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Weekly Calendar


Week of April 15th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English





English
Homework











Government





Government
Homework





Week of February 4th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
The Hero's Journey
Ender's Game Silent Conversation
Listen to Chapter 1

Book Mark
Distributions of Registration Materials

Silent Reading
INSERVICE
NO SCHOOL!
English
Homework











Government
Panel Discussion Research
Panel Discussion Research
Panel Discussion Research
Anti-Federalists and Federalists Foldable

Government
Homework



Read Federalists 10 and Cato Paper Due Monday!




Week of January 28th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Finish "I Have a Dream"

Choice Speech
MAPS
Obama's Speech
Archetypes Poster
Obama Speech Discussion

Context Clues
English
Homework


Finish Annotating Obama's
Speech for Rhetoric








Government
Political Philosophers Notes
and
Trading Cards
MAPS
Trading Cards Due!!

Roots of American Democracy
Declaration of Independence and
John Locke Discussion
Introduction of Panel Discussion

Brainstorming
Government
Homework
Trading Cards due Wed.
John Locke Reading


Read Federalists 10 and
Cato Letter
Week of January 21st

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Persuasive Skits
Rhetorical Devices
Shadow Dreams
"I Have a Dream"
Speech
English
Homework










Rhetorical Triangle
Government
No School
Nucountry Simulation
Games People Play Jigsaw
Jigsaw
Purposes and Functions of Government Mock PowerPoint
Government
Homework




Finish Mock PowerPoint

Week of January 14th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Nonfiction Book of
Choice Selection
LMC
What is Rhetoric?

Rhetorical Triangle
Editorials and Rhetorical Triangle
Persuasive Appeals
Persuasive Appeals
English
Homework
Read 35 pages in new
book of choice
Bring Editorial
Rhetorical Triangle for Book of Choice
TBA
TBA






Government
Chip Game
Comparative Government Chart
Timeline of Governments
Debrief Charts

Discuss Article

Processing the Different
Forms of Government
Timelines Due!!

NuCountry Activity
Government
Homework

Read and Annotate Article
Timeline
Timeline



Week of January 7th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
No School
Book of Choice Comic Strip
Drafting in Class
Comic Strip Work Day
Meester and Career Center
Period 6
Comic Strip Work Day
Career Center and World Lang. Lab
Period 6
English
Homework

Sign up for an Edmodo account
Play with Pixton Comic Maker









Government

What is Power?
Pretest over Chapters 1 and 2

Read Chapters 1 and 2
Sources of Power
Discussion

Government Institutions
Discussion of Article

Five Sources of Power
Power Point
Quotations of Power
Government
Homework


Read "Power and Politics"



Week of December 17th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
FINALS
THURSDAY
FINALS
FRIDAY
English
Act V Discussion

Writer's Workshop
Act V Quiz

Writer's Workshop

Soundtrack Due!!

English
Homework
Finish Act IV song and paragraph
Start Act V song and paragraph
Finish Act V song
and paragraph
Type paragraphs and
create cover, track list,
and Works Cited








Economics
LMC Work Time
on Business Project
LMC Work Time
on Business Project

Business Projects Due!!

Economics
Homework






Week of December 10th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Act III
Practice Scenes
Perform Scenes

Romeo and Juliet Soundtrack
Soundtrack

View film
Writer's Workshop

Act IV Discussion
Act IV Discussion and Quiz

Read Act V
English
Homework

Finish Act IV by Thursday

Finish Act V by Monday
Finish Act I song paragraph
Start Act II paragraph
Make sure Act I and II songs
and paragraphs are drafted
Finish Act V for Monday!

Finish Act III song and paragraph
Start Act IV song and paragraph






Economics
Will You Marry Me?
Writer's Workshop
Introduction of Business Projects
LMC Work Time on Businesses
LMC Work Time on Businesses
Economics
Homework






Week of December 3rd

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Silent Reading
Iambic Pentameter
30 Days Video
Review Act II
Act II Quiz

Act III Scenes
Act III Script Writing
English
Homework
Read Act III by Thursday
Practice Iambic Pentameter

Find and Annotate a
Song for Act III
Locate quotes from
Acts I, II and III
that connect to your song.
Bring to class on Monday.
No Silent Reading on Monday!






Economics
Ad Techniques
Romeo and Juliet Ads
Ad Script
30 Days Video
Millionaire Game
Present Ads
Economics
Homework
Romeo and Juliet Ads
due on Friday!





Week of November 26th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Silent Reading
Act I Discussion
Act II
Reading Groups
Finish Act II and Discussion
Act II Quiz

Assign Parts for the Acting of Act III
English
Homework

Bring lyrics to a song that represents Act I
Act II Summary and Elements








Economics
Seminar
Business ad Market Structures Collages
LMC
Final in class day for the Stock Market Games
How Competitive is the Industry?
Education Cents: Due!

