Roles and Responsibilities of Citizens in a Democracy
12/26 & 2
Julius Caesar Act V. Finish Study Guide.
ABCs of Julius Caesar
DUE: Nothing today.
HOMEWORK: Finish Caesar packet today
Finish ABCs of Julius Caesar.
DUE: Caesar packet turned in today
PLAN Results--15 min.! Advisory
Intro new vocab. with iPads.
Intro to next unit: Roles and Responsibilities of Citizens in a Democracy. Unit overview.
DUE: Vocab. Quiz today. Turn in Caesar packet.
HOMEWORK: Read and highlight the essay prompt. You may bring it to use as notes, but you may not bring a rough draft.
Quiz on TKAM 1-3. 10 min. reading time. Discuss reading, watch movie clips. Courage articles activity.
HOMEWORK: TKAM 1-3, post in discussion board before tomorrow night at midnight, bring an article about someone/something courageous on Monday for 5 pts.
Quiz on TKAM 1-3. 10 min. reading time. Discuss reading, watch movie clips. Practice ways to fix a run-on sentence. Edit discussion board posts.
DUE: TKAM 1-3,
HOMEWORK: TKAM 3-9, episodic and interactive notes. See Canvas.
Winter Break! Just read the book and take the notes. Review before you come back for the test. It will be open-note.
Pulitzer Prize winner and "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee smiles before she receives the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom in the East Room of the White House November 5, 2007 in Washington, DC. The Medal of Freedom is given to those who have made remarkable contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, culture, or other private or public endeavors. (November 4, 2007 - Source: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images North America)
1/14 (Last day of Q2)-15
Hand out assignment sheet for mock trial response. Quiz on TKAM 16-17. Begin mock trial.
DUE: TKAM 16-17, Mock Trial Prep
HOMEWORK: TKAM 18
Quiz on TKAM 18. Finish mock trial.
DUE: TKAM 18
HOMEWORK: TKAM 19-20, mock trial response paper (Due next time!)
SRIs in lab.
Pre-reading activities for TKAM (paper bag activity for stereotypes)
Emmett Till Case station
Langston Hughes poem "I, Too, Sing America"
Everybody knows your business
Court proceedings--what is a lawyer
Talk about Tic Tac Toe assignment
Check out books. Intro to To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. Watch trailer. Read Chapter 1 together.
HOMEWORK: Read Chapters 1-3, bring courage article to class.
Use episodic and interactive notes on TKAM Quiz on chapters 4-9.
10 min. reading time.
Intro mock trial.
DUE: TKAM 4-9, episodic and interactive notes.
HOMEWORK: TKAM 10-11, choose mock trial role, ALL E.C. due today before 3:00 pm.
Highlight ch. 7-8, Jigsaw TKAM 9-11. Watch movie clips.Begin commonly confused words practice: accept vs. except. 10 min. reading time. Discuss reading. Watch movie clips. Read and annotate mock trial prep work.
DUE: TKAM 10-11
HOMEWORK: TKAM 12-13, choose which mock trial role you would like. We will sign up next time.
1/10, 13 (tomorrow last day of Q2)
Quiz on TKAM 12-13. Watch movie clips. Commonly confused words: they're/their/there and too/two/to. Research roles for mock trial on iPads--Canvas assignment.
DUE: TKAM 12-13, mock trial role chosen.
HOMEWORK: TKAM 16-17, All Extra Credit for Q2 due next time.