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    Homework Assignments:
    Week 39:
    Monday, 6/5: work on Identity Portfolio
    Tuesday, 6/6: work on Identity Portfolio
    Wednesday, 6/7: EXAMS (Identity Portfolios DUE TODAY!)
    Week 38:
    Monday, 5/29: NO SCHOOL
    Tuesday, 5/30: A Period: Section C of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / work on Identity Portfolio
    Wednesday, 5/31: B Period: Section C of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / work on Identity Portfolio
    Thursday, 6/1: work on Identity Portfolio
    Friday, 6/2: work on Identity Portfolio (due 6/7)
    Week 37:
    Monday, 5/22: "Our Deepest Fear" poem / work on Section B of THOMS
    Tuesday, 5/23: A Period: Section B of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / discuss Digital Storytelling Project
    Wednesday, 5/24: B Period: Section B of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / discuss Digital Storytelling Project
    Thursday, 5/25: Reflection on Sections A & B of THOMS
    Friday, 5/26: Final Exam Review (Identity Portfolio = due Wednesday, 6/7) / work on Section C of THOMS
    Week 36:
    Monday, 5/15:
    Tuesday, 5/16: A Period: Section A of THOMS due today (Reading QUIZ) / Final Draft of "Where I'm From" poems due Thursday, 5/18
    Wednesday, 5/17: B Period: Section A of THOMS due today (Reading QUIZ) / Peer-edit "Where I'm From" poems (Final Draft due Friday, 5/19)
    Thursday, 5/18: A Period: poems due today (SHARE!) / B Period: poems due tomorrow, 5/19
    Friday, 5/19: B Period: poems due today (SHARE!) / work on Section B of THOMS
    Week 33:
    Monday, 4/24: VOCAB QUIZ / Lit Circle Meeting
    Tuesday, 4/25: A Period: discuss Final Project for Lit Circle Novels
    Wednesday, 4/26: B Period: discuss Final Project for Lit Circle Novels
    Thursday, 4/27: Lit Circle Meeting
    Friday, 4/28: Lit Circle Meeting
    Week 32:
    Monday, 4/17: Lit Circle Meeting #3
    Tuesday, 4/18: CAPT Day
    Wednesday, 4/19: B Period: Lit Circle Meeting / Vocab Unit 10, all exercises (QUIZ on Monday, 4/24)
    Thursday, 4/20: Lit Circle Meeting #4 / A Period: Vocab Unit 10, all exercises (QUIZ on Monday, 4/24)
    Friday, 4/21: Lit Circle Meeting #5 / study for Monday's Vocab Quiz
    Week 31:
    Monday, 4/3: Literature Circle Overview - select books and create reading schedule
    Tuesday, 4/4: A Period: work on Lit Circle assignments
    Wednesday, 4/5: B Period: work on Lit Circle assignments
    Thursday, 4/6: Lit Circle Meeting #1
    Friday, 4/7: Lit Circle Meeting #2 (Enjoy your April break! The only homework you have is whatever you designated as your reading from your lit circle novels, due Monday, 4/17.)
