

Wednesday, 10/18
Determine the Central Idea of "Riders"
Analyze the Use of Parallelism to Develop Central Ideas in "Riders"

Thursday, 10/19
Analyze the Use of Writing Strategies to Develop Central Ideas in "Riders"

Friday, 10/20
Analyze the Use of Contrasting Juxtaposition to Develop Central Ideas in "Riders"

Week of 10/23/17 - 10/27/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 10/23
Analyze the Use of Contrasting Juxtaposition, Repetition & Diction to Develop Central Ideas
Analyze the Requirements of A WS Quick Write Response

Tuesday, 10/24
DUE: "RIDERS" WS QUICK WRITE #1
Analyze the Use of Alliteration, Assonance & Figurative Language to Develop the Central Idea in "Riders"

Wednesday, 10/25
DUE: "RIDERS" QUICK WRITE #2
Distribute "St. Lucy's" and Analyze the Structure and Impact of Diction on Mood

Thursday, 10/26
DUE AT END OF PERIOD:
Complete "Riders" Writing Strategy Text Analysis Paragraph

Friday, 10/27
DUE: READ "ST. LUCY'S HOME FOR GIRLS RAISED BY WOLVES"
Compare and Contrast the Epigraph and Narrative in Stage 1


Week of 10/30/17 - 11/3/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 10/30
DUE: "RIDERS" WS QUICK WRITE #2 (PERIOD 1 ONLY)
Compare & Contrast the Theses, Structure & Language
in "Riders" and "No Frames"

Tuesday, 10/31
Begin Reading "St. Lucy's" & Completing TDQs
Analyze the Structure, Conflicts & Diction in Stage 1

Wednesday, 11/1
Analyze the Structure, Conflicts & Diction in Stage 1
Compare & Contrast the Epigraph & Narrative in Stage 1

Thursday, 11/2
DUE: COMPLETE READING "ST. LUCY'S" and
COMPLETE STAGE 1 QUICK WRITE
Compare & Contrast the Epigraph & Narrative in Stages 1 & 2

Friday, 11/3
DUE: "ST. LUCY'S" STAGE 2 TDQs
Compare & Contrast the Epigraph & Narrative
Review Requirements of Stage 2 Quick Write & Paraphrasing
Compare and Contrast Mirabella & Jeanette


Week of 11/6/17 - 11/10/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 11/6
Compare & Contrast Mirabella & Jeanette
Compare & Contrast the Epigraph & Narrative in Stage 2

Tuesday, 11/7
SCHOOL CLOSED - ELECTION DAY /
SUPERINTENDENT'S CONFERENCE DAY

Wednesday, 11/8
DUE: STAGE 2 QUICK WRITE and STAGE 3 TDQs
Review Stage 3 TDQs and Compare & Contrast the Stage 3 Narrative & Epigraph

Thursday, 11/9
Compare & Contrast the Epigraph & Narrative in Stage 3
Analyze Jeanette's Progress & Mirabella's Struggles in Stage 3
Friday, 11/10
SCHOOL CLOSED - VETERANS DAY


End of First Quarter Marking Period

Week of 11/13/17 - 11/17/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 11/13
Return Satire Essays
Analyze the Requirements of the MidUnit Assessment
Analyze & Synthesize Examples of Jeanette's Progress & Mirabella's Struggles in Stages 1-3

Tuesday, 11/14
DUE: STAGE 4 CHART - 1 RESPONSE
Analyze and Synthesize Examples of Jeanette's Progress & Mirabella's Struggles in Stages 1-3

Wednesday, 11/15
Happy Birthday to Me
Analyze & Synthesize Examples of Jeanette's Progress & Mirabella's Struggles in Stages 1-3

Thursday, 11/16
Analyze & Synthesize Examples of Jeantee's Progress & Mirabella's Struggles in Stages 1-3
Outline Essay, Write BG Statement

Friday, 11/17
Outline Essay, Write Introduction, Topic & Summarizing Sentences
Identify Challenges with Language Use & Tone


Week of 11/20/17 - 11/24/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 11/20
DUE: "ST. LUCY'S" MIDUNIT ASSESSMENT ESSAY
Groups Begin Stage 4 Scavenger Hunt to Analyze the Dance

Tuesday, 11/21
Groups Complete Stage 4 Scavenger Hunt to Analyze the Dance
Individually Select Evidence for Stage 4 Quick Write
Analyze Claudette's Struggles with Bilinguality in Stage 5

Wednesday 11/22
DUE: STAGE 4 QUICK WRITE & TRY STAGE 5 QUESTIONS
Analyze Claudette's Struggles with Bilinguality in Stage 5

Thursday, 11/23 - Friday, 11/24
SCHOOL CLOSED - THANKSGIVING RECESS

Week of 11/27/17 - 12/1/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 11/27
Complete Annotation of Stage 5

Tuesday, 11/28
Analyze Sentence Coordination Rules
Practice Coordinating Simple Sentences into Compound & Complex Sentences

Wednesday, 11/29
DUE: STAGE 5 QUICK WRITE
Return MidUnit Assessment & Review Requirements of Reflection Journal
Analyze the Requirements of the Final Assessment Essay
Select & Organize Evidence

Thursday, 11/30
DUE: SENTENCE COORDINATION PRACTICE
Select & Organize Evidence for the Final Assessment Essay

Friday, 12/1
Select & Organize Evidence for Final Assessment Essay


Week of 12/4/17 - 12/8/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 12/4
SENTENCE COORDINATION QUIZ

Tuesday, 12/5
"ST. LUCY'S" VOCABULARY QUIZ

Wednesday, 12/6
Analyze Requirements for Writing Reflection Journal
Plan Final Assessment Essay

