Week 2:1 (Oct. 16-20)

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Pre-IB English 2: Proofreading ExpectationsTheme Log“The Story of an Hour”Comp. Book Task #3

AP Research: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle ScholarPurdue OWLPREP #8 (Inquiry Proposal Form)PREP #9 (Institutional Review Board Form)PREP #10 (Annotated Bib. with 15 Entries)PREP #11 (Research Methods)

AP LiteratureRevised First Quarter Reading ScheduleTone PacketHamlet NotesReading Shakespeare PacketArchaic PronounsMythology Review ListHamlet E-textSecond Quarter Poetry Response PacketMLA TemplateHamlet Essay Prompts

Hamlet Audioplay: Act III (≈:58), Acts IV-V (≈1:23)

Week 1:9 (Oct. 9-13)

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Pre-IB English 2: Proofreading ExpectationsTheme LogPSAT Room Assignments“The Story of an Hour”

AP Research: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle ScholarPurdue OWLPREP #8 (Inquiry Proposal Form)PREP #9 (Institutional Review Board Form)PREP #10 (Annotated Bib. with 15 Entries)PREP #11 (Research Methods)

AP LiteratureFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA TemplateRevised First Quarter Reading ScheduleHamlet Prop AssignmentTone PacketHamlet NotesReading Shakespeare PacketArchaic PronounsHamlet E-textMythology Review List

Hamlet Audioplay: Act II (≈:37), Act III (≈:58), Acts IV-V (≈1:23)

Week 1:8 (Oct. 2-6)

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Pre-IB English 2: Proofreading ExpectationsTheme Log

AP Research: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle ScholarPurdue OWLResearch MethodsPREP #8 (Inquiry Proposal Form)PREP #9 (Institutional Review Board Form)PREP #10 (Final Annotated Bib.)

AP LiteratureFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA TemplateRevised First Quarter Reading ScheduleHamlet Prop AssignmentTone PacketHamlet NotesReading Shakespeare PacketAct I VocabArchaic PronounsHamlet E-textMythology Review List

Hamlet Audioplay: Act I (≈:50), Act II (≈:37), Act III (≈:58), Acts IV-V (≈1:23)

Week 1:7 (Sept. 25-29)

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Pre-IB English 2: Plagiarism NotesProofreading Expectations“Old Man” Assignment, “Old Man” E-text, Theme Log

AP Research: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle ScholarPurdue OWLResearch Methods, PREP #8 (Inquiry Proposal Form), PREP #9 (Institutional Review Board Form)

AP LiteratureFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA Template, Revised First Quarter Reading ScheduleFrankenstein E-textFrankenstein Vocab AssignmentFrankenstein PromptsHamlet Prop AssignmentTone PacketHamlet NotesReading Shakespeare PacketAct I VocabArchaic PronounsHamlet E-text

Week 1:6 (Sept. 18-22)

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Pre-IB English 2: Plagiarism NotesComp. Book Task #1Proofreading ExpectationsSample Symbolism Paragraphs“Old Man” Assignment, “Old Man” E-text, Theme LogWrite Score: Student LoginWriting Rubric

AP Research: Purdue OWLResearch Methods, PREP #7, CRAAP AnalysisGerber & Offit Article, Jenny McCarthy Interview, PREP #8 (Inquiry Proposal Form) / Search Databases: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle Scholar

AP LiteratureFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA Template (for Poetry Responses), Revised First Quarter Reading ScheduleFrankenstein E-textFrankenstein Vocab Assignment, “Rime of the Ancient Mariner” E-text

Week 1:5 (Sept. 5-8)

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Pre-IB English 2: Plagiarism NotesGordimer Background“Once Upon a Time” Assignment, “Once Upon a Time” E-textProse Vocabulary“A Good Man Is Hard To Find” E-text, O’Connor BackgroundComp. Book Task #1, Proofreading Expectations, Usage Notes, Prose Vocab, Sample Symbolism Paragraphs, “Old Man” Assignment, “Old Man” E-text / Write Score: Student Login, Test Features, Writing Rubric