    Week 30:
    Monday, 3/27: Hamlet Recitations DUE TODAY / Vocab Unit 9, all exercises except "Writing" (QUIZ on Friday, 3/31)
    Tuesday, 3/28: A Period: finish film of Hamlet / review vocab
    Wednesday, 3/29: B Period: finish film of Hamlet / review vocab
    Thursday, 3/30: study for tomorrow's Vocab Quiz
    Friday, 3/31: VOCAB QUIZ
    Week 29:
    Monday, 3/20: work on Passage Analysis for Hamlet (due Thursday, 3/23)
    Tuesday, 3/21: A Period: finish reading Hamlet (Act V, scenes 1 & 2) / RRJ / Passage Analysis due Thursday
    Wednesday, 3/22: B Period: finish reading Hamlet (Act V, scenes 1 & 2) / RRJ / Passage Analysis due tomorrow
    Thursday, 3/23: Passage Analysis of Hamlet DUE TODAY (upload to turnitin.com)
    Friday, 3/24: complete Hamlet Study Guide & RRJ (turn in on Monday) / Hamlet Recitations due Monday, 3/27
    Week 28:
    Monday, 3/13: read Act IV, scenes iv & v of Hamlet / RRJ
    Tuesday, 3/14:
    Wednesday, 3/15: read Act IV, scenes vi & vii of Hamlet / RRJ / select passage from Hamlet for analysis & recitation
    Thursday, 3/16: work on annotating passage from Hamlet
    Friday, 3/17: cont. film of Hamlet
    Week 27:
    Monday, 3/6: VOCAB QUIZ / film through scene iii of Hamlet
    Tuesday, 3/7: A Period: read Act III, scene iv of Hamlet / RRJ
    Wednesday, 3/8: B Period: read Act III, scene iv of Hamlet / RRJ
    Thursday, 3/9: share RRJ / film through Act III
    Friday, 3/10: begin selecting passage for recitation
    Week 26:
    Monday, 2/27: film through Act II of Hamlet
    Tuesday, 2/28: A Period: read Act III, scene i of Hamlet / RRJ / Vocab Unit 8, all exercises (QUIZ on Monday, 3/6)
    Wednesday, 3/1: B Period: read Act III, scene i of Hamlet / RRJ / Vocab Unit 8, all exercises (QUIZ on Monday, 3/6)
    Thursday, 3/2: review vocab / read Act III, scene ii of Hamlet / RRJ
    Friday 3/3: read Act III, scenes iii & iv of Hamlet / RRJ / study for Monday's VOCAB QUIZ
    Week 25:
    Monday, 2/20: NO SCHOOL
    Tuesday, 2/21: NO SCHOOL
    Wednesday, 2/22: cont. film through Act I of Hamlet / review Act I questions
    Thursday, 2/23: begin Act II of Hamlet / RRJ
    Friday, 2/24: finish Act II of Hamlet / RRJ
    Week 24:
    Monday, 2/13: background for Hamlet / study for Vocab QUIZ
    Tuesday, 2/14: A Period: VOCAB QUIZ / cont. reading from Hamlet / work on Reader Response Journal and Reading Guide
    Wednesday, 2/15: B Period: VOCAB QUIZ / begin reading from Hamlet / work on Reader Response Journal and Reading Guide
    Thursday, 2/16: cont. reading from Hamlet
    Friday, 2/17: begin film of Hamlet / Questions for Act I
    Week 23:
    Monday, 2/6: QUIZ on Acts IV & V of Macbeth /
    Tuesday, 2/7: A Period: work on Final Project for Macbeth / Vocab Unit 7
    Wednesday, 2/8: B Period: work on Final Project for Macbeth / Vocab Unit 7
    Thursday, 2/9:
    Friday, 2/10: FINAL PROJECTS due today (Gallery Walk) / study for Vocab QUIZ (A Period = 2/14, B Period = 2/15)
    Week 22:
    Monday, 1/30: read Act V, scenes 1-5 of Macbeth with Reading Guide / Act-by-Act Journals due Friday, 2/3
    Tuesday, 1/31: A Period: finish reading Macbeth / finish film
    Wednesday, 2/1: B Period: finish reading Macbeth / finish film
    Thursday, 2/2: film clips from earlier version of Macbeth / Act-by-Act Journals due tomorrow, 2/3
    Friday, 2/3: Reading Journal for Macbeth DUE TODAY! / Jimmy Neutron's "Out, Darned Spotlight" / QUIZ on Acts IV & V of Macbeth on Monday, 2/6
    Week 21:
    Monday, 1/23: Exam Review & Junior Portfolio Reflection
