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In order to get full credit for the blog, you must use correct spelling, punctuation and capitalization. You must discuss any aspect of learning in the classroom. The purpose of this is to think about your learning. It is not to discuss your grades or give a thumbs up or down to what was done in class. Do not restate what was done in class. Fully developed thoughts are expected. You may state if something helped or did not help your learning but you must tell why.

Monday, May 2, 2016

May 2, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing:  What is Rico thinking?
2.  The ages in literature
3.  The Romantic Age power point

Period 2A

1.  Writing:  What is Rico thinking?
2.  Reading Romeo and Juliet in class

Period 2B

1.  Writing:  What is Rico thinking?
2.  Reading quiz on The Pearl

Friday, April 29, 2016

April 29, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing: The coolest/weirdest thing about....(person)
2.  Vocabulary
3.  About the diaries
4.  Reading Macbeth 

Period 2A

1.  Vocabulary test
2.  Reading quiz on Old Man and the Sea

Period 2B

1.  Vocabulary test
2. Reading quiz on The Pearl

Thursday, April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing:  Drama
2.  Rerun Act 1
3.  Quiz on Act 1
4.  Continued reading Macbeth

Period 2B

1.  Writing:  Drama
2.  Vocabulary pairing review
3.  Reading one newspaper article
4.  Reading quiz on chapter 1 of The Pearl
5.  Review of the idea of frame of reference

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing:  Call the police!
2.  Finished reading Act 1 of Macbeth
3.  Got worksheet for Act 1

Period 2A

1.  Writing:  Call the police!
2.  Vocabulary pairing review
3.  Reading and discussion of newspaper article
4.  Reading quiz on The Old Man and the Sea
5.  Message of the story

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing: spring snow
2.  Vocabulary groups to go over the words
3.  Reading Macbeth

Period 2A

1.  Vocabulary groups to go over the words
2.  Quiz on reading in Old Man and the Sea using questions from Monday

Period 2B

1.  Vocabulary groups to go over the words
2.  Reading Romeo and Juliet in class
3.  Intro to The Pearl, illustrating the first scene

Monday, April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing:  The best/ worst of vacation
2.  Got vocabulary
3.  Notes on Macbeth
4.  Began reading Macbeth

Period 2A

1.  Writing:  The best/ worst of vacation
2.  Got vocabulary
3.  Wrote questions for Old Man and the Sea

Period 2B

1.  Writing:  The best/ worst of vacation
2.  Got vocabulary
3.  Reading Romeo and Juliet in class

Thursday, April 14, 2016

April 14, 2016 in class

Period 1

1.  Writing:  Book recommendation
2.  Finish the pilgrimage
3.  Fire drill
4.  Went over vocabulary

Period 2B

1.  Writing:  Book recommendation
2.  Vocabulary pairing for study
3.  Sharing some sonnets
4.  Figurative language in Romeo and Juliet

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