English IV AP Spring 2020
January 6-10, 2020
Tuesday: Review annotated bibliography—find quotations
Wednesday: Begin organizing research paper/writing introduction
Thursday: Finish introduction and write rough draft.
Friday: Work on rough draft due Friday, Jan. 17.
January 13-17, 2020
Monday: Write introductory paragraph together.
Tuesday: Begin rough draft using outline from last week.
Wednesday: Rough draft due Friday—1000 words, at least two quotes from each source, works cited page.
Thursday: Write rough draft.
Friday: Rough draft due. Rough draft checklist.
January 20-24, 2020
Monday: Tuesday- Discuss format; review rough draft checklist; continue writing- Paper is due 11:59 P.M.
Wednesday-Rough draft checklist
Thursday-Passive Voice, X out 1st & 2nd person pronouns, unnecessary words
Friday-Look for run-ons and fragments; Peer Review.
January 27-31, 2020
Monday: Introduction to Macbeth. Final draft due Monday, Feb. 10.
Tuesday: Finish background to Macbeth. Read Act I. Discuss paradox and how this affects mood.
Wednesday: Continue Act I. Discuss characterization of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.
Thursday: Finish Act I. Act I quiz.
Friday: Root test 24. Begin Act II—discuss Macbeth’s response to stress.
February 3-7, 2020
Monday: Clocking of research paper. Due TUESDAY in Turnitin.com.
Tuesday: Discuss characterization and video clips. Read Act I.
Wednesday: Continue Act I. Discuss interaction of Macbeth/Lady Macbeth. Finish Act I. Act I quiz
Thursday:. Begin Act II—discuss Macbeth’s response to stress.
Friday: Root test 25. Read Act II—discuss motifs (hands, blood, sleep, night).
February 10-14, 2020
Monday: Finish Act I. Act I quiz. Begin Act II.
Tuesday: Read Act II.
Wednesday: Finish Act II. Test over acts 1-2 tomorrow.
Thursday:. Acts I-II test. Write short answer.
Friday: Multiple choice practice
February 18-21, 2020
Monday: President’s Day.
Tuesday: Act I quiz. Finish Act II. Act II quiz.
Wednesday: Meet in library. Read Act III, complete study guide.
Thursday:. Discuss Act III—various representations of banquet scene
Friday: Multiple choice practice. Discuss Act III.
February 24-29, 2020
Monday: Discuss Act III—view various representations of banquet scene.
Tuesday: Finish Act III. Complete study guide.
Wednesday: Act III quiz. Read Act IV—discuss Macbeth’s dependence on the witches.
Thursday:. Discuss Act IV.
Friday: Root test 27. Act IV quiz.
March 2-6, 2020
Monday: Act IV quiz. Discuss Act V. Do study guide.
Tuesday: Finish Act V. Discuss. Act V study guide.
Wednesday: Review for Macbeth test.
Thursday:. Macbeth test.
Friday: SSR—book of comparable literary merit/student choice. DJ due Tuesday.