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1 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

2 Before the music ends… Turn in your reading journals to your class’ black HW tray (NO LATE WORK) Clear your desks of all except a pencil (preferred) or blue/black pen. If you finish early:  Pick up all four tables of contents for your IN and paste in on the assigned pages  Pick up your new AoW by the door and start annotating it  Read your IR book quietly/work on this week’s journal NO TALKING UNTIL ALL TESTS ARE IN!

3 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

4 Before the music ends… Get out your interactive notebooks and open to page 7 & title it “Daily Oral Language Warmups”

5 DOL Warm-Up Put today’s date in the left margin Copy the following two sentences into your notebooks & do your best to correct the errors  the only way humans can explore the future are through there imagination and reasoning  Many science fiction storyes is set in the future Do not waste room; you will need to fit another 3 of these on this page (6 sentences)

6 DOL Warm-Up Did you get them right?  The only way humans can explore the future is through their imagination and reasoning.  Many science fiction stories are set in the future. If not, fix them!

7 Agenda: 8/28/12 Warmup Grammar Review: Parts of Speech Unit 1 Introduction

8 Reminders this week  AoW 2 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal Friday

9 Grammar: Parts of Speech Open your IN to p17 and title “Grammar: Parts of Speech” Copy the following, and skip lines between: 1.noun: 2.pronoun: 3.adjective: 4.verb: 5.adverb: 6.preposition: 7.conjunction: 8.interjection: Write what you think each is (even if it’s a guess)

10 Grammar: Parts of Speech Independent Practice On p17 (underneath your notes/guesses from the review), rate how confident you feel on each part of speech (1=I ROCK THIS, 8=huh?) Choose your BOTTOM 3 (6, 7, & 8) and do 6 grammar exercises posted on SchoolLoop for each of those parts on p16 of your IN (titled “Grammar: Parts of Speech Independent Practice”)  Most of the worksheets have more than 6; you choose which 6 to do.  You may take home your small Language Network books to help you if you feel you need it.

11 Thematic Focus Unit 1 Turn to p95 in your IN  Title the page “Thematic Focus” On the top half of the page, word blast:  change  progress

12 Thematic Focus Unit 1 On the bottom half of the p95, answer the following in reframed sentences:  Why do you think people write stories about change?  What kind of stories and experiences might you expect to read about in this unit?

13 Thematic Focus Unit 1 In Unit 1, students will read selections which explore various ways in which people, relationships, places, and societies change over time. This unit contains 2 parts, and selections in both parts contribute to the unit theme by examining how a variety of characters are affected by great changes in their lives.  Selections in Part 1 (The Price of Progress) emphasize the effects of technological progress on characters in a number of settings.  Selections in Part 2 (Cultural Crossroads) emphasize the changes in individuals and their relationships that are caused by cultural differences.

14 For homework… Staple the handout of quotes over your work on p95 of your IN. Choose 2 quotes from Part 1, and 2 from Part 2 that speak to you Write a 1/4p reflection for each of the 4 quotes on p94 of your IN.  Draw lines in between the 4 reflections  Do not copy quotes, just indicate by # & letter  Title it “Thematic Focus Reflection”

15 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

16 DOL Warm-Up Grab your textbooks on the way in Put today’s date in the left margin (p7) Copy the following two sentences into your notebooks & do your best to correct the errors 1.“Whose ringing that bell anyways, she asked.” 2.Mrs. Maybury don’t know the answer to your question, replied Ben. Do not waste room; you will need to fit another 2 of these on this page (4 sentences)

17 DOL Warm-Up Did you get them right? 1.“Who’s ringing that bell anyways,” she asked. 2.“Mrs. Maybury doesn’t know the answer to your question,” replied Ben. If not, fix them!