Advertising Technique Video and Video Guide
Economics
Homework
Education Cents: Identity Theft Due!

Friday is the final day for the Stock Market Game!





Week of November 19th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Act I
Act I
Thanksgiving Break!!


English
Homework
Finish Act I, Scene i
Finish Act I









Economics
Research in LMC
Research in LMC



Economics
Homework

Prep for the Seminar
on Monday!




Week of November 12th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Veteran's Day
VoiceThread Due!

Introduction to Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare Presentations
Romeo and Juliet
Mini-Debates
Finish Presentations

Act I
Elements Sheet
English
Homework

Add information to
Google Presentation Slides
on your assigned topic

Comment on your two assigned
VoiceThreads by next Monday!
One comment per slide!
Read 724-727 and
add to your notes

Comment on your two assigned
VoiceThreads by Monday!
One comment per slide!






Economics
No School
Ceilings and Floors
Stock Market Game
LMC
Supply and Demand
Test
Read Chapter 22-23 and
Complete Supplement -
Due December 13th!

Steve Jobs Video

Education Cents: Paying for College Due!
Economics
Homework

Study for Supply and Demand test!

SOAR Students going on field trip
need to take the exam in
Intervention on Wednesday!

Education Cents Due Friday




Week of November 5th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
"Cask of Amontillado" Quiz

Cask of AChoice Assignment Due
Silent Reading
Introduce Voice Thread
and
Essential Question Assessment

Voice Thread is Due on Monday!!
Work Day
Halves

Meester Lab
Voice Thread
Meester and E0502 Labs
5th Hour

Voice Thread
English
Homework

VoiceThread Practice
Activity Due Tomorrow
Work on Writing for the
Essential Question

Voice Thread is Due on Monday!!






Economics
Determinants in Headlines Due!

"I Pencil"
Supply and Demand Graphing
Current Event Due!

Current Event Groups
Price Ceilings
Education Cents Due!

Silver Market
Economics
Homework
Education Cents Due Friday

Current Event Due Wednesday





Week of October 29th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Silent Reading
"The Cask of Amontillado" Pre-Reading

Small Discussion Groups
Link Crew
Small Discussion Groups
"The Cask of Amontillado"
English
Homework
Multicultural Selection Reading
and Questions 1-3 Due Tomorrow
Read "The Cask of Amontillado" pages 60-67 by Friday!
Multicultural Selection Reading and Questions 1-3 Due Tomorrow

"The Cask of Amontillado" Activity






Economics
The Market Never Stands Still
Determinants of Supply and Demand
Review

Advanced Graphing
Stock Market - LMC
Advanced Graphing
Education Cents: Insurance Elasticity Due!


Supply and Demand
Economics
Homework
Education Cents:
Insurance Elasticity Due Friday





Week of October 22th - Beginning of 2nd Quarter!

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Silent Reading
Small Discussion Groups
Writing Reflection and Corrections
Small Discussion Groups
Writing to Answer the
Essential Questions
English
Homework
Multicultural Selection Reading
and Questions 1-3 Due Tomorrow

Multicultural Selection Reading and Questions 1-3 Due Tomorrow

Multicultural Selection Reading
and Questions 1-3 Due Tuesday






Economics
Demand - Auction
Pre-Test
Current Event Due!
Supply
Education Cents: Credit Due!


Supply and Demand
Economics
Homework
Current Event Due Wednesday!

Education Cents: Credit Due Friday





Week of October 15th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
END OF 1ST QUARTER
English
Silent Reading
Sentences!!! Finally!!!
Sentences Practice
Unit 2 Culture Project
Cultural Universals
English
Homework










Culture Project
Economics
GDP Research
DUE WEDNESDAY!
Economic Systems Songs
DUE THURSDAY!
Stock Market Game
LMC
Present Songs
Market Systems Exam
Economics
Homework
Study for
Market Systems Exam
All Week
GDP Research

Economic Systems Songs
Economic Systems Songs


END OF THE 1ST QUARTER IS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19TH!!

Week of October 8th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
ICAP
Seminar Prep Work Day
Review Vocabulary Words
Bring Completed Cards to Class
Seminar - Halves
Vocabulary Quiz!

Silent Reading of
Book of Choice
English
Homework

Finish all vocabulary cards!
Finish Seminar Prep

Study for Vocab Quiz
Study for Vocab Quiz

Bring Book of Choice







Economics
ICAP
Bracelet Activity
Current Event Due!

Current Event Groups
GDP
Education Cents:
Saving and Investment Due!

GDP Comparison and Research
Economics
Homework
Current Event Due Wednesday

Education Cents: Saving and Investment - Due Friday
Current Event



END OF THE 1ST QUARTER IS NEXT FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15TH!!

