Assignments 12/21

December 21, 2018

English 11A:

  • We finished the Flashback assignment
  • We watched “Turning Point” from 1996 with interviews from the survivors of the Everest Disaster

English 11B:

  • We finished the Macbeth Activity

Assignments 12/20

December 20, 2018

English 11A:

Students will closely examine the structure of Into Thin Air

  • We took some notes
  • We read Chapter 13 and answered the corresponding questions on the Part 3 Guided Reading
  • We worked on the Flashback assignment

English 11B:

Students will prove their knowledge of Macbeth

  • We finished the test
  • Then we started the Macbeth capstone activities

Assignments 12/19

December 19, 2018

English 11A:

Students will connect the themes of Into Thin Air

  • We took some notes
  • We read Chapter 12 and answered the corresponding questions on the Part 3 Guided Reading
  • Then we started the Flashback Assignment

English 11B:

Students will prove their knowledge of Macbeth

  • Everyone did the Macbeth Review
  • Then we started the Macbeth test
  • We’ll finish it up tomorrow

Assignments 12/18

December 18, 2018

English 11A:

Students will prove their knowledge of Into Thin Air

English 11B:

Students will prove their knowledge of Macbeth

  • After a few minutes of study time, we did the Act 5 Quiz
  • Everyone handed in the Act 5 Guided Reading
  • We watched a version of the first half of the play

Assignments 12/17

December 17, 2018

English 11A:

Students will complete the first half of Into Thin Air.  Students will practice SAT-style grammar.

  • I gave everyone a few minutes to finish up Ch. 10 stuff
  • Then we did the SAT-style grammar assignment through Google Classroom
  • Then we took notes
  • Then we did Ch. 11 stuff
  • Quiz tomorrow over Ch. 6-11; the Guided Reading is also due

English 11B:

Students will complete Macbeth.

  • We watched a version of Act 5 scene 1
  • Then we read through the rest of the play
  • We also watched a version of the “Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow” speech
  • Act 5 Quiz tomorrow; the Guided Reading is also due

Assignments 12/14

December 14, 2018

English 11A:

Students will connect real-life situations to Into Thin Air

  • We went over Ch. 9
  • We took some notes
  • We read Ch. 10
  • Everyone handed in their warm-ups
  • We’ll probably have a quiz over ch. 6-11 on Tuesday

English 11B:

Students will prove their knowledge of Act 4 of Macbeth


Assignments 12/13

December 13, 2018

English 11A:

Students will read through Ch. 9 of Into Thin Air

  • We read Ch. 8
  • Then I went over grading practices
  • We took some notes
  • We read Ch. 9
  • We’ll probably have a quiz over everything on Tuesday

English 11B:

Students will read Act 4 of Macbeth

  • We watched a version of Act 4 scene 1
  • Then we read scene 2
  • Then I read scene 3 aloud
  • Quiz over Act 4 tomorrow