American Literature

Homework – 12-11-17 to 12-15-17

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Daily Class Lessons Appear in Blue Under Each Day Below.

Daily Homework Assignments Appear Under Each Day in Red Below.

Students are instructed to copy homework each day from this site into their Evernote Online Assignment Notebooks. They are given time to copy assignments each day at the beginning of class.

*  Students who are absent should be viewing this site before returning to school to make sure they have completed all class work and homework missed while absent.

Share all Homework with the email listed below for your class period no later than midnight each night. Assignments completed late will receive half-credit. Students who do not complete homework will be assigned to Academic Detention with Ms. Graeber each Tuesday after school.

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Archetype in Literature: Definition & Examples

The crucible: a play in four acts

Monday: 12/11/17 –  Letter D Day –  Regular Schedule (45 min. periods)

Daily Lesson:  12/11/17

1.  Continue to read The Crucible – Act I

Main Characters in The Crucible – Video & Lesson Transcript _ Study

 Homework:  12/11/17:  No Assignment

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Tuesday:  12/12/17 – Letter E Day –  Assembly A Schedule- (37 min. periods)

 Daily Lesson:  12/12/17:

1.  Crucible – Act I – Finish reading Act I

The crucible: a play in four acts

Homework 12/4/17: Complete the Assigned Comprehension Questions for Act I on a Titled Google Doc.

Crucible Act I Questions

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Wednesday:  12/13/17 – Letter F  Day – Regular Schedule – 45 minute Periods

Daily Lesson:  12/13/17:

1. Complete the Literary Analysis and Reading Strategy Skill Questions for Act I of The Crucible p. 482 and the Vocabulary Acquisition and Use p. 483: Latin Root Work – grat.

2.  Vocabulary for Act II of The Crucible

The crucible: a play in four acts

Homework:  12/13/17: You will have a test on Act I of The Crucible next Tuesday.

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Thursday: 12/7/17 –  Teacher In-Service Day – No Classes

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Friday: 12/15/17 – Letter A Day – SSR – Extended HR Schedule – 43 minute periods.

 Daily Lesson: 

1.  Before Reading Activities for Act II of The Crucible.  Create a Quizlet using the Vocabulary Lists A & B, the Literary Analysis Skills and Reading Strategy, and the Vocabulary Words found on page 484. If you are absent from school today, you can find all of the links that you will need to create your Quizlet below.  Make sure you complete your Quizlet over the weekend and share it with me no later than Sunday night.

Crucible Act II Vocabulary Lists A and B

The Crucible Act II Vocabulary Exercises

Crucible Act II Literary Analysis, Reading Strategy, and Vocabulary page 484

2.  Begin to review for test on Act I of The Crucible which will be next Tuesday.

Homework: Complete your Quizlet for the vocabulary and Literary Analysis Terms and Reading Strategy for Act II of The Crucible.

* Your test on Act I of The Crucible will be next Tuesday, December 19.