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QUARTER 1 

Tues. 9/2 (A) & Wed. 9/3 (B)
1. Review 9H Syllabus 
2. Review Class Expectations
3. "Someone in This Class"
 HW: Review syllabus with parent/guardian and get class contract signed. 
 
Thurs. 9/4 (A) & Fri. 9/5 (B)
 
1. Review the Habits of Mind and complete journal entry
 HW: Research and choose book for Independent Reading.  
 
Mon. 9/8 (A) & Tues. 9/9 (B) 
 
1. SSR: Please be sure to bring something to read.
2. Review: Habits of Mind
4. Complete Morphemes Worksheet for vocab list #1
5. Review Collective Nouns: (see chompchomp.com for guidance)
HW: Choose book for Independent Reading and bring to next class. 
         Revise "Habits of Mind" journal entry if you wish to resubmit it. 
 
Wed. 9/10 (A) & Thurs. 9/11 (B)
 
1. SSR: Please be sure to bring your IR book. I will be checking.
2. Complete Writing Benchmark 
3. Review Collective Nouns
4. PowerPoint: Plot Structure Review
HW: Review Vocab List. Choose four affixes off of List 1 to create four graphic organizers 
  
Fri. 9/12 (A) & Mon. 9/15 (B)
 
1. Fairy Tale Friday!
   (Blocks 6 & 8: Yearbook Pictures!) 
2. Complete Writing Multiple Choice Benchmark
3. Collective Noun Verb Agreement Worksheet and Review
 
Tues. 9/16 (A) & Wed. 9/17 (B)
 
1. Tues: Picture Day! (4th block only)
2. FINAL BENCHMARK!! Reading MC
3. Begin reading/annotating "The Most Dangerous Game" 
HW: Finish reading and annotating TMDG.
 
Thur. 9/18 (A) & Fri. 9/19 (B)
 
1. SSR
2. Check for HW: Annotated TMDG 
3. Complete TMDG Reading Guide and Review
4. Review Vocab List #1/ Study for Quiz
HW: Study for Vocab Quiz #1 
         Complete TMDG Analysis Sheet NOTE: You do not need to answer the last question. We will do that together in class.
 
Mon. 9/22 (A) & Tues. 9/23 (B)
 
1. Vocab Quiz #1
2. SSR
3. Begin writing TMDG analysis paragraph 
5. Begin Target Notes 
6. Compound Noun Review/Study for Quiz (Blocks 6 & 8)
HW: Finish analysis paragraph
        Finish TMDG target notes for characterization 
 
Wed. 9/24 (A) & Thur. 9/25 (B)
 
1. Turn in HW: TMDG APE Paragraph with Analysis Sheet and Target Notes
2. SSR
3. Begin Reader's Response Journal Entry for TMDG 
3. Introduction: Six Writing Traits
4. Begin reading and annotating "The Necklace"
HW: Finish reading and annotating "The Necklace" 
         Finish Reader's Response Journal Entry for "The Most Dangerous Game" if you need to.
 
Fri. 9/26 (A) & Mon. 9/29 (B)
 
1. Turn in HW: Annotated copy of "The Necklace" and Journal Entry
2. SSR
3. Analysis Sheet for "The Necklace" (Blocks 6 & 8)
4. Choose Big Question
HW: NO HW (Due to Homecoming Weekend - enjoy!)
 
Tues. 9/30 (A) & Wed. 10/1 (B)
 
1.  SSR
2. Analysis Sheet for "The Necklace" 
3. Review "Necklace" for comprehension and analysis
HW: Finish and type APE for "The Necklace"
         Complete 4 Graphic Organizers for Vocab List #2 
   
 Thur. 10/2(A) & Tues. 10/3 (B)
 
1. SSR
2. Journal Entry: Creative Writing Prompt
3. PowerPoint: Symbolism
4. Read "Powder"- annotating symbolism found in the story
5. Begin "Powder" Analysis WS  
HW: Complete "Powder" Analysis WS  and annotations
 
Mon. 10/6 (A) & Tues. 10/7 (B) 
 
MEET IN COMPUTER LAB L408
1. Get everyone signed up for Turnitin.com
2. Work on "Powder" APE Paragraph
HW: Complete "Powder" APE Paragraph 
 
Wed. 10/8 (A) & Thurs. 10/9 (B) - Activities Schedule
 
1. SSR
2. Read "The Scarlet Ibis"
3. Discussion
4. Begin "The Scarlet Ibis" Analysis Packet 
 HW: Make sure you have a copy of  Of Mice and Men
 
Fri. 10/10 (A) & Tues. 10/14 (B)
 
1. SSR
2. Complete "The Scarlet Ibis" Analysis Packet
HW: Finish Packet
 
Wed. 10/15 (A) & Thur. 10/16 (B)
 
1. PSAT in Homeroom (10/15)
2. Complete Reader's Response Journal Entry for "The Scarlet Ibis"
3. Vocab Review Bingo
HW: Choose one reader's response entry from your journal, and type using 12-pt. Times New Roman DOUBLE SPACED. Make sure it is at least two pages. Turn in on turnitin.com
         B DAY CLASSES: Study for VOCAB Quiz for Monday, 10/20 
 
Fri. 10/17 (A) 
 
1. Fairy Tale Friday!
2. Vocab Review Bingo  
3. Applying the 6-traits to your journal entry. 
HW: Study for Vocab Quiz next class and complete your 6-traits application to your journal entry. 
 
 
 
 
 
             
 
 
 
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