Thursday, 12/7
Plan Final Assessment Essay

Friday, 12/8
DUE: MID-UNIT ESSAY WRITING REFLECTION JOURNAL
Plan Final Assessment Essay


Week of 12/11/17 - 12/15/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 12/11
3 FACTS ABOUT RILKE
Write and Edit Final Assessment Essay
Share Facts About Rilke

Tuesday, 12/12
DUE: "ST. LUCY'S" FINAL ASSESSMENT ESSAY
Begin Lesson 1 Questions
ANalyze the Impact of Diction on the Developemnt of Central Ideas

Wednesday, 12/13
Begin Lesson 1 Questions
Analyze the Impact of Diction on Development of Central Ideas

Thursday, 12/14
Continue Lesson 1 Questions
Analyze the Impact of Diction on the Development of Central Ideas

Friday, 12/15
DUE: LETTERS LESSON 1 QUICK WRITE


End of Five Week Marking Period

Week of 12/18/17 - 12/22/17 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 12/18
DUE: TRY LETTERS  LESSON 2 QUESTIONS

Tuesday, 12/19
HS Winter Concert


Wednesday, 12/20
HS Winter Concert


Thursday, 12/21


Friday, 12/22



Monday, 12/25/17 - Monday, 1/1/18
SCHOOL CLOSED - WINTER RECESS

Week of 1/2/18 - 1/5/18 click here to return to date chart

Tuesday, 1/2


Wednesday, 1/3


Thursday, 1/4
HS Curriculum Fair 7 PM


Friday, 1/5



Week of 1/8/18 - 1/12/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 1/8


Tuesday, 1/9


Wednesday, 1/10


Thursday, 1/11


Friday, 1/12



Week of 1/15/18 - 1/19/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 1/15
SCHOOL CLOSED - MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY
Tuesday, 1/16


Wednesday, 1/17
 

Thursday, 1/18


Friday, 1/19



Week of 1/22/18 - 1/26/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 1/22
Midterm Exams-No Classes

Tuesday, 1/23
Midterm Exams-No Classes
Wednesday, 1/24
Midterm Exams-No Classes
Thursday, 1/25
Midterm Exams-No Classes
Friday, 1/26


End of Second Quarter Marking Period

Week of 1/29/18 - 2/2/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 1/29


Tuesday, 1/30


Wednesday, 1/31
 

Thursday, 2/1


Friday, 2/2



Week of 2/5/18 - 2/9/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 2/5


Tuesday, 2/6


Wednesday, 2/7


Thursday, 2/8


Friday, 2/9



Week of 2/12/18 - 2/16/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 2/12


Tuesday, 2/13


Wednesday, 2/14


Thursday, 2/15


Friday, 2/16



Monday, 2/19/18 - Friday, 2/23/18
SCHOOL CLOSED - MID-WINTER RECESS

Week of 2/26/18 - 3/2/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 2/26


Tuesday, 2/27


Wednesday, 2/28


Thursday, 3/1


Friday, 3/2



End of Five Week Marking Period

Week of 3/5/18 - 3/9/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 3/5


Tuesday, 3/6


Wednesday, 3/7


Thursday, 3/8


Friday, 3/9



Week of 3/12/18 - 3/16/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 3/12


Tuesday, 3/13


Wednesday, 3/14


Thursday, 3/15


Friday, 3/16



Week of 3/19/18 - 3/23/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 3/19


Tuesday, 3/20


Wednesday, 3/21


Thursday, 3/22


Friday, 3/23
HS Musical 7:00 PM



Week of 3/26/18 - 3/30/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 3/26


Tuesday, 3/27


Wednesday, 3/28


Thursday, 3/29



End of Third Quarter Marking Period

Friday, 3/30/18 - Friday, 4/6/18
SCHOOL CLOSED - SPRING RECESS

Week of 4/9/18 - 4/13/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 4/9


Tuesday, 4/10


Wednesday, 4/11


Thursday, 4/12


Friday, 4/13
 


Week of 4/16/18 - 4/20/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 4/16


Tuesday, 4/17


Wednesday, 4/18


Thursday, 4/19


Friday, 4/20



Week of 4/23/18 - 4/27/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 4/23


Tuesday, 4/24

Wednesday, 4/25
 

Thursday, 4/26


Friday, 4/27



Week of 4/30/18 - 5/4/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 4/30


Tuesday, 5/1

Wednesday, 5/2

Thursday, 5/3


Friday, 5/4



Week of 5/7/18 - 5/11/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 5/7


Tuesday, 5/8


Wednesday, 5/9


Thursday, 5/10


Friday, 5/11



End of Five Week Marking Period

Week of 5/14/18 - 5/18/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 5/14


Tuesday, 5/15


Wednesday, 5/16


Thursday, 5/17


Friday, 5/18


Week of 5/21/18 - 5/25/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 5/21


Tuesday, 5/22



Wednesday, 5/23


Thursday, 5/24


Friday, 5/25
Contingent Snow Day #2



Week of 5/28/18 - 6/1/18 click here to return to date chart

Monday, 5/28
SCHOOL CLOSED - MEMORIAL DAY

Tuesday, 5/29
If One Snow Day Is Used, Schools Are Open


Wednesday, 5/30


Thursday, 5/31


Friday, 6/1



Week of 6/4/18 - 6/8/18 click here to return to date chart
Monday, 6/4


Tuesday, 6/5


Wednesday, 6/6


Thursday, 6/7


Friday, 6/8



Week of 6/11/18 - 6/15/18 click here to return to date chart
Monday, 6/11
Last Day of Regular Classes


Remember to get your materials and complete
your summer reading assignments based on next year's placement.

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