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Freshman English Second Semester

February 






7

"Look" by Nate Marshall


New Seats
New Passes
Overview of Second Semester

Alex Dang-

Verselandia 2012

round 1-1:01:01

round 2-1:30:06


TEDxUOregon

The poetry of personal experience


Discuss-What is poetry?


Poetry Terms


*We Wear the Mask" with "How to Analyze a Poem" handout


*Read Bronx Masqueradeand fill out character chart

HW-Read to page 23 and fill out character chart


9

"Zoom Out" Kealoha


*Toss-a-Line


Make a prediction about what you think will happen in the next section. Write it down. (exit ticket)

Share out.


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

*Beneath the Surface poem: 

pre-write
assignment
models-teachers
model-Tatiana


*Beneath the Surface masks

*Words describing people

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


13

Mask Due

"Average Black Girl" by Ernestine Johnson


More student models:

Django

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








15

Beneath the surface poem 

"Knock Knock" by Daniel Beaty


"Knock Knock" text

”Message to a Friend”(Bronx p. 43)

“A Letter to my Mother”

(Bronx p. 161)


Letter to....poem

assignment and

pre-write


​Descriptive Word List


Teacher models:

Ms. McNeil

Mr. Drescher

​​
Student Models
Wren

Kiera

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

Work on Letter to...Poem due 


17

"Hell" by Talib Kweli


Work on poems


Watch Louder Than a Bomb 


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



20

Presidents' Day

No school


Bored on your day off?

Check this out!


FHS 2016 Slam

FHS 2014 Slam


Verselandia 2012


22

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

HW-Continue reading Bronx and filling out character chart

Work on "When You Tell My Story" poem


24


"S is for Lisp" George Watzsky


Cafe B-3-o


Work on When You Tell My Story Poem 


​Share out 2 lines

HW-Work on

When you tell my story poem

Read Bronx and fill out chart


28

When You Tell My Story poem due


Slam info meeting 

Thursday 3/2 in library at lunch


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


'Your Result'

poem:


Assignment

with poem text and pre-write


Step it up: Enjambment


 Other Models:

Dakota

Ms. Perdue

Maya

Ms. Garrett


​Work on poems


Choose your

Cafe B-3-o poem


HW-Finish up your character chart for Bronx-due March 6th


March 2

Slam info meeting 
Thursday 3/2 in library at lunch


Share out 2 lines from any poem


Choose poem for Cafe B3-o


Finish "Louder Than a Bomb"


Work on poem or reading and character chart 




HW-Practice poem for Cafe B-3-o


6

CAFE B-3-o




"Your Result" Poem and Bronx Masquerade character chart due in English folder in Google Drive

8

Poetry Analysis


10

Poetry Analysis


14

Career Expo


16

Writing Work sample


Scar Narrative




20

Writing Work sample

Scar Narrative


22

Writing Work sample

Scar Narrative


24

Writing Work sample

Scar Narrative





April 4

Writing Portfolio Project




6

Writing Portfolio Project

7

Teacher Plan Day

No school for students


11

Writing Portfolio Project



13

Writing Portfolio Project


17

Writing Portfolio Project



19

Writing Portfolio Project


21

Writing Portfolio Project


25

Writing Portfolio Project



27

Writing Portfolio Project


May 1


Romeo and Juliet





3


Romeo and Juliet


5


Romeo and Juliet


9


Romeo and Juliet




11


Romeo and Juliet


15


Romeo and Juliet




17


Romeo and Juliet


19


Romeo and Juliet


23


Romeo and Juliet




25


Romeo and Juliet


29

No School

Memorial Day Holiday


30


Romeo and Juliet


June 1


Romeo and Juliet


5

Romeo and Juliet




7

Romeo and Juliet


9

Romeo and Juliet


12    Finals





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