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August 28 All Periods

English:
Sign in
Name plates and folders
Shout out names
Garrett intro

CCE:
Icebreaker-Count Off
Show Franklin website

August 29  A Day

Hall Passes and folders


Classroom Expectations

(2 take aways and one wondering)


Opener:
What do you know about your name? Do you like it? Why or why not? What are some nicknames you have had? 

Icebreaker #1-name tag

iPads-
Explore my website
 and 
Take notes on classroom expectations and grading to study for Kahoot on Tuesday

Icebreaker: Questions list

August 30   B Day

Book talk some books


SSR with first quarter log


Opener: Life Story

Getting to Know You Survey

Google Classroom

CCE Syllabus


September 2

Labor Day


September 3   A Day

Circle

Handbook

Period 2

*Front Cover: admin, Vision, Mission
*Franklin STRONG: page 2
*About FHS, Purpose: page 3
*We Believe: page 4
*School Maps: pages 5-8

Period 3

*Academic Information: Page 9
*Add/Drop: Page 9
*Grading System: Page 10-11
*PPS Diploma Requirements: Page 12
*Academic Integrity: Page 26


Today in class:

Kahoot on Classroom Expectations and Grading

"Unforgettable"

Review info you wrote about your name and make additions, put in Classroom

"My Name is Esperanza" by Sandra Cisneros

"Pam, I am" by Ms. Garrett

More models

My name worksheet


September 4    B Day

SSR

8th-Scavenger Hunt


6th-

What is your passion? What do you love to do? Why? Be prepared to share out.

View "What If Money Were No Object" by Alan Watts

The career paths of my brother and I

"What Matters To You"
a survey

and How to use Kami

September 5    A Day

Name Game


More models


Name Poem:
"My Name is not..."
Non-examples

Add to your poem and type up and Submit in Classroom





Finished? Write a "My name is not...." poem


Name poems due in Classroom

tomorrow 9/6

September 6   B Day

SSR

6th-Scavenger Hunt


8th-

What is your passion? What do you love to do? Why? Be prepared to share out.

View "What If Money Were No Object" by Alan Watts

The career paths of my brother and I

"What Matters To You"
a survey

and How to use Kami

September 9    A Day

What are the characteristics of a story?

Elements of a Story-Plot

Highlighting activity on Plot:
Conflict: orange
Rising Action: yellow
Climax:green
Falling action: blue
Resolution: pink

Read "Thank You, Ma'm"

Plot out story​


Prep for textbook checkout:

StudentVue

September 10     B Day

Textbook Checkout

​6th: 9:53-10:25

8th: 2:30-3:15


SSR


Values Essay:
Values list
and Values frame



September 11   A Day


How does dialogue help us understand more about the characters? Go back and look at "Thank You, Ma'am"

How to format dialogue

Write your own dialogue



September 12    B Day

SSR


Focused Note Taking

Essay notes (blank)

Garrett's essay notes


​Continue values essay by filling out frame completely, using anecdotes as your support for topics



September 13    A Day

Elements of a Story: character


View Film 7:30-13:24

 "Two Kinds"​

Plot it out

Characterization Info on Elements of a Story handout and on frame

Words that describe character

Group activity with  characterization


September 16    B Day

6th

SSR


​What to do next on your values essay


Ms Garrett's values essay


Work on creating your body paragraphs


8th

Library Lesson #1

September 17    A Day

Circle

Review plot and characterization


View Wonder

September 18    B Day

6th period:

Library Lesson #1


8th Period:

SSR

​What to do next on your values essay

Ms Garrett's values essay

Work on creating your body paragraphs



September 19   A Day


Finish Wonder and go over info from notes, discussing plot, characterization




September 20     B Day

SSR

Review essay notes and summarize


Introductions


Conclusions


Work on Introduction and Conclusion

Writing Scoring Guide: ideas and organization

September 23   A Day

Circle


What is important about place? Do you feel differently at home than at school? Why? Have you ever been to another town? state? country? How did being in those places make you feel? Why do you think that is?


​Elements of a Story:
setting


How to Annotate

paper copy

"Reindeer Games"
and setting description


September 24    B Day

SSR


Use checklist to go over your paper and rewrite


September 25    A Day

Kahoot! Elements of a Story review


Continue with setting in "Reindeer Games"

Elements of a Story:

Review Elements of short story, annotating for theme

Go over How to Annotate

Read and annotate
"The Interlopers" (text) by Saki
Audio of "The Interlopers"


finish annotation and debrief

September 26   B Day

SSR

Values Essay due


Check PPS email

September 27   A Day

Review plot of Interlopers on Plot Map


​Adaptation of "The Interlopers"


Read and annotate "The Interlopers" (share out)