    Tuesday, 1/24: A Period: finish Act III of Macbeth / QUIZ on Acts II & III on Thursday, 1/26
    Wednesday, 1/25: B Period: finish Act III of Macbeth / QUIZ on Acts II & III on Thursday, 1/26
    Thursday, 1/26: Scene Presentations / QUIZ on Acts II & III of Macbeth
    Friday, 1/27: begin Act IV of Macbeth with Reading Guide
    Week 20:
    Monday, 1/16: NO SCHOOL
    Tuesday, 1/17: EXAMS G & F
    Wednesday, 1/18: EXAMS E & D
    Thursday, 1/19: EXAMS C & B
    Friday, 1/20: EXAMS A & make-up
    Week 19:
    Monday, 1/9: review vocab (Quiz on Friday, 1/13) / scene presentations for Macbeth / cont. film of Macbeth
    Tuesday, 1/10: A Period: Vocab Review for midterm exam / read Act III, scene i of Macbeth with Reading Guide
    Wednesday, 1/11: B Period: Vocab Review for midterm exam / read Act III, scene i of Macbeth with Reading Guide
    Thursday, 1/12: cont. reading Act III of Macbeth with Reading Guide / study for tomorrow's Vocab Quiz
    Friday, 1/13: VOCAB QUIZ / review for Midterm Exam
    Week 18:
    Monday, 1/2: NO SCHOOL
    Tuesday, 1/3: A Period: begin Act II of Macbeth with Reading Guide
    Wednesday, 1/4: B Period: begin Act II of Macbeth with Reading Guide
    Thursday, 1/5: Scene Presentations / begin film of Macbeth
    Friday, 1/6: Vocab Unit 6, all exercises (QUIZ on Friday, 1/13) / finish Act II of Macbeth with Reading Guide
    Week 17:
    Monday, 12/19: finish presenting AMND projects
    Tuesday, 12/20: A Period: finish Act I of Macbeth with Reading Guide (scene presentations due Thursday) / QUIZ on Act I on Friday
    Wednesday, 12/21: B Period: finish Act I of Macbeth with Reading Guide (scene presentations due Thursday) / QUIZ on Act I on Friday
    Thursday, 12/22: work on Reading Guide for Act I of Macbeth / begin film
    Friday, 12/23: QUIZ on Act I of Macbeth / No Homework (Enjoy the Holiday Break!)
    Week 16:
    Monday, 12/12: work on Final Project for A Midsummer Night's Dream (due Friday, 12/16)
    Tuesday, 12/13: A Period: respond to Shakespeare prompt / background for Shakespeare's Macbeth
    Wednesday, 12/14: B Period: respond to Shakespeare prompt / background for Shakespeare's Macbeth
    Thursday, 12/15: begin reading from Macbeth (sign up for scene presentations) / AMND Projects DUE TOMORROW
    Friday, 12/16: PROJECTS DUE TODAY! (Present)
    Week 15:
    Monday, 12/5: finish text & film of A Midsummer Night's Dream / Comedy Posters for AMND / review vocab (QUIZ on Thursday, 12/8)
    Tuesday, 12/6: A Period: finish & present Comedy Posters / discuss Final Project for A Midsummer Night's Dream (due Friday, 12/16) / study for Thursday's VOCAB QUIZ
    Wednesday, 12/7: B Period: Comedy Posters for A Midsummer Night's Dream / discuss Final Project for A Midsummer Night's Dream (due Friday, 12/16) / study for tomorrow's VOCAB QUIZ
    Thursday, 12/8: VOCAB QUIZ / work on Final Project
    Friday, 12/9: work on Final Project
    Week 14:
    Monday, 11/28: finish Act III of AMND / cont. Study Guide & Vocab Chart
    Tuesday, 11/29: A Period: Act IV of AMND / film through Act IV / Study Guide & Vocab Chart for Act IV
    Wednesday, 11/30: B Period: Character Study for AMND / finish Act III of AMND
    Thursday, 12/1: Vocab Unit 5, all exercises (QUIZ on Tues. for A Period & Wed. for B Period)
    Friday, 12/2: Act V of AMND / cont. Study Guide & Vocab Chart / study for vocab quiz
    Week 13:
    Monday, 11/21: begin Act III of A Midsummer Night's Dream / cont. Study Guide & Vocab Chart
    Tuesday, 11/22: A Period: Character Study for AMND
    Wednesday, 11/23-Friday, 11/25: NO SCHOOL (Happy Thanksgiving!)
