September 19 Warm-up: MUG Sentence 6 (Week 4) Analyze “The Highwayman” (pgs. 587- 590) - comprehension & critical thinking discussion - view Teacher Tube Video Unit 1 Test on Wednesday - test review
“The Highwayman” Background During the 17 th & 18 th centuries in England, a highwayman was a robber who stopped travelers on the roads and stole their money and jewelry. A related expression in modern English is highway robbery, which refers to charging such a high price for something that the seller is practically stealing from the buyer.
“The Highwayman” Vocabulary Romantic – adj. 1. fanciful; impractical; unrealistic: romantic ideas. 2. imbued with or dominated by idealism, a desire for adventure, chivalry: a romantic adventure. 3. characterized by a preoccupation with love 4. displaying or expressing love or strong affection. Claret – adj. dark red Galleon – n. a large sailing ship Writhe – v. to twist or move painfully
September 20 Warm-up: MUG Sentence 7 (Week 4) Unit 1 Test Review Unit 1 Test - Study for Unit 1 Test Tomorrow Hands – Writing Strategy Write a Kernel Essay 26 Line response to narrative response?
September 21 Finished test? Read AR, Test, Go To Library Warm-up: MUG Sentence 8 (Week 4) Unit 1 Test
September 22 Warm-up: MUG Sentence 9 (Week 4) Read AR, Test on Computer, Library
September 23 Warm-up: MUG Sentence 10 (Week 4) Read “Charge of the Light Brigade” Hands – Writing Strategy Write a Kernel Essay