18 Agenda: 8/29/12 DOL Warmup Writing Tips: Word Choice Character

19 Reminders this week  AoW 2 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal Friday next week  Grammar: Parts of Speech Ind. Practice Tuesday

20 Word Choice (Take notes on p57) How many words are there in the English language?  Current estimates: 250,000-1,072,000 How do you choose the right one?  Audience Relationship  Purpose/Occasion  History/Context  Denotation  Connotation

21 Triggering Words On p56, draw the following table: Throughout the grading period, you are to come up with words that might be negatively “triggering” for certain people. Record the word, who it triggers, and why. I will check it on 9/21 for credit. A=20 words; B=15 words; C=10 words; D=5 words WordAudienceWhy

22 Character Open your IN to p97 Open your textbook to p30 Title p97 “Searching for Summer” Copy the first sentence under Literary Analysis: Character While you are listening/reading, complete the web pictured at the bottom of p30 (on p97).

23 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

24 DOL Warm-Up Grab your textbooks on the way in Put today’s date in the left margin (p7) Copy the following two sentences into your notebooks & do your best to correct the errors 1.John is real brave to explore a dangerously place all alone. 2.Our teacher asked “which of the legends that Johns people believed were disproved by his journey”? Do not waste room; you will need to fit another 1 of these on this page (2 sentences)

25 DOL Warm-Up Did you get them right? 1.John is really brave to explore a dangerous place all alone. 2.Our teacher asked, “Which of the legends that John’s people believed were disproved by his journey?” If not, fix them!

26 Agenda: 8/30/12 DOL Warmup Grammar: Sentences Character: Motives

27 Reminders this week  AoW 2 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal Friday next week  Grammar: Parts of Speech Ind. Practice Tuesday

28 Grammar: Sentences open INs to p19 and take notes What is required to make a sentence?  subject (who/what is doing ___)  predicate verb (what is s/he/it doing or being) complete thought

29 Grammar: Sentences Clauses  independent (aka ordinate) stands alone  dependent (aka subordinate) contains subject & verb but do not express complete thought

30 Grammar: Sentences How do you fix what’s broken?  Attach it to something else compatible  Add something to it

31 Grammar: Sentences phrase  NOT the same as a dependent clause  A group of words that functions as a part of speech, such as an adjective or noun  if on its own, is fragment: no subject, no verb, no complete thought Examples (do not need to copy)  However, there are plenty of opportunities for students to create their own jobs.  Maybe you are an outgoing person with good computer skills.  Having worked with children, you will have an advantage over less-experienced sitters.

32 Grammar: Sentences S or F: Although traditional after-school jobs are still popular.  Fragment! S or F: I was tired.  Sentence! My mother went to the store. Although she had many errands to run.  My mother went to the store, although she had many errands to run. In the pool.  My little sister almost drowned in the pool.

33 Grammar: Sentences Reflection HW: on p18 draw or find a picture to illustrate each of the 4 concepts:  sentence  fragment  dependent/subordinate clause  phrase

34 Character Open your IN to p97 Open your textbook to p34 While you are listening/reading, complete the web pictured at the bottom of p30 (on INp97).

35 HW: What’s my Motivation? p96 in your IN Think of things that you do in your life. Explain what they are, then identify and explain your motives behind why you do them.  Examples: school, work, shoplift, take care of family, insult, use hate speech, do good deeds, volunteer, hit people, etc A = 10; B = 7; C = 5; D=3

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37 DOL Warm-Up Put today’s date in the left margin (p7) Copy the following two sentences into your notebooks & do your best to correct the errors 1.Michael Crichton writed jurassic park a novel about a present day theme park with real dinosaurs. 2.H.G. wells was another author that wroted about time travel in the book the time machine.

38 DOL Warm-Up Did you get them right? 1.Michael Crichton wrote Jurassic Park, a novel about a present day theme park with real dinosaurs. 2.H.G. Wells was another author who wrote about time travel in the book The Time Machine. If not, fix them!

39 Agenda: 8/31/12 DOL Warmup Interactive Notebook Review & Catch Up

40 Reminders this week  AoW 2 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal Friday next week  Grammar: Parts of Speech Ind. Practice Tuesday

41 Interactive Notebooks INs will be assessed/due on 9/28 Part of the grade will be following specific directions (right pages on right page numbers) I will stamp assignments when it matters to me that they are on time, but you can include them later for reduction in points (as long as they are in by 9/28) All pages must be firmly attached, not falling out If you are ever absent, check the class master copy to see what you have missed or you will lose points.

