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Agenda- Comp & Lit, Period D (2016-2017)

Week 33: Monday, May 15, 2017 - Friday, May 19, 2017
 Date Agenda
 Monday D Reduced Shakespeare
 TuesdayCReduced Shakespeare
 WednesdayBLast day of classes
Period B Final Exam -- 9:30-10:45
Period D Final Exam -- 9:30-10:45

Week 32: Monday, May 8, 2017 - Friday, May 12, 2017
 Date Agenda
 Monday B The Lion King

Week 31: Monday, May 1, 2017 - Friday, May 5, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  G  Part 6 of Hamlet memorizationHamlet
 Tuesday F Hamlet
 Wednesday E DROP DAY
 Thursday D Part 7 of Hamlet memorization; Hamlet
 Friday C Hamlet;  Hamlet memorization due next week

Week 30: Monday, April 24, 2017 - Friday, April 28, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  D  Part 4 of Hamlet memorizationHamlet
 Tuesday C Hamlet
 Wednesday B Part 5 of Hamlet memorizationHamlet
 Thursday A Hamlet
Hamlet;  Part 6 of Hamlet memorization due Monday

Week 29: Monday, April 10, 2017 - Friday, April 14, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  A  Hamlet
 Tuesday G Part 3 of Hamlet memorizationHamlet
 Wednesday F Hamlet
 Thursday E DROP DAY
NO SCHOOL - Good Friday

Week 28: Monday, April 3, 2017 - Friday, April 7, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  E  DROP DAY
 Tuesday D Part 1 of Hamlet memorizationHamlet
 Wednesday C Hamlet
 Thursday B Part 2 of Hamlet memorizationHamlet

Week 27: Monday, March 27, 2017 - Friday, March 31, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  C  Hamlet
NO CLASS - Lenten Reconciliation Service
 Wednesday A Hamlet
 Thursday G Hamlet
 Friday F Hamlet

Week 26: Monday, March 20, 2017 - Friday, March 24, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  A  Hamlet
 Tuesday G Hamlet
 Wednesday F NO CLASS - Senior Retreat
 Thursday E DROP DAY
 Friday D Hamlet

Week 25: Monday, March 13, 2017 - Friday, March 17, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  E  DROP DAY
 Tuesday D Antigone - Discussion questions
 Wednesday G QUIZ: Antigone
 Thursday C Introduction to Hamlet
 Friday B Hamlet

Week 24: Monday, March 6, 2017 - Friday, March 10, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  C  Antigone
 Tuesday B Antigone
 Wednesday A Antigone
 Thursday G Antigone
 Friday F Antigone

Week 23: Monday, February 27, 2017 - Friday, March 3, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  G  Questions- Book Choice
 Tuesday F Notes on Greek Tragedy
 Wednesday E DROP DAY
 Thursday D Greek Tragedy; Antigone
Michael Sandel's JUSTICE

Week 22: Monday, February 13, 2017 - Friday, February 17, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  E  DROP DAY
 Tuesday D Reading
 Wednesday C Reading
 Thursday B Reading
 Friday A Reading

Week 21: Monday, February 6, 2017 - Friday, February 10, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  C  Reading
 Tuesday B Reading
 Wednesday A Reading
 Thursday G Reading
 Friday F Reading

Week 20: Monday, January 30, 2017 - Friday, February 3, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  A  Reading
 Tuesday G Reading
 Wednesday F Reading
 Thursday E DROP DAY
 Friday D Reading

Week 19: Monday, January 23, 2017 - Friday, January 27, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  F  Vocab, Unit 12
 Tuesday E DROP DAY
 Wednesday D Vocab review; Read Tobias Wolff's "Bullet in the Brain"; finish questions for homework
 Thursday C Discuss "Bullet in the Brain"
 Friday B QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 12

Week 18: Monday, January 9, 2017 - Friday, January 13, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  D  Vocab, Unit 11;  Exam review
 Tuesday C Shadow of a Doubt scenes
 Wednesday B Shadow of a Doubt scenes
 Thursday A TBD
 Friday A QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 11;  END OF QUARTER TWO

Week 17: Monday, January 2, 2017 - Friday, January 6, 2017
 Date   Agenda
 Monday    NO SCHOOL - Vacation
 Tuesday A Alfred Hitchcock's Shadow of a Doubt (1943); Take Vocab, Unit 10 quiz by end of the school day Friday
 Wednesday G Shadow of a Doubt
 Thursday F Shadow of a Doubt; Take Vocab, Unit 10 quiz by end of school tomorrow
 Friday E DROP DAY

Week 16: Monday, December 19, 2016 - Friday, December 23, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  F  Robin Marantz-Hening's "Something's Off" and Ruth Russell's "The Wounds That Can't Be Stitched Up"
 Tuesday E DROP DAY
 Wednesday D Jack London's "To Build a Fire"
 Thursday C "To Build a Fire" (continued)
 Friday B NO SCHOOL - Merry Christmas!

