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ROTATION #4

ROTATION #4



Murchie Day 1

Location: Media Center Lab

Take all 4 diagnostic quizzes or work on purple completion bar (Khan Academy > SAT prep > practice > reading&writing)





Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 1: Reading: Science Watch how-to videos and then have students complete practice


Eng 3
1. Journal: Free write
2. Vocab (review): All words completed
3. Arthur Miller paper workshop

AP Lit
Bible Assignment due

Discuss Ecclesiastes



Discuss Raiders Papers

Begin A Farewell to Arms

Book I due Thurs

Watch Hemingway Bio: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPvBXsiA9Zs

Eng 3
1. Journal: 1. Journal: If you could publish one thing for all the world to read, what would your thing be? What would it say?

2. Vocab

3. "Genius Hour" MAPS of online writing; begin project



PAPERS DUE

AP Lit
Watch Hemingway Bio

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPvBXsiA9Zs (39:00 minutes)

Junior Seminar

Murchie

Location: Media Center Lab

Day 2: Writing: Argument Watch how-to videos and then have students complete practice







Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 2: Reading: Literature Watch how-to videos and then have students complete practice

Eng 3
1. Journal: What are you doing for your genius hour final project? How much of it have you done already? When do you plan to work on it?

2. Vocab

3. Sentence composing Activity 9 practice 1 all, practice 2 ODD ONLY; Sentence composing Activity 10 Practice 1 and 2 (slashmarks in coursepack; answers to 10p2 on paper)

Sentence Composing Activity 11 practice 1&2

Sentence Composing Activity 12 ALL

5. Genius hour -- Source Document

AP Lit
Finish Hemingway Bio

Discuss book I

Read book II for Monday

Junior Seminar

Murchie

Location: Media Center Lab

Day 3: Writing: Informative







Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 3: Reading: History

Eng 3
Journal: We are one week away from the end of the semester. How are you doing so far? What do you need to do? What have you done already to guarantee your success?
Vocab review
Sentence Composing review
Genius hour

AP Lit
Prose MC activity:

"A Very Short Story"

Junior Seminar

Murchie

Location: Media Center Lab

Day 4: Writing: Narrative





Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 4: Reading: Social Studies

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AP Lit
Discuss Book II Farewell to Arms



"A Very Short Story" activity



Read Book III for Tuesday

Eng 3
I. Journal: Please write about a time in your life when you did something that you knew you shouldn’t do. Be as specific as you can. What motivated you to do it? What influenced your decision? How did you feel before you did it?
2. Vocab review

Intro to Macbeth: https://youtu.be/rD5goS69LT4


Day 1: Act 1 Scene 1 through Act 1 Scene 3

1978 Movie: stop at 15:22.
Quote analysis pages 1-3

3. Macbeth DVD Section 1 (15:30)

Discuss history of play; setting; plot.

4. Quote analysis

Junior Seminar
Murchie

Location: Media Center Lab

Day 5: Grammar and Effective Usage practice





Branigan

Day 5: MLK Essay - Critical Reading Graphic Organizer and Pre Writing

AP Lit
Farewell to Arms
Discuss Book III
"A Very Short Story" activity

Read Book IV for tomorrow

Eng 3
VOCAB QUIZ



1. Journal: Look back at yesterday's topic. How did you feel after you did it? Did you have to deal with guilt? What other consequences did you have to face? Describe the circumstances and your feelings as specifically as you can.

3. Macbeth DVD Section 2 (25:30)



Day 2: Act I Scene 4 through Act II Scene 2

1978 Movie: stop at 45:00
Quote analysis pages 4-10
4. Quote analysis

Junior Seminar
Murchie

Location: Media Center Lab

Day 6: Jimmy Carter Essay: Read, Annotate, and Graphic Organizer





Branigan

Day 6: MLK Essay - Write Essay


AP Lit
Farewell to Arms
Discuss Book IV


"A Very Short Story" activity

Finish book for tomorrow

Eng 3
1. Journal: Look back at Monday's topic. If you could relive that moment, what (if anything) would you do differently the 2nd time around?


3. Macbeth DVD Section 3 (19:30)



Day 3: Act II Scene 3 through Act III Scene 2

1978 Movie: stop at 1:26
​Quote analysis pages 11, 12

Discuss history of play; setting; plot.

4. Quote analysis

Junior Seminar
Murchie

Location: Media Center

Day 7: Write Essay on paper





Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 7: MLK Essay - Review SAT Writing Rubric. Group feedback and complete Bump Score sheet

AP Lit
Farewell to Arms
Discuss Book V
Handout #6
Hemingway Hero Questions



"A Very Short Story" activity

Eng 3
I. Journal: Write about a time when someone pressured you (or tried to pressure) you to do something that you knew was wrong. What were the circumstances? Why did the person want to pressure you? How did you respond to the pressure? How did it feel to be pressured?


3. Macbeth DVD Section 4 (34:00)


Day 4: Act III Scene 3 through end of play

4. Quote analysis

Junior Seminar
Murchie

Location: Media Center

Day 8: Score Analysis and Bump Score worksheet





Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 8: Elaina Dockterman Essay - Read and Pre Write (Google Doc)

AP Lit
Farewell to Arms
End of Book discussion questions
"One True Sentence" Essay

Eng 3
1. Journal: Reflection and Feedback on Eng 3, first semester.

JOURNALS DUE.



3. Sentence Composing review: on paper

4. Grammar review: No Red Ink

Junior Seminar
Murchie

Location: Media Center

Day 9 : Khan Academy Terminology Assignment





Branigan

Location: Room 4

Day 9: Elaina Dockertman Essay - Peer Editing

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AP Lit
Eng 3
Junior Seminar
AP Lit
Final Exam Essay

Eng 3
4. Macbeth: Quote analysis discussion

5. Macbeth: Elements of Tragedy



https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/07/power-causes-brain-damage/528711/?utm_source=atlfb





GENIUS HOUR and Source Document DUE


Junior Seminar
Final Exam Reading Test

AP Lit
Final Exam
"Hills Like White Elephants"

Eng 3
Final Exam 2, 3

Junior Seminar
Final Exam Writing Test

AP Lit
Eng 3
Final Exam 5th hour

Junior Seminar
Final Exam Math Tests

AP Lit
Junior Seminar
Eng 3
Final Exam 6th hour

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