English 9

Vocabulary

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August 2019

Date Assignment / Activity Date Assignment / Activity
August 19 Pupil Free Day August 26 ELPAC Training
August 20 First day for students August 27 Contract, Part 1
August 21 Bookroom August 28 Contract, Part 2, Schoology Login
August 22 Book Introduction and first labeling August 29 Music for My Mother Discussion and summary
August 23 Schoology, Seating Chart, Music for My Mother  

Music for My Mother Audio

A Quilt of a Country Audio

The Immigrant Contributionn Audio

American History Audio

September 2019
Date Assignment / Activity Date Assignment / Activity
September 3 A Quilt of a Nation, pg. 17, 1-6 September 17 The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell
September 4 A Quilt of a Nation Discussion and Corrections September 18 The Most Dangerous Game
September 5 The Immigrant Contribution by John F. Kennedy (Schoolwide Fire Drill) September 19 Where Have You Gone, Billy Charming? by Tim O'brien
September 6 The Immigrant Contribution September 20 Where Have You Gone, Billy Charming? PDF
September 9 American History by Judith Ortiz Cofer September 23 Marigolds by Eugenia Collier
September 10 American History September 24 Marigolds Marigolds PDF
September 11 American History September 25 Cornell Notes Introduction
September 12 Non-Fiction Narrative: How is an 'American' Identity created? (Pearson) September 26 Cornell Notes
September 13 The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant The Necklace PDF September 27 Cornell Notes
September 16 The Necklace  

- The Necklace PDF
- Marigolds PDF

- Where Have You Gone, Billy Charming? PDF

October 2019
Date Assignment / Activity Date Assignment / Activity
October 1 Cornell Notes Unit October 17 The Most Dangerous Game
October 2 The Sniper October 18 Two Kinds by Amy Tan Two Kinds PDF
October 3 The Sniper October 19 Two Kinds, Introduction to Vocabulary
October 4 The Sniper Vocabulary October 21 Rules of the Game by Amy Tan
October 7 The Sniper Vocabulary and Context Clue Discussion October 23 Rules of the Game Rules of the Game PDF
October 8 Group Storyboard Project for The Sniper, Reading Comprehension Questions October 24 The Cask of Amontillado PDF
October 9 Group Storyboard Project, Play Casting and Planning October 25 The Tell Tale Heart annotations
October 10 September 11 Historical Context / Group Storyboard Introduction October 28 Annabelle Lee
October 11 The Sniper Play Casting and Blocking October 29 The Black Cat by Edgar Allen Poe
October 14 The Sniper Class Performance October 30 The Black Cat PDF
October 15 The Sniper Final October 31 The Cask of Amontillado, The Raven
October 16 The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connel The Most Dangerous Game PDF  

- The Necklace PDF
- The Most Dangerous Game PDF
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Two Kinds PDF
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Rules of the Game PDF
- The Cask of Amontillado PDF
- The Black Cat PDF

November 2019

Date Assignment / Activity Date Assignment / Activity
November 1 Public Education Problems Introduction November 14 Introduction to John Stienbeck
November 4 Waiting for Superman / New York Times Annotations PDF November 15 Of Mice and Men Ch. 1
November 5 Waiting for Superman / Huffington Post Annotations PDF November 18 The Plight of the Migrant Worker
November 6 Waiting for Superman November 19 Of Mice and Men
November 7 Waiting for Superman November 20 Of Mice and Men
November 8 Annotations Workshop November 21 Of Mice and Men
November 12 Education in Finland November 22 Of Mice and Men
November 13 Schools across the US  
December 2019
Date Assignment / Activity Date Assignment / Activity
December 2 Informational Text Annotations December 12 Thesis and Quotes Due, Body Paragraph Workshop
December 3 Of Mice and Men December 13 Body Paragraph First Draft Due
December 4 Of Mice and Men December 16 Rough Draft Due
December 5 Of Mice and Men Ch. 5 December 17 Revisions and Editin Wrokshop
December 6 Of Mice and Men December 18 Finals (Per. 1 & 6)
December 9 Of Mice and Men December 19 Finals (Per. 2 & 3)
December 10 Of Mice and Men December 20 Finals (Per. 4 &5)
December 11 Thesis Statement Workshop