Monday, April 25, 2016

Shakespeare & the Textbook

Today we began a series of opinion polls based on major themes in Romeo and Juliet. We then started a page of notes using our textbook. Directions for accessing the online textbook are on my freshmen webpage in the right sidebar.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Poems & Some Work Time

After returning books and sharing some pocket poems, we divided the class and started on the activities below. We will continue these activities on Friday.



Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Sonnets Continued

Today we firmed up our definition of the Shakespearean Sonnet, and started our look at Sonnet 130.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Welcome Back

Today we talked a bit about Shakespeare and started our look at his sonnets with Sonnet 18.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Have a Great Break!

Today students had the entire period to finish the essay cover sheet and post their final drafts to TurnItIn.com.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Revision Time

Today students had some time to revise their essays using the revision checklist at Google Classroom and the commented drafts they got back from TurnItIn.com.

Essays are due tomorrow!