Friday, February 26, 2010

Weekly Agenda Mar 1-5

MON
Review p93 2.3 Friar's soliloquy
Character Chart Progress?
A closer look at ACT 3
-evidence of irony
Characterization
HW Read ACT 5 for Thursday

TUES
Notes on Magical Realism
Share ideas about Independent Reading Books
ACT 5 vocabulary
-concept circles

WED
SSR
Journal Entry #4

THURS
Review ACT 5
Pair Work Character Chart
-roughdraft Character Squares
HW Finish Character Chart

FRI
Finish Movie
Juliet "love" question
MOTIFS:
-light
-death
-fate
-celestial bodies
HW R&J Study Guide for Monday Vocab Crossword Quiz & TUESDAY book test
Book Reports (see 3 paragraph format) on Outside Reading due March 12thby 10pm to turnitin.com

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Weekly Agenda Feb 22-26

MON
Shakespeare Recitations
HW Read ACT 3, Scene 2

TUES
Shakespeare Recitations
Review ACT 3, Scene 1
HW Read ACT 3, Scenes 3&4

WED
SSR
Journal Entry #3
HW Finish ACT 3

THURS
Review all of ACT 3
-identify literary elements
ACT 4 Vocab
HW Finish Necessary Characters in Character Chart and Read ACT 4 for Monday

FRI
Watch Movie
ACTs 3&4

NEXT
Finish Play:
-character chart and squares
-vocab crossword test
-Examining metaphor, motifs (light, death, celestial bodies, fate)
-elements of humor
Book Test
You should be finished with your outside reading book by Friday March 5th

Friday, February 12, 2010

Weekly Agenda Feb 16-19

TUES
Finish Zeffirelli's ACT 1
Review language in Queen Mab soliloquy, hidden sonnet in kiss scene and balcony scene
ACT 2 vocabulary list
-plot in inventory
-new term: soliloquy
Work on Character Chart
HW Read ACT 2, scenes 3 & 4 and recast balcony scene with modern actors or characters, explain your choices

WED
SSR
Journal #2

THURS
Review recasting choices
Dramatic reading 2.2 -2.4
Review new language and imagery
Irony, insults and malapropisms
Recitation Assignment due next Monday
HW Finish ACT 2 and add to character chart

FRI
Watch movie -act 2
Act 3 Vocab, plot in inventory
Review Text
HW Practice recitation!!

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Weekly Agenda Feb 8-12

MON
Share Original Sonnets
Notes on Shakespeare's Life and Times cont'
Plays
-Tragedy, Comedy and History
-structure
Intro Freewrite
Get book?

HW ACT 1, Scene 1

TUES
What are/is
-puns?
-a soliloquy?
-a character foil?
ACT 1 vocabulary
Review Act 1, Scene 1
HW Act 1, Scene 2

WED
SSR
Journal Entry #1

THURS
Introduce Character Chart and Squares Assignment
Review Act 1, Scene 2
Dramatic Reading Scene 3
Pair Work on Character Chart
HW Finish Reading Act 1 for Friday

FRI

ACT 1 Handout
-analyze quotations
Reveiw ACT 1, Scenes 3-5
Watch Movie
HW Read ACT 2, Scenes 1 & 2 and analyze imagery in balcony metaphors

Monday, February 1, 2010

Spring Semester 2/2/2010

TUES
Hand Back Papers
Argument Essay Reflection
Mid-Year Portfolio Reflection
Review Formats
Share Vignettes
-quaker share
NO HOMEWORK

WED
Review Assessments
Book Talk

THURS
Elizabethan English worksheet
Notes on Sonnet form
-Shakespeare's sonnets #12 and #18
Life and Times
HW Write an original Sonnet for Monday, adhere to all of the form rules

FRI
Review Sonnets
Continue life and times notes
Work on original sonnet draft
HW see Thursday