English 9CP Homework Term One

 

Monday, October 12 - 16, 2009

NO FORMAL HOMEWORK THIS WEEK = FINALS!

*Students should study for their finals!

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Monday, October 5, 2009

1.        In HW section – fix vocabulary test
2.         Read Act I scene i (pages 23 – 53)
 
 Tuesday, October 06, 2009
1.        Read Act I sc ii – quiz tomorrow
2.        In HW section – fix vocabulary test
3.        Read SSR

Wednesday, October 7, 2009
1.        Read Act II sc i
2.        In HW section – describe 5 major characters – use textual evidence
3.        Read SSR

Thursday, October 8, 2009
.        Read Act II sc ii
2.        In HW: write a summary of Act I
3.        Read SSR

 Friday, October 9, 2009
1.        Read SSR

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Monday, September 28, 2009
1.        Write a paragraph about any TOPIC about using five NEW word study words.
2.        Read ORB – 20 pages each night

Tuesday, September 29, 2009
1.         Label all of the words in your first sentence from last night’s homework. – See model:
2.        Read ORB – 20 pages a night!


Wednesday, September 30, 2009
1.        Bring your ID Card tomorrow!
2.        Write a summary of your SSR book.  Use the format!
3.        Read ORB for 20 minutes every night!


Thursday, October 1, 2009
1.        Study for tomorrow’s  vocabulary! quiz
2.        Read your ORB!

Friday, October 2, 2009
1.        Read orb!!!
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Monday, September 14 through September 18th

Monday, September 14, 2009
1.  Write a paragraph summarizing "The Cak of Amontillado" using five new word study
      words.
2.  Read SSR EVERY NIGHT for 20 minutes!

Tuesday, September 15, 2009
1.  Write 5 sentences.  Each sentence must contain a different type of phrase (i.e. g
     gerund, participle, infinitive, appositive or prepositional).

2.  Read SSR EVERY NIGHT for 20 minutes!

Wednesay, September 16, 2009
1. 
Write a paragraph summarizing one of the Poe stories in chapter 3 of your
     literature book.  Use FANBOYS; do NOT use "to be" verbs.

2.  Read SSR EVERY NIGHT for 20 minutes!

Thursday, September 17, 2009

1.  Read your SSR book.  SSR midterm is tomorrow!  You should have read over 200
     pages by now!

Friday, September 18, 2009

1. 
2.  Read SSR EVERY NIGHT for 20 minutes!
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Sepetember 7th - September 11th


Tuesday, September 8th
1.       Write a paragraph about your weekend using 5 new word study words.
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Read SSR EVERY NIGHT for 20 minutes!


ednesday, September 9th
1.  Read SSR every night!

Wednesday
1.        Read “If Only Poe…” and “Rabies Death Theory” on pages 189-190.
2.        Write a one sentence summary for all four Poe articles = 4 sentences total.

 

Thursday
1.        Make a Works Cited Page for all of the SSR books you’ve read so far this term.
2.        Reread “The Cask of Amontillado.”
Friday
1.        Read your SSR book for 20 minutes every night!  You should have at least 250 to 300 pages read !~ 
Monday

1.        Wrtie a paragraph about "Can Animals Think: using 10 new word study words.
2   .               Read your SSR book for 20 minutes every night!
3.      Come to Back To School Night


Tuesday
1.       Read and then  Write a 5 sentence summary of  "Feeding Frenzy" on pages 100 - 101 in the lit book.
2.  Read your SSR book for 20 minutes every night!

Wednesday
1.       Write an example for each "character word" you have learned this week.
2.     
Read your SSR book for 20 minutes every night!

Thursday

1.        Use the words “hope”, “fly” and “flood” as nouns, verbs and adjectives = 9
       sentences total.

2.        Read your SSR book for 20 minutes every night!

Friday, September 4th -
1.  Read your SSR book!!!
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Monday
– August 24 - 28
1.  Write 10 sentences about your weekend using 10 word study words.  Use fanboys in your sentences.
2.  Read the first 10 pages of The Most Dangerous Game (MDG)

Tuesday
1.  Read the last 5 pages of “The Most Dangerous Game”.
  
2.  Write a 4 sentence summary of the story.
Wednesday – 
1.  Underline all of the verbs from last night's homework.  Circle all of the nouns.

Thursday – 

1.  Read 10 or more pages from your ssr book.
2.  Write 4 predictions about what will happen next in your ssr book. Use the word "because" in every sentence.

Friday – Study for Concept Quiz #1. Create study guide for quiz (optional)
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Week ONE:
Monday, August 17th:
  1.  Write or type a
letter to Ms. Kahrs Emigh and Ms. Robb - Due tomorrow, Tuesday, August 18th
  2.  Buy a composition book -- due Friday, August 21st.
 
Tuesday, August 18th:
  1.  Write or type  a
REVISED 2nd draft of your letter - Due tomorrow, Wednesday, August 19th
  2.  Have parent/guardian read and sign
syllabus --due Friday, August 21st
  3.  Read the first page of "The Most Dangerous Game" on page 5 of your literature book - Due tomorrow.

Wednesday, August 19th:
  1.  Write or type an IMPROVED 3rd draft of your letter - use
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/fry/fry2.html   Due Thursday, August 20th.
 
Thursday, August 20th:
  1.  Write or type 4th draft of letter --optional -- Due tomorrow, Friday August 21st.
  2.  Bring composition book -- due tomorrow, Friday, August 21st
  3.  Bring signed syllabus -- due tomorow, Friday, August 21st

Friday, August 21st:
1.  Read the first 5 pages of "The Most Dangerous Game" - due Monday.