Students will receive points for assignments completed.  Grades will be based on a combination of classwork and participation, homework, larger projects, essays and exams.  Please refer to the grading scale that was sent home at the beginning of the year with the course description. 

 

Homework: Week of 5/28/19

Portfolio Selection and Reflections due on Wednesday.

Bring SRMS Writing Handbook to class on Wednesday.

Turn in notebooks on Wednesday.

English final is on Thursday.

History final is on Friday.

Homework: Week of 5/20/19

Beowulf character shield is due on Thursday. Complete symbols and provide color. Justify your choices on the back of your shield. 

Bring both textbooks to class on Thursday.

Portfolio Selection and Reflection is due Wednesday, May, 29th.

Homework: Week of 5/13/19

The Wheel of Time is due on Wednesday.

Finish reading Catherine Called Birdy and complete logs 5 and 6 by Thursday.

Canvas blueprint is due Wednesday.

Artist's Statement is due Monday, May 20th

 

Homework: Week of 5/6/19

Scripts for mini dramas are due on Wednesday. Turn script in typed or written neatly in pen.

"Daily Life in Medieval Europe" due Thursday. After reading the textbook lesson, complete 1-5, 7 neatly on a separate piece of paper. 

Section 2 of Catherine Called Birdy due Thursday. Please refer to directions from your handout.

Homework: Week of 4/29/19

Section 1 of Catherine Called Birdy due Thursday. Please refer to directions from your handout.

Read your handout on primary and secondary sources about life in medieval Europe to prepare for starting your skits on Friday.

Homework: Week of 4/22/19

Students are taking their state tests through Wednesday of this week; therefore, there is no homework Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday night.

If you didn't finish in class, the feudal hierarchy two-sided handout is due on Friday.

Homework: Week of 4/15/19

The Latin root word chart is due on Tuesday. Continue your work in your WTL. 

The final draft of your Samurai's Tale essay is due on Friday. Read all marks and comments on your rubric and rough draft. Use your writing handbook and the sample introduction, body and conclusion paragraphs we coded and analyzed in class to revise and complete your final draft. Even if we have already conferenced, feel free to meet with me if you have any questions.

If you did not complete "The Legacy of Rome" 1,2,4 and 5 in class, complete for homework and turn in on Thursday.

Homework: Week of 4/8/19

Finish reading Samurai's Tale and complete the last Bushido Code log entry by class on Tuesday.

Essay vocabulary is due on Wednesday.

The rough draft of the Samurai's Tale expository essay is due on Friday. Use the writing handbook and the model paragraphs we've analyzed in class as a guide.

If you did not complete your Roman Empire map in class, turn it in on Friday.

Homework: Week of 4/1/19

Japanese poetry analysis due on Wednesday. Follow the procedure modeled in class in order to analyze two additional poems from your packet. 

If you did not complete your card in class, turn it in at the beginning of class on Thursday.

Read to page 206 in Samurai's Tale and complete the next log entry in your WTL. Due Friday.

Homework: Week of 3/25/19

Voices of Hope Final Written Reflection is due on Tuesday.

Samurai's Tale log entry is due on Wednesday.

Guest speaker thank you card is due on Friday.

Homework: Week of 3/11/19

Read chapters 16 and 17 in Samurai's Tale by class on Tuesday.

Shinto and Buddhism crossword is due on Wednesday.

Bring your history book to class on Wednesday.

Permission slips for Voices of Hope showcase field trip due on Thursday.

Homework: Week of 3/4/19

Word Attack is due on Tuesday.

Read chapters 6 and 7 in The Samurai's Tale by class on Wednesday.

Homework: Week of 2/25/19

Read chapters 1,2 in Samurai's Tale by class on Tuesday.

The rough draft of Voices of Hope poem is due on Wednesday.

The interview transcript due date has been extended to Thursday. If your group needs a further extension, you need to check in with Mr. Moore.

