9/3 AND 9/4

               Bellringer 9: ACT ( All classes but A1 need to also do bellringer 8)

               You tube documentary: SALEM Witch trials

Discuss essays: verbs, transitions

Textbook: “Why I wrotethe Crucible” page 827, 830-832

Crucible overview

9/5 AND 9/6

               Bellringer 10: ACT HAND IN ALL BELLRINGERS

               GET INFORMATION ON LIT CIRCLE PORJECT

               Laptops for webquest:http://zunal.com/webquest.php?w=166(BLUE buddy)

9/9 AND 9/10

                             Hand in webquest: Literacy test: Begin the movieThe Crucible with questions
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9/11 AND 9/12

                Bellringer 11: journal: Define what it means to “break charity” and journal of an example

                Movie! Choose books for lit circle projects


9/13 AND 9/16

Bellringer 12: journal: state the major theme of The Crucible. What are your thoughts/reactions to the movie?
FOR THOSE WHO ARE ABSENT!!! YOU MAY BE ABLE TO VIEW AND FINISH THE MOVIE HERE:

Check your book club stuff

Movie – pages 825: discussion of the breaking of charity. Definition of crucible page 828: apply to today

Short answer questions packet for review: In act 1 you are not expected to answer 1, 6, 12, 15,or 18 or #1 in Act 4.

HOMEWORK: READ THE POEM IN PACKET “HALF HANGED MARY” BY MARGARET ATWOOD

***ACT OF MERCY**** For those of you who for one reason or another didn’t’ complete the webquest, you may complete it and hand it in on 9/17 and 9/18 for no higher than a 65.

 9/17 AND 9/18

                Bellringer 13: grammar book: define clarity and subordinate and coordinate ideas pages 418-421. review exercise 1 aloud on page 421.

 
                Review Crucible and practice for lit circle roles with "Half Hanged MAry" make sure everyone int he group knows how to do these roles for next week!
 YOU WILL HAVE YOUR CRUCIBLE MOVIE ASSESSMENT ON 9/19 AND 9/20

HOMEWORK: READ IN THE INTRODUCTORY PACKET: “An Expanding Universe,” “The Enlightenment,” “the Great Awakening.” “the American Crisis,” and “The Pursuit of Happiness” with close reading questions. Study for a quiz 9/23 and 9/24!
 
 9/19 AND 9/20:
CRUCIBLE MOVIE ASSESSMENT
Bellringer #14: ACT on corn
 
HOMEWORK: READ IN THE INTRODUCTORY PACKET: “An Expanding Universe,” “The Enlightenment,” “the Great Awakening.” “the American Crisis,” and “The Pursuit of Happiness” with close reading questions. Study for a quiz 9/23 and 9/24
 
 
  9/23 AND 9/24
Br#15: ACT packet on Crude Sophistication: Vikings
Patrick Henry reading page 100 in lit book with rhertorical sheet
Review Clauses - adv, adj and noun
 
 
9/25 AND 9/26
 
BR#16: JOURNAL: Write about a time when you took action that became a turning point in your life.
Lit cricles!!! hand in reading log and roles. Discussion for thirty minutes,. Next cirlce is 10-9 and 10-10
Patrick Henry review page 100
Submit to the literary magazine
Ben Franklin homework: pages 84-94! You'll have close reading questions