42 Interactive Notebooks If you have put something on the wrong page, you may paste binder paper over it and re-do (if it cannot be erased or unglued. Assignments may be typed up/printed and attached to assigned page If you are only allotted a page to do an assignment and you need more room, continue on binder paper and staple

43 Interactive Notebooks Table of Contents:  p1: Main  p5: Grammar & Vocabulary  p41: Writing  p91: Literature (Self Inventory & Unit Overview we will get to next week)

44 Interactive Notebooks Parent Checkins  2-3 times per grading period you will show your INs to your parents and THEY will answer questions that I will give you, and they will sign.  Graded assignment

45 Interactive Notebooks Important Dates & Deadlines  Ungraded  Page for you to write the dates you think are important End of GP Collaboration Days Due Dates Test Days

46 Interactive Notebooks Grading Period Reflection  Assignment to be completed on 9/28

47 Interactive Notebooks: Grammar Daily Oral Language  You know what this is! Daily Oral Language Reflection  End of each week, write a reflection in paragraph form addressing the following topics Corrections you did well (and why) Mistakes you missed (and why) Areas you need to work on  BE SPECIFIC  Checked the following Monday (or Tues if Mon is a holiday) 1/2p = A, 1/4p = C

48 Interactive Notebooks: Grammar Grammar Topics  Filling in as we go: Parts of Speech Sentences etc Vocabulary  Will be explained when we start next week

49 Interactive Notebooks: Grammar Word Cornucopia  Write down words (and definitions) that you come across during the grading period (preferably in the curriculum/assignments/lectures) that you find Interesting Fun Personally meaningful  Words that you like or that just plain strike you A = 20; B = 15; C = 10; D = 5 (Reflection will be end of GP)

50 Interactive Notebooks: Grammar Word Wall & Word Wall Practice will be explained next week  Has to do with vocabulary assignments

51 Interactive Notebooks: Grammar Golden Lines  Write down quotes you come across in this class, other classes, or things you read that are somehow meaningful to you or strike you Golden Lines Reflection will be done/explained later in semester

52 Interactive Notebooks: Literature Independent Reading Ideas & Shared Reviews will be done 9/28 Book Review & Book Review Reflection will be addressed later Unit Test & Unit Test Reflection will be end of GP

53 Interactive Notebooks: Literature Reading Journal  You know what that is!  Even if you are skipping some because you are not trying for a 4 on the rubric, do them on the page for the week. RJ1=8/27 RJ2=8/31 RJ3=9/7 RJ4=9/14 RJ5=9/21 RJ6=9/28

54 Interactive Notebooks: Literature Reading Journal Analysis  End of each week, write a reflection in paragraph form addressing the following topics # of days spent reading Time periods reading (5m, 30m, etc) Things you tried that worked (and why) Thinks you tried that didn’t (and why) How much you are understanding the book How much you are enjoying the book How to improve reading experience How challenged this particular book makes you feel  BE SPECIFIC 1/2p = A, 1/4p = C

55 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

56 DOL Warm-Up Grab your textbooks on the way in Put today’s date in the left margin (p9) Copy the following two sentences into your notebooks & do your best to correct the errors 1.A story beginning “On monday August in sunnyvale california the time was two-twenty three p,m.” is an example of how science fiction writers create suspence. 2.Bradbury isnt opposed to technology: in fact he supports nasa, Americas Space Program. Do not waste room; you will need to fit another 3 of these on this page (6 sentences)

57 DOL Warm-Up Did you get them right? 1.A story beginning “On Monday, August 19, 2002, in Sunnyvale, California, the time was two twenty-three p.m.” is an example of how science fiction writers create suspense. 2.Bradbury isn’t opposed to technology; in fact, he supports NASA, America’s space program. If not, fix them!

