• English 9

    Mrs. Conferti

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    Daily Agenda

    Friday, 3/13/20

    • Review Of Mice and Men:  Chapter Two Questions at Google Classroom
    • Read chapter 3

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow 

    Thursday, 3/12/20

    • Complete Of Mice and Men:  Chapter Two Questions at Google Classroom
    • It is due by 11:59 p.m. tonight

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow 

    Wednesday, 3/11/20

    • Read Of Mice and Men:  Chapter Two

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow 

    Tuesday, 3/10/20

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow 

    Monday, 3/9/20

    • Registration at the HEC

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow

    Friday, 3/6/20

    • WD Quiz
    • Unit 3:  Dreams
      • Of Mice and Men:  Chapter 1 Review
      • Big Rock Candy Mountain Slideshow
      • Complete "The Fat of the Land" StudySync assignment
        • Compare and Contrast the song with the quote "live off the fatta the lan'" by writing a quick write

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow

    Thursday, 3/5/20

    • WD 20-21 Slideshow
    • Of Mice and Men: Read ch. 1
      • Continue Unit 3 Notes
        • Choose a quote from chapter one and write 3 sentences to explain why you chose the quote

    Homework:

    • Bring Of Mice and Men books tomorrow
    • WD Quiz 20-21 tomorrow

    Wednesday, 3/4/20

    • Check out Of Mice and Men at the library

    Homework:

    • Bring your library books tomorrow

    Tuesday, 3/3/20

    Homework:

    • Bring your library books tomorrow 

    Monday, 3/2/20

    • SSR
    • Turn in Unit 2 Work
    • Unit 2:  Leadership:  Power Trip (Blast) at StudySync
    • Begin Unit 3:  Dreams and Aspirations (Blast) at StudySync

    Homework:

    • Bring your library books on Wednesday 

    Friday, 2/28/20

    Homework:

    • Bring all The Odyssey work on Monday (Cover Page

    Thursday, 2/27/20

    • Grammar Quiz
    • Turn in Grammar work
    • Unit 2:  Leadership:  "The 44 Undefeated" activity at Google Classroom

    Homework:

    • Bring all The Odyssey work on Monday (Cover Page)

    Wednesday, 2/26/20

    • SSR
    • Grammar Review

    Homework:

    • Bring all The Odyssey work on Monday (Cover Page)

    Tuesday, 2/25/20

    Homework:


    Monday, 2/24/20

    Homework:


    Thursday, 2/20/20

    • Grammar - Order of Subject and Predicate (Standard versus Inverted)
    • Introduce essay
      • Complete ABC Writing Strategy
      • Start rough draft

    Homework:

    • Essay due Monday night by 11:59 p.m. to Turnitin.com
    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Wednesday, 2/19/20

    • Watch "The Cyclops" and other Odyssey stories
    • Read "Cattle of the Sun" at StudySync and complete three (3) Think questions

    Homework:

    • "Cattle of the Sun" due tonight by 11:59 p.m.
    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Tuesday, 2/18/20

    • The Cyclops Quiz 
    • Finish reading The Cyclops (Book 9)
    • Watch "The Cyclops" and other Odyssey books

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Friday, 2/14/20

    • SSR - Add to your notes
    • Continue reading The Cyclops (Book 9)

    Homework:

    • Add another Blackout Bingo Square to your independent reading notes
    • Finish reading "The Cyclops" - Be ready to discuss on Tuesday!!
    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Thursday, 2/13/20

    • Finish survey on Google Classroom (Healthy Kids Survey)
    • Continue reading The Cyclops (Book 9)

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Wednesday, 2/12/20

    • SSR
    • Finish survey on Google Classroom (CORE SEL Survey)
    • Continue reading The Cyclops (Book 9)

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Tuesday, 2/11/20

    • Grammar - Complete Subjects and Complete Predicates
    • Continue reading The Cyclops (Book 9)

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Friday, 2/7/20

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Thursday, 2/6/20

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24

    Wednesday, 2/5/20

    • SSR - Add notes to your independent reading tasks
    • Complete The Cyclops handout

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24
    • WD 18-19
      • Practice Page due on Thursday, 2/6/20
      • Quiz on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Tuesday, 2/4/20

    • Grammar
    • The Odyssey Book 1

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24
    • WD 18-19
      • Practice Page due on Thursday, 2/6/20
      • Quiz on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Monday, 2/3/20

