Saturday, September 29, 2012

Weekly Agenda 10/1-10/5

1984

MONDAY
SEATING CHART
Character Venn Gallery Walk
Notes to Discussion:  Explain events in the text based on the 3 Party slogans (governing principles)
Review Questions and clarify ideas in Goldstein's book
HW See Reading Schedule

TUESDAY
Pair Share Quote Analysis
-isolate a significant passage from the text
-in pairs, freewrite analysis
-swap and respond to each other's analysis
-discuss
HW Bring Independent Reading Book for Friday

WEDNESDAY
--Grades posted today--
Self-grade and turn in Journals
SSR

THURSDAY
Movie Permission Slip
3-Q discussion
Complete s/m/t chart from last Friday's notes
HW Find a significant quotation from your independent book

FRIDAY
Review Book Report requirements; review 6pt rubric
-finish independent book by next Wed.
-Book Report due Oct 15th to turnitin.com
Create thesis about selected quotation
HW Catch up on reading
Get permission slip signed by MONDAY

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Weekly Agenda 9/24-9/28

1984

MONDAY
Book Review Questions
Share Interviews
-draw connections to Winston
3-level Q. discussion
HW See reading schedule
1984 is split up into 3 books with chapters in between, you will be required to read approximately 20 pages per every 3 days.

READ
Book 1, Chapter 1 for Friday 9/7
Book 1, Chapters 2-4 for Monday 9/10
Book 1, Chapters 5-6 for Thursday 9/13
Book 1, Chapters 7-8 for Tuesday 9/18

Book 2, Chapters 1-3 for Thursday 9/20
Book 2, Chapters 4-6 for Monday 9/24
Book 2, Chapters 7-8 for Thursday 9/27
Book 2, (p166 or stop where Ignorance is Strength begins) for Monday 10/1
Book 2, Chapters 9-10 for Thursday 10/4

Book 3, Chapters 1-2 for Monday 10/8
Book 3, Finish book for Thursday 10/11

TUESDAY
Body Biography Venn Diagram
-see board instructions
For two characters, find evidence that matches parts pf their body.  For example, for their brain, you might find evidence for what they are thinking.  For their heart, you might find evidence of something they feel or love.
-classwork
DUE MONDAY

WEDNESDAY
Local Holiday

THURSDAY
3-level Q discussion
Book Review Qs
Self-grade and turn in your journals.  
This week marks the end of Grading period 1, grades will be pulled next week and sent home in a progress report.  Please take time to look at your grades.
HW See reading Journal

FRIDAY
Add to symbols list
Read and discuss key excerpts: pp 114, 119, 128-9, 132.
What is the difference between the Inner and Outer party
HW Character Venn due Monday


Monday, September 17, 2012

Weekly Agenda 9/18-9/21

1984

TUESDAY
Peer Review Theme Paragraphs
-MLA format
-transitional expressions
Class Share Book Review Qs
-collect for credit
HW See Reading Schedule
AND, type revised paragraph with new MLA and turn in to turnitin.com by 11:59pm WED.

WEDNESDAY
SSR
Journal Entry #6

THURSDAY
Taj Fel's Social Identity Theory
-notes
-application to high school
-application to 1984
HW Conduct an interview of your peers for journal #7, due MONDAY
Interview: Do you belong to a group at school?  If so, what would you call your group if you had to name them?  Do you associate with people from other groups?  Are there any groups you think have a negative reputation?  Etc.

FRIDAY
Work on Book Review Questions
SSR
HW See Reading Schedule

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Weekly Agenda 9/10-9/14

1984

MONDAY
Vocabulary List
-charting
-funsheet
Quiz Friday
More discussion
-terms
-3Qs
HW see reading schedule and 3Qs

TUESDAY
-early release-
symbol/motif/theme
HW finish worksheet

WEDNESDAY
SSR
Journal #5
HW see reading schedule and 3Qs

THURSDAY
Review readings
-3Q class discussion
HW Write a Theme Statement

FRIDAY
Share theme statement
Vocab Quiz
Book Review Questions
HW Finish Book Review


Monday, September 3, 2012

1984 Reading Schedule

1984 is split up into 3 books with chapters in between, you will be required to read approximately 20 pages per every 3 days.

READ
Book 1, Chapter 1 for Friday 9/7
Book 1, Chapters 2-4 for Monday 9/10
Book 1, Chapters 5-6 for Thursday 9/13
Book 1, Chapters 7-8 for Tuesday 9/18

Book 2, Chapters 1-3 for Thursday 9/20
Book 2, Chapters 4-6 for Monday 9/24
Book 2, Chapters 7-8 for Thursday 9/27
Book 2, (p166 or stop where Ignorance is Strength begins) for Monday 10/1
Book 2, Chapters 9-10 for Thursday 10/4

Book 3, Chapters 1-2 for Monday 10/8
Book 3, Finish book for Thursday 10/11