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    ― Margaret Fuller


Distance Learning Class Calendar

  • *Reminder: All assignments are posted on Google Classroom!*

    *The following lesson plans are subject to change. Language Arts lessons and assignments will be posted on Mondays and Wednesdays.*

     

    1. Monday, March 30th, 2020 (due Wednesday, 4/1/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Read the “Distance Learning Expectations”
    2. Take “Distance Learning Expectations Google Form”
    3. Watch a video about the difference between memoir, autobiography, and biography
    4. Log into Common Lit to read a biography
    5. Play Quizlet to review this week’s unit vocabulary

    Homework:
    1. “Distance Learning Expectations Google Form” due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, March 1st

     

    2. Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 (due Monday, 4/6/20)

    Agenda:

    1. Watch a video on author’s style
    2. Take a Quizizz on author’s style
    3. Log into Common Lit to read a memoir
    4. Complete “Author’s Style Worksheet” to compare and contrast the biography from Monday’s lesson and the memoir
    5. Take “March 30th-April 1st Lesson Recap Google Form”

    Homework:

    1. Author’s Style Worksheet due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 6th
    2. March 30th-April 1st Lesson Recap Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 6th

     

    3. Monday, April 6th, 2020 (due Wednesday, 4/8/20)

    Agenda:

    1. Complete the Elements of Poetry Level-Up tutorial
    2. Watch Poetry Analysis How-To video
    3. Elements of Poetry/Poetry Analysis How-To Guided Notes
    4. Play Poetry Quizlet
    5. Complete Elements of Poetry/Poetry Analysis Google Form

    Homework:

    1. Elements of Poetry/Poetry Analysis How-To Guided Notes due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 8th
    2. Elements of Poetry/Poetry Analysis Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 8th

     

    4. Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 (due Monday, 4/13/20)

    Agenda:

    1. Watch Hope is the Thing with Feathers Poem Analysis video
    2. Complete Hope is the Thing with Feathers Poem Analysis Worksheet
    3. Take April 6th-8th Lesson Recap Google Form

    Homework:

    1. Hope is the Thing with Feathers Poem Analysis Worksheet due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 13th
    2. April 6th-8th Lesson Recap Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 13th

     

    5. Monday, April 13th, 2020 (due Wednesday, 4/15/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Read “The British Royals” article
    2. Take “The British Royals Comprehension Questions” Google Form

    Homework:
    1. “The British Royals Comprehension Questions” Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 15th

     

    6. Wednesday, April 15th, 2020 (due Monday, 4/20/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Complete Tone Level-Up Tutorial
    2. Complete Tone Analysis Worksheet
    3. Take “April 13th-15th Lesson/Assignment Recap” Google Form

    Homework:
    1. Tone Analysis Worksheet due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 20th Monday, April 27th
    2. “April 13th-15th Lesson/Assignment Recap” Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 20th Monday, April 27th

    Week of April 20th, 2020

    Agenda:
    1. Catch-up week! Check Focus. If you see “M” for a grade, that means the assignment is missing and you need to complete it. Use this week to turn in missing work.

    Homework:
    1. Complete any missing work
    2. Remember that last week's work is still due: Tone Analysis Worksheet and “April 13th-15th Lesson/Assignment Recap” Google Form are both due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 27th

     

    7. Monday, April 27th, 2020 (due Wednesday, 4/29/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Read “Brazil's Snake Island” article
    2. Take Brazil's Snake Island Comprehension Questions Google Form

    Homework:
    1. Brazil's Snake Island Comprehension Questions Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 29th

     

    8. Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 (due Monday, 5/4/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Complete the Summary Level-Up tutorial
    2. Complete Objective Summary Worksheet: Brazil's Snake Island

    Homework:
    1. Objective Summary Worksheet: Brazil's Snake Island due by 11:59 pm on Monday, May 4th

     

    9. Monday, May 4th, 2020 (due Wednesday, 5/6/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Play Brazil's Snake Island/Summary Level-Up Tutorial Quizizz
    2. Take “April 27th-May 4th Lesson/Assignment Recap” Google Form

    Homework:
    1. “April 27th-May 4th Lesson/Assignment Recap” Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, May 6th

     

    10. Wednesday, May 6th, 2020 (due Monday, 5/11/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Read “Should You Eat Like a Caveman?” article
    2. Take Should You Eat Like a Caveman? Comprehension Questions Google Form

    Homework:
    1. Should You Eat Like a Caveman? Comprehension Questions Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Monday, May 11th

     

    11. Monday, May 11th, 2020 (due Wednesday, 5/13/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Complete Should You Eat Like a Caveman? Worksheet
    2. Optional: read and listen to the Connotation and Denotation Level-Up Tutorial and play the Argument Terms Quizlet (**you may see questions from the Tutorial and Quizlet on Wednesday’s Google Form!**)

    Homework:
    1. Should You Eat Like a Caveman? Worksheet due by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, May 13th

     

    12. Wednesday, May 13th, 2020 (due Monday, 5/18/20)

    Agenda:
    1. Take the May 6th-11th Lesson/Assignment Recap Google Form

    Homework:
    1. May 6th-11th Lesson/Assignment Recap Google Form due by 11:59 pm on Monday, May 18th


Syllabus

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Class Schedule and Make Up Work

  • If you were absent, please check the class calendar posted to Google Classroom to view directions for make-up work. You are responsible for knowing what you need to make-up.

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