October 15th, 2018

College 101

Assignment:

Upload practice test answers to Testive​

Review feedback​

Browse website & test prep. features​

Schedule weekly practice goals

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!​

1. The doctor told her that she should eat more healthful foods and ______.​

A. to start a diet program    C. that exercise helps​

B. to attend a fitness class    D. exercise more regularly​

2. “______ in another man’s shoes is to know him.” ​

A. Going for a walk       C. Walking​

B. To walk                      D. Walks and contemplations

Assignments:

– Chapter 5 The Scarlet Letter
Notes page:: summarize, track themes, identify rhetorical devices, analyze symbolism
Theme analysis assignment (upload before the 18th)
– Study (Padlet pageStudy Guide
– Test TOMORROW on chapters 1-5

ENG11

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!​

1. The doctor told her that she should eat more healthful foods and ______.​

A. to start a diet program    C. that exercise helps​

B. to attend a fitness class    D. exercise more regularly​

2. “______ in another man’s shoes is to know him.” ​

A. Going for a walk       C. Walking​

B. To walk                      D. Walks and contemplations

Assignments:

10/09: Planning and outlining workbook pages (30)​
–   pages 16, 17, & 18 from last week​
10/10: Rough draft of essay submitted on Engrade & printed (30)​
10/11: Revision tips from workbook applied to r.draft (30)​
–   pages 19 & 20​​ Revising and Peer Revision
10/12: Peer editing (Editing Checklist and MLA Format Guide) marks on r.draft and applied to f.draft (10)​
–   from teacher​
10/16: F.draft submitted on Engrade (100)
–  Rubrics for Argumentative Essay 

10/17: Self-reflection (10)​
–    rubric & exit slip

October 12th, 2018

College 101

ACT practice test for Testive (part 4)

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. My mom said, “You will either listen to your father, or ____.”
A. negative results will occur      C. to face negative results
B. you will face negative results D. the results will be negative

2. ______ himself about the issue seemed just as important as voting on it.  
A. To inform                                  C. He informs
B. Gathering information by      D.  Informing

Assignments:

– Chapter 5 The Scarlet Letter
– Discussion
Notes page: summarize, track themes, identify rhetorical devices, analyze symbolism
Theme analysis assignment​ (due by Wednesday)
– Test Tuesday on chapters 1-5 – Study Guide

ENG11 

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. My mom said, “You will either listen to your father, or ____.”
A. negative results will occur      C. to face negative results
B. you will face negative results D. the results will be negative

2. ______ himself about the issue seemed just as important as voting on it.  
A. To inform                                  C. He informs
B. Gathering information by      D.  Informing

Assignments:

10/09: Planning and outlining workbook pages (30)​
–   pages 16, 17, & 18 from last week​
10/10: Rough draft of essay submitted on Engrade & printed (30)​
10/11: Revision tips from workbook applied to r.draft (30)​
–   pages 19 & 20​​ Revising and Peer Revision
10/12: Peer editing marks on r.draft and applied to f.draft (10)​
–   from teacher​​ Editing Checklist and MLA Format Guide
10/16: F.draft submitted on Engrade & uploaded to Padlet (100)​
–    rubric on Engrade & classroom website​​ Rubrics for Argumentative Essay
10/17: Self-reflection (10)​
–    rubric & exit slip 

October 11th, 2018

College 101

ACT Practice for Testive (part 3)

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. Andy gets up at 6, leaves for work at 6:30, _______, and goes to bed at 2.
A. is eating dinner at 11         C. ate at 11
B. has eaten dinner by 11      D. eats at 11

2. The report was well-researched, concise, and _______.
A. it was of great relevance to today’s world        C. relevant
B. an astoundingly relevant piece          D. lacking-relevance

Assignments: 

– Group analysis of literary devices (2nd period only)

Literary Devices group

– Chapter 5 The Scarlet Letter​ The Scarlet Letter FULL TEXT
– Discussion
– Notes: summarize, track themes, identify rhetorical devices, analyze symbolism​ Notes Page
Theme assignment​ 
Test Tuesday on chapters 1-5 Study Guide

ENG11

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. Andy gets up at 6, leaves for work at 6:30, _______, and goes to bed at 2.
A. is eating dinner at 11         C. ate at 11
B. has eaten dinner by 11      D. eats at 11

2. The report was well-researched, concise, and _______.
A. it was of great relevance to today’s world        C. relevant
B. an astoundingly relevant piece          D. lacking-relevance

Assignments:

