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essay construction
Due Date: 9/21/2018
Subject: English 11

Monday:  Students will write counterclaims using the graphic organizers from Friday.

Tuesday:  Students will trade papers and peer edit essays for word choice, audience, point of view.

Wednesday:  Students will use examine pyramidal structure in the construction of conclusions.

Thursday:  Using graphic organizers and notes from yesterday, students will construct their own conclusions using pyramidal structure.

Friday:  Students will take notes/watch an instructional video on pyramidal structure in the construction of introductions.

Seniors Beowulf, cont.
Due Date: 9/21/2018
Subject: English 12

Monday:  Continue reading and discussion of Beowulf:  descent into Grendel's lair/battle with Grendel's mother.

Tuesday:  Continue reading and discussion:  Defeat of Grendel's mother, battle with the dragon.

Wednesday:  Continue reading and discussion:  The end of Beowulf, his legacy.

Thursday:  Open book/note test on Beowulf

Friday:  Instruction and preparation for research project on heraldry:  guest speakers.

Space, cont.
Due Date: 9/21/2018
Subject: Film Studies

Monday-Wednesday:  Students will watch The Martian

Thursday-Friday:  Students will research various topics on the future of space (terra formation of Mars, Elon Musk and Space X, Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos, the lunar station, etc.)  Students will work in groups and do powerpoint presentations next week.