June 8, 2016 Agenda

 

1B – English 12

No students today.

2B – English 11

  1. FINAL EXAM: Students will come to class with a big filled-in chart organizer to write their final exam essay. They are NOT to go online, NOT to use their books, NOT to talk to each other. They MUST finish it during class. They need to turn in the essay with their organizer.
  2. Turn in ALL English books they have left.

3B – Reading

No students today

4B – English Intervention

  1. Benny and Zane can go to another room to work on English presentation or another assignment.

5B – Prep

 

May 31, 2016 Agenda

1B – English 12

  1. Journal: “At the end of the day, you are solely responsible for your success and your failure. And the sooner you realize that, you accept that, and integrate that into your work ethic, you will start being successful. As long as you blame others for the reason you aren’t where you want to be, you will always be a failure.” –Erin Cummings
  2. Analogies 13/14 due; all redone analogies due Thursday
  3. Final Exam prep–complete the final prep handout for the final exam on Thursday

2B – English 11

  1. Journal (see above)
  2. Analogies 13/14 due; all redone analogies due
  3. Informative essay — typed essay due Thursday
  4. Finals prep on Monday; final on June 8

3B – Reading

4B – English Intervention

  1. Work on makeup work for English

 

May 26, 2017 Agenda

1A – AP English

  1. Journal: What are your plans next year? What do you still need to do? When specifically will you take care of these tasks?
  2. Film: The Kite Runner

2A – Senior Issues

  1. Learning Log: Speaker Angelo Genasci, Sierra Business Council

3A – Reading

  1. Get your reading done!

4A – Journalism

  1. Work hard today–get things done!
  2. Publication: June 3

5A – Academic Advisement

May 25, 2016 Agenda

1B – English 12

  1. Journal: What are your plans for next year? What do you still need to do? When specifically will you take care of those tasks?
  2. Senor Project rehearsal

2B – English 11

  1. Journal: see above
  2. Writing Companion: Informative Essay, see p. 48 and your outline and research — now WRITE the essay

3B – Reading

  1. SP tasks and AR reading

4B – English Intervention

  1. Work on homework today

 

 

May 23, 2016 Agenda

4B – English Intervention

  1. Edit/improve Isearch paper

3B – Reading

  1. Read for AR points

2B – English 11

  1. Journal: “More things in politics happen by accident or exhaustion than happen by conspiracy.” Jeff Greenfield
  2. Analogies 11/12 due; 13/14 due Friday
  3. Seniors: Finalize SP presentations
  4. Juniors: Practice for state CAASPP testing — use the following website directions:

www.caaspp.org/practice-and-training

Student Interface Practice and Training Tests

Sign In

Select Grade 11 – Click Yes

Start High School ELA Practice Test

Select

Yes, Start My Test

May 20, 2016 Agenda

5A – Academic Advisement

4A – Journalism

  1. Start typing up senior surveys
  2. First drafts on sports etc. due
  3. Production: June 3

2A – Senior Issues

  1. Finalize portfolios
  2. Finalize SP Powerpoints

1A – AP English

  1. Journal: “I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.” –Thomas Carlyle
  2. Seniors: Work on SP Powerpoint
  3. Juniors: Practice for CAASPP — see board for website

Use the following to practice for state testing next week:

www.caaspp.org/practice-and-training

Student Interface Practice and Training Tests

Sign In

Select Grade 11 – Click Yes

Start High School ELA Practice Test

Select

Yes, Start My Test

 

May 19, 2016 Agenda

4B – English Intervention

  1. Isearch papers

3B – Reading

  1. Grow your brain with reading today!

2B – English 11

  1. Journal: “I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.” — Thomas Carlyle
  2. Analogies 11/12 due Monday
  3. Writing Companion: p. 48.
    1. Decide on a topic
    2. Find all your research today
    3. Create an outline for your paper — turn in the outline with the research today

1B – English

  1. Journal (see above)
  2. Analogies 11/12 – due Monday
  3. Senior project presentations
    1. Finalize the PPT today
    2. Practice on Monday — be ready