Honors English 10: 1st quarter calendar
Updated
February 23, 2013

August 2012
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14
New student registration, 7:00 a.m. - Noon
15 16
Returning student registration, 7:00 - 2:30 p.m.
17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24
Makeup registration
25
26 27
Disclosure, class rules, enhancements, late & makeup work, cell phone & iPod policy—any questions at all.

Disclosure contract due.

Annotation check & multiple choice reading test on on Bless Me, Ultima.

28 29
Discussion on essay structure:  introductions, using evidence, writing commentary.
30 31
Continued discussion on essay structure:  introductions, using evidence, writing commentary.

Begin reading A Separate Peace.

[Sept] 1
September 2012
[Sept] 2

3
Labor Day (no school)

4 5
Annotation check on A Separate Peace, chapters 1-7.
6 7 8
9 10 11
Annotation check on A Separate Peac, chapters 8-end of the book.
12 13
In-class essay on A Separate Peace (1 hour; 200 points)
14 15
16 17
Introduction to "The Taming of the Shrew."

Begin in-class reading & discussion. May include film clips.

18

19
"The Taming of the Shrew." Continued in-class reading & discussion. May include film clips.
20 21
"The Taming of the Shrew." Continued in-class reading & discussion. May include film clips.
22
23 24 25
"The Taming of the Shrew." Continued in-class reading & discussion. May include film clips.
26 27
Multiple choice test on the "Taming of the Shrew."
28 29
October 2012
[Sept] 30 1 2 3
Parent/Teacher Conferences, 4:00-7:30 p.m.
4
Parent/Teacher Conferences, 4:00-7:30 p.m.
5
Teacher compensation day [no school].
6
7 8
Literary symbolism discussion.  Begin reading The Lord of the Flies.
9 10 11 12
Annotation check on The Lord of the Flies, chapters 1 through 5.
13
14 15 16 17 18
Fall recess (no school)
19
Fall recess (no school)
20
21 22
Fall recess (no school)
23
Annotation check on The Lord of the Flies, chapters 6 to the end.

Multiple choice test on The Lord of the Flies.

24 25
Grade enhancements are due in the basket when the bell rings at the beginning of class.

In-class essay final on symbolism using Lord of the Flies [1 hour; 200 points].

26 27
28 29 30 31
Begin reading The Chosen.
[Nov] 1
Last day of 1st term [1/2 school day]

2nd term calendar

[Nov] 2
Professional development (no school)
[Nov] 3
Teacher work day (no school)