    Week 12:
    Monday, 11/14: finish Act I of A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Tuesday, 11/15: A Period: AMND Reading Packet & Vocab Chart for Act I / begin film of AMND
    Wednesday, 11/16: B Period: AMND Reading Packet & Vocab Chart for Act I / begin film of AMND
    Thursday, 11/17: Act II, scene 1 of AMND
    Friday, 11/18: Act II, scene 2 of AMND
    Week 11:
    Monday, 11/7: Review Vocab (Quiz on Thursday, 11/10) / Shakespeare WebQuest
    Tuesday, 11/8: A Period: Elizabethan Diary assignment
    Wednesday, 11/9: B Period: Elizabethan Diary assignment
    Thursday, 11/10: VOCAB QUIZ / "Shakespeare is Everywhere" TedTalk
    Friday, 11/11: background on A Midsummer Night's Dream / begin Act I with Study Guide & Vocab Chart
    Week 10:
    Monday, 10/31: Review analysis of speech / Rhetoric in Media Presentation (be ready to share out your text/slide next class)
    Tuesday, 11/1: A Period: share out Rhetoric in Media Presentation / Rhetorical Analysis of poem
    Wednesday, 11/2: B Period: share out Rhetoric in Media Presentation / Rhetorical Analysis of "The Centaur"
    Thursday, 11/3: cont. Rhetorical Analysis of "The Centaur"
    Friday, 11/4: cont. Rhetorical Analysis of "The Centaur" / Vocab Unit 4, all exercises (QUIZ on Thursday, 11/10)
    Week 9:
    Monday, 10/24: share out Chapter Analysis of How to Read Literature Like a Professor / read "Story of an Hour"
    Tuesday, 10/25: A Period: read and analyze Shirley Jackson's "The Possibility of Evil"
    Wednesday, 10/26: B Period: read and analyze Shirley Jackson's "The Possibility of Evil"
    Thursday, 10/27: Rhetoric Presentation
    Friday, 10/28: Rhetorical Analysis of NH speech (complete and share via Google docs)
    Week 8:
    Monday, 10/17: PSAT Practice
    Tuesday, 10/18: A Period: PSAT Practice (study for Thursday's VOCAB QUIZ)
    Wednesday, 10/19: PSAT DAY (No class) / study for tomorrow's VOCAB QUIZ
    Thursday, 10/20: VOCAB QUIZ
    Friday, 10/21: review PSAT results / Chapter Analysis for Foster's How to Read Literature Like a Professor (shared Google doc)
    Week 7:
    Monday, 10/10: NO SCHOOL
    Tuesday, 10/11: A Period: work on Antigone skits & apologia (DUE THURSDAY, 10/13)
    Wednesday, 10/12: B Period: work on Antigone skits & apologia (DUE THURSDAY, 10/13)
    Thursday, 10/13: Present Antigone Skits
    Friday, 10/14: Antigone survey (shared via email) / Vocab Unit 3, all exercises EXCEPT "Writing," page 38 (QUIZ on Thursday, 10/20)
    Week 6:
    Monday, 10/3: review Ode 2, Scene 3 & Ode 3 of Antigone / read Scene 4 & Ode 4 of Antigone with Study Guide and Vocab Chart / Vocab Unit, 2, all exercises (QUIZ on Friday, 10/7)
    Tuesday, 10/4: A Period: finish reading Antigone / Big Ideas Chart
    Wednesday, 10/5: B Period: finish reading Antigone / Big Ideas Chart
    Thursday, 10/6: discuss skits & apologia for Antigone / study for tomorrow's VOCAB QUIZ
    Friday, 10/7: VOCAB QUIZ / work on skits and apologia for Antigone (due Thursday, 10/13)
    Week 5:
    Monday, 9/26: review Antigone Anticipation Guide / form Antigone reading groups
    Tuesday, 9/27: A Period: read "Prologue," "Parados," and "Scene 1" from Antigone while completing Study Guide and Vocab Chart
    Wednesday, 9/28: B Period: read "Prologue," "Parados," and "Scene 1" from Antigone while completing Study Guide and Vocab Chart
    Thursday, 9/29: cont. reading from Antigone ("Ode 1" and "Scene 2")
    Friday, 9/30: cont. reading from Antigone ("Ode 2," "Scene 3" & "Ode 3")
    Week 4:
    Monday, 9/19: Finish peer review of ITTOTB Essay (A Period: Essay due tomorrow, 9/20; B Period: Essay due Wednesday, 9/21) / Vocab Unit 1, all exercises EXCEPT "Writing"
    Tuesday, 9/20: review vocab / background for Sophocles' Antigone WebQuest (A Period: ITTOTB Essay DUE TODAY, submit to turnitin.com)
    Wednesday, 9/21: review vocab / background for Sophocles' Antigone WebQuest (B Period: ITTOTB Essay DUE TODAY, submit to turnitin.com)
    Thursday, 9/22: background for Antigone / study for tomorrow's VOCAB QUIZ
    Friday, 9/23: VOCAB QUIZ / background for Antigone
    Week 3:
