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Quarter 3 Weekly Game Plan (2019)

Mechanics Unit 1 - Master Presentation COMMAS

Mechancis Unit 2 - Master Presentation MLA Formatting

Mechanics Unit 3: Semicolons, Colons, Hyphens, Dashes

 

Links to Blogs

Links to Websites

Monday, Jan 28: Welcome Back Survey, Intro to Blog ShareOuts, Fix a Blog

Tuesday, Jan 29: Public Speaking

Wednesday, Jan 30:

Thursday, Jan 31:

Friday, Feb 1:

Blog Share-Out Rubric find here

Monday, Feb 4: Lit Circle Previews

Tuesday, Feb 5: Finish Previews. ACT Writing hints.

Wednesday, Feb 6: ACT Writing In-Class Essay.

Thursday, Feb 7: Introduce WIX

Friday, Feb 8: Book Checkout. Home Page

Weekly Presentation

ACT Writing Example here.

ACT Scoring rubric: here

WIX Website instructional video click here

Sample WIX websites click here

Monday, Feb 11:Home Page cont.

Tuesday, Feb 12: Reading Day

Wednesday, Feb 13: Author Biography Page

Thursday, Feb 14: Discussion #1

Friday, Feb 15: NO SCHOOL

Author Biography rubric

Author Bio Instructions Video

Home Page Info

Book Club #1 sheet here

Monday, Feb 18: President's Day - NO SCHOOL (home page due)

Tuesday, Feb 19: Project Success

Wednesday, Feb 20: Issues and Violations PLUS mechanics practice. (Author bio due)

Thursday, Feb 21: Documentary Pre-Viewing Activity

Friday, Feb 22: Documentary Day

Issues and Violations RUBRIC

Issues and Violations instructional video click here

Comma Rules Compiled - click here

Comma Quiz #1

Comma Quiz #2

Semicolons and Colons Quiz #1

Semicolons nad Colons Quiz #1

Hyphens/Dashes Quiz #1

Hyphens/Dashes Quiz #2

Monday, Feb 25: Documentary Discussion

Tuesday, Feb 26: Mechanics Quiz

Wednesday, Feb 27: Grade Mechanics Quiz

Thursday, Feb 28: Book Cover Essay

Friday, March 1: Book Club Meeting #2

Book Club #2

Weekly Presentation

Lit Circle Cover Write Up

Monday, March 4: Introduce FOAs

Tuesday, March 5: FOA Workday

Wednesday, March 6:Mechanics/Book Activity

Thursday, March 7: Book Club Meetig #3

Friday, March 8: Introduce Advertisement Page

FOA Grading Rubric

FOA Instruction Sheet

Weekly Presentaiton

Advertisement Rubric

Pictochart tutorial

Advertisement instructions

 

Book Club #3

Monday, March 11:Advertisement Page Workday

Tuesday, March 12: Website Shareouts

Wednesday, March 13: Website Shareouts

Thursday, March 14: FOA Workday

Friday, March 15: Project Success

Weekly Presentation

Who/Whom Practice and Answers

 

Monday, March 18: FOAs

Tuesday, March 19: FOAs

Wednesday, March 20: FOAs

Thursday, March 21: FOAs

Friday, March 22: FOAs

Italics/Quotations practice

Italics/Quotations practice #2

 

Monday March 25: Mechanics Prep

Tuesday, March 26: Mechanics Exam

Wednesday, March 27: Grade Mechanics Exam

Thursday, March 28: Thursday Funday

Friday, March 29: BREAK!!

 

SPRING BREAK! :)

 

 

Quarter 2 Weekly Game Plan (2018-19)

DeJong - Syllabus

Mechanics Unit 1 - Master Presentation COMMAS

Mechancis Unit 2 - Master Presentation MLA Formatting

Mechanics Unit 3: Semicolons, Colons, Hyphens, Dashes

Links to Blogs

Link to FOA Presentations

Mon,  Nov 5: Review Mechanics, Course Evaluation

Tues, Nov 6: Reading Quiz pg 168-224 Character Posters

Wed, Nov 7: Character Poster Presentations; create SID questiosn

Thurs, Nov 8: SID #1 and Blog #4

Fri, Nov 9: SID #1 and Blog #4

Weekly Presentation

Character Poster Assignment

Hour 1: Character Paragraph

Hour 2: Character Paragraphs

Hour 5: Character Paragraphs

GG SID #1 Question Bank

SID Blank Template

Blog #4: Garcia Creative Rewrite

Mon, Nov 12: Quiz: 224-end   (SID stations)

Tues, Nov 13: Book Preview

Wed, Nov 14: Historical Context Research

Thurs, Nov 15: Reading Day

Fri, Nov 16: Project Success

Weekly Presentation

Blog #5 - Let the Bad Guy Speak!