The final typed, double-spaced, 12 font draft of the literary response essay is due on Friday. Keep your rough draft, your revised draft and your rubric to turn in with your final draft on Friday. 

Homework: Week of 2/19/19

We will continue to spend time in our groups this week working on our interviews and videos:

Voices of Hope interview transcript is due on Tuesday, February 26th.

Voices of Hope video for the Sonoma County Five Minute Film Festival is due on Monday, March 11th

The Japan map quiz will be on Monday, February 25th.

Homework: Week of 2/12/19

Voices of Hope informational paper is due on Wednesday. Submit in final draft form.

Read "The Mongol Empire" in your history textbook. After reading, answer #s 1,2,4,5 and 6 on page 237. Put this work into your WTL notebook, # 10. Due Thursday.

"Consent to Use Video Recording" is due on Thursday.

Typed introduction and body paragraphs for The Examination essay are due on Friday.

 

Homework: Week of 2/4/19

Read to page 269 in The Examination by class on Tuesday.Home

The scroll is due on Tuesday.

The rough draft of the essay introduction is due on Wednesday.

The rough draft of your three body paragraphs for your essay are due on Thursday.

 

Homework: Week of 1/28/19

Read to page 219 in The Examination by class on Tuesday.

Complete journal entry number four by class on Tuesday. The journal can be based on any of the reading up to page 219.

The character shield is due on Wednesday. Follow directions that we reviewed from the board this morning.

Read to page 226 in The Examination by class on Wednesday

Complete journal entry number five by class on Friday.

Homework: Week of 1/22/19

Read to page 175 in The Examination by class on Wednesday.

The character qualities map with supporting evidence from the novel is due on Thursday.

Complete reading part II in The Examination by class on Friday.

Develop three open-ended questions for our guest speaker. Due Friday.

Homework: Week of 1/14/19

Read to page 114 in The Examination by class on Tuesday.

Read to page 143 in The Examination by class on Thursday

Log number three in The Examination is due on Friday.

The list of your top three social justice issues is due on Friday.

 

 

Homework: Week of 1/7/19

Turn writing portfolio and quarter two notebook in on Tuesday.

Bring history book on Tuesday.

Read Reunifying China on page 213 in your history book. After reading, respond to 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6. Put your responses into your WTL. Due Wednesday.

Journal number one is due on Thursday.

Read to page sixty-four in The Examination by the beginning of class on Friday.

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Homework: Week of 12/17/18

Write down and reflect on the questions from today's roleplaying activity. Place in your notebook. Due Wednesday.

Homework: Week of 12/10/18

Read and complete 1-5 in "Taking Tests in China" Due Wednesday.

The Examination visual dictionary is due on Friday.

Prepare your Q. 2 notebooks for turn in on Friday.

 

Homework: Week of 11/26/18

"The Cow-Tail Switch" is due on Tuesday.

Read "All Stories are Anansi's" on page 804 in your purple literature book. After reading, write down and answer 2a,2b,3a,3b,5a, and 5b. Put this assignment into your notebook. Due Thursday.

The story map for your folk tale idea is due on Friday.

 

Homework: Week of 11/14/18

Complete your name interview by class on Friday. Place responses from your parent or guardian into your notebook, #10 Baby Name.

Africa map is due on Friday.

Homework: Week of 11/05/18

Complete fifteen lines of poetry in your notebook: Due Tuesday. Use your experience with Adalusian poetry, the matrix and spoke diagram to complete your poem based on one of the photos in Google Classroom.

Complete the final draft of your poem from the edited draft in your notebook. The final draft must have a title and be typed. Due Thursday.

West African Culture and Daily Life: Continue the reading of this section from this morning. After reading, complete the lesson review on page 154, 1-5. Place into your notebook. Due Friday.

Homework: Week of 10/29/18

Choose two themes from Seven Daughters and Seven Sons and develop two claims with supporting evidence from the novel. Due Tuesday

The visual essay is due on Friday. Use your writing in your charts to include your theme, claim/thesis, supporting evidence and commentary.

