Quarter 3 Syllabus

Junior Academic
“The quality, not the longevity, of one’s life is what is important.”Martin Luther King, Jr.
 
DAY 1

Groups 3, 4 & 5 Freytag’s Pyramid Summaries due                                        (R)

The Greatest Short Story Debate

For DAY 2- Prepare for assign role of The Greatest Short Story Debate

DAY 2

The Greatest Short Story Debate preparation

Abby Willingham Narrative

For DAY 3- Prepare for The Greatest Short Story Debate

DAY 3

The Greatest Short Story Debate preparation

Abby Willingham Narrative

For DAY 4- Final Preparation for Greatest Short Story Debate

DAY 4

The Greatest Short Story Debate                                                                        (S/L & R)

For DAY 5- Work on Abby Willingham Narrative

DAY 5

Short Story Development

Complete Greatest Short Story Debate

Phrases

For DAY 6- Phrases Definitions & Truman Capote web search

DAY 6

Truman Capote Websearch due                                                                       (W)

Final Work for Abby Willingham Narrative

Phrase Practice
(Phrases Defintions due)                                                       (L)

For DAY 7- Complete Abby Willingham Narrative

DAY 7

Abby Willingham Narrative due                                                                          (W)

Review Phrases

Vocabulary 6

For DAY 8- Read pgs. 1-41 of In Cold Blood & Complete Vocabulary 6

DAY 8

Vocabulary 6 due                                                                                                       (L)

Clauses

Review pgs. 1-41 of In Cold Blood

For DAY 9- Clause Practice & Read pgs. 41-79 of In Cold Blood

DAY 9

Vocabulary 6 Review

Clause Review (Clauses definitions due)                                                                (L)

For DAY 10- Read pgs. 79-120 of In Cold Blood & Phrase/Clause Practice
                        Study for Vocabulary 6 Test

DAY 10

Vocabulary 6 Test                                                                                                     (L)

Junior Research Paper

For DAY 11- Review for Phrase/Clause test & Read pgs. 120-155 of In Cold Blood

DAY 11

Phrase/Clause Test                                                                                                  (L)

Review In Cold Blood                                                                                              (R)

Work on Junior Paper

For DAY 12- Read pgs. 159-203 of In Cold Blood

DAY 12

Sentence Types

Review In Cold Blood                                                                                                        (R)

Work on Junior Research Paper

For DAY 13- Sentence Types Practice & Read pgs. 203-246 of In Cold Blood

DAY 13

Work on Junior Research Paper

Review In Cold Blood                                                                                              (R)

For DAY 14- Read pgs. 251-288 of In Cold Blood

DAY 14

Sentence Types Quiz due                                                                                        (L)

Vocabulary 7

For DAY 15- Complete Vocabulary 7 & Read pgs. 288-320 of In Cold Blood

DAY 15

Vocabulary 7 due                                                                                                       (L)

Writing Workshop:  Complete Junior Research Paper

For DAY 16- Complete Junior Research Paper

DAY 16

Junior Research Paper due                                                                                      (W (1200pts.))

Research Paper Note cards due                                                                                (W)

Review Vocabulary 7

Review In Cold Blood                                                                                                 (R)

For DAY 17- Complete Reading In Cold Blood
Study for Vocabulary 7 Test

DAY 17

Vocabulary 7 Test                                                                                                    (L)

Watch Capote

For DAY 18- Make sure that the In Cold Blood Study guide questions are completed

DAY 18

Complete viewing Capote

SAT Practice

For DAY 19- Make sure that the In Cold Blood Study guide questions are completed

DAY 19

Review Capote and In Cold Blood

SAT Practice

For DAY 20-  Study for In Cold Blood Exam

DAY 20

In Cold Blood Study Guide Questions due                                                         (R)

In Cold Blood Exam                                                                                                (R)

SAT Practice

For DAY 21- Arthur Miller & New England Puritan Society Web Search

DAY 21

Arthur Miller & New England Puritan Society Web Search                          (W)

Distribute and Begin Reading The Crucible

For DAY 1 Quarter 4- Complete Act I of The Crucible

Quarter 3 Valued Assignments:

Reading (40%)                                   8

Writing (30%)                                     5

Speaking/Listening(20%)                2        

Language (10%)                                  8