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Glacier Peak High School
Bill Erickson, Freshman Honors English



Tentative Dates Due

September

 

Sept.
2014

Labor Day

2

3
First day
Freshmen only
Pass out
syllabus
Assignment: Bring  
notebook and signed syllabus tomorrow

4

In Class Write
Anthem

Anthem
packets due
Set up
notebooks

5
Due:  Syllabus
Signed
Characterization activity

8
Anthem
 Discuss
Character,

9                  Anthem
 Discuss
through questions group mark: bug,
plus, check, minus

Vocab Quiz SAT  list #1

10
Group  discussion
 of  Anthem Plot in groups

11
Discuss
end
 Point of View
Symbolism,
Theme
Review for Quiz
Pass out vocab #1 words

12
Anthem Quiz
Introduce 1st
Quarter
ORP

15
1) “Hillside Thaw”
discuss and
annotate use of
 metaphors
2) Introduce Essay
 Create mind Map

16
Essay mind
Map or list due
Start main
Outline for essay
 Review for vocab
quiz

17
     Library
   Orientation

18
Grammar
Pre-Quiz
Introductions Leads or Attn. Getters

19  Review vocab                  
Thesis statements
Continue Filling out Outline
Due 9/24

22                    Vocab Quiz –
SAT  list #
1
Body
Paragraphs
& Conclusions  

23
MLA Formatting
Writing  essays: corrections – (Anthem ICW)
Finish Outlines

24                          Metaphorical Essay           Outline Due
SSR “Most
Dangerous
game”

25
Character
Analysis:
Zaroff and
Rainsford Quiz “Game”
Plot – chart

26
Notes on
 characterization
Metaphor essay Due Monday

 

SAT Vobab test #2 - 10/10

ORP - reading logs for short stories and poem(s) - Oct. 26

 

 

         

Links

SAT Vocabulary List

Metaphorical Outline

Metaphorical Rubric

Course Syllabus

Literature Terms List

MLA Citations

Standard and Honors English Comparison

Summer Assignment for Incoming Freshmen