Mrs. Crawford

English 11 Honors

Marking Period 4: Class

Reading: Great Gatsby, Dead Poet’s Society, related articles

Essential Questions: How is the American Dream defined or restricted by class?

 

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Mon (3/4)

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Weds. (3/6)

Thurs. (3/7)

Fri. (3/8)

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

In-Class Essay (Testimony) 100 pts.

2

Gatsby History Research:

1922—Politics, Art, Music, Popculture, History

Essential Questions/Google Research

Read NY Times Article on class and American Dream

3

Gatsby Chapter 1: In Class Audio and Annotate

vocab site 1-8

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

4

ACT Critical Reading F

vocab site 1-8

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

 

4

Review Vocab 1-8

Vocab Projects Due-8'11' paper/ turn horizontally and divide in two/ vocab words at top (use a big enough font-50- to be seen) and pictures in middle

 

Go over Gatsby Harkness; Group Projects—Assign Groups and Chapters; Gatsby Essay

vocab site 1-8

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

 

 

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Mon. (3/11)

Tues. (3/12)

Weds. (3/13)

Thurs. (3/14)

Fri. (3/15)

11 Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Vocab quiz 1-8 (20 pts)

Gatsby Chapters 1

2

 Quiz Chapter 1

Reading Day

 

 Gatsby Chapters 2

3

Gatsby  Chapter 2: In Class Audio and Annotate

 

4

ACT Critical Reading F

Gatsby Chapters 3

5

 

Peer Review of Testimony Essays

 

 Rewrites due Monday

 

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Mon (3/18)

Tues. (3/19)

Weds. (3/20)

Thurs. (3/21)

Fri. (3/22)

11 Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Gatsby Quiz on 3

2

Peer Editing Day

Gatsby Chapters 4

3

Peer Editing Day

 

4

ACT Critical Reading F

vocab site 1-9

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

5

 

 

Ipads-Gatsby Game

vocab site 1-9

Testimony Rewrites Due

REWRITE instructions

 

 

 

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

 

 

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Mon. (4/1)

Tues. (4/2)

Weds. (4/3)

Thurs. (4/4)

Fri. (4/5)

11Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Gatsby  Chapter 5: In Class Audio and Annotate

Gatsby Chapter 5

2

Script Writing-Chapter 5

 

Prepare for Harkness (cite with criticism):

Prepare for Harkness (to receive full credit):

1. claim (eg: Tom objectifies Daisy and Myrtle uniquely, depending on thier class)

2. 2 quotes--analyzed and connected to claim

3. A JSTOR or other author's critique (excerpt) connected to your claim; reference idea by author (eg: Harold Bloom asserts...)

4. A question to the class related to your claim

(eg: Why did Tom take a mistress?)

 

3 Quiz on Chapter 5
Topic discussion/Reading
Review 1-5

4

Harkness on Quotes from 1-5 25 pts.

vocab site 1-9

 5

Harkness on Quotes from 1-5

25 pts

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

 

 

SECTION

Mon. (4/8)

Tues. (4/9)

Weds. (4/10)

Thurs. (4/11)

Fri. (4/12)

11 Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Review for quiz

 

2

Vocab quiz 1-9 (20 pts)

Gatsby Chapter 6

3

Reading Day/ Questions for 6-7

 

4

ACT Critical Reading F

Gatsby Chapter 7

5

 Reading Day

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION

Mon. (4/15)

Tues. (4/16)

Weds. (4/17)

Thurs. (4/18)

Fri. (4/19)

11 Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Quiz on Chapter 7

Group Day

 Gatsby Chapter 8

2

3,5 Summer Reading/1, 6 Senior Presentations

3

Reading/Quote Finding Day  Gatsby  Chapter 8

vocab site 1-10

4

Critical Reading F

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

5

Vocab Review/Peer Edit Mrs. Kravit

Review Vocab 1-10

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION

Mon. (4/22)

Tues. (4/23)

Weds. (4/24)

Thurs. (4/25)

Fri. (4/26)

11 Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Review Vocab/Gatsby Chapter 8-9 quiz

 

2

 Vocab Quiz 1-10

Gatsby Chapter 9/Finish the book; prepare for harkness
Harkness Notes--please read before harkness

Speak 4 times; identify question and evidence on ONE of the four essay topics

3

Gatsby Harkness (45 pts)

Finish the book; prepare forGatsby Harkness

4

Gatsby Harkness (45 pts)

 

5

Teacher Work Day/No School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION

Mon. (4/29)

Tues. (4/30)

Weds. (5/1)

Thurs. (5/2)

Fri. (5/3)

11Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Essay/Video Essay Planning

 Sign up for: date/scene or lesson by 4/29

2

Group Day Group Projects

3

Group Day Group Projects

 

4

Group Day Group Projects

vocab site 1-11

5

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

 

Vocab Review Group Projects

 

 

 

 

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Mon. (5/6)

Tues. (5/7)

Weds. (5/8)

Thurs. (5/9)

Fri. (5/10)

11Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Review Vocab/Review Gatsby Essay-due May 22nd

First Checkpoint due:  topics/12 color-coded quotes/working thesis

 

2

Vocab Quiz 1-11

3

Group Presentations

 

4

Group Presentations

 

5

 

 

Gatsby Essay--due May 22nd

 Second Check point due: Outline with thesis, three topic sentences, and four analyzed quotes for each topic sentence idea. Three cited quotes from outside sources.

 

 

 

 

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Mon. (5/13)

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Weds. (5/15)

Thurs. (5/16)

Fri. (5/17)

11Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Gatsby Essay--due May 22nd

 

 

2

Group Presentations

 

3

Group Presentations

 

4

Group Presentations

vocab site 1-12

5

Group Presentations

Third Check point due: Intro paragraph and first body paragraph (300 wds).

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

 

Vocab Review 1-12

 

 

 

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Mon. (5/20)

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Weds. (5/22)

Thurs. (5/23)

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11Honors

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LESSON

IN CLASS

HOMEWORK

1

Review Vocab

Final Check point due: Rough draft-intro, 3 body paragraphs, conclusion, (300 wds).

Final Exam Instructions

2

Last Vocab Quiz 1-12 (Summative) 20pts.

http://quizlet.com/16552808/lesson-1-6-vocab-flash-cards/

3

Exam Essay-Great Gatsby due post to turnitin.com

 

4

Work on college essays

 

Final College Essay due by May 31st (no more than 650 words).

 Work on college essay (assignment and rubric)

 

sample college essay

 

college essay checklist (complete and copy and paste onto word document WITH college essay) Due Friday, May 31st at the start of class.

 

essay hell-college essay blog and tips