The Week Ahead: October 7-13, 2019

Here we are, the end of Quarter 1! Let your friends know!

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Well, technically…pay close attention below for deadline updates!

9th

NOTE: ANY MISSED SPELLING TESTS OR RE-TAKES MUST BE COMPLETED BY THURSDAY OCTOBER 10th by 4:30pm for QUARTER ONE!

Day 1:

As always, we will begin the week with a spelling test and a new spelling observation and list. Since we have a three day weekend next weekend, your spelling test will fall on October 21st.

After our spelling routine, we will WATCH Act 1 of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. For homework, you will write a compare and contrast paragraph looking at the film and the play.

Day 2:

We will begin Act 2 by being introduced to new vocabulary and then listening to Act 2, Scene 1.

Day 3:

We will finish Act 2, scene 2 and discuss how the act has added to the plot of the play!

Day 4:

If you are in period A you will have an independent workday on day 4. Use this day to work on your quarter one independent reading assignment.

If you are in period B, D, or E then you will be on the field trip with me and Ms. Daza on Friday!

Indpendent Reading Due Dates:

  • Rough drafts for the purpose of peer review are due in class on October 15th!
  • Final drafts to be graded for a summative assessment grade are due October 18th by 11:59pm to Google Classroom.

 

AP Seminar

Monday: This will be your final workday for your water team presentations. Your homework that will be due on Thursday is to read Chapter 14 of our textbook. I will hand out copies to you on Monday.

Tuesday: PRESENTATIONS on WATER

Thursday: We will continue to review and practice LOR, and we will discuss chapter fourteen together.

Friday: I will be on a field trip with the 9th graders and you will be taking a summative assessment for LOR. It will be a practice exam part A again. You will receive feedback on your first written piece about LOR by Monday evening so that you have a place to ask questions before the summative assessment!