October 14

Mon Oct 14

Block 1-

Complete the worksheet “The Interjection”

Homework- Be ready for the DGP Quiz tomorrow over weeks 5 & 6.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

Pass ut and go over the writing checklist

Continue writing the draft for the essay on the story, “The Veldt,” on notebook paper.

Homework- Be ready for the DGP Quiz tomorrow over weeks 5 & 6.

October 11

Fri Oct 11

Block 1-

Complete and check the Review Sheet for DGP Quiz #3 over weeks 5 & 6

Homework- No homework, but there will be a DGP Quiz on Tuesday over weeks 5 & 6.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 6, Day 5

Passed out a copy of and went over a DO’s and DON’T’s List.

Continue writing the draft for the essay on the story, “The Veldt,” on notebook paper.

The draft (a piece of notebook paper with 4 paragraphs that you wrote from your organizer) is due Monday.

Homework- Finish your draft before class on Monday. Also, don’t forget that there will be a DGP Quiz on Tuesday over weeks 5 & 6.

October 10

Thurs Oct 10

Block 1-

DGP Week 6, Day 4

Check and go over the worksheet “Correlative Conjunction”

Homework- No homework, but there will be a DGP Quiz on Tuesday over weeks 5 & 6.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 6, Day 4

Begin writing the draft for the essay on the story, “The Veldt,” on notebooks paper.

The draft is due Monday

Homework- No homework, but there will be a DGP Quiz on Tuesday over weeks 5 & 6.

October 9

Wed Oct 10

Block 1-

DGP Week 6, Day 3

Go over the worksheet “The Conjunction”

Complete both sides of the worksheet “Correlative Conjunction”

Homework- Finish the worksheet if not done in class.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 6, Day 3

Continue working on over the Graphic Organizer for the essay on the story, “The Veldt.”

This will be the pre-writing stage of the writing process.

Homework- Have the graphic organizer completed before coming to class tomorrow.

October 8

Tues Oct 8

Block 1-

DGP Week 6, Day 2

Go over Coordinating Conjunctions

Complete both sides of “The Conjunction” worksheet

Homework- Finish the worksheet if not done in class.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 6, Day 2

Go over the Graphic Organizer for the essay on the story, “The Veldt.”

Students began working on the organizer. This will be their prewriting stage of the writing process.

Homework- Complete half of the organizer (any 2 paragraph sections).

October 7

Mon Oct 7

Block 1-

DGP Week 6, Day 1

Review Prepositional Phrases

Complete Exit Ticket on Prepositional Phrases

Homework- No homework

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 6, Day 1

Discuss annotations on technology’s effects on overall quality of life in the stor, “The Veldt.”

Homework- No homework

October 4

Fri Oct 4

Block 1-

Finish and turn in the Preposition Activity sheet

Homework- Have a great weekend!

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 5, Day 5

Finish the 2nd reading of “The Veldt” and discuss the story

During discussion and 2nd reading, students can add to their annotations

Homework- Be ready to share and discuss your annotations in the story on how technology effects the overall quality of life.

Have a great weekend!

October 3

Thurs Oct 3

Block 1-

DGP Week 5, Day 4

Check “The Preposition” worksheet

Begin Preposition Activity

Homework- No homework

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 5, Day 4

Discuss and begin a 2nd reading of “The Veldt”

During discussion and 2nd reading, students can add to their annotations

Homework- Finish reading “The Veldt” if you did not on Wednesday night.

October 2

Wed Oct 3

Block 1-

DGP Week 5, Day 3

Check the Prepositional Phrase worksheet

Complete “The Preposition”

Homework- Finish the worksheet if not done in class.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 5, Day 3

Turn in the Predicate worksheet from Tuesday

Finish Vocabulary for “The Veldt”

Begin reading “The Veldt” and annotate the story as explained on the first page.

Homework- Finish reading “The Veldt” and be ready to discuss the story in class tomorrow.

September 30

Mon Sept 30

Block 1-

DGP Week 5, Day 1

Take notes on prepositions and prepositional phrases

Homework- Let your parent(s) know about Curriculum Night tomorrow starting at 6:30 pm in the student’s 1st block class. Doors open at 6:15.

AC Blocks 2, 3, 4, & 5-

DGP Week 5, Day 1

Review Subjects and Predicates

Complete the 2 worksheets with the titles “Simple Predicates, or Verbs,” “Verb Phrases,” “Simple Subjects,” and “Complete Subjects and Predicates.”

Homework- Finish both sides of the 2 worksheets from class if you did not finish them at school. Also, let your parent(s) know about Curriculum Night tomorrow starting at 6:30 pm in the student’s 1st block class. Doors open at 6:15.