Week 15: Monday, December 12, 2016 - Friday, December 16, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  D  Vocab, Unit 9; Take Vocab, Unit 9 quiz by the end of the school Friday
 Tuesday C Group work (continued)
 Wednesday B Group presentations: SMELL and HEARING
 Thursday A Group presentations: SIGHT and TOUCH;  Take Vocab, Unit 9 quiz by the end of school tomorrow
 Friday G Group presentations:  TASTE

Week 14: Monday, December 5, 2016 - Friday, December 9, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  A  Vocab, Unit 8
 Tuesday G Group work- Senses    
 Wednesday F Group work (continued)
 Thursday E DROP DAY
QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 8; Group work (continued)

Week 13: Monday, November 28 - Friday, December 2, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  F  Argumentative essay (Due at the beginning of class on Friday)
 Tuesday E DROP DAY
 Wednesday D Argumentative essay
 Thursday C Argumentative essay (Due at the beginning of class tomorrow)
 Friday B DUE: Argumentative Essay; Argumentative essay

Week 12: Monday, November 21 - Friday, November 25, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  A  The Argumentative Essay, Step One: Write a Claim;  Step Two: Chart (see Google Classroom)
 Tuesday G Step Two continued
 Wednesday F NO CLASS

Week 11: Monday, November 14 - Friday, November 18, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  F  Vocab, Unit 7
 Tuesday E DROP DAY
 Wednesday D Argumentation -- Crime: Finding an Effective Punishment (pp 575-592)
 Thursday C Argumentation (continued)
 Friday B QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 7; Argumentation (continued)

Week 10: Monday, November 7, 2016 - Friday, November 11, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  C  Schrager's "Daylight Savings Time is Terrible..."
 Tuesday B Limbaugh's "Condoms: The New Diploma"
 Wednesday A Simpson's "Why Tom Brady is Already the Best Quarterback Ever"
 Thursday G TBD
NO SCHOOL - Veterans Day

Week 9: Monday, October 31, 2016 - Friday, November 4, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  G  Vocab, Unit 6
The Argument Essay
 Wednesday E DROP DAY
 Friday D QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 6; The Argument Essay

Week 8: Monday, October 24, 2016 - Friday, October 28, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday  E  DROP DAY
 Tuesday D The Compare and Contrast Essay, Step One: Brainstorming
 Wednesday C The Compare and Contrast Essay, Step Two: General outline and intro. paragraph
 Thursday B The Compare and Contrast Essay, Step Three: First draft
 Friday A The Compare and Contrast Essay, Step Three (continued)

Week 7: Monday, October 17, 2016 - Friday, October 21, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday B Vocab, Unit 5
 Tuesday A The Compare/Contrast Essay  --  Girls' Form       Guys' Form
 Thursday G The Compare/Contrast essay; Suzanne Britt's "That Lean and Hungry Look"
 Friday F QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 5;  Student choice compare/contrast essay

Week 6: Monday, October 10, 2016 - Friday, October 14, 2016
 Date   Agenda
NO SCHOOL - Columbus Day
 Tuesday F QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 3; Vocab, Unit 4
 Wednesday E DROP DAY
 Thursday D excerpt from Travis Roy's Eleven Seconds
 Friday C QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 4; Eleven Seconds

Week 5: Monday, October 3, 2016 - Friday, October 7, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday D Vocab, Unit 3
 Tuesday C The Witness
 Wednesday B The Witness
 Thursday A The Witness discussion
 Friday G QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 3;  David Sedaris's "Now We Are Five"

Week 4: Monday, September 26, 2016 - Friday, September 30, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday B The Narrative Essay, Step Three: First Draft (see Google Classroom)
 Tuesday A The Narrative Essay, Step Three (cont.)
 Wednesday G Martin Gansberg's "38 Who Saw Murder Didn't Call Police"
 Thursday F DUE: The Narrative Essay, Step Three; "38 Who Saw Murder..." (cont);  
 Friday E DROP DAY

Week 3: Monday, September 19, 2016 - Friday, September 23, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday F Vocab, Unit 2; Submit college essay in Google Classroom by Friday's class
Vocab, Unit 2; James Lincoln Collier's "Anxiety: Challenge by Another Name";  The Narrative Essay
 Wednesday E DROP DAY
 Thursday D Richard Brody's "How I Got Smart"; The Narrative Essay, Step One: Pre-writing  (See Google Classroom)
 Friday C QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 2; DUE: "The College Essay" (submit in Google Classroom)
The Narrative Essay, Step Two

Week 2: Monday, September 12, 2016 - Friday, September 16, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday D Vocab, Unit 1
 Tuesday C Plagiarism presentation; Turnitin.com sign up
 Wednesday B Richard Lederer's "The Case for Short Words"; William Zinsser's "Simplicity"
 Thursday A Writing exercise
 Friday G QUIZ: Vocab, Unit 1; Writing exercise

Week 1: Monday, September 6, 2016 - Friday, September 9, 2016
 Date   Agenda
 Monday   NO SCHOOL- Labor Day
 Tuesday A "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore"
 Wednesday G Class Policies and Expectations; Website; Google Classroom; Reading articles
 Thursday F Reading articles
 Friday E DROP DAY