How to find the theme- a video

Theme activity: Making a claim and supporting it



September 30   B Day

Library Lesson #2


October 1     A Day

Circle


Watch Theme Video from last class and write steps for how to determine a theme on index card, then tape in folder

Theme paragraph: 

Complete "Interlopers" paragraph on template and type up

Theme paragraph template


Narrative Topics: Choose 4 and brainstorm the paper you might write


October 2     B Day

SSR
Narrative Writing
"The Danger of a Single Story" (3 minute cut)
Chimamanda Adichie

Begin narrative writing:
Choose a topic 
Plot out your story

Your personal narrative
assignment and models

October 3    A Day

​Theme with Mr. Oliver



October 4    B Day

Portland Book Festival


Elements of Fiction

Work on your narrative


October 7    A Day

Circle
Ta-nehisi Coates

Coming to Portland-

See Sunny for permission slips


Narrative
Mini-Lesson: 

Conjunctions

Kinds of Sentences


Work on narrative rewrite



October 8    B Day

SSR

Narrative Writing Scoring Guide
Narrative Checklist


Work on narrative rewrite


October 9    A Day

Perks of Being A Wallflower


October 10    B Day

Personal Narrative due

SSR

Newsela

Grade Check in


Work on....

  • Theme paragraph for "Raymond's Run" and submit
  • Work on narrative
  • Extended SSR
  • Other school work

October 11

No school for students

Statewide Teacher Inservice

October 14    A Day

Circle

Perks of Being A Wallflower

Begin Two Person Poem

models

"A Woman of Color"

"Teen Mothers"

"Clashing"

"This is Us"
Categories from Two Person models

Write 15 lines using the categories we brainstormed about you

October 15   B Day


Pick up Aristotle and Dante

Career Day Info

Read Pages 1-35 and take notes

SSR


Homework: Study for Quiz on pages 1-35

October 16

Early Dismissal

PSAT Day

October 17    A Day

Quiz on pages 1-35

Review pages 1-35

Read pages 36-56

Character quote activity


Homework: 

A and D Pages 36-66


October 18    B Day

SSR​

CRLE

Lifeboat:

A Field Guide to Awesome Friendships

Lifeboat assignment and assessments

Pass Back papers

October 21    A Day​

Summarize what happened in the story so far

Character quotes posters

Honors/Extra credit story


More on characterization


 Classwork/Homework: Read

A and D Pages 67-98

and use Steal Method of Characterization 


Quote Tracker


Work on individual lines for the two person poem

October 22   B Day 

SSR 


Work on Lifeboat

October 23  A Day Tutorial

Review chapter summaries on Padlet

Share out STEAL Method quotes


Journal: What are some legal and non harmful actions or emotions men or boys are not allowed to commit or express? Why? What happens when men or boys commit certain actions or express certain emotions? Why do you believe this is the case? 

Podcast on Gender

Discuss ideas from your journal and from the Podcast


Lin Manuel Miranda reads

A and D Pages 99-132

Homework: Continue reading to page 132 and answer the questions

October 24  B Day Tutorial

SSR

Lifeboat presentations due

Lifeboat
Work on individual lines for partner poem

October 25   A Day

Go over questions on pages 99-132

Review those pages

Symbol Pictionary

Discussion on symbols in

A and D

Symbol worksheet

Read

Chapters 9 and 10
A and D pages 133-165

and look for symbols and what they represent


Work on individual lines for the two person poem due Tuesday

October 28    B Day

SSR

Work on individual poem lines

Counselors visit





October 29    A Day​

Circle

Review pages 146-166 with a storyboard

Talk about symbol sheet


Put together partner poems


Homework: Read A and D pages 166-178

October 30    B Day

SSR

Read pages 179-198 together

​Work on library lesson



Complete Library Lesson #2 and turn in

October 31   A Day

Mr. Oliver teaches

Activity with pages 169-198


Read 

A and D pages 199-232 and continue using symbol and/or passage tracker; study for quiz on Tuesday

November 1

No school for students

Teacher plan/grade day

November 4     B Day

Circle

New seats/new passes

SSR-new log

How to Begin a 21 day Growth Mindset

Growth Mindset 21 day


Challenge assignment and rubric


Newsela

What I see in Newsela


Use passage tracker or symbol sheet to go back through and look for passages for your paper


Homework: Read pages 199-232 and brainstorm questions for quiz

November 5    A Day

Quiz on pages 199-232

​Go over quiz

A and D pages 235-266 with questions 
Continue Values Discussion for main characters

Fill out values chart or brainstorm ideas for honors paper

November 6    B Day

SSR

Protocols
​Digital Technology lesson:

