|Teacher: Ms. Ellis Robert Morgan Educational Center|
|Grade Level & Subject:10th Grade/ English 2|
|Lesson and/or Unit: HMH Collection 5: Absolute Power|
|Amount of Time: 10 Weeks|
| Learning Focus: Analyze interactions between character and theme.
Student Learning Objective: The student will be able to analyze interactions between characters and theme. The student will be able to analyze representations of a scene. The student will be able to analyze historical text. The student will be able to analyze how an author draws on Shakespeare. The student will be able to make and support inferences about word choice.
Objectives by Text: The student will be able to…
|Assessment For Learning (Summative or Formative):
|Characteristics of the Exemplary Work Product/Lesson Outcome:
see FSA Writing rubric
|Key/Essential Questions: What is the use of rhetoric to analyze an argument?
|Key/Academic Vocabulary: HMH Collection 5 & Write Starts
rhetoric, iambic pentameter
(See weekly daily Write Starts words)
|Materials/Items Needed: HMH Collection 5 (digital or copies made by teacher), Write Starts Grade 10|
Write Starts Vocab./ No Red Ink (NRI)
*Write Starts vocabulary and No Red Ink assignments from 1st quarter were added so we could complete them.
Week 11: Waft, Sanguine/ NRI
Week 12: Yammer, Zenith/ NRI Diagnostic
Week 13: Abrogate, Belie/ NRI Identifying Sentences and Fragments Practice
Week 14: Capricious, Delve/ NRI Iden. Sent. and Frag. Quiz, NRI Components of a Sentence #1 Practice
Week 15: Extol, Facetious / NRI Components of a Sent. #1 Quiz, NRI Components of a Sent. #2 Practice
Week 16: Garrulous, Hector/ NRI Components of a Sent. #2 Quiz, NRI Connecting Clauses w/ Colons & Semicolons Practice
Week 17: Inculcate, Jejune/ NRI Conn. Clauses w/ Colons & Semicolons Quiz, NRI punctuation w/ conjunctions practice
Week 18: Lugubrious, Magnanimous/ NRI punctuation w/ conjunctions quiz, NRI adjectives practice
Week 19: Ostensible, Perfunctory/ NRI adjectives quiz, NRI Identifying Parts of Speech #3 practice
Week 20: Resolute, Scintillate/ NRI Identifying Parts of Speech #3 quiz, NRI Commonly Confused Words #2 practice
Week 11: Shakespeare’s Life and Works Group Research, Group Presentations, UPDATE: Gables Stage Performance of Modernized “Julius Caesar” ( Periods 1 & 3 )
Week 12: Pep Rally (Thursday), Bellringers 26-27. ThinkCERCA #2. NRI Quiz: Finish Identifying Parts of Speech #3. Post-Lit Notes Activity. Continue Shakespeare’s Life and Works Group Presentations. Begin reading Macbeth. Informational Essays- Introductions. Rewrite Fall Writing Interim Introductions.
Week 13: Bellringers 28-29. NRI Quiz: Commonly Confused Words #2. Introductions are DUE! Mid-Year Assessments on Wednesday! Rewriting Body Paragraphs. Continue reading Macbeth (See activities in packet).
Week 14: THANKSGIVING! ONLY TWO DAYS OF SCHOOL. ASVAB test. Bellringer 30. Body Paragraphs are DUE! Work on conclusions.
Week 15: Bellringers 31-32. Conclusions are DUE! Type up entire essay using desired format. Continue Macbeth packet
Week 17: Bellringer 35. Review 10th Grade Mid- Year Interim Passage #2. ThinkCERCA #7. Review “Why Read Shakespeare” by Mack in Macbeth packet. Begin Macbeth Act 1, scene 1.
Week 18: Bellringers (inculcate, jejune). ThinkCERCA #8. NRI Single vs. Plural Possessives Practice. Review 10th Grade Mid- Year Interim Passage #3. Finish Macbeth Act 1 (Collaborative Study Groups/ Cornell Notetaking). NRI Quiz: Lists. Finish creating Digital Portfolios. (Email portfolio links to email@example.com)
Week 20: Bellringer (Weekly Inspiration, perfunctory, resolute). ThinkCERCA #10. NRI Vague Pronouns Practice. Review 10th Grade Mid- Year Interim Passage #5. NRI Second Quarter Grammar Test.Macbeth Acts 4 & 5. Choose play performance groups. Grade book Closed.
DI: HMH Close Reader: Collection 1
|Differentiation Notes:||Technology Integration|
|ESE (IEP/ 504)
|Other: Specified in IEP or 504 plan.|
|Teacher Strategies – Best Practices
HW: See REMIND texts.
Week 1: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #1
Week 2: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #2
Week 3: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #3, NRI
Week 4: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #3, NRI
Week 5: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #4, NRI
Week 6: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #5, NRI
Week 7: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #6, NRI
Week 8: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #7, NRI
Week 9: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #8, NRI
Week 10: Daily Voice Journal entries, ThinkCERCA #9, NRI