AP Research: Purdue OWLResearch Methods, Inquiry Proposal Form (PDF), PREP Task #6 / Medium Samples: Hard ScienceHumanities/HistoryHumanities/ArtsSocial Science / Search Databases: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle Scholar

AP LiteratureFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA Template (for Poetry Responses), First Quarter Reading ScheduleFrankenstein E-textFrankenstein Vocab Assignment

Week 1:4 (Aug. 28-Sept. 1)

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Pre-IB English 2: Plagiarism Notes“Harrison Bergeron” Assignment“Harrison Bergeron” E-textVonnegut BackgroundGordimer Background“Once Upon a Time” Assignment, “Once Upon a Time” E-textProse Vocabulary“A Good Man Is Hard To Find” E-text, O’Connor BackgroundComp. Book Task #1, Proofreading Expectations, Usage Notes, Prose Vocab / Write Score: Student Login, Test Features, Writing Rubric

AP Research: Tasks #1-4Purdue OWLResearch Methods, Inquiry Proposal Form (PDF), PREP Task #5, PREP Task #6 / Medium Samples: Hard ScienceHumanities/HistoryHumanities/ArtsSocial Science / Search Databases: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle Scholar

AP LiteratureJournal Instructions & Turnitin Registration DetailsFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA Template (for Poetry Responses), First Quarter Reading ScheduleFrankenstein E-textFrankenstein Vocab Assignment

Week 1:3 (Aug. 21-25)

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Pre-IB English 2: Plagiarism Notes“Harrison Bergeron” Assignment“Harrison Bergeron” E-textVonnegut BackgroundGordimer Background“Once Upon a Time” Assignment, “Once Upon a Time” E-textProse Vocabulary“A Good Man Is Hard To Find” E-text, O’Connor BackgroundComp. Book Task #1

AP Research: Research Prep Packet (Tasks #1-4)Research Process Visualization InstructionsPurdue OWLResearch MethodsResearch TermsSearch Databases: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle Scholar

AP LiteratureJane Eyre Journal & Turnitin Registration InstructionsJane Eyre E-textSample JournalsFirst Quarter Poetry PacketMLA Template (for Poetry Responses), First Quarter Reading ScheduleSiddhartha Open Essay Rubric, Frankenstein E-textFrankenstein Vocab

Week 1:2 (Aug. 14-18)

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Pre-IB English 2: Course SyllabusPlagiarism Notes“Harrison Bergeron” Assignment“Harrison Bergeron” E-textVonnegut BackgroundGordimer Background“Once Upon a Time” Assignment

AP Research: Course Syllabus, Research Prep Packet (Tasks #1-4), Presentation Rubric, Research Process Visualization Instructions, Purdue OWL, 5 Sample Presentations, Research Methods, Research Terms / Assigned Readings: What Research Is Not & What Research Is, LanguageThe Human Mind / Search Databases: EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle Scholar

AP Literature: Course SyllabusDiscussion Prep, Jane Eyre Journal & Turnitin Registration InstructionsJane Eyre E-textSample JournalsFirst Quarter Poetry PacketFirst Quarter Reading Schedule

Week 1:1 (Aug. 7-11)

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  • Blue letters/symbols on the indicate a handout or notes being given in class.
  • Green symbols indicate classroom activities (e.g., groupwork, lectures, lessons).
  • Red letters/symbols indicate an assignment due date or assessment.

Welcome to a new school year! I’ve posted the week’s agenda for all to see. This is a weekly occurrence, usually done on Thursday afternoon for the week which follows. Please refer to the key above to make clearest sense of the agenda. You can also click on the agenda board for a larger zoom-able image. Below, you’ll find downloadable versions of this week’s in-class handouts along with a few other helpful documents.

Pre-IB English 2: Course SyllabusPlagiarism Notes

AP Research: Course SyllabusResearch Prep Packet (Tasks #1-4)EBSCO HostGale DatabasesJSTORGoogle Scholar

AP Literature: Course SyllabusSummer Packet, Discussion PrepJane Eyre E-text