Unit: In Pursuit
-Wrapping up "The Other Side of the Sky"
-Typed prompt due 9/12
Reading Focus "The Call of the Klondike"
-Exploring Common Test Structures
Novella: "The Pearl"
-Pearl (II & III) Quiz 9/20
Spelling Focus: Perplexing Words
-Spelling due 9/14
-Spelling (I-IV) Review Quiz 9/18. This , dear students, will count only for completion points. Being the first of its kind; I want to acclimate you with this new & unfamiliar format :)
Unit: Recognizing Symbolism,Theme & Subject
1. Understanding Rhetorical Appeal
2. Developing & Analyzing Political Cartoons. Students, herein, I will teach you how to analyze political cartoons & muse over the five main elements cartoonists use to convey their point of view. this is, predominantly, an in class activity!
* Political Cartoon & Explanation due 9/15
Unit: "The Role of the Church in Medieval Europe"
Students, you were presented with two options on Friday 9/8. If you have opted for the test & research paper, your topic will be assigned on 9/11. All working on assigned projects & research papers need to come to class prepared . Please know that disruptive behavior & not staying on task equates to a lower grade:( However, being diligent always pays off :)
Reading & Discussions (C.W.)
Reading Notes due 9/19 Please do spend fifteen minutes, everyday, working on your notes-thank you!
Project Work 9/12-9/15
Presentations/ Test 9/19
"The Development of Feudalism" Test 9/11. Assigned 9/5
"After School Study Session" begins this Monday. Looking forward !