Archive | November, 2013

Frosh homework week of 12/2/13

27 Nov

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Dec 2/3

  • Nothing due – enjoy your holiday weekend!

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Dec 4/5

  • Vocab 6 quiz

Due Fri(A)/Mon(B), Dec 6/9

  • Read through the end of Act 2 of The Crucible (Act 2 comprehension quiz)

Due Tues(A)/Wed(B), Dec 10/11

  • Read through page 102 of The Crucible
  • Vocab 4-6 mastery test

Due Thurs(A)/Fri(B), Dec 12/13

  • Read through end of Act 3  of The Crucible (Act 3 comprehension quiz)

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Dec 16/17

  • TBD

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Dec 18/19

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IB Homework week of 12/2

27 Nov

Due Wed(A/B), Nov 27, 11:59pm

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Dec 2/3

  • Nothing- enjoy your break! Get some sleep!

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Dec. 4/5

  • Read “How’d He Do That?” (p. xi) and “Does He Mean That?” (p. 82) in How to Read Literature Like a Professor

Due Fri(A)/Mon(B), Dec. 6/9

  • Read Chapters 1 and 2 of Slaughterhouse-Five
  • vocab 5 quiz

Due Tues(A)/Wed(B), Dec 10/11

  • Read Chapters 3 and 4 of Slaughterhouse-Five

Due Thurs(A)/Fri(B), Dec 12/13

  • Read Chapter 5 of Slaughterhouse-Five (it’s a long one)
  • vocab 6 quiz

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Dec 16/17

  • Read Chapters 6 and 7 of Slaughterhouse Five
  • vocab 4-6 test (50 questions; same format as last time (20 basic meaning, 10 synonyms, 10 antonyms, 5 sentence completion, 5 analogies)

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Dec 18/19

  • Finish Slaughterhouse-Five

IB Homework week of 11/22

25 Nov

Due Fri(A)/Mon(B), Nov 22/25

Tues(A/B), Nov 26, 11:59pm

  • Last chance to request a no-penalty extended deadline for your paper

Due Wed(A/B), Nov 27, 11:59pm

IB homework week of 11/18/13

15 Nov

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Nov 18/19

  • Cuckoo summative proposal (we’ll be working on your outlines in class).
    • I know that in class (A day only), I told you I’d make the proposal form available via Google survey. I went to type it up, and it was too confusing because of the six options for which question you’ll use. Therefore, I have decided against it this time around. Sorry!

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Nov 20/21

  • Cuckoo’s Nest film permission slip 
  • Be mentally ready to work on your Cuckoo’s Nest summative paper in class.

Due Fri(A)/Mon(B), Nov 22/25

  • Spend some time working on your Cuckoo’s Nest summative paper.

Frosh homework week of 11/18/13

15 Nov

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Nov 18/19

  • vocab unit 4 quiz

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Nov 20/21

  • vocab unit 5 HW
  • Read up through page 8 of The Crucible. This includes the note on historical accuracy on page 2.

Due Fri(A)/Mon(B), Nov 22/25

Due Tues(A)/Wed(B), Nov 26/27

  • vocab unit 6 HW
  • Read through page 48 of The Crucible (Act 1 comprehension quiz)
  • blog due Wed by 11:59pm! You should do it early so you don’t have to worry about it on the night before Thanksgiving. 🙂 (If blogging is taking you more than one hour, you should talk to me ASAP).

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Dec 2/3

  • Nothing due – enjoy your holiday weekend!

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Dec 4/5

  • Vocab 6 quiz
  • Read through the end of Act 2 of The Crucible (Act 2 comprehension quiz)

Due Fri(A)/Mon(B), Dec 6/9

Due Tues(A)/Wed(B), Dec 10/11

  • Read through end of Act 3  of The Crucible (Act 3 comprehension quiz)

Due Thurs(A)/Fri(B), Dec 12/13

  • TBD

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Dec 16/17

IB Homework week of 11/11/13

6 Nov

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Nov 6/11

  • Finish Cuckoo’s Nest

Due Tues(A)/Wed(B), Nov 12/13

  • Read chapters from How to Read Literature Like a Professor
    • “…Or the Bible”  (p. 47)
    • “Yes, She’s a Christ Figure, Too” (p. 117-124)
  • Complete McMurphy as a Christ figure handout

Due Thurs(A)/Fri(B), Nov 14/15 **Last day of marking period 1**

  • vocab 4 quiz (unit exercises optional)

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Nov 18/19

  • TBD

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Nov 20/21

  • vocab 5 quiz (unit exercises optional)

Frosh Homework week of 11/11/13

6 Nov

Due Wed(A)/Mon(B), Nov 6/11

  • I’ll be collecting your NY Times notebooks for official end-of-marking-period grading. If you do not have it in class that day, it will be considered late.

Due Tues(A)/Wed(B), Nov 12/13

  • Vocab 1-3 mastery test
    • 50 questions total: (20 basic meanings; 10 synonyms; 10 antonyms; 5 analogies; 5 sentence completions)
  • Blog post and comments due by 11:59pm Wednesday! Don’t forget to submit your comments to the survey if you want credit!

Due Thurs(A)/Fri(B), Nov 14/15 ***LAST DAY OF MARKING PERIOD 1***

Due Mon(A)/Tues(B), Nov 18/19

  • vocab unit 4 quiz

Due Wed(A)/Thurs(B), Nov 20/21

  • Colonial lit quiz