    • SSR - Book notes 
    • Review Mythology Video Quest

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Independent reading tasks due Monday, 2/24
    • WD 18-19
      • Practice Page due on Thursday, 2/6/20
      • Quiz on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Friday, 1/31/20

    • SSR - Book notes - Choose a square from the Bingo chart
    • Finish "Ozymandias" by Percy Shelley
      • Intro slideshow
      • "Ozymandias" handout
        • Translate/paraphrase the poem on the right side of the handout
        • Highlight and define words you do not know
        • Annotate as well

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
      • Due Monday, 2/24
    • WD 18-19
      • Practice Page due on Thursday, 2/6/20
      • Quiz on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Thursday, 1/30/20

    • Word Dissection slideshow
      • Complete Part A (front side) of the Practice sheet
      • Copy a word from the slideshow for each of the word parts
    • Read "Ozymandias" by Percy Shelley
      • Intro slideshow
      • "Ozymandias" handout
        • Translate/paraphrase the poem on the right side of the handout
        • Highlight and define words you do not know
        • Annotate as well

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
    • WD 18-19
      • Practice Page due on Thursday, 2/6/20
      • Quiz on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Wednesday, 1/29/20

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
    • WD Quiz 18-19 on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Tuesday, 1/28/20

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
    • Blackout Poem is due on Wednesday
    • WD Quiz 18-19 on Thursday, 2/6/20

    Monday, 1/27/20

    • SSR - Book notes 
    • Blackout Poetry (Instructions)
    • Create a Blackout Poem

    Homework:

    • Bring SSR book Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
    • Blackout Poem is due on Wednesday

    Friday, 1/24/20

    • SSR - Book notes and Blackout Bingo 
    • Mythology Video Web Quest Period 5 Period 6

    Homework:

    • Finish Mythology Video Quest by Sunday, 11:59 p.m.

    Wednesday-Thursday, 1/22-23/20

    • DWA: Argument Essay
    • Mythology Video Quest

    Homework:

    • District Writing Assessment on Wed. and Thurs. (Block Schedule)
    • Bring your independent reading book on Friday, 1/24/20

    Tuesday, 1/21/20

    • Log in to Myaccess.com
      • Log in using your
        • Username:  ID
        • Password (all lowercase): The first letter of the first name, then first letter of last name, then birth month, finally birthday.
          • Example: John Smith, Born March 8th will be js0308
          • Example: Susie Miles, Born December 11th will be sm1211
    • Mythology Video Quest

    Homework:

    • District Writing Assessment on Wed. and Thurs. (Block Schedule)
    • Bring your independent reading book on Friday, 1/24/20

    Friday, 1/17/20

    Homework:

    • District Writing Assessment on Wed. and Thurs. (Block Schedule)
    • Bring your independent reading book on Friday, 1/24/20

    Thursday, 1/16/20

    Homework:

    • Bring your independent reading book on Friday

    Wednesday, 1/15/20

    Homework:

    • Bring your independent reading book on Friday
    • WD Quiz on Friday

    Tuesday, 1/14/20

    Homework:

    • Bring your independent reading book on Wednesday
    • WD Quiz on Friday

    Monday, 1/13/20

    • Go to the library and check out books
    • Work on WD V1 16-17 Practice

    Homework:

    • Bring your independent reading book on Wednesday
    • WD Quiz on Friday

    Friday, 1/10/20

    • Work on Banner/Book Mark

    Homework:

    • Bring library book on Monday

    Thursday, 1/9/20

    • Work on Banner/Book Mark

    Homework:

    • 2020 Goals Banner, Acronym Bookmark, and Paragraph (Google Classroom) due Friday by the end of class on Friday

    Wednesday, 1/8/20

    • MAP Testing

    Homework:

    • 2020 Goals Banner, Acronym Bookmark, and Paragraph (Google Classroom) due Friday by the end of class on Friday

    Tuesday, 1/7/20

    Introduce:

    • MAP Testing

     Homework:

    • 2020 Goals Banner, Acronym Bookmark, and Paragraph (Google Classroom) due Friday by the end of class on Friday

     


    Monday, 1/6/20

    Introduce:

    • 2020 Goals Banner
    • Acronym Bookmark

     Homework:

    • 2020 Goals Banner, Acronym Bookmark, and Paragraph due Friday by the end of class on Friday