Historical Context Research

Quotations/Underlining Practice #1

Mon, Nov 19: Intro to FOAs

Tues, Nov 20: FOA example and Workday

 NO SCHOOL W-TH -Thanksgiving Break

FOA Options

FOA Instructio Sheet

Example FOA

Mon, Nov 26: Reading Quiz #1 and FOA Workday

Tues, Nov 27: Book Activity #1

Wed, Nov 28: Book Activity #2

Thurs, Nov 29: FOA #1

Fri, Nov 30: FOA #2

Weekly Presentation

Acitvity #1: Musical Chairs

Activity #2: Close Reading

Baldwin Article for FOA

 

Mon, Dec 3: Student Survey. Reading Quiz #2

Tues, Dec 4: FOA #3

Wed, Dec 5: FOA #4

Thurs, Dec 6: Book Activity #3

Fri, Dec 7: QUIZ TEWWG 194 - end SID Prep

 

Weekly Presentation

Select Student Survey

- Enter birthday, ID. 

- You can skip questions you don't want to answer

Hour 1 - Activity #3

Hour 2 - Activity #3

Hour 5 - Activity #3

 

Mon, Dec 10: SID #1

Tues, Dec 11: SID #1

Wed, Dec 12: Shakespeare Unit

Thurs, Dec 13: Mechanics Quiz

Fri, Dec 14: Project Success

SID Blank Template

SID Question Bank

Non-SID Activity: Writing Prompt

 

Mon, Dec 17: Field Trip!

Tues, Dec 18: Field Trip Reflection

Wed, Dec 19: FOA

Thurs, Dec 20: FOA

Fri, Dec 21: Friday Funday

 
WINTER BREAK (DECEMBER 22 - JANUARY 4)  

Mon, Jan 7: Intro to Documentary

Tues, Jan 8: Documentary

Wed, Jan 9: Documentary

Thurs, Jan 10: Documentary

Fri, Jan 11: Documentary Reflection

 

Weekly Slide

Documentary Handout

Brutiful Poster Rubric

Documentary Review Assignment

Documentary Discussion Questions

Mon, Jan 14 :BRUTIFUL PROJECT DUE

Negro Artist and Racial Mountain

Tues, Jan 15: Close Reading Poetry

Wed, Jan 16: Close Reading Poetry

Thurs, Jan 17: Project Success

Fri, Jan 18: Creative Writing

Negro Artist and Racial Mountain pdf

Negro Artist and Racial Mountain Discussion Questions

Weekly Slides

Hughes Poetry - Compiled

Mon, Jan 21:MLK DAY - NO SCHOOL

Tues, Jan 22: Creative Final

Wed, Jan 23: Creative Final

NO SCHOOL THURS and FRI

Blog Option #1: Emulation Poem (take a Hughes poem and copy its structure)

Blog Option #2: Visual Poem (Draw out Hughes' poem!) 

Blog Option #3: Found Poem (Make your own poem by cutting and pasting other texts)

Blog Option #4: Writer's Digest

Blog Option #5: Point of View Switch

Blog Option #6: Write on a Story 

   

 

Quarter 1 Weekly Game Plan (2018)

DeJong - Syllabus

Mechanics Quiz - Master Presentation

Links to Blogs

Dates Agenda Materials
August 27 - August 31

Mon, Aug 27: First Day Activites

Tues, Aug 28: 5 Stations and Classroom Bingo

Wed, Aug 29: Review Expectations, Stress Wall

Thurs, Aug 30: Review ACT, Summer Reading, Begin HTTAWT

Fri, Aug 31: ACT Practice Test #1

Syllabus

Week 1 Presentation

Handout: How to Tame a Wild Tongue pdf (Due Tues Sept 4)

Friday ACT Instructions:

Link to ACT website

Go to practice test #1, select Reading, select "no" for timed, You will have 45 minutes and you will score your test at the end of the class.

September 3 - September 7

Mon, Sept 3: NO SCHOOL

Tues, Sept 4: HTTAWT quiz and handout due.Language, Linguistics, and Identity reflections.

