Tuesday, May 15, 2012

English 10 Honors--5/16/2012

Jump Off – Form a circle and take out your The Tragedy of Macbeth materials.

S. the C. – agenda/rationale/HW

Discussion (cont.) – William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Macbeth/Roman Polanski's Macbeth
--discussion will last 20 minutes (no more, no less!)
--reflect on mastery/necessity of an end-of-play assessment
--Mr. Martin will be assessing discussion contributions

Transition – writing assignment groups formed via drawing cards, desks moved from circle into groups

Writing WorkshopThe Count of Monte Cristo Unit Culminating Assignment
--assignment sheets handed out—read aloud in groups
--reconvene and discuss both Version A and Version B as a whole group—analyze task
--group work time—your goals?

HW Time – Assign Culminating Assignment HW/Hand Out and Discuss Notes Pages—Assign Final Unit Preparation HW

--continue brainstorming for final examination—the end of the school year will sneak up on you!
--write the rough draft of your portion of the assignment—the final piece is due on 5/22
--close read notes pages for final unit—be prepared to share your knowledge and understanding with the class next time