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LA 8H - 2nd Nine Weeks Syllabus - REVISED

 

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NOV 14 A

 

15 B

   Quiz: pp. 93-110

  Graded discussion: Section Two

  Review participial phrases

   HW: (1) Read pp. 113-139 to “…he was swept away in the dark.” (2) do reading journal and annotation 3) Get progress report signed

16 A

 

17 B

   Quiz: pp. 113-139

  Gerund phrases

  Degen: pp. 51-54

   HW: (1) Read pp. 139 – 165 (end of the book) (2) Do reading journal and annotation

18 A

International Day

 

21

NO SCHOOL

 

 

 

22

NO SCHOOL

 

23

NO SCHOOL

 

24

NO SCHOOL

 

25

NO SCHOOL

 

28 B

   Quiz: pp. 139-165

  Graded discussion of entire book

   HW: F451 outline: topic sentence and supports

 

 

29 A

 

30 B

   Peer edit

  Discuss book people and Montag’s revelation about the sun

  Degen: Word and Logic glue - pp. 58-60

  Gerund vs. participial phrases

   HW: Rough Draft of character paragraph (Quiz-completion grade)

DEC 1 A

 

2 B

   ROUGH DRAFT OF F451 PARAGRAPH DUE

   HW: (1) Do journal revision for F451 (2) Study for   F451 test

5 A

 

6 B

   F451 Journal Revision Due

  F451 test

  Peer edit paragraphs

  Sentence groups

   HW: Sentence combining with PrPP on p. 167 (evens) and Sentence combining with PaPP on p. 168 (evens) – DO ON A SEPARATE PAPER

7 A

 

8 B

   editing practice: blending and elaboration

  gerund and participial phrases

   HW: Distinguishing between GP and PaPP/PrPP – pp. 170-171 (do all) – DO ON A SEPARATE PAPER

9 A

 

12 B

  Analysis vs. plot summary

  gerund and participial phrases

   HW: Editing practice

13 A

 

14 B

  Grammar review

   HW: Review packet

 

15 A

 

16 B

 REVIEW FOR SEMESTER EXAM

   HW: Study for semester exam

19

SEMESTER EXAMS:

A1 & A2

 

 

 

20 B

SEMESTER EXAMS:

B1 & B2

21 A

SEMESTER EXAMS:

A3 & A4

22 B

SEMESTER EXAMS:

B3 & B4

23 A

NO SCHOOL

Major Grades :

                Short Story final draft(Oct. 27)

                Fahrenheit 451 Test (Dec. 2 or 5 )

                Fahrenheit 451 Journal Revision (Dec. 2 or 5)