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The Odyssey
Due Date: 1/10/2018
Subject: English I

Introduction to the Epic Hero



"The Story of an Hour" and Epic Introduction
Due Date: 1/9/2018
Subject: English I

Complete the discussion on "The Story of an Hour" and begin the introduction to the epic, The Odyssey



Pre-Assessment Test
Due Date: 1/8/2018
Subject: English I


Analytical Summary
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: English I

Informational Texts

"Ingenious Coralbots May Help Restore Coral Reefs"  and "Sunken Steel Cages Could Save Coral Reefs"



Executive Order 9066
Due Date: 11/27/2017
Subject: English I

Informational Texts

Andrew Jackson's Speech to Congress on 'Indian Removal,' Excerpt from Trail of Tears Diary,"  "Day of Infamy" Speech, "Japanese Relocation During World War II,"  "Why I Love a Country That Once Betrayed Me," "Exploring America's Concentration Camps," and "Confirming the Termination of Japanese Internment"



Night
Due Date: 11/10/2017
Subject: English I

Read sections four to nine in the memoir Night by November 13, 2017



Night
Due Date: 11/3/2017
Subject: English I

Read sections one to three in the memoir Night by Friday, November 3, 2017.



To Kill a Mockingbird
Due Date: 10/9/2017
Subject: English I

Read chapters 7 to 11 in To Kill a Mockingbird this week.



To Kill a Mockingbird
Due Date: 10/2/2017
Subject: English I

Read chapters 1-5 in To Kill a Mockingbird for Monday, October 2, 2017.



Romeo and Juliet Acts II and III
Due Date: 9/17/2017
Subject: English I

Read Acts II and III of Romeo and Juliet; complete the Study Guide.



Romeo and Juliet Introduction/Act I
Due Date: 9/11/2017
Subject: English I

Do our differences define us?  pp. 776-800; pp. 801-807; pp.809-831 in Literature



“The Odyssey: a soldier’s road home”
Due Date: 8/30/2017
Subject: English I

Read "The Odyssey: a soldier's road home."



"The Odyssey" Part II
Due Date: 8/28/2017
Subject: English I

Read "The Odyssey" Part II this week.



"Back from War, But Not Really Home"
Due Date: 8/25/2017
Subject: English I

Complete the third close reading of this article and answer comprehension questions.



"The Odyssey" Part I
Due Date: 8/20/2017
Subject: English I

Read pp. 1045-1082 in Literature text in class this week.



"Ulysses"
Due Date: 8/20/2017
Subject: English I

Read the poem, "Ulysses," by Lord Tennyson and compare the main character in each work.



Library Orientation
Due Date: 8/15/2017
Subject: English I

Library Orientation Visit



"The Most Dangerous Game" Summary Activities
Due Date: 8/14/2017
Subject: English I

Summary discussion and assessment on "The Most Dangerous Game"



"The Odyssey"
Due Date: 8/14/2017
Subject: English I

We will begin the epic poetry unit with an introduction to mythology and readings from "The Odyssey" as well as related topics and articles.



"The Most Dangerous Game"
Due Date: 8/7/2017
Subject: English I

Read the short story"The Most Dangerous Game" for the week's discussion of the short story.



To Kill A Mockingbird
Due Date: 9/18/2016
Subject: English I

Complete discussion of To Kill A Mockingbird by Thursday.   Exam is Friday.   Bring TKAM to the class on Monday, September 26 and be prepared to check out Night by Elie Wiesel.



Romeo and Juliet Act II and III
Due Date: 8/22/2016
Subject: English I

Read Acts II and III and complete the Study Guide questions for Romeo and Juliet.



Romeo and Juliet
Due Date: 8/16/2016
Subject: English I

Read Act I of Romeo and Juliet and answer study guide questions for Act I.  Submit Movie Review of Romeo and Juliet on August 19



To Kill a Mockingbird
Due Date: 8/15/2016
Subject: English I

Continue reading To Kill A Mockingbird until you are finished the book.



Reading Assignment
Due Date: 8/7/2016
Subject: English I

Read "The Story of An Hour," "My Mother Never Worked," and "So That Nobody Has to Go to School If They Don't Want To" this week.  All are available online.