58 Agenda: 9/4/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Definitions Plot: Sequence

59 Reminders tomorrow  Grammar: Parts of Speech Ind Practice  Grammar: Sentence Illustrations this week  Vocabulary Definitions Thursday  AoW 3 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 3 Friday

60 Vocabulary Definitions 1.Teacher reads word 2.Class repeats word 3.Teacher reads sentence 4.Students individually guess word’s meaning 5.Repeat 1-4 to end 6.Students get definitions for HW  Do NOT use word as part of definition  Definitions must be 3 words or more long  Definition must match both part of speech and way word is used in sample sentence

61 Plot, Suspense, & Foreshadowing Turn to p99 in your IN Copy the following definitions at the top of the page:  plot: the chain of related events that take place in a story  foreshadowing: clues in a text that hint to readers what comes later  suspense: excitement or tension

62 Plot, Suspense, & Foreshadowing Open your textbooks to p72 As you listen, write down the major events in the story, in order  p99 of IN

63 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

64 DOL Warmup

65 Agenda: 9/5/12 DOL Warmup Writing Tips: Sentence Branching Plot & Foreshadowing

66 Reminders today  Grammar: Parts of Speech Ind Practice  Grammar: Sentence Illustrations tomorrow  Vocabulary Definitions this week  AoW 3 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 3 Friday

67 Writing Tips: Sentence Branching Open your IN to pg59 and take notes sentences that follow the same pattern in an essay are boring  show lack of maturity as a writer  Examples of “same pattern”: same # of words per sentence same order of parts of speech all sentences start the same all sentences end the same

68 Writing Tips: Sentence Branching make sentences more sophisticated through “branching”  front  middle  end

69 Writing Tips: Sentence Branching I drove my car to the beach.  _______, I drove my car to the beach. Hurriedly, I drove my car to the beach.  I drove my car, _______, to the beach. I drove my car, radio blasting, to the beach.  I drove my car to the beach, __________. I drove my car to the beach, praying the waves would be good. In your INs, add your own front, middle, & end branches (write the sentence 3 times).

70 My Branches Throughout the grading period, examine your own writing for instances of simple sentences  essays  journals  HW assignments  reflections Write them down on pg58 in their original form, then re-write a branching you can use to improve it. A=10; B=7; C=5; D=3 due Thursday, 9/27

71 Plot, Suspense, & Foreshadowing Open your textbooks to p75 As you listen, write down the major events in the story, in order  p99 of IN

72 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

73 DOL Warmup

74 Agenda: 9/6/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Flashcards Plot & Suspense

75 Reminders today  Vocabulary Definitions tomorrow  AoW 3 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 3 Friday

76 Vocabulary Flashcards Share w/ elbow partner your definition Decide which of you has the best definition On the red line:  Write your assigned word (on the left)  Write your names (on the right) On the lined side of the index card:  LABEL & write the dictionary definition  LABEL & write your definition (paraphrased) On the unlined side  Create a graphic or symbol to represent your word Words/letters can be no more than 25% of total

77 Plot, Suspense, & Foreshadowing Open your textbooks to p79 As you listen, write down the major events in the story, in order  p99 of IN

78 Reflections on Thunder On IN p100, reflect your thoughts now that you have finished the story Possible topics may include:  How did the author create suspense?  Were you able to predict what was coming?  Did you dis/agree with any of the characters’ actions or decisions?  What would you have done differently? 3 minutes

79 Stages of Plot (please copy on IN p101) Plot is moved along by conflicts—struggles between or within characters  Exposition: provides needed background information  Rising Action: the part of the plot in which the conflict intensifies; usually starts when main conflict is introduced  Climax: the turning point of the action, when the reader’s interest is at the highest point  Falling Action/Resolution: the action after the climax, in which the conflict is often resolved

80 Stages of Plot (still on IN p101) Draw a line under your notes, then copy the following table: With your elbow partner, complete it for “A Sound of Thunder” StageStartsEnds Exposition Rising Action Climax Falling Action

81 Your Stage, Your Plot For HW, on p98 of the IN, write a ½ pg reflection on what stage of plot you feel like you are in right now in the story of your life. Why do you think you are in that stage?

82 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

83 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

84 Agenda: 9/7/12 DOL Warmup ABC Review Paragraph Structure

85 Reminders today  AoW 3 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 3 Friday next class  DOL 2 Reflection  Reading Journal 3 Analysis next week  Vocabulary Sentences Tuesday  AoW 4 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 4 Friday

86 ABC Review Copy the following to IN p71  Write an essay discussing the relative strengths and weaknesses of one particular source for news. Develop your ideas so vividly that a reader will have a clear understanding of the benefits and shortcomings of a particular source of news.