    Monday, 9/12: A Period: complete Discussion Feedback form / begin brainstorming essay topics for ITTOTB / B Period: finish discussion of ITTOTB
    Tuesday, 9/13: A Period: work on ITTOTB essays (rough draft due Friday, 9/16)
    Wednesday, 9/14: BOOK CHAT / B Period: begin brainstorming essay topics for ITTOTB
    Thursday, 9/15: continue work on ITTOTB essays (rough draft due tomorrow, 9/16) / Submit Rough Draft to turnitin.com
    Friday, 9/16: Peer Review ITTOTB essays on turnitin.com
    Week 2:
    Monday, 9/5: No school
    Tuesday, 9/6: begin discussion of In the Time of the Butterflies (A period only)
    Wednesday, 9/7: begin discussion of In the Time of the Butterflies (B period only)
    Thursday, 9/8: cont. discussion of ITTOTB
    Friday, 9/9: cont. discussion of ITTOTB
    Week 1:
    Tuesday, 8/30: A Period: Complete Online Survey / Essay prompt for In the Time of the Butterflies
    Wednesday, 8/31: B Period: Complete Online Survey / Essay prompt for In the Time of the Butterflies
    Thursday, 9/1: Sign syllabus by tomorrow, 9/1 / begin class discussion of ITTOTB
    Friday, 9/1: Signed syllabus due today / Discussion Prep for ITTOTB (A Period: 9/6, B Period: 9/7)

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Wednesday, June 7

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    We will utilize this wiki frequently, so please bookmark it!Explore the links in the Navigation Bar for important class-related resourcesand information on each unit of study.
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    You should also read whatever "I Love This Book" novel you were assigned; this information can be found on the homepage of The Morgan School website. For information on how to actively read and annotate text, refer to summer reading letter below. Please contact me if you have any questions.
    Link to Summer Reading Blog Assignment
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Friday, June 2

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    Class Syllabus:
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    Morgan School Rubrics:
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    reading letter below. Please contact me if you received via email (also available here as a PDF file):have any questions.
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Tuesday, May 30

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    Homework Assignments:
    Week 39:
    Monday, 6/5: work on Identity Portfolio
    Tuesday, 6/6: work on Identity Portfolio
    Wednesday, 6/7: EXAMS (Identity Portfolios DUE TODAY!)
    Week 38:
    Monday, 5/29: NO SCHOOL
    Tuesday, 5/30: A Period: Section C of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / work on Identity Portfolio
    Wednesday, 5/31: B Period: Section C of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / work on Identity Portfolio
    Thursday, 6/1: work on Identity Portfolio
    Friday, 6/2: work on Identity Portfolio (due 6/7)
    Week 37:
    Monday, 5/22: "Our Deepest Fear" poem / work on Section B of THOMS
    Tuesday, 5/23: A Period: Section B of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / discuss Digital Storytelling Project
    Wednesday, 5/24: B Period: Section B of THOMS due today (READING QUIZ) / discuss Digital Storytelling Project
    Thursday, 5/25: Reflection on Sections A & B of THOMS
    Friday, 5/26: Final Exam Review (Identity Portfolio = due Wednesday, 6/7) / work on Section C of THOMS

    Week 36:
    Monday, 5/15:
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Monday, May 15

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    Homework Assignments:
    Week 36:
    Monday, 5/15:
    Tuesday, 5/16: A Period: Section A of THOMS due today (Reading QUIZ) / Final Draft of "Where I'm From" poems due Thursday, 5/18
    Wednesday, 5/17: B Period: Section A of THOMS due today (Reading QUIZ) / Peer-edit "Where I'm From" poems (Final Draft due Friday, 5/19)
    Thursday, 5/18: A Period: poems due today (SHARE!) / B Period: poems due tomorrow, 5/19
    Friday, 5/19: B Period: poems due today (SHARE!) / work on Section B of THOMS

    Week 33:
    Monday, 4/24: VOCAB QUIZ / Lit Circle Meeting
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