All classes will review for the benchmark Monday and Tuesday by going over the final exam from December. The benchmark, a major grade, will be on Wednesday.
All students will still need to keep up with their nightly novel readings throughout the week.
Week of 1/15/2018
Pre-AP will be revising and editing their blame essays. They will be due by midnight on Thursday as a major grade. We will be working in class on the essay, but homework may be done Thursday if need be.
English I- students will have a writing piece due next Friday, character analysis based on "The Butterfly Circus"
**No School Monday January 15**
End of year English I and English I pre-ap
Monday is a final exam review day! All classes should be reviewing.
Finals are Tuesday-Friday next week!
Tuesday- period 7 final
Wednesday- periods 5 and 6 finals
Thursday- periods 1 and 3 finals
Friday- periods 2 and 4 finals
Good luck to everyone!
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
See ya in 2018
Final Exam Schedule
Monday Dec 18- no exams, review day
Tuesday Dec 19- 1, 3, and 5th period reviews, 7th period exam
Wednesday Dec 20- 2nd and 4th review- 5th and 6th exam
Thursday Dec 21- 1st and 3rd exam- early release 1135AM
Friday Dec 22- 2nd and 4th exam- early release 1135AM
English I Pre-AP Week of 11/27
We will begin our study of Romeo and Juliet today.
The final exam schedule has been posted in teacher's classrooms. Please make sure to encourage your student to take a pic of the schedule and to devote time to study! These tests are 20% of their grade.
Pre-AP Week of 11/13
Monday- Hobbit review
Tuesday- Hobbit TEST
Wed/Thurs(if needed)- Common Assessment
Friday- The Odyssey
Next week is Thanksgiving break. May all of our cougar families enjoy each other and a little down time. Happy Thanksgiving everyone!
Pre-AP week of 11/6
Monday- revise and edit practice, Odyssey study
Tuesday-Thursday- Odyssey study
Friday- closure on Odyssey
Next week Heads up!
Tuesday- Hobbit TEST (Monday reveiw)
Wednesday- common assessment
BOTH ARE MAJOR
English I PreAP
Monday-Friday: greek mythology study of The Odyssey
Pre-AP Week of 10/23
Monday- hero journey vocablary, set up Odyssey Foldable
Tuesday-Nov 6 we will be reading and studying Homer's The Odyssey
Pre-AP week of 10/16
Personal Narrative Essay revision
Friday- we will begin reading The Odyssey by Homer
Parents- the students will be reading JRR Tolkein's "The Hobbit" at home at their own pace during the coming weeks. There will be a test over the novel the week of November 13th.
PreAP week of 10/2
We will be finishing My Antonia this week.
Students will have a vocabulary quiz Monday and a subject quiz near the end of the week.
The My Antonia test will be next week Tues/Thursday.
After we finish My Antonia, we will be taking a closer look at their personal narratives which will be deeply revised and edited. After that, its on to the Odyssey! Fun times in freshman English!
Pre-AP Week of 9/25
Monday- MA reading through page 84
Tuesday- Common Assessment no reading HW
Wednesday- TISD writing snapshot HW- read through page 94
Thursday- HW- read through page 101
Friday- HW- finish book 2, through page 122
Vocabulary Quiz 2 will be Monday. Here's the link to the vocab list.
Howdy all! I'm Mrs. Calcaneo and will be your Cougar's teacher this year for English I Pre-AP. I'm excited to be here!
We are currently working through our summer reading assignment. Students will be working first individually, then with a small group to discuss their novel and take some strategic notes. Upcoming will be a timed essay test over the summer reading on Tuesday. Harvey kind of put us in a tailspin! Thanks for your patience and let's have a great year!