87 ABC Review On IN p71  Attack the prompt On IN p70  Brainstorm  Choose the order Work with your elbow partner, but write your answers in your own INs

88 Paragraph Structure Open INs to p61 Attach handout to p61 On p60, reflect which of the three colors would be most important. What do YOU think the percentage of each should be in your paragraphs?  1/4p-1/2p

89 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

90 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

91 Agenda: 9/10/12 DOL Warmup Grammar: Adjective & Adverb Clauses Expository Essays

92 Reminders today  DOL 2 Reflection  Reading Journal 3 Analysis tomorrow  Vocabulary Sentences  BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT next week  AoW 4 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 4 Friday

93 Grammar: Adjective & Adverb Clauses (take notes on IN p21) subordinate clause: contains subject & verb but does not express complete thought and cannot stand alone

94 Grammar: Adjective & Adverb Clauses adjective clause: s.c. used as adjective  starts with relative pronoun that, who, whom, whose, which  or relative adverb where, when, why Examples (do not copy): Willy Higinbotham is the scientist who invented the first computer game. It was he who developed computer tennis. Have you seen the computer that Higinbotham used? Have you seen the desk where Higinbotham sat?

95 Grammar: Adjective & Adverb Clauses essential/restrictive clauses provide information necessary to identify noun/pronoun  not set off with commas nonessential/nonrestrictive clauses add extra info about noun/pronoun whose meaning is already clear  is set off with commas Examples (do not copy): Tourists can visit the laboratory that employed Higinbotham. Brookhaven National Laboratory, which employed Higinbotham, is in Upton, New York.

96 Grammar: Adjective & Adverb Clauses adverb clause: s.c. used as adverb  when, because, than, where, after, before, although Examples: (do not copy) Charles Babbage paved the way for the computer when he devised his “analytical engine.” Babbage’s invention was important because it proved machines’ ability to perform mathematical operations. Computers can solve complicated math problems faster than people can.

97 Expository Essays: Dial vs. Digital Textbook p108 An expository essay explains a particular subject with the purpose of helping the reader understand the subject more thoroughly.

98 Expository Essays: Dial vs. Digital IN p103 As you read/listen, fill out the following chart: Write down 3 of each that you read/hear Underneath your chart, answer the following in a reframed sentence:  What do you think is the theme, or most important message, of the essay? FACTSOPINIONS

99 HW: Then vs. Now IN p102  Computers, video games, software, telephones, fax machines, televisions—what will they be like 10 or 20 years from now? Will the technological wonders of today be collecting dust in a closet? Think about some of the changes in technology that you have witnessed in your own lifetime. How have they affected you? Do you think progress in technology always improves the quality of life? A=1p; B=3/4p; C=1/2p; D=1/4p

100 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

101 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

102 Agenda: 9/11/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Review Nonfiction Writing

103 Reminders today  Vocabulary Sentences  BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT this week  AoW 4 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 4 Friday

104 Vocabulary Review Column 1: Fill in the words & parts of speech Column 2: Your best recollection of the definition Column 3: Rate your knowledge/comfort with the word now Column 4: The actual definition, from your chart or dictionary (for HW) indomitable (adj) unavailing (adj) voluble (adj) withered (adj) annihilate (v) expend (v) infinitesimal (adj) primeval (adj) revoke (v) taint (v)

105 Nonfiction Writing Open TB to p Open IN to p105 Take notes on:  nonfiction  5 kinds of nonfiction writing You need to be able to tell the difference between them, like on a test

106 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

107 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

108 Agenda: 9/12/12 DOL Warmup Writing Tips: Revising

109 Reminders tomorrow  Vocabulary Review  Vocabulary Quiz this week  AoW 4 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 4 Friday Be finished “catching up” your INs with anything you’ve missed by Monday; I will start collecting them then!