10/09: Planning and outlining workbook pages (30)​
–   pages 16, 17, & 18 from last week​
10/10: Rough draft of essay submitted on Engrade & printed (30)​
10/11: Revision tips from workbook applied to r.draft (30)​
–  Revising and Peer Revision
10/12: Peer editing marks on r.draft and applied to f.draft (10)​
–   from teacher​​ Editing Checklist and MLA Format Guide
10/16: F.draft submitted on Engrade & uploaded to Padlet (100)​
–    rubric on Engrade & classroom website​
10/17: Self-reflection (10)​
–    rubric & exit slip Rubrics for Argumentative Essay

October 10th, 2018

College 101

ACT practice test for Testive

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. While in college I worked as a waitress, a personal trainer, and _______.​

A. helped tutor kids                        C. a tutor​

B. tutoring kids in the evenings   D. I tutored kids​

2. Pirates ransacked the mansion, and ______.​

A. were stealing the silver       C. will take the silver​

B. are taking the silver             D.  stole the silver

Assignments:

– Chapter 4-5 of The Scarlet Letter (10 minutes)​ The_Scarlet_Letter_T
– Discussion
– Notes graphic organizer for themes of judgement & identity, summary of chapter, analyzing symbolism, and identifying rhetorical devices​ (5 minutes) 
– Theme analysis assignment (remainder) Theme  w/ Padlet post & replies

ENG11

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. While in college I worked as a waitress, a personal trainer, and _______.​

A. helped tutor kids                        C. a tutor​

B. tutoring kids in the evenings   D. I tutored kids​

2. Pirates ransacked the mansion, and ______.​

A. were stealing the silver       C. will take the silver​

B. are taking the silver             D.  stole the silver

Assignments:

10/09: Planning and outlining workbook pages (30)
–   pages 16, 17, & 18 from last week
10/10: Rough draft of essay submitted on Engrade & printed (30)
10/11: Revision tips from workbook applied to r.draft (30)
–   pages 19 & 20
10/12: Peer editing marks on r.draft and applied to f.draft (10)
–   from teacher
10/16: F.draft submitted on Engrade & uploaded to Padlet (100)
–    rubric on Engrade & classroom website
10/17: Self-reflection (10)
–    rubric & exit slip

October 9th, 2018

College 101

ACT practice test for Testive

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringerMake the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. Driving to New York can take less time than ____.

A. to fly to New York          C. a flight

B. taking an airplane          D. flying

2. We will stop by after we have lunch or ____.

A. the next day                        C. maybe we won’t

B. when your shift is over     D. finishing dessert

Assignments:

– Chapter 4 of The Scarlet Letter 
– Graphic organizer for themes of judgement & identity, summary of chapter, analyzing symbolism, and identifying rhetorical devices​ 
– Discussion

ENG11

Bell-ringerMake the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. Driving to New York can take less time than ____.

A. to fly to New York          C. a flight

B. taking an airplane          D. flying

2. We will stop by after we have lunch or ____.

A. the next day                        C. maybe we won’t

B. when your shift is over     D. finishing dessert

Assignments:

10/09: Planning and outlining workbook pages (30)
–   pages 16, 17, & 18 from last week
10/10: Rough draft of essay submitted on Engrade & printed (30)
10/11: Revision tips from workbook applied to r.draft (30)
–   pages 19 & 20
10/12: Peer editing marks on r.draft and applied to f.draft (10)
–   from teacher
10/16: F.draft submitted on Engrade & uploaded to Padlet (100)
–    rubric on Engrade & classroom website
10/17: Self-reflection (10)
–    rubric & exit slip

 

 

 

October 8th, 2018

College 101

Begin ACT practice test for Testive website

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringerMake the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. My dog not only likes to play fetch, but __________.​
A. also chase cars        C. also to chase the cars​
B. chasing cars too      D. to go and chase cars as well​

2. Ellen likes hiking forest trails, ____, and taking afternoon naps.  ​
A. the rodeo                     C. rodeoing with friends​
B. going to the rodeo      D. attending wild rodeos

Assignments:
– Study for vocabulary test (someone start a jam and write the code on the board)
– Turn in study guides to the following students: 2nd – Tatyana, 3rd – Matthew H,  5th – Katie, 6th – Daniel, 7th – Hope (please place on my desk in a neat stack)
– Test
– Rhetorical analysis (last day to submit before I begin taking away late points)

ENG11

Bell-ringerMake the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. My dog not only likes to play fetch, but __________.​
A. also chase cars        C. also to chase the cars​
B. chasing cars too      D. to go and chase cars as well​

2. Ellen likes hiking forest trails, ____, and taking afternoon naps.  ​
A. the rodeo                     C. rodeoing with friends​
B. going to the rodeo      D. attending wild rodeos

Assignments:
– Study for vocabulary test (someone start a jam and write the code on the board)
– Turn in study guides to the following students: 2nd – Tatyana, 3rd – Matthew H,  5th – Katie U, 6th – Daniel, 7th – Hope (please place on my desk in a neat stack)
– Test
– Finish typing drafts of argumentative essays (piracy), upload to Engrade, and print ONE copy. Leave the copies in a NEAT stack on my desk. Today is the last day to submit the draft before I begin taking off late points!!!

