American Literature

Homework – 10-16-17 to 10-20-17

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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.

Period Three: sullyhw3@gmail.com

Period Eight:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

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Homework Email Period Three:  sullyhw3@gmail.com

Homework Email Period Eight:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

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Monday: 10/16 – Letter F Day – Regular Schedule – (45 min. periods)

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1. Daily Lesson 10/16/17:  Unit 2 Vocabulary Definitions #1-20

2.  Literature:  Begin Meeting of the Cultures Unit: Before You Read Activities p. 18-19.

Homework:  10/16/17:  Complete the Unit 2 Reverse Definitions Practice Test at www.vocabtest.com. Remember to sign into your account and to share your results with me at the homework email for your class no later than midnight tonight. Any assignment completed after midnight on 10/16 will receive only half credit.

Homework Email Period Three:  sullyhw3@gmail.com

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mail Period Eight:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

Tuesday:  10/17/17 – Letter A Day –  Regular  Schedule- (45 min. periods

Daily Lesson 10/17/17:

1.  Unit 2 Vocabulary – Using Context – Text pages 27 & 31.

2.  Meeting of the Cultures: Literary Analysis: 

     Origin Myths, archetypes

     Reading Strategy – Establish a Purpose for Reading.

Period 3:  sullyhw3@gmail.com

Period 8:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

Homework:  10/17/17:  

Complete the Unit 2 Reverse Sentences Practice Test at www.vocabtest.com. Remember to sign into your account and to share your results with me at the homework email for your class no later than midnight tonight. Any assignment completed after midnight on 10/17 will receive only half credit.

* Your Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be next Tuesday 10/24/17.

Homework Email Period Three:  sullyhw3@gmail.com

Homework Email Period Eight:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

Wednesday:  10/18/17 – Letter B Day -Regular Schedule – 45 min. periods

Daily 10/18/17: 

1.  Unit 2 Vocabulary:  Choosing the Right Word – pages 28 & 32

2.  Create an Actively Learn Account at www.activelylearn.com and join your class.

Period Three: Use Code  2epwp to sign up for the Period Three CP American Literature Class on Actively Learn.

Period Eight: Use Code yrdpb  to sign up for the Period Eight Honors American Literature Class on Actively Learn.

3.  Begin reading “The Earth on Turtle’s Back”  pages 20-21.

Homework 10/18/17:

Complete the Unit 2 Parts of Speech Practice Test at www.vocabtest.com. Remember to sign into your account and to share your results with me at the homework email for your class no later than midnight tonight. Any assignment completed after midnight on 10/18 will receive only half credit.

* Your Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be next Tuesday 10/24/17.

Period Three:  sullyhw3@gmail.com

Period Eight:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

Thursday: 10/19/17 –  Letter C Day – Extended Homeroom Schedule (43 min. periods)

Daily Lesson 1o/12/17:  Digital Citizenship Lesson #1: 

Daily Lesson:  10/19/17:

1.  Unit 2 Vocabulary – Completing the Sentences pages 29 & 33.

2.  Read “When Grizzlies Walked Upright” pages 24-26 in the text.

Homework:  10/19/17:

Complete the Unit 2  Stressed Syllables Practice Test at www.vocabtest.com. Remember to sign into your account and to share your results with me at the homework email for your class no later than midnight tonight. Any assignment completed after midnight on 10/19 will receive only half credit.

* Your Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be next Tuesday 10/24/17.

Homework Email Period Three:  sullyhw3@gmail.com

Homework Email Period Eight:  sullyhw8@gmail.com

Friday: 10/20/17 – Letter D Day – Liturgy Schedule – 35 min. periods.

Daily Lesson 10/13/17:  Digital Literacy Lesson #2:

Daily Lesson:  10/20/17:

1.  Unit 2 Vocabulary – Synonyms and Antonyms – page 34.

2.  Read “The Navajo Origin Legend” pages 27-28

*You will have a literature test next Friday on the three Origin Myth Stories.

Homework:  10/20/17:  

Complete the Unit 2  Reverse Synonym and Reverse Antonym Practice Tests at www.vocabtest.com. Remember to sign into your account and to share your results with me at the homework email for your class no later than midnight tonight. Any assignment completed after midnight on Sunday night 10/22 will receive only half credit.

* Your Unit 2 Vocabulary Test will be next Tuesday 10/24/17.

*  You will have a literature test on the three origin myth stories next Friday, October 27.