110 Writing Tips: Revising (Open IN to p63 and take notes) revising: to alter something already written or printed, in order to make corrections, improve, or update

111 Writing Tips: Revising Two Levels of Revision:  Surface Changing a –word –phrase –sentence  Deep Changing the –focus of the piece –purpose of the piece –sequence of the piece –discourse –point of view

112 Writing Tips: Revising Revise like a STAR  Substitute overused words weak verbs with strong verbs weak adjectives with strong adjectives common nouns with proper nouns “dead” words

113 Writing Tips: Revising  Take Things Out unnecessary repetitions unimportant or irrelevant information parts that might belong in another piece

114 Writing Tips: Revising  Add detail description new information figurative language development clarification of meanings expanded ideas

115 Writing Tips: Revising  Rearrange the sequence to produce a desired effect the order for a more logical flow

116 Revising Set-Up On p62 of IN, write about something that bothers you.  Don’t think too hard about this; I want a first-draft with no revision whatsoever! “First draft sneeze”  10-15mins only

117 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

118 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

119 Agenda: 9/13/12 DOL Warmup Quiz: Vocabulary Theme

120 Reminders today  Vocabulary Review  Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow  AoW 4 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 4 Friday Be finished “catching up” your INs with anything you’ve missed by Monday; I will start collecting them then!

121 Vocabulary Quiz Fill in the blanks with the correct words from the word bank  No credit if word is misspelled Turn test over on desk when finished  Non-disruptive electronics use is welcome once test is completed Remain quiet until everyone is finished or time is up TYPOS  #6 “continual” should be “continually”  #8 “problem” should be “population”

122 Theme (Open IN to p107 for notes) theme: central idea in a work of literature  perception about life or human nature  moral  cannot be expressed in one word usually not directly stated infer from:  setting  character  plot

123 Theme (open textbooks to p145) infer from setting  look at details re: time & place  descriptions can show effects on characters or plot  think about why writer chose particular setting Would events be different in another time/place (do not copy below) In the passage given from “Searching for Summer,” what are the effects of the cloud cover on the landscape and the people?

124 Theme infer from character  names  actions  values  motivations (do not copy below) In the passage given from “Searching for Summer,” why is it important to Tom and Lily that the cottage remain undisturbed?

125 Theme infer from plot  character decisions  outcomes of decisions  repeated events  lessons learned (esp of main character/s)  does any situation/thing change?  look at conflict

126 Theme nonfiction  similar techniques in narrative forms (autobiography, biography)  nonnarrative forms, look for main idea or thesis (Do not copy following) What theme did you come up with for “Dial vs. Digital” on INp103  Check it against the theme given on TBp146

127 Theme: Drawing Conclusions (back on p107) drawing a conclusion (or making an inference)  combine text information with prior knowledge  take all relevant details into account  consider all factors  make educated hypothesis/guess

128 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

129 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

130 Reminders today  DOL 3 Reflection  RJ 4 Analysis this week  1 st Draft Sneeze (what bothers you) Wednesday  Vocabulary Charts Thursday  AoW 5 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 5 Friday

131 Inferring Theme from Plot Open IN to p109 Answer in a reframed sentence:  What kinds of changes do you think people go through when they immigrate to the United States and adapt to a new way of life?

132 Inferring Theme from Plot Open textbooks to p160 Copy the chart below. As you read “The Son From America,” list events (mostly focused around the son), consider the outcomes of the events, and use that to find the theme(s) these suggest. EventOutcome 1. Son moves to America.1. Son makes money as a baker Theme:

133 Changing History Sometimes events in life are referred to as “linchpins” because they are crucial events that, had they not happened, would have resulted in things being very different. On p108 of your IN, choose three linchpins in the story; three events that could have changed the theme entirely. Identify what the events are, and how things would have been different had the outcome changed.

134 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

135 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

136 Agenda: 9/18/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Definitions Inferring Theme from Character

137 Reminders tomorrow  1 st Draft Sneeze (what bothers you) this week  Vocabulary Charts Thursday  AoW 5 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 5 Friday

138 Vocabulary Definitions 1.Teacher reads word 2.Class repeats word 3.Teacher reads sentence 4.Students individually guess word’s meaning 5.Repeat 1-4 to end 6.Students get definitions for HW  Do NOT use word as part of definition  Definitions must be 3 words or more long  Definition must match both part of speech and way word is used in sample sentence

139 Inferring Theme from Character IN p111, TB p150 As you read, keep track of how Gideon and Mrs. Farquar interact. Quarter your page (leaving some lines at the bottom for the theme) and write down what both Gideon & Mrs. Farquar say & do. Based on character interactions, what do you think the theme is?

