Thursday, September 15, 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Objective:
- Introduce Lesson 1 Vocabulary
- Create google accounts
- Create quizlet accounts
- Create a new quizlet definition set

Agenda:
- Collect summer assignments
- Pronounce lesson 1 vocabulary
- Explain lesson 1 definitions and examples
- Fill out student info form
- Setup google accounts and reset passwords
- Setup quizlet accounts
- Join Mr. Chiang's Google Classroom
- Create definitions and work on HW

Homework:
- Complete lesson 1 quizlet definitions
- Complete lesson 1 exercises A-B
- Bring in school forms

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Objective:
- Introduce class expectations
- Introduce Lesson 1 Vocabulary

Agenda:
- Presentation on the class
- Pronounce lesson 1 vocabulary
- Explain lesson 1 definitions and examples

Homework:
- Bring in all supplies (notebook, binder, dividers)
- Bring in Freak the Mighty assignment and extra credit
- Bring in school forms

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Summer School: Day 17

Reading and Media:
- Read the poem by Horace, "Dulce et Decorum Est"
- Answer questions
- Watch the film, Restrepo
Answer questions

Presenting:
- Continue presenting song lyrics

Grammar and writing:
- Absolute phrases

Monday, July 25, 2016

Summer School: Day 16

Reading and Media:
- Read the poem by Horace, "Dulce et Decorum Est"
- Answer questions
- Watch the film, Restrepo
- Answer questions

Presenting:
- Continue presenting song lyrics

Friday, July 22, 2016

Summer School: Day 15

Listening and Responding:
- Listen to "What I did for Love"
- Respond to questions

Listening, Close Reading, and Presenting
- Present annotated lyrics

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Summer School: Day 14

Close Reading and Music:
- Read and listen to music from The Fugees
- Annotate lyrics to the songs
- Individual song lyrics annotation assignment
- Presentations

Writing and Grammar:
- Absolute Phrases

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Summer School: Day 13

Media and writing:
- Finish watching The Matrix
- Complete comparison chart between Plato's Cave, The Truman Show, and The Matrix

Grammar and Writing:
- Absolute phrases

Essay writing:
- Revise and complete final draft of your essay