• ICE'ing Quotes

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/29/2020

    Agenda:

    • Warm-up: Review Types of Supporting Information
    • Important Notes about Punctuating Citations
    • ICE'ing Quotes Notes
      • Introduce
      • Cite
      • Explain
    • Ice Edits
    Homework:
    • Blue Packet Worksheet based on Article due Tuesday
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  • Types of Supporting Information

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/28/2020

    Agenda:

    • Warm-up: Evaluate Student Sample Paragraph
    • Discuss Grader Feedback from Parts 2 and 3
    • Notes: Types of Supporting Information
    • Exit Ticket: Practice with Types  
    Homework:
    • None for today.  Be aware that ELA homework help is continuing throughout Quarter 3 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
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  • Midterm Review

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/27/2020

    Agenda:

    • Self-Reflection WS
    • Breakdown of Regents Grade and Reflection
    • Close look at multiple choice
    Homework:
    • None.  Be prepared to go into more Regents Review tomorrow.
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  • Part 2 Text Scavenger Hunt

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/10/2020

    Agenda:

    • Warm-up: Review Part 2 Directions
    • Complete Text Scavenger Hunt
    • Review Answers
    • Skim through samples and what they look like 
     
    Homework:
    • Review for the Regents
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  • Linking Themes in The Crucible to Today

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/9/2020

    Agenda:

     
    Homework:
    • Make sure that you are caught up
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  • Finishing The Crucible

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/8/2020

    Agenda:

    • Finish Act 4
    • Complete Reading Questions
    • Complete the Plot Diagram
    • Discuss the Climax
    • Begin reading court declarations/spectral evidence
     
    Homework:
    • Make sure you have turned in your Part 2 Essay
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  • Continuing Act 4

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/7/2020

    Agenda:

    • Warm-up: Finish reading questions and complete journal on whether or not the climax has been reached
    • Read Act 4 and continue to answer questions
     
    Homework:
    • Check the exam schedule.
    • Make sure that you have finished the reading questions through #16.
    • Regents Review (worth extra credit) continues after school Monday-Thursday
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  • The Crucible Act 4

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 1/6/2020

    Agenda:

    • Review where the major characters stand at the end of Act 3
    • Begin reading Act 4 (answer through question 10)
     
    Homework:
    • Make sure you have answered through question 10
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  • Reviewing Plot with The Twilight Zone

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 12/20/2019

    Agenda:

    • Announcements
    • Review of plot
    • Looking for the climax in an episode of The Twilight Zone
      • "5 Characters in Search of an Exit" or "Masks"
     
    Homework:
    • Make sure that your Part 2 essay has been submitted
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  • Part 2 Completion and Consideration of Holiday Song Context

    Posted by Jennifer Hoffmann on 12/19/2019

    Agenda:

    • Warm-up: Complete part 2
    • Background discussion: Creedence Clearwater's "Bad Moon Rising"
    • Extension to the debate surrounding "Baby It's Cold Outside"
      • Watch scene from Neptune's Daughter
      • Read Article
      • Look at Legend's modern adaption
    • Discussion: Did the song need to be changed?  Was the original inappropriate?  In context?  What do the changes allow for in today's society?
     
    Homework:
    • Make sure all part 2's are in before break even if you have been absent.
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