October 4th, 2018

College 101

Assignment:

  1. Visit CFWV and check calendar of what you should be doing during this month in order to be on track to enter college.​
  2. Search for scholarships.​
  3. Browse and research majors and colleges.​
  4. Add to CFWV portfolio.​
  5. Exit slip – How did you use the CFWV website to help plan for college today?

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

  1. John dressed as Batman and _______ as Spiderman. ​

A. Doug is dressing               C. Doug dressed​

B. Doug was dressed            D. Doug will be dressed​

  1. In college, I discovered that when I sipped a cup of hot tea or ___________, I instantly became tired.

A. listened to a classic album       C. am listening to an album

B. if I listen to a classic album      D. would listen to a classic album

Assignments:

– Finish reading chapter 3 of The Scarlet Letter (start on 97, “Hearken”)​ The_Scarlet_Letter_T
– Notes on graphic organizer for themes of judgement & identity, summary of chapter, analyzing symbolism, and identifying rhetorical devices​ Notes Page
– Rhetorical analysis (chapter 1-3) due Friday!​ Rhetorical Analysis Assignment
– Exit slip: Who do you think is the father of the baby and why? Cite at least ONE clue from the text that supports your idea.  Write your response on our Scarlet Letter Padlet page (click here).

ENG11

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

  1. John dressed as Batman and _______ as Spiderman. ​

A. Doug is dressing               C. Doug dressed​

B. Doug was dressed            D. Doug will be dressed​

  1. In college, I discovered that when I sipped a cup of hot tea or ___________, I instantly became tired.

A. listened to a classic album       C. am listening to an album

B. if I listen to a classic album      D. would listen to a classic album

Assignments: Collections Performance: Part 2, Step 3

A. Page #16 – Make a Precise Claim 1-4, Position, & Claim
B. Page #16 – State Reasons chart in complete sentences
C. Page #17 – Summary & Evidence chart with Relevant & Sufficient evidence
D. Page #18 – Created a detailed outline with all parts (enlarged copies of the outline are printed and on the front table)
E. Page #19 – Read “Draft Your Essay”
F. Computer – Draft your essay on Microsoft Word (save correctly)
and print out ONE copy.
G. Page #19 – Revision Checklist: Self Evaluation chart; Use the “Ask Yourself” column to revise. Follow ALL instructions in the “Tips” column on your printed draft. I SHOULD SEE WRITING ON YOUR PRINTED DRAFT. Apply “Revision Strategies” as needed.

October 3rd, 2018

College 101

ACT math prep. led by Mrs. Ramey

ENG11 Honors

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

  1. The ad claims that this toothpaste _______ and prevents more cavities than any other toothpaste. ​

A. will kill more germs                         C. is a germ killer​
B. is good for killing more germs       D. kills germs ​

2. Because she is compassionate and ________ about animals, Jess will make a good      veterinarian.​

A. knowledgeable                      C. knows a lot​
B. possesses vast knowledge     D. she is knowing plenty

Assignments:
– Chapter 3 of The Scarlet Letter ​-> Click here for a link to the full-text 
– Graphic organizer for themes of judgement & identity, summary of chapter, analyzing symbolism, and identifying rhetorical devices​ Sept. 18 – Notes for The Scarlet Letter
– Discussion
– Rhetorical analysis (chapters 1-3) due Friday!

ENG11 

Bell-ringer: Make the following sentences have parallel structure. Write the sentences out with the correct options in place (CIRCLE IT)!

1. Thelma likes playing the clarinet, _____________, and watching the football games.​
A. to march in the band            C. practicing with the band​
B. marching band practice       D. the marching band ​

2. Rafael delivered his speech ___________ and enthusiastically.
A. confidently               C. confidently to a large audience​
B. with confidence      D. speaking with confidence

Assignments:               

Collections Performance: Part 2, Step 2
A. Page #16 – Make a Precise Claim 1-4, Position, & Claim
B. Page #16 – State Reasons chart in complete sentences
C. Page #17 – Summary & Evidence chart with Relevant & Sufficient evidence
D. Page #18 – Created a detailed outline with all parts (enlarged copies of the outline are printed and on the front table)
E. Page #19 – Read “Draft Your Essay”
F. Computer – Draft your essay on Microsoft Word (save correctly)
and print out ONE copy

G. Page #19 – Revision Checklist: Self Evaluation chart; Use the “Ask Yourself” column to revise. Follow ALL instructions in the “Tips” column on your printed draft. I SHOULD SEE WRITING ON YOUR PRINTED DRAFT. Apply “Revision Strategies” as needed.