Week of October 1st

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Choice Story and Annotation Due!

Silent Reading
Bring Typed Rough Draft of Narrative to Class!

Tone vs. Mood

Narrative Work
Dialogue
Show, Don't Tell
Partner Work on Narrative Plot, Tone and Mood

Grab Bag Analogy
"Button, Button"
Annotation Assessment

4 Functions of Sentences
NARRATIVE DUE!

Art Connections

Seminar Prep.

SEMINAR ASSESSMENT TUESDAY
English
Homework
Type a Rough Draft of Narrative
Revise Narrative for Showing (Figurative Language) and Dialogue
Revise Narrative Plot
Edit Narrative for Mechanics, Grammar and Spelling

Print Final Narrative
Begin Seminar Prep - Due Tuesday!!






Economics
Economist Power Point
A Visit with Adam Smith
Grab Bag Activity
Halves - LMC
Stock Market Game
Market Systems
Economics
Homework
Grab Bag





Week of September 24th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Narrative - Rising Action

Silent Reading
MAPS Testing

Computer Labs
The Scarlet Ibis and
The Golden Kite, the Silver Wind"
Quiz

Round Tables
Halves

Narrative - Climax Writing

Sentences
Narrative - Falling Action

Writer's Workshop
English
Homework
Finish reading
"The Golden Kite, the Silver Wind" and completing the
vocabulary note cards
by Wednesday!


Sentence Practice
Read and Annotate "Button, Button" -
Annotation Assessment






Economics
Introduction to the Stock Market
SOAR Students - Current Event Due!

A Visit With Adams Smith
Current Event Due!

Current Event Groups

"Undercover Boss"
Halves - LMC
Education Cents Due: Spending

Jigsaw Economics Posters
Economics
Homework
Education Cents: Spending - Due Friday
Current Event




Week of September 17th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Silent Reading

Reader's Response: Bio Poem
Finish Walter Mitty

Point of View

Born of Man or Woman
Sentences
Figurative Language

"The Scarlet Ibis"
Naked Economics Seminar
English
Homework
Create, Type and Add Images for Reader's Response #2-Bio Poem
Naked Economics - Active Reading and Level 4, 5, 6 Discussion Questions Due Friday
Sentence Practice
Finish "The Scarlet Ibis"







Economics
Economics Pictionary
Thinking Like an Economist Exam
Note-taking Strategy in Textbook
Economic Systems Posters

Textbook
Education Cents Due: Money Management

Jigsaw Economics Systems
Economics
Homework
Education Cents Due Friday: Money Management

Study for Exam
Naked Economics - Active Reading and Level 4, 5, 6 Discussion Questions Due Friday


Economic Resource Posters
Week of September 10th

MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
English
Silent Reading

Character Profile

Check out textbooks
Narrative Poetry
Seminar Groups
Sentences
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Character Development
Walter Mitty

Reader's Theater
English
Homework
Read "The Secret Life of Water Mitty"
by Thursday

Sentence Practice
Bring Props for Reader's Theater







Economics
Rules Influence Behavior
Is What I Like Most What I Buy?
Current Event Groups

Economic Cartoons
Marginal Analysis
Income DUE

Economic Resource Posters: Bring Art Supplies
Economics
Homework
Current Event Due Wednesday

Education Cents: Income Due Friday


Bring Art Supplies
Economic Resource Posters

Week of August 27th-31st

MON 8/27
TUES 8/28
WED 8/29
THURS 8/30
FRI 8/31

English
Notebook Set-Up
Book of Choice Check In
Silent Reading
Reader's Response
Foldable Due

DWA Drafting
Literary Elements Quiz

Levels of Questioning
Annotation and Levels of Questioning Practice
DWA Final Copy

English
Homework
Finish Reader's Response

Finish Reading Strategies Foldable
Review Literary Elements Notes


Read 60 pages of book of choice by Tuesday








Economics
What is Economics?

You and the Economy
To Choose or Not to Choose?
Current Event Due

Current Event Groups
Decision Making Model
Career Center
Education Cents

Economics
Homework
Make sure you get your new login set up by Friday
Current Event
Current Event Due Next Wednesday
Family Decision Making Model Due Tuesday


Supply List
English
1.5 Binder with 5 Dividers
Composition Notebook
Economics
1.5 Binder with 3 Dividers
Spiral Notebook
For Both Classes
Pens
Pencils
Loose Leaf Paper
Highlighters (3 Different Colors)
Notecards (small and very large)
Post It Notes
Flashdrive
By alphabet (for class use)
A-E Kleenex
F-J Markers
K-N Scissors
O-S Colored Pencils
T-Z Hand Sanitizer