December 2017
Essential Questions: How can something intangible impact my life? How do our differences make us similar?
Secondary Questions: How are we able to get past our differences to obtain a sense of belonging? How does writing make use an effective communicator?
          1 December

I. Warm Up

A.Prompt #13 Love
"In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic
love, you want the other person."
                                 - Margaret Anderson

Explain the above quote in regards to Romeo and Juliet.
What do you also believe to be true?

II.
Whole Class
A. Conclude reading Romeo and Juliet.
B. Conclude watching the film Romeo and Juliet .  

III.
Homework
A. Review the play on your own using Collections textbook
and online at myHRW.com.
1. Make sure you visit the link for
Romeo and Juliet above
B. Studey the vocabulary words using the
online resources
above.
  4 Monday
I. Warm Up
A. Take a book, take out WN
B. Prompt #14-Imagine
What situations do you day-dream about
that make you feel better about yourself
and the world? Give details about what
you imagine.
C. Sociogram handout
D. Take out two loose -leaf pages.

II. Individual Work
A. Complete a
plot scheme for Romeo
and Juliet (30 points)_Due Monday
B. Create a sociogram for Romeo and
Juliet draft (50 pts) _Due Monday
5 Tuesday

I. Warm Up
A. Take a book, take out WN
B. Prompt #14-Imagine
What situations do you day-dream about that
make you feel better about yourself and the
world? Give details about what you imagine.
C. Sociogram handout
D. Take out two loose -leaf pages.

II. Individual Work
A. Complete a
plot scheme for Romeo and Juliet
(30 points)_Due Monday
B. Create a sociogram for Romeo and Juliet
draft (50 pts) _Due Monday
6 Wednesday
Vocabulary Test
Continuation of USATESTPREP


How do we experience love and the conflicts surrounding it?
7 Thursday
Vocabulary Test
Continuation of USATESTPREP
8 Friday Romeo and Juliet Test

Plot Scheme Due

Romeo and Juliet Sociogram due
  11 Monday

Romeo and Juliet test
Turn in Plot Scheme
Turn in Sociogram
Ensure USATESTPREP is complete:
One prep and one test.
12 Tuesday
Conclude the study of Romeo and Juliet
Connect Romeo and Juliet to other texts and life.
Begin reading My Shakespeare
I. Warm Up
A. Take out Writer's Notebook
B. Receive Crossword Puzzle on Romeo and
Juliet

II. Whole Class
A. Read My Shakespeare
III. Buddy Team
A. Read poem again
B. Annotate by
1. Paraprasing
2. Identifying literary devices
3. Recognizing form
4. Translating and defining
C. Answer questions for My Shakespeare in WN
1. Make sure that you:
a. DO NOT copy the question
b.Restate the question
c. Answer the question
d. Use evidence and explain
e. Check for spelling and punctuation

IV Homework
A. Anything that is not completed in class
B. All due on Friday
13 Wednesday
Conclude the study of Romeo and Juliet
Connect Romeo and Juliet to other texts and life.
Begin reading My Shakespeare
I. Warm Up
A. Take out Writer's Notebook
B. Receive Crossword Puzzle on Romeo and Juliet

II. Whole Class
A. Read My Shakespeare
III. Buddy Team
A. Read poem again
B. Annotate by
1. Paraprasing
2. Identifying literary devices
3. Recognizing form
4. Translating and defining
C. Answer questions for My Shakespeare in WN
1. Make sure that you:
a. DO NOT copy the question
b.Restate the question
c. Answer the question
d. Use evidence and explain
e. Check for spelling and punctuation

IV Homework
A. Anything that is not completed in class
B. All due on Friday
14 Thursday
I.
Warm Up
A. Prompt #15 -Mask
    When are we forced to wear a mask? What "masks" do you wear
    in your life? Are there ever times when you feel you have to act
    one way but you feel the exact oppposite way inside? Why do you
    think that masks need to be worn? Explain your answer in a short
    paragraph and use details to support your claim. Remember to
    follow the Rubric.

Writer's Notebooks are due on Monday. <<<


II. Whole Class
A. Watch video below (2:43)
My Shakespeare
B. Crossword answers
B. Short video of an imaginary Will  from TNT
C.
Pyramus and Thisbe Handout
D.
Duty pages 289-296


III.
Homework
A. Writer's Notebook due
on Tuesday
B. Read
Duty
C. Study for MidTerm
D. Review will be posted tomorrow.
E.  
Myths, Legends and Tales Tutorial
15 Friday
I.
Warm Up
A. Prompt #15 - to wear a mask? What "masks" do you wear
in your life? Are there ever times when you feel you have to
act one way but you feel the exact oppposite way inside?
Why do you think that masks need to be worn? Explain your
answer in a short paragraph and use details to support your
claim. Remember to follow the Rubric.

II.
Whole Class
A. Watch video below (2:43)
My Shakespeare
B. Crossword answers
B. Short video of an imaginary Will  from TNT
C.
Pyramus and Thisbe Handout
D.
Duty pages 289-296
E. Sign Midterm Forms
F. Midterm Review handout.

III.
Homework
A. Writer's Notebook due
on Tuesday
B. Read
Duty
C. Study for MidTerm
D. Review is posted.
E.  
Myths, Legends and Tales Tutorial
F. Midterms Next Week!