140 A Character’s Measure Answer the following on IN p110  Imagine that Gideon had cooperated with the white scientist by revealing his people’s secret herbal treatments. How would that have changed your judgment of his character? A=1/2p, =1/4p

141 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

142 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

143 Agenda: 9/19/12 DOL Warmup STAR Revising

144 Reminders today  1 st Draft Sneeze (what bothers you) tomorrow  Vocabulary Charts  Triggering Words this week  AoW 5 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 5 Friday next week  Unit Test Thursday  Book Review Friday  Interactive Notebooks Friday

145 STAR Revising Open INs to p62 Re-read your first-draft sneeze. Find 4 places to revise: SS TT AA RR Indicate on the index card (by letter) which you are doing, write original, and write the revision. Staple to top of p62 when done

146 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

147 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

148 Agenda: 9/20/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Flashcards Reading for Information

149 Reminders today  Vocabulary Charts  Triggering Words tomorrow  AoW 5 Reflection Friday  Reading Journal 5 Friday next week  Vocabulary Sentences Tuesday  Unit Test Thursday  Book Review Friday  Interactive Notebooks Friday

150 Vocabulary Flashcards Share w/ elbow partner your definition Decide which of you has the best definition On the red line:  Write your assigned word (on the left)  Write your names (on the right) On the lined side of the index card:  LABEL & write the dictionary definition  LABEL & write your definition (paraphrased) On the unlined side  Create a graphic or symbol to represent your word Words/letters can be no more than 25% of total

151 Reading for Information (take notes on IN p113) distinguish facts from opinions  fact: can be proven correct or incorrect  opinion: statement of beliefs, judgments, feelings aka nonfact (Write down 3 words or phrases that would signify an opinion is being stated)

152 Reading for Information (take notes on IN p113) reliability/credibility: dependability, trustworthiness, legitimacy  Source (person or organization reporting) background interests associations objectives  Data method of collection population size scientific method person/group responsible for collecting

153 Reading for Information IN p113, TB p181 Answer “Your Turn” questions 1, 2, and 3 in reframed sentences.

154 Evaluate Your Sources IN p112 Think of ten sources in your life from where you get news. These can be specific people, websites, magazines, TV shows, etc. Rank them in order of reliability/credibility (1 is most credible, 10 is least credible). Explain why each was ranked there.

155 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

156 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

157 Agenda: 9/21/12 DOL Warmup ABC Review Topic Sentences

158 Reminders today  AoW 5 Reflection  Reading Journal 5 next week  Vocabulary Sentences Tuesday  Unit Test Thursday  Book Review Friday  Interactive Notebooks Friday

159 ABC Review Glue/staple the quarter-sheet to IN p75

160 ABC Review On IN p75  Attack the prompt On IN p74  Brainstorm  Choose the order Work with your elbow partner, but write your answers in your own Ins 8 minutes!

161 Thesis Statements (take notes on IN p65) thesis: a single, clear sentence, which expresses the central argument or idea the paper will develop.  main idea  topic sentence

162 Thesis Statements A good thesis:  makes a claim and chooses a side and gives reason(s)  uses forceful language (must, should, is, will, does) What you’re writing is NOT up for discussion  as brief as possible, without losing information  not too detailed or narrow You need room to grow your ideas  sometimes previews main points The scientist Galileo is an important figure who should be studied due to his influence in both science and mathematics.

163 Thesis Statements Samples (do not copy) Which one is better?  Smoking should only be allowed outdoors.  Smoking should only be allowed outdoors because of how disgusting smoke is. Which one is better?  Racism is different in 2011 than it was in the Seventies.  Racism is different in 2011 than it was when Rosa Parks was sent to the back of the bus.

164 Thesis Statement Practice IN p64 For the following six issues/topics, write a sample thesis statement a.legalizing abortion b.lowering drinking age to 18 c.legalizing drugs d.dress codes at school e.legalizing gay marriage f.shorter work-week, longer hours (4 10-hour days instead of 5 8-hour) Make three of them “pro” and three “con”

165 Thesis Statement Practice What’s pro vs. con? Example:  Issue: increasing class sizes. Pro – Class sizes should be increased to maximum capacity in order for schools to use their available funds in more needed areas. Con – Class sizes should not be increased because putting more students in a classroom will have adverse effects on education.

