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

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Summer School: Day 12

Grammar and Writing:
- Absolute Phrases in sentences

- Complete essay on Plato's Cave and Truman Show

- Watch The Matrix
- Compare and contrast The Matrix, The Truman Show, and Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"

Monday, July 18, 2016

Summer School: Day 11

Grammar and Writing:
- Delayed adverb

- Complete The Truman Show

- Respond to Plato's "Allegory of the Cave" and The Truman Show

Friday, July 15, 2016

Summer School: Day 10

Responding to Literature:
- Allegory of the Cave responses

- Watch The Truman Show

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Summer School: Day 9

Grammar and Writing:
- Opening adverb

Literature and Response:
- Read Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"
- Watch short youtube clip of "Allegory of the Cave"
- Answer questions

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Summer School: Day 8

Grammar and Writing:
- Complete Delayed Adjectives

Reading and Listening
- Finish article on Narcissism

- Begin Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Summer School: Day 7

- Complete Smart House

Writing and Grammar:
- Opening and delayed adjectives

Nonfiction reading and writing:
- Narcissism

Monday, July 11, 2016

Summer School: Day 6

Grammar and Writing:
- Opening Adjective

- Read "A Sound of Thunder"
- Written response to the short story

Nonfiction reading:
- Article summaries