                                                                              Homework: Week of 10/22/18

Complete the sentence analysis started in class today, and read to the bottom of page 166 in Seven/Seven by class on Tuesday. 

Finish your responses to the value statements started in class this morning. Due Wednesday.

Read "The Expansion of Muslim Rule" in your history textbook. After reading, write down and answer 1-4 at the end of the lesson. Put this assignmewnt in your write to learn notebook as number three in your table of contents. Due Thursday.

 

Homework: Week of 10/15/18

Vocabulary Part II due in Google Classroom on Monday.

SBAC make up test will be on Wednesday during periods 1 and 2. There's no homework on Tuesday. Please rest up.

Please return quarter one notebooks on Friday.

Read to the bottom of page 122 in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons. Complete the thought bubble and one quote and response. Your work should be connected to tonight's (Thursday) reading. Due Friday.

Final draft of script is due on Monday, 10/22 at the beginning of the period.

 

Homework: Week of 10/8/18

Complete the Five Pillars of Faith handout started in class today. Due on Tuesday.

Hot seat questions-two each- for novel characters, Nasir/Buran, Hassan, Uncle, Father, Mother and Jihha are due on Wednesday.

Three religions quiz is on Thursday.

Read to the beginning of Part II in Seven Daugters and Seven Sons by classtime on Thursday.

Turn part II of the Seven/Seven vocabulary into Google Classroom no later than Monday, 10/15 at the beginning of class.

 

Homework: Week of 10/1/18

Part one of the vocabulary for Seven Daughters and Seven Sons is due on Wednesday.

Bring Seven Daughters and Seven Sons to class each day.

The parts of speech test is on Wednesday.

Prepare your notebook for turn in on Thursday.

Continue reading "Islam and Muhammad" in your history book. After reading, complete 4, 5 and 7 on page 96. Please write the questions before answering. Put this assignment in your notebook. Due Thursday.

Read to page 34 in Seven Daughters and Seven Sons Complete a one-page response log in your new notebook. Due Friday.

Homework: Week of 9/24/18

Bring your purple literature book to class on Tuesday.

Finish your map, "Spread of Islam A.D. 661, and turn it in on Tuesday.

Complete the writing journal What do you love? What are you good at? What do you know?. Place this assignment in section

#6 of your notebook. Due Tuesday.

"All Summer in a Day" is due on Thursday. Write down and answer the following questions from your literature book, page 270: 2b, 3c, 4a, 4b and 5.

Read "Life on the Arabian Peninsula" in your history book. After reading, complete 1, 4, 5 and 6 on page 89. Please write the questions for 4,5 and 6. Put this assignment in your notebook. Due Friday.

 

 

Homework: Week of 9/17/18

Cultural Universal of Sonoma County: Use the questions in your assigned cultural universal topic as a guide to write a one page description of Sonoma County. Write the paper in your notebook. Due Tuesday

Group Cultural Universal poster due on Wednesday. 

Complete the color-coding for the article, "Joel Rubin". Red- Showing detail, Blue- Problem/Argument Green- Joel's actions (sequence of events). Due Thursday.

Bring history book to class on Friday.

Noun and Adjective handout due on Friday.

 

 

Homework Week of 9/10/18

Show Don't Tell paragraph: The morning walk was interesting is due on Tuesday in your WTL.

Similes and Metaphors handout is due on Wednesday.

"The Jacket" six-box is due on Wednesday.

Color coding "The Jacket" for short story elements is due on Thursday.

Study for the Short Story Elements and Forms of Literature test for Friday.

Homework Week of 9/4/18

Show Don't Tell paragraph: The roller coaster ride was fun is due in your WTL on Wednesday.

"The Circuit" handout is due on Thursday.

Show Don't Tell Analysis of Paragraphs is due on Friday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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