My Digital Life is Like
slideshow

My Digital Life is Like....in partners​

​Digital Quiz

Clean out folders


Work on Partner Poems due tomorrow

November 7    A Day

Partner Poems Due

A and D pages 267-294 and continue with questions

Character partner poem

November 8    B Day

SSR

Continue with Protocols
Healthy Relationships: 

Making Conversation

Five Phases of Notetaking

Choosing your format

How to Sketch Note Without Drawing

Ted Talk "How to Make Conversation"

Big Bang Theory and conversation

Discuss this conversation

​Conversation Trading

handout

Share out conversation trading handout

Challenge:  Talk to someone new this week and write/share about how it went​

November 11

Veterans' Day Holiday


November 12    A Day

Circle

There, their, they're and there as a subject

Go over with questions the previous pages

Lin Manuel Miranda reads

 A and D 297-334

Work on character values sheet


Homework: Finish and submit character partner poems

Read pages to 334

November 13    B Day

SSR

Share out about meeting someone new from last class challenge

How to participate in Philosophical Chairs?

Go over Rules of Engagement

​Philosophical Chairs handout

Hot Dog articles

​Video #1/ Video #2

Debate​​

Work on Growth Mindset Journals-due Dec 2nd

November 14    A Day

 A and D pages 335-end

Discuss theme

Complete character values graphic organizer

Theme Graphic Organizer
Honors Discussion on "Flowers for the Broken" 
Please bring notes 

November 15    B Day

SSR

Paper assignment:Values

Character Values Essay model

Paper assignment: Theme

Theme essay model

Discussion on standards 
Begin work on body paragraphs for Ari and Dante values essay or theme essay

Check in with Ms. Garrett and Mr. Oliver after each paragraph

November 18  A Day

Circle

Growth Mindset Journal reminder

Kinds of Sentences

How to avoid run-ons and fragments: worksheet in Google Classroom

Work on Essay

November 19   B Day

Strong Verbs
Work on Ari and Dante paper

Nov 20 A Day tutorial

Writing mini-lesson-Mr. Oliver: Embedding quotes

How to Embed Quotes Video

How to Embed Quotes handout

Mr. Oliver's Slide Show

Work on Essay

Nov 21    B Day tutorial

Common Conventions errors and Checklist


Work on Ari and Dante paper

November 22   A Day

Ari and Dante paper due today

Work on paper: due 2pm

or 

Extended SSR



November 25

Conferences


November 26

Conferences

November 27

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 28

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 29

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2      B Day

Growth Mindset Journals due

SSR

​Newsela-two new articles assigned

December 3     A Day

Mr. Oliver-Hero's Journey

December 4    B Day

SSR

Gratitude Lesson:

"An Experiment in Gratitude"

"The Power of Gratitude"-an article​

"Three Gratitudes" a poem​

"Gratitude: A Short Film"

 Letter Instructions


Grade Check In

December 5    A Day

Tutorial

Mr Oliver-Hero's Journey

December 6     B Day

Tutorial

SSR

Turn in Gratitude Letter

6th period only: 

Grade check in and work day or extended SSR

8th period only: Philosophical Chairs-Is a hot dog a sandwich?

December 9   A Day

Mr. Oliver-Hero's Journey


December 10    B Day

SSR
Philosophical Chairs-

Social Media and Friendships


Friendship and Social Media Survey


Note taking Handout


Article


​How the Internet is Changing Friendships-

a video


​How Craving Attention Makes You Less Creative-

a TED Talk


Philosophical Chairs:

​"Social Media Improves Friendship"

December 11    A Day

Mr. Oliver-Hero's Journey

December 12    B Day

SSR
Evaluating Websites Lesson

Essential Question:When can you trust what you find on the Internet?

RAD CAB website

RADCAB handout

​Crash Course: Who Can You Trust? Navigating Digital Information

​Handout: Article Analysis

Lateral Reading


Two Career Pathways Assignment





December 13   A Day

Mr. Oliver-Hero's Journey

December 16    B Day

SSR

Two Career Pathways Research and Slide Show


December 17    A Day

Odyssey Literary Tea Party

Where in the World Did Odysseus Go? 

Notes

Jigsaw

December 18    B Day

SSR
Two Career Pathways



December 19   A Day

Share out Jigsaw

Begin film of The Odyssey and track the hero's journey

December 20    B Day

SSR
Two Career Pathways



January 6    A Day

The Odyssey-finish the film


January 7   B Day

Two Career Pathways

January 8    A Day

The Odyssey

January 9    B Day

Two Career Pathways Presentations

January 10    A Day

The Odyssey

January 13    B Day




January 14    A Day

The Odyssey

January 15    B Day



January 16    A Day

Finals review

January 17    B Day


January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday


January 21

All periods


January 22

Finals

January 23

Finals

January 24

Finals


Freshman First Semester

English on A Days in purple/CCE on B Days in orange

Ms. Garrett online