English II Lesson Plans

THE DUE DATES AND ASSIGNMENTS ARE TENTATIVE AND CAN BE CHANGED WITHOUT ONLINE NOTICE BUT WILL ALWAYS BE COMMUNICATED TO THE STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM VIA VERBAL COMMUNICATION AND POSTED ON THE BOARD.

OPTIONAL- BONUS VOCAB ASSIGNMENT HAS BEEN ADDED UNDER ENGLISH II DOCUMENTS. MUST BE TURNED IN ON OR BEFORE LAST MONDAY OF EACH 9 WEEKS.


Week of April 24: THURSDAY- VOCAB LIST 5 DUE


                               FRIDAY- TWM TEST




Monday- give TWM and begin reading through page 25; journal- 150 words- what do you think about Morrie,

Mitch, and the book?


Tuesday- read through page 47; Journal- 150 words- lesson from 25-47 and how it applies to your life


Wednesday- read through page 72; Journal- 150 words- How does Mitch change from the beginning of the book to page 72?  Use at least 1 quote for support.


Thursday- VOCAB LIST 5 DUE; read through page 99; EOC Reminders


Friday- TEST on pages 1-99; read through page 128;






Week of May 1: THURSDAY- VOCAB 5 TEST; TWM quiz


                            FRIDAY- EOC TEST




Monday- read through page 151; Write 4 lessons from 128-151 with a the quote and page number and a short description


Tuesday- read through page 178; write 3 lessons from 152-178


Wednesday- read through page 199- end of book; write 3 lessons from 179- end


Thursday- TEST on pages 100-199; VOCAB TEST 5; EOC reminders; give projects


Friday- EOC TEST; work on projects






Week of May 8: TUESDAY- MATERIALS DUE


                           THURSDAY- PRESENTATIONS DUE



Monday- work on projects


Tuesday- Materials due; work on projects


Wednesday- finish projects


Thursday- presentations!!


Friday- TWM movie






Week of May 15: EXAMS START WEDNESDAY


Your test will consist of reading and responding with multiple choice questions and an essay.


Monday- finish TWM


Tuesday- Lessons with Morrie


 Wednesday- 7th hour exam


Thursday- 3rd and 6th hour exams


Friday- 2nd and 5th hour exams




Week of May 22:


Monday- 1st and 4th hour exams


Tuesday- no students unless you have makeups in the morning ONLY; 1/2  day record keeping




Week of March 6: THURSDAY- POETRY THEME ESSAY DUE; VOCAB 3 LIST DUE



Monday- “Road Not Taken” and “Choices” Essay


Tuesday- “Road Not Taken” and “Choices” Essay


Wednesday-  Essay due tomorrow


Thursday- TURN IN ESSAY; Reduced Shakespeare Company; VOCAB LIST 3 DUE


Friday- Reduced Shakespeare Company;



Week of March 13:  WEDNESDAY- VOCAB LIST 3 TEST;


                                FRIDAY- NO SCHOOL- END OF 3RD 9 WEEKS!


Monday- ; “Introduction to Poetry” by Billy Collins and “Out, Out” by Robert Frost.

Summarize each stanza and identify 3 examples of personification and label theme


Tuesday- “O Captain, My Captain” analysis- identify the symbolism of the captain, prize, ship,

and trip; one paragraph summary, label tone. “Beat, Beat Drums” label tone, explain the

symbolism of the drums, and summarize the poem. Compare and contrast the poem with “O

Captain, My Captain” in terms tone, literary elements, subject matter, format, etc. and review


Wednesday- VOCAB 3 TEST “Dirge for Two Veterans”- summarize each stanza, 2 examples of personification

and tone; Compose a self-metaphor


Thursday- "Charge of the Light Brigade" Analysis; Journal- "Explain what this poem says about war using at least 2 quotes." 


Friday- NO SCHOOL!


 

 





Week of March 20:   TUESDAY- SCHOOL ACT TEST!


                                    THURSDAY- “RAINY RIVER” OPEN WORKBOOK TEST


 


Monday- “Rainy River”  PAGES 236-254    


Tuesday- SCHOOL ACT TEST


Wednesday- finish "Rainy River" and review for test tomorrow 


Thursday-"Rainy River" Test


Friday- Give Night books and begin chapter 1; chapters 1-2 are due Monday


 


 


 


Week of March 27:      THURSDAY- CHAPTERS 1-3 TEST



            Monday- Quiz- review chapters 1-2; ; begin chapter 3 due Wednesday


Tuesday- “Voices of the Holocaust” Part 1 with questions (25 mins); Chapter 3 due

tomorrow; Simile/Metaphors


Wednesday- Quiz- Review chapter 3;  begin chapter 4 due tomorrow

 

           Thursday- CHAPTERS 1-3 TEST; CHAPTER 4 DUE- review; chapter 5 due tomorrow


Friday- Quiz-Review chapter 5; complete chapters 3-5 reading guide; begin chapters 6-7 due

 Tuesday; Test Monday on chapters 4-5


 


Week of April 3:     TUESDAY- TEST ON CHAPTERS 4-5


THURSDAY- VOCAB 4 LIST DUE


                               FRIDAY- WORKBOOK PAGES 163-171 DUE


 


Monday- read chapter 7 due tomorrow;


Tuesday- chapter 7 due and review; CHAPTERS 4-5 TEST; begin chapters 8-9 and speech due Thursday (pages 104-120)


Wednesday- Voices of the Holocaust part 2; finish chapters 8-9 due tomorrow


Thursday- VOCAB 4 LIST DUE; review chapters 8-9; Voices of the Holocaust Part 3 (20 

 minutes) 


Friday- REVIEW WORKBOOK PAGES 163-171;  Reading Guide chapters 6-9; test

MONDAY


 


Week of April 10:   MONDAY- NIGHT FINAL TEST


                                    WEDNESDAY- VOCAB 4 TEST


                                    FRIDAY- OUT FOR SPRING BREAK!!


                                 


Monday- NIGHT FINAL TEST; turn in books


Tuesday-  begin Swing Kids


Wednesday- continue movie; VOCAB TEST 4


Thursday- finish movie; Journal- "Should Nazis be punished now for their crimes 70 years ago? Explain why or why not."


Friday- OUT FOR SPRING BREAK!!