Ms. Garrett online

January 21

No school-MLK Holiday




January 22

No school-Planning Day

January 23A


Pick up Bronx copies


New Seats and Passes

Review Classroom Expectations


What is poetry?


"Look" by Nate Marshall

TEDxUOregon
The poetry of personal experience

Poetry Terms

*We Wear the Mask"

*Read Bronx Masquerade and fill out character chart

Bronx audio on YouTube

HW-Read to page 23 and fill out character chart



January 24B  Assembly


Clean out folders


Two Career Pathways share out


Work on Two Career Pathways-last day



Two Career Pathways Due

January 25A


"Zoom Out" Kealoha


*Toss-a-Line


Exit Ticket:
Make a prediction about what you think will happen in the next section. 
Share out

*Read Bronx p. 23-57 filling out character chart

*Beneath the Surface poem: 
pre-write

categories
assignment

Angelina

Ana

Eugene
models-teachers

*Beneath the Surface masks

*Words describing people

HW-Beneath the surface mask, poem, and pages 23-58 in Bronx with chart

January 28B


SSR 

with dialogue journals


Forecasting Powerpoint


Four Year Plan and Sample


Four Year Plan

You fill out this one and submit in Classroom


AP Seminar




January 29A


"Average Black Girl" by Ernestine Johnson

More student models
Django and Nathan


Work on reading and character chart

Begin reading p. 58-81

Work on Beneath the surface poem and mask

HW-Read Bronx to page 82
Finish poem-due next class

January 30B 


SSR


Counselors in CCE

January 31A         Tutorial


Mask Due
Beneath the Surface poem due


"Knock Knock" by Daniel Beaty

"Knock Knock" text

Letter to....poem
assignment and 
pre-write


Challenge with this poem: Alliteration

”Message to a Friend”(Bronx p. 43)

“A Letter to my Mother”
(Bronx p. 161) 

Teacher models:
Ms. McNeil
Mr. Drescher

Student Models
Wren
Kiera

Descriptive Word List-see writing resources

Work on pre-write and then poem

HW-Read Bronx Masquerade p. 82-101 filling out character chart

Work on Letter to...Poem due Feb 6th

February 1B   Tutorial


SSR


Last day for Four Year Plan


Work on poems


Four Year Plan Due

February 4A


"Hell" by Talib Kweli


Review more poetry terms


Work on Letter to poem



HW-Work on Letter To...Poem and continue reading Bronx Masquerade and filling out the character chart


February 5B

Snow Day

February 6A         Tutorial

Letter to..... Poem due


Ben Payne at Verselandia "Shatter the Lies" 28:06

"Shatter the Lies" by Ben Payne (text)

Models

When You Tell My Story poem:

Assignment

Pre-Write 1

Pre-Write 2

Challenge with this poem:

enjambment

HW-Continue reading Bronx and filling out character chart

Work on "When You Tell My Story" poem

February 7B         Tutorial


SSR


Resume


Teen Resume Guide

Resume Example

Purdue OWL Resume Help

Resume Rubric


Go to Library

February 8A


Forecasting-pink sheet

Example


Louder Than a Bomb


Lots of Slam

February 11B

SSR


View Louder Than a Bomb


Work on resume-

due Friday




February 12A


"Shake the Dust" Anis Mojgani

Kahoot-round 1


Add on to poetry terms


Work on....

*When You Tell My Story poem (or other poems)

*Read Bronx and work on Character Chart

*Study for poetry test/

look up examples


HW-Read Bronx Masquerade and fill in character chart

February 13B

SSR

Work on resume

February 14A       Tutorial

When You Tell My Story poem due


Kahoot on Poetry Terms and examples-round 2

"Your Result" by Lauren Steele
1:40:34


'Your Result'
poem: assignment, text, and pre-write


 Other Models:

Dakota
Ms. Perdue
Maya
Ms. Garrett
Zach


Choose poem for Cafe 

HW-Practice poem for Cafe 

February 15B         Tutorial

Resume Due


SSR


Verselandia 2018


Work on resume

February 18

No school-Presidents' Day



February 19A

Bronx Character chart due


Watch forecasting video


Share out 2 lines from one of your poems


HW-Finish Your Result poem and choose poem for Cafe

February 20B   

Early Dismissal: ACT

SSR


Word chart activity

February 21A

Your Result poem due


2nd: Verselandia 2017


3rd: Read stories and write theme paragraphs


February 22B


Twitter feed


Cafe Open Mic Assignment


Poetry Terms test


SSR


Continue Word Chart Activity on Connotation and Diction





February 25A

Diction and Tone:

Tone words

TPCasTT info- a Prezi


TPCasTT Cornell notes

"Nothing Gold Can Stay"
by Robert Frost


TPCastt Scaffolded​

How to TPCasTT: a video



February 26B


 Cafe Open Mic 2019

February 27A  Tutorial


TPCastt Practice



February 28B   Tutorial


Mindfulness


March 1A


TPCastt assessment

March 4B


Counseling Visit



March 5A

Narrative Writing





March 6B

March 7A        Tutorial

Narrative Writing

March 8B         Tutorial


March 11A

Kinds of Sentences-LIVE! mini-lesson and review


Narrative Writing


March 12B

March 13A      Tutorial

Narrative Writing

March 14B        Tutorial

March 15A

Narrative Writing

March 18B




March 19A

Career Expo

March 20B

March 21A       Tutorial

Introduce Explain Everything

March 22B        Tutorial

April 1A

Writing Portfolio Project




April 2B

April 3A       Tutorial

Writing Portfolio Project

April 4B       Tutorial

April 5A

Writing Portfolio Project

April 8

No classes-Planning Day




April 9B

April 10A

Writing Portfolio Project

April 11B

April 12A

Writing Portfolio Project

April 15B





April 16A

Writing Portfolio Project

April 17B

April 18A        Tutorial

Writing Portfolio Project

April 19B       Tutorial

April 22A

Writing Portfolio Project




April 23B

April 24A         Tutorial

Writing Portfolio Project

April 25B        Tutorial

April 26A

Writing Portfolio Project

April 29B






April 30A

Romeo and Juliet

May 1B

May  2A         Tutorial

Romeo and Juliet

May  3B         Tutorial

May  6A

Romeo and Juliet





May  7B

May  8A       Tutorial

Romeo and Juliet

May  9B         Tutorial

May 10A

Romeo and Juliet

May  13B





May  14A

Romeo and Juliet

May  15B

May  16A      Tutorial

Romeo and Juliet

May  17B      Tutorial

May 20A

Romeo and Juliet




May 21B

May 22A      Tutorial

Romeo and Juliet

May 23B      Tutorial

May 24A

Romeo and Juliet

May 27

No school-Memorial Day




May 28B

May 29A

Romeo and Juliet

May 30B

May 31A

Romeo and Juliet

June 3B





June 4        All PeriodsJune 5        Finals June 6          Finals June 7      Finals