August 6 - 10
Monday August 6 - Syllabus, Introductions, and Class Rules.
Tuesday - Pick up "Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet"
Class Discussion and Packets
Block Day - Begin the novel (SSR) read to page 25 and Footprints Activity
Friday - Know your Log on to Google and Chrome - Resume in Google Classroom
August 13 - 17
Monday - Read Hotel on the Corner... to .page 40
Tuesday - Guest speaker
Wednesday - Vocab. test, Discuss
Then do Activity:See packet - Group Presentation- Creative Group Project - Imagine you and your families are going to be evacuated from your homes the following day on the order of the US government. You have 24 hours to get your affairs in order and to pack a small suitcase of belongings......
Friday - Dark Side Essay 250 words in Google Classroom
August 20 - 24
Monday - Read Hotel on the Corner
Tuesday- Presentations - What would you take - Read Hotel on the Corner of....
Wednesday - Vocab. test, Presentation of Dark Side project, Read Hotel on the Corner of..
Friday - Internment - Common Core project.In Google Classroom: After reading the book, students will be familiar with the Japanese American Internment camp experience from Jamie Ford's fictional portrayal of Keiko Okabe and her family at Camp Minidoka.
The group project portion of this assignment will be to research a nonfiction account of internment camp life during WW II to learn more about the government's treatment of internees. Compare and contrast the fictional representation with real-life accounts. In researching real-life accounts, consider the following: How did the internment experience vary from one camp to another? What were some of the worst privations internees faced? Given that many of the internees were minors and US citizens, to what extent were their legal rights violated?
Week 4 August 27 - 31
Monday – Collaboration Day – Read Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Tuesday – Art Project - Characters of Hotel on the Corner of...............
Wednesday – Senior Presentations in N4
Vocab. Test, Read Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Friday – Complete work on your Internment camp projects. *to be submitted by Monday at 11:59 PM. Monday is a holiday. Intro to Noredink.com
Week 5 - Sept. 3 - 7
Monday - Labor day
Tuesday - Present Internment Camp Projects - Read pages 136 - 158
Wednesday - Vocab. test - finish Internment projects - Read pages 158 - 165 (QUIZ)
Friday - See Google Classroom for Actively Learn Project
Week 6 Sept 10 - 14
Monday - Collaboration Read pages to 185 - discuss
"I am what you made me father"
Tuesday - Quiz up to page 165 - then read - to page 234
Wednesday - Discuss reading - Vocab. test! read to page 256
Friday - UC Essay in Google Classroom
Sept. 17 - 21
Monday - Finish Hotel on the Corner of...........
Tuesday - discuss and then do the Final = Pick up Power of One
Wednesday - Power Point and Syllabus for Power of One
Map work see packet and Google Classroom - Chromebooks!
Friday - Complete UC Essays