Monthly Archives: November 2015

Honors 11: SAT Individual Essay #1

We took our first individual practice SAT impromptu today regarding the McFadden article read over the break. We will debrief and peer edit tomorrow. No homework unless you want to get started on II.i-iii for Wednesday.

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English 10: Crucible Act I

We read through a lot of Act I today, ending with the line from Thomas Putnam that reads, “Man, be quiet now!” We then got to work constructing a character list in our notebooks. We will continue reading tomorrow.

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Honors 11: 1984 Analysis and Film

I decided to change our plans today and take it easy, so we finished up the analysis work from yesterday, and we then watched a short scene from the 1984 film version of 1984. For Monday, please read the Dystopian … Continue reading

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English 10: Background Quiz and Film Clip

We took our background quiz first concerning the Web Quest and intro notes we completed for our play we started yesterday, The Crucible. After, we watched a short scene from what we read in the film version of the play. … Continue reading

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Honors 11: DL #3 for I.vii-viii

Below are the Google doc forms and subsequent quizzes for each class’s discussion leaders. 3rd Hour: Google Doc  + quiz 5th Hour: Google Doc + quiz 6th Hour: Google Doc + quiz After our discussion leaders, we moved into our analysis … Continue reading

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English 10: Intro to Crucible and Act I

We finished the notes from yesterday, and I checked them in for points. I also returned your Web Quests from Friday/Monday to you. We will have a quiz on the WebQuest/intro notes tomorrow (attached is the key), and we will … Continue reading

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Honors 11: SAT Essay Debrief

We spent the first part of the hour looking at our class’s essays and scoring them based on the rubric. We then looked at the one the majority considered to be the best and went through it on the overhead … Continue reading

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English 10: Intro to The Crucible Cont.

We finished sharing out our group’s work and taking notes on The Crucible introductory Web Quest (here’s the key). These were submitted to the inbox by the end of the hour. We also got to work taking notes on these … Continue reading

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Honors 11: SAT Collaborative Essay

We completed our in-class collaborative SAT essay today. You had approximately 45 minutes to do so after I reiterated instructions. The make up essay is on Monday after school from 3-3:45. We will debrief in class. Homework for Tuesday: I.vii-viii … Continue reading

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Spectator: Today’s Assignment

You have a reflection due at the beginning of the hour (hard copy assignment). You will then be taking notes on one of the break out sessions from my Oct. 22 post that you did not participate in on those … Continue reading

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