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Honors English 11: Term 2 Archive of Weekly Syllabi


Below is a list of assignments and assessments completed thus far in the current marking period.

If you missed a class or an assignment, this archive, along with your X2 online grade report, will give you the opportunity to discover what you missed. It will also provide with the resources to complete all the work that can possibly be completed outside of class. 

 

Past Weekly Syllabi

Dates

Term 2 of the Fall Semester Begins

Tracking Thoreau

In-Class:

Homework:

  • Complete October Nature Journal Entry.
  • Bring hard copy of rough draft home to begin editing process of rough draft by completing full rough draft check – click here. Bring hard copy of rough draft back to class tomorrow.

 

Writing Workshop

Portfolio Update

In-Class:

  • Look in Scored Work folder to compare September Nature Journal response to October Nature Journal response.
  • Edit/revise/update October Nature Journal as needed. (Due before class on Thursday).
  • Follow these directions to organize files in your Google-Apps drive and link scored assignments to your semester portfolio. (Due before class on Thursday.)
  • Begin final draft of research paper- due before the start of class tomorrow. This must be completed on the designated Google-Doc.
  • Individual Writing Conferences.

Homework: Complete work not completed in class.

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework:

  • Determine which book you will select for book groups.
  • Don’t Forget:October Nature Journal and Semester Portfolio update must be completed before class tomorrow.

 

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: Begin reading and responding to your book group selection - follow your group's reading schedule.

 

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: Complete work not completed in class.

 

10/31/16

to

 11/4/16

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

  • Continue reading and responding to your book group selection - follow your group's reading schedule.
  • Click here to select a vocabulary builder focus for this week and then begin work on building your vocabulary (Vocab. Week # 5 – 11/7 – 11/11).

 

 

No School: Election Day!

 

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

 

 

No School: Veterans Day!

 

11/7/16

to

11/11/16

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

No School: Parent-Teacher Conferences

11/14/16

to

11/18/16

 

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

  • Continue reading and responding to your book group selection - follow your group's reading schedule.
  • Extra-Credit Vocab! Do 30 minutes of Membean by 11:59 pm on 11/25 for 5 extra points.

Tracking Thoreau

In-Class:

Homework: 

Thanksgiving Break

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Break

11/21/16

to

11/25/16

Book Groups: The Things They Carried, The Scarlet Letter, A Farewell to Arms, The Sun Also Rises, October Sky, The Natural, The Awakening

In-Class:

Homework: 

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

Homework:

 

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

Homework:

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

Homework:

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

Homework:

 

 

 

11/28/16

to

12/2/16

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

Homework: 

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

  • Create multi-genre “dear reader” letter.
  • Finish full rough draft of multi-genre paper.
  • Writing Conferences.

Homework: 

Book Group Multi-Genre Research Papers

In-Class:

  • Use multi-genre final draft checklist to create final draft. You can use MS Word or a Google-Doc to create your final draft. It should be in a format that you can editi.
  • To submit final draft, all files must be in the same document and in the precise order intended. Convert this document to a PDF and then submit the PDF to Turn-It-In. Deadline: 11:59 pm tonight.

Homework: 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Introduction to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.
  • Explore links which will offer text connections and resources to help you develop an in-depth and sophisticated understanding of the novel.
  • Read and discuss Union Leader article regarding Twain and his use of racial epithets (see Edmodo).
  • Begin following reading and response schedule for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Homework: Continue following reading and response schedule for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

Homework: Continue following reading and response schedule for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

 

 

 

12/5/16

to

12/10/16

 

Snow Day!!!!!

 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Explore links which will offer text connections and resources to help you develop an in-depth and sophisticated understanding of the novel.
  • Continue following reading and response schedule for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Homework: 

 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Explore links which will offer text connections and resources to help you develop an in-depth and sophisticated understanding of the novel.
  • Continue following reading and response schedule for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Homework: 

 

 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Explore links which will offer text connections and resources to help you develop an in-depth and sophisticated understanding of the novel.
  • Continue following reading and response schedule for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Homework: 

 

 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

Winter Weather: Delayed Arrival Day

In-Class:

 

Homework: 

 

 

 

12/12/16

to

12/16/16

 Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

Winter Pep Rally Day

Tracking Thoreau

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

 

12/19/16

to

12/23/16

              

Holiday Break!

12/26/16

to

12/30/16

  

 Holiday Break!

 

 

 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

Homework: 

 

Day of Giving Rally

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Begin whole class discussion of full novel in preparation for essay test response on Tuesday, 1/10/17.
  • Complete prompt # 3 for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
  • After school – last chance to work on your research paper revision – follow steps posted here.  

Homework: 

  • Complete work not completed in class.
  • Return to semester portfolio project (located on your Londonderry Apps Google Drive) and begin process of completing the project. Directions are located here and embedded in the portfolio. Due at end of class on Friday, 1/13/17.

 

 

1/2/17

to

1/6/17

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Explore links which will offer text connections and resources to help you develop an in-depth and sophisticated understanding of the novel.
  • Continue whole class discussion of full novel in preparation for essay test response tomorrow.
  • Review past essay test performance as part of preparation for essay test.

Homework: 

  • Review Digital Reader’s Response for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, explore links for the novel and review past essay test performance.
  • Continue work on semester portfolio project (located on your Londonderry Apps Google Drive). Directions are located here and embedded in the portfolio. Due at end of class on Friday, 1/13/17.

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Begin essay test response for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Homework: 

  • Continue work on semester portfolio project (located on your Londonderry Apps Google Drive). Directions are located here and embedded in the portfolio. Due at end of class on Friday, 1/13/17.
  • Begin work on revisions of multi-genre paper – follow all directions posted here. Revision Deadline: Friday, 1/13/17. (Revision work can also be completed from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.)

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

In-Class:

  • Finish essay test response for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Homework: 

  • Continue work on semester portfolio project (located on your Londonderry Apps Google Drive). Directions are located here and embedded in the portfolio. Due at end of class on Friday, 1/13/17.
  • Continue work on revisions of multi-genre paper – follow all directions posted here. Revision Deadline: Friday, 1/13/17. (Revision work can also be completed from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.)

Writing Workshop

In-Class:

  • Continue work on semester portfolio project (located on your Londonderry Apps Google Drive). Directions are located here and embedded in the portfolio. Due at end of class on Friday, 1/13/17.
  • Continue work on revisions of multi-genre paper – follow all directions posted here. Revision Deadline: Friday, 1/13/17. (Revision work can also be completed from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.)
  • Writing Conferences.

Homework: Follow these steps to prepare for fall semester final exam.

Fall Semester Final Exam Preparation

In-Class:

Homework:

  • Follow these steps to prepare for fall semester final exam.
  • Continue work on revisions of multi-genre paper – follow all directions posted here. Revision Deadline: Friday, 1/13/17. (Revision work can also be completed from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.)



1/9/17

to

1/13/17

No School: Celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

 

Fall Semester Final Exams: A & B

  • If you would like to revise your multi-genre paper, you may do so from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.

Fall Semester Final Exams: C & D

  •  For information about your fall semester final exam, click on the following link: Honors English 11 
  • If you would like to revise your multi-genre paper, you may do so from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.

 

Fall Semester Final Exams: E & F

  • If you would like to revise your multi-genre paper, you may do so from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.

Fall Semester Final Exams: G & H

  •  For information about your fall semester final exam, click on the following link: Honors English 11 
  • If you would like to revise your multi-genre paper, you may do so from 12:00pm to 2:00 pm during exam week.

1/16/17

to

1/20/17