Lesson Plans January 14-17: END of Semester I.


Lit 104   Semester I   Quarter 2   Week 11 Jan 14-17, 2019      Period 7


Mon, 1/14

SAT VQ: Lesson 15 & Found vocabulary.

Next: Lesson 16.


Final essays are due on Tuesday, 1/15.


Discuss Sophocles plays. Test Thursday—open book/notes.

Essay question ideas discussed for in-class test on Thursday.


Read SS7: Chopin: “The Storm” p116 rj for Tuesday.

Tues, 1/15

Add Found Vocab.






Turn in ESSAY!.

Discuss “The Storm.”

Reading Journals are due today—checked in class.

Must include all aspects of the journal.


Poems handed out to add to your collection.

Any more to add to Sophocles’ study?

Wed, 1/16

Add Found Vocab.








Read poems.


Short story to read.: “A Clean, Well-Lighted Place: p147 & rj.

Due on Tuesday, 1/22.

Thurs, 1/17

Add Found Vocab.







Sophocles test. Open notes/books.

Work on poetry when finished—or story & rj.


English 7   Semester I   Quarter 2   Week 11   Jan 14-17, 2019     Period 6

Quotes: Daily Something instead of quotes.

Mon, 1/14

Daily Something




Daily Something begun and explained.


Return tests on “Force of Luck.”

Discuss the story & test.

How to answer the essay question.


Read a story from the textbook: _____________________.

Quiz tomorrow.


Tues, 1/15

Daily Something





WPQ: oct-poly and any previous prefixes: NEXT WEEK.

Next: post-super


Quiz on the reading assigned yesterday.

Wed, 1/16

Daily Something





Handout speech textbooks – the antiques. J

Begin speech unit.



Homework due on Tuesday: ______________________.

Thurs, 1/17

Daily Something





Reading Workshop begins for Semester II.

Book Share (Qtr 3), Word List (Qtr 3), and 40 AR points (Sem II) are due on March 13, 2019.





English II    Sem I    Qtr 2    Week 11   Jan 14-17, 2019   Per 5 


 Mon, 1/14

Handout of poems.

Handout about introductions.

OIT Speech texts handed out. Read about introductions: pp 111-7.

(English II texts collected on Wednesday.)


Overview of the assignment.

Learn introduction techniques and reading poetry techniques.


Read textbook information that surrounds assigned poetry—see page numbers on the handout of poetry. Check for information about the poet. Glean any other ideas.


Read your own two poems with your partner:

one poem from the text/handout and one poem that you found on-line.

Write an introduction to your poet written. (Bio in text and research online).


Present Thursday: 20 minutes of preparation/practice time Thursday.

Then poems presented.

 Tues, 1/15



Do some practice introductions—using attention getters and then look at some example introductions to Speech 111.

 Wed, 1/16

English II TEXTS collected.

WPQ: Latin: doc-ject & any previous word part

Next: Latin: junct-mem


Do some more on poems and introductions. Begin reading OIT text if time.


Thurs, 1/17





Prepare X 20 minutes.




OIT TEXT: Read Chapters 1 & 2: p3ff for Tuesday, 1/22.

English I    Sem I    Qtr 2    Week 11   Jan 14-17, 2019   Pers 3 & 4 


 Mon, 1/14


Sentence to right or write.



Quote Quiz

QAIE (Quote Analyzed Interpreted Evaluated) discussed and assigned.


“Cask of Amontillado” precis is due now.


For the week:

“Masque of the Red Death,” Fall of the House of Usher, and “Cask of Amontillado” discussed.

Discuss poems as needed in each class.


 Tues, 1/15


Sentence to right or write.


WPQ: Greek: iatr-ped; any prefix

Next: same.


More work on Poe literature.


 Wed, 1/16


Sentence to right or write.

“Hop-Frog” and precis assigned: due Tuesday, Jan 22.


Edgar Allan Poe and his Life and his Writings test will coming soon . . .

Thurs, 1/17


Sentence to right or write.




Begin AR point accumulation for Semester II.

AR 40 AR points, Word List & Book Share for Qtr 3 are due by 3/13/19—during your class period.



Writing 122  Semester I   Quarter 2  Week 11  Jan 14-17, 2019        Period 1

Mon, 1/14




Complete reading of Chapter 1: write notes that summarize important aspects of this chapter: what was the intent of the authors: what are readers to remember from this chapter.


Read Chapter 2: Skim Read through page 30 for tomorrow.



Tues, 1/15







Good paragraph/Bad paragraph due today by 4pm


Class discussion of Chapter 2 skim-read through p 30.

Brainstorm a topic to explore . . . begin moving toward the first essay of 122.



Hints about assignment that will be due Thursday?



Wed, 1/16








Continue with Ch 2 and look at Chapter 5 for CRAP/TRAP reminders.



Play the Believing/Doubting Game.


Something will be assigned today to turn in tomorrow.

It is __________________________________ and it is due tomorrow.



Thurs, 1/17







Assignment due from yesterday.