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    Objectives

    How can current events impact an author's writing?

             ◊ Students will be able to analyze a complex text to determine how fear manipulates human behavior.

           ◊ Students will be able to identify and use correct grammar (a variety of what we have learned so far).

             ◊ Students will be able to find meanings of the vocabulary words in context.

          ◊ Students will be able to find the main idea and the central idea in a complex text.

          ◊ Students will be able to analyze how an author's choice to create mystery, tension, or surprise.

          ◊ Students will be able to deconstruct, revise, and rewrite essays.  

     Topics of Study

        ◊ Perception vs Reality; Identity; Values; Fear/Phobias, What is Success? What is the human experience? 

    Test Dates

        

         ◊ MAAP English II Assessment May 3.  Multiple Choice section

     

     

       Agenda for Week

          Monday - Review standards for MAAP test; end of the year project; Steinbeck's letter to his son, tone and mood. 

         ◊ Tuesday - Edulastic; Review standards for MAAP test connect them to the letter; end of the year project.

         ◊ Wednesday - Review standards for MAAP test; end of the year project.

         ◊ Thursday - Review essays types for the state test. OMAM

         ◊ Friday - MAAP State Test; Multiple-Choice Section. OMAM  

    Tutoring

          ◊ My tutoring days are Monday afternoon from 3:35 to 4:30.  Other arrangements may be made by contacting me via email. kristine.wetzel@gulfportschools.org

     

     

     

     

     

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