Monthly Archives: November 2014

English 10: Act II of The Crucible

Third hour first had to finish reading Act II as a class, completing their annotations. I then stamped in the Act II annotations while you worked in small groups/partners to complete these Act II Questions. When you were done, you … Continue reading

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Honors 11: “Brainwashing” and “We are the Dead”

Due to absences, we put off going over the 2nd impromptu for now. We worked in groups to complete this dialogic journal, and we then shared out as a class. Afterwards, you worked in new groups to discuss “We are … Continue reading

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English 10: The Crucible Act II

We first reviewed what happened in the beginning of Act II from Friday and shared some of our significant quotes. We then continued reading Act II while still taking down annotations. Third hour got to the narration before Proctor’s line, … Continue reading

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Honors 11: 1984 Impromptu #2

We took our second impromptu for the unit first thing this morning. It was 1984-based. Afterwards, I asked you to get started explicating David Bowie‘s song “We are the Dead” from his 1974 album Diamond Dogs. The lyrics are linked … Continue reading

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English 10: The Crucible Act I Film and Act II Reading Begun

After we finished Act I in the film (attached is NOT the version we are watching in class), we began reading Act II as a class maintaining corresponding annotations. Third hour got to Mary Warren’s line, “I told you the … Continue reading

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Honors 11: 1984 2.7-10

We first took a quiz on 2.7-10 of 1984 and our discussion leaders took over afterwards for 2.7-10. First hour had a creative project for our discussion regarding the creation of a book cover. You do not have any reading … Continue reading

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English 10: Crucible Act I Quiz and Film

Before we took the Crucible Act I quiz, we went over the review questions given to you Wednesday. We took the quiz on Act I and background information. Afterwards, we started watching Act I in the film (it is different … Continue reading

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