Wed, Sept 5: Summer Reading In-Class Essay

Thurs, Sept 6: Creative writing: Blog Post #1 - What's in a Name? Blog due: Monday Sept 10

Fri, Sept 7: Disney Literary Terms. 

Week 2 Presentation

Quiz: How to Tame a Wild Tongue. Click here.

Handout: Tongue-Tied pdf

Handout: Names/Nombres pdf

Creating a blog Instructional Video

Summer Reading Benchmark: click here

Disney Lit Devices Presentation

Disney Lit Devices Sheet

September 10 - September 14

Mon, Sept 10: Quiz #2. Create Shared Inquiry Discussion Questions.

DUE: Blog #1 at midnight

Tues, Sept 11: TedTalks on Language

Wed, Sept 12: Shared Inquiry Discussion and podcast.

Thurs, Sept 13: Shared Inquiry Discussion and podcast.

Fri, Sept 14: Comma practice, Ovuh Dyuh, Dialect Quiz.

Homework: Read How to Date by Monday

Week 3 Presentation: click here.

Reading Quiz #2: click here.

SID #1 question bank click here.

SID sheet blank template 

TEdTalk #1: How Language Shapes the Way We Think

TedTalk #2: Benefits of a Bilingual Brain

TedTalk #3: 4 Reasons to learn a new language

BLOG POST #2: Intructions

Blog Post #2: Bridges photographs

Handout: How to date

Handout: Ovuh Dyuh

Podcast: Codeswitch. LISTEN ON FRIDAY AND FILL OUT SHEET. Click here for link.

 

September 17 - September 21

Mon, Sept 17: SID #1 and Blog #2

Tues, Sept 18: Racial Imposter Syndrome: podcast and Mechanics Practice

Wed, Sept 19: Coca Cola Commercial and correct Mechanics Practice

Thurs, Sept 20 Mechanics Quiz #1. Diaz story.

Fri, Sept 21: Project Success

Week 4 Presentation

Podcast #2: A Prescriptoin for Racial Imposter Syndrome

Podcast #2: Worksheet

Speak English: tumblr post pf version

Speak Englsih: tmblr post tumblr version

Original Coke ad

Comma practice #1: click here

Dialect Quiz

September 24 - September 28

Mon, Sept 24: Make SID Questions

Tues, Sept 25: Intro to Written Task 2

Wed, Sept 26: SID or Blog #3

Thurs, Sept 27: SID or Blog #3

Fri, Sept 28: Examples of WT2

Week 5 Presentation

SID #2 Question Bank

Blog #3: How to Write About ______

Streetcar Named Desire Essay

 

Streetcar Essay #2

 

October 1 - October 5

Mon, Oct 1: Proposal Form

Tues, Oct 2: Outlining lesson

Wed, Oct 3: Outlining/rough draft

Thurs, Oct 4: Outlining/ rough draft

Fri, Oct 5: ACT Practice #2. OUTLINE/ROUGH DRAFT DUE!

Week 6 Presentation

Written Task 2 Proposal Form

Basic Outline Template

Friday ACT Instructions:

Link to ACT website

Go to practice test #1, select Reading, select "no" for timed, You will have 45 minutes and you will score your test at the end of the class.

October 8 - October 12

Mon, Oct 8: Thesis rewrite

Tues, Oct 9: Workday/conferences

Wed, Oct 10: Peer Reveiw

Thurs, Oct 11: Workday/conferences

Fri, Oct 12: Project Success

Criterion A (Outline) Template
October 15 - October 19

Mon, Oct 15: Criterion A - outline

Tues, Oct 16: Criterion D - formatting, common errors, final proofread

ESSAY DUE MIDNIGHT ON TURNITIN

Criterion A (Outline) Template

MLA Formatting and in-text citation

MLA document formatting guidelines

Written Task 2 Conversion Chart

October 22 - October 26

Mon, Oct 22: Intro to Garcia Girls

Tues, Oct 23: Essay feedback

Wed, Oct 24: Reading Day

Thurs, Oct 25: Character Posters

Fri, Oct 26: Sisters Comparison Chart QUIZ: Pg. 1-103

Weekly Presentation

Character Poster Instructions

Sisters Comparison Chart

Reading Bookmarks

Reading Log

October 29 - November 2

Mon, Oct 29: Comma Practice

Tues, Oct 30: Mechanics Exam

Wed, Oct 31: Correction, reflection

Thurs, Nov 1: NO SCHOOL

Fri, Nov 2: NO SCHOOL

Comma Practice #1

Comma Practice #2

Comma Practice #3

Comma Practice #4