166 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

167 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

168 Agenda: 9/24/12 DOL Warmup Cultural Conflict

169 Reminders tomorrow  Vocabulary Sentences this week  Vocabulary Review Wednesday  Vocabulary Quiz Wednesday  Unit Test Thursday  Book Review Friday  Interactive Notebooks Friday

170 Conflicts (take notes on IN p115) conflict: problem or struggle between opposing forces that arises because of differences  values, beliefs, customs Two categories of conflict  External Man vs. Man Man vs. Nature Man vs. Society  Internal Man vs. Self

171 Conflicts Open TB to p188 Copy blue chart on IN p115 & complete while listening  As you read, take notes on the cultural characteristics of the village and the city, noting especially where they might come into conflict Culture of the CityCulture of the Village People can marry across cultural and ethnic lines

172 Cultural Changes On IN p114, answer the following in a reframed sentence What do you think is gained and lost when a society changes from traditional ways of life to modern ways? A=1/2p; C=1/4p

173 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

174 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

175 Agenda: 9/25/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Review Thesis Statement Variety

176 Reminders today  Vocabulary Sentences  Thesis Statement Practice tomorrow  Vocabulary Review  Vocabulary Quiz this week  Unit Test Thursday  Book Review Friday  Interactive Notebooks Friday

177 Vocabulary Review Column 1: Fill in the words & parts of speech Column 2: Your best recollection of the definition Column 3: Rate your knowledge/comfort with the word now Column 4: The actual definition, from your chart or dictionary (for HW) anecdote (n) proximity (n) remorse (n) versatility (n) construe (v) persevere (v) impudent (adj) indifferent (adj) myopic (adj) prevalent (adj)

178 Thesis Statements Review Does it: state a strong position use forceful language express position/reasoning concisely (without unneeded words) preview reasoning without being too detailed

179 Thesis Statement Variety (take notes on INp67) Action Verb Topic Sentences also known as IVF (Identify-Verb-Finish)  choose action verb first  fill in subject and predicate around it

180 Thesis Statement Variety Add one of your own, for any one of the 4 ABC Review topics IdentifyVerbFinish your Thought Hurricane Katrinadestroyedparts of the Louisiana and Mississippi Gulf Coast. The attack by Japanese war planes on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii sparkedUnited States involvement in World War II. Arnold Schwarzenegger, the governor of California, bannedjunk food in schools because of his campaign for healthy living. A study from Stanford University identifiedmajor problems later in life for teenagers who smoke.

181 Thesis Statement Variety When/Where + What’s Happening  choose the where or when first  add a “what’s happening” What could happen? What will happen? What should happen? What did happen? What might happen? What could have happened?

182 Thesis Statement Variety Add one of your own, for any one of the 4 ABC Review topics Where/WhenWhat’s Happening Each day at lunch,too many high school students make poor choices about what to eat. In some parts of the country,citizens conserve energy in creative and interesting ways. When an underdeveloped country is in trouble, every single country who has the means to help should send what aid it can. Every day, in state and federal capitals across the country, decisions are being made in the form of laws that could affect every person, and citizens need to know.

183 Ms. Oing English 2 Unit 1: The Challenge of Change

184 DOL Warmup (SMART Notebook)

185 Agenda: 9/25/12 DOL Warmup Vocabulary Quiz

186 Reminders today  Vocabulary Review  Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow  Unit Test this week  Book Review Friday  Interactive Notebooks Friday

187 Vocabulary Quiz Fill in the blanks with the correct words from the word bank  Points will be deducted if word is misspelled Turn test over on desk when finished  Non-disruptive electronics use is welcome once test is completed Remain quiet until everyone is finished or time is up

188 Vocabulary Quiz Reflection Staple or glue your returned/graded quiz to the upper half of INp33 Complete the following sentences on the bottom half of the paper 1.On this quiz I scored a _____. 2.I expected to score a _____. 3.The reason(s) why I did/not meet my expectation is/are ___________________. Copy the words you missed (with their correct definitions) to INp37 (Word Wall)


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