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Glacier Peak High School
Bill Erickson, Freshman Honors English



Tentative Dates Due

September

 

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  

Grade Anthem

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, setting, POV


Metaphor essay Due Monday

October 2014

29

“Most Dangerous
 Game”   
Character
POV and
Conflict

Metaphorical
Essay Due

30

SSR “Scarlet Ibis”
With Study Guide
and intro
discussion

1
Grammar Nouns

“Scarlet Ibis”
Study
Guides

 

 

2

Grade Grammar:
Nouns

Scarlet Ibis
Study Guides
Due – Grade
 and discuss

3

Finish discussion
of  Scarlet Ibis

Grammar:
Appositives

6
Grammar:
Grade 2 - 3

Pronouns 4 - 5

Notes on POV

Read “Tell-tale
Heart”

7
Grammar: Action
 Verbs
And Verb Phrases

Assign “Tell-tale
Heart”

Rewrite in different
1st person POV

 

8
Library is Reserved
 “Scarlet Ibis”
ICW

 

9

Peer Grade
ICW –
“Scarlet Ibis”

 

Review For Vocab
Quiz

10
 
Work on
Retelling of
“Tell-tale
Heart” in different
 POV

Start
Story – Due
 Tuesday
10/14

SAT Vocab quiz 2

SAT Vobab test #2 - 10/10

ORP - reading logs for short stories and poem(s) - Oct. 16

ORP - reading logs for novella - Nov. 6

 

 

         

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