2 Mon., May 4 Eng. 10-A WOTD: fluctuate StarterShare reaction to video (in notebook)Collect Animal Testing paragraphsHomeworkRead & do Qs =“In Defense of Everglade Pythons”p in Close Reader – due FridayAgendaConclude Animal Testing Topicw/ final discussion & videoBring Close Reader on Friday
3 Mon., May 4 Eng. 10 WOTD: fluctuate StarterVocabulary Crossword Puzzle – List #13 reviewHomeworkStudy List #13 – Vocabulary Quiz tomorrow!Read & do Qs =“In Defense of Everglade Pythons” p in Close Reader – due FridayAgendaShare reaction to the Animal Testing Video – pd. 2Continue Animal Testing Topicw/ final discussion & paragraph
5 Tues., May 5 Eng. 10-A WOTD: prevaricate StarterShare reaction to photographs (in notebook)Collect late/missing Animal Testing paragraphsHomeworkFinish Entertainment mini-poster end of pd. Thur., 5/7Read & do Qs =“In Defense of Everglade Pythons”p in Close Reader – due FridayAgendaBegin working with Topic #2:Animals in EntertainmentBring Close Reader on Friday
7 PHOTOS – Here’s what you SHOULD see BEFORE & AFTER the show…
8 Animals Used in Entertainment – Venues CircusesZoos, Pseudo-Sanctuaries, Roadside Zoos, Wildlife Parks, & AquariumsMarine Parks (ex. – Sea World)Animal Actors in movies, TV, advertisements, & music videosHorse-Drawn CarriagesExhibit Animals & “photo opp” animalsExotic Animals as “pets”Sports (such as dog fighting, bull fighting, cock fighting, rodeos, dog sled racing, hunting, Horse & Dog Racing)Fairs, Games, & Rides (pony rides, donkey basketball, animals as prizes, racing or diving pigs, greased-pig contests, racing pigs, etc.)Mascots for Colleges & Companies
9 Tues., May 5 Eng. 10 WOTD: prevaricate StarterVocabulary Quiz – List #13HomeworkRead & do Qs =“In Defense ofEverglade Pythons” p inClose Reader – due FridayAgendaPd. 2 - Continue Animal TestingResearch & complete column todayPd. 8 - Pair discussion & AnimalTesting paragraph = DUE TODAY!!!
11 Wed., May 6 Eng. 10-A WOTD: poignant StarterReceive & Review Mini-Poster RubricHomeworkFinish Entertainment mini-poster end of pd. Thur., 5/7Read & do Qs =“In Defense of Everglade Pythons”p in Close Reader – due FridayAgendaGet a Chrome book, log in, & go to the Wikispace (doc w/ links for ANIMALS IN ENTERTAINMENT)Work on Topic #2: Animals inEntertainment - Fill in ONE COLUMN onlyWork on Creative Mini-Poster (see rubric)
12 Instructions for English 10-A: Log into a Chrome book & use the Wikispace to access the “Animals Used in Entertainment with Links” documentVisit several links & learn about all of the different types of animal entertainment venuesChoose one and explain what it is and WHY on your paperCopy down (in a column or two) as much info as you can about your chosen topic: pros, cons, facts, stats, quotes, information, etc.Keep track of sources that you usedBegin working on your mini-poster *use the rubric to guide you!Please put Chrome books back – power down & plug in to charge!Please return all art supplies NEATLY for the next groupDon’t forget to print pictures at home to bring in tomorrow to add to your mini-poster (which is due Thur. end of the period)EVERYONE, especially period 3!! If you are missing class tomorrow you MUST finish your mini-poster OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL.
13 Wed., May 6 Eng. 10 – pds. 2 & 8 WOTD: poignant StarterPair Up & write Animal Testing paragraphHomeworkRead & do Qs =“In Defense ofEverglade Pythons” p inClose Reader – due FridayAgendaStaple together & submit all work – Jane Goodall assignment x 2, pro/con chart x 2 & paragraphTopic #2: ILLEGAL IVORY TRADEWatch Video & take notes on handoutVisit Links & gather 5 facts
15 Thurs., May 7 Eng. 10-A WOTD: fallible StarterReview Mini-Poster RubricHomeworkRead & do Qs =“In Defense of Everglade Pythons”p in Close Reader – due tomorrowAgendaWork on Topic #2: Animals inEntertainmentWork on Creative Mini-Poster (see rubric)Videos
16 Thurs., May 7 Eng. 10 – pd. 2 WOTD: fallible StarterWatch video & complete right side of chartHomeworkRead & do Qs =“In Defense ofEverglade Pythons” p inClose Reader – due tomorrowAgendaTopic #2: ILLEGAL IVORY TRADEComplete chart on handout through discussionRead poem & discuss
17 Thurs., May 7 Eng. 10 – pd. 8 WOTD: fallible StarterShare reaction to photos: Animals in Entertainment(in your notebook)HomeworkRead & do Qs =“In Defense ofEverglade Pythons” p inClose Reader – due tomorrowAgendaFinish Topic #2: Illegal Ivory TradeTopic #3: Animals in EntertainmentDiscussion, Videos, & Chart
22 Fri., May 8 Eng. 10 – pd. 2 WOTD: lax StarterCheck Close Reader “…Everglades Pythons”Re-read “Elephant Tusks” poem & complete #s 1-3HomeworkNone – unless you owe something AgendaDiscuss poem & submitDiscuss “…Everglades Pythons”Reading in Close Reader * submit
23 Fri., May 8 Eng. 10 – pd. 8 WOTD: lax StarterCheck CLOSE READER:“…Everglades Pythons”HomeworkNone Unless you owesomething!AgendaFinish discussing the poem “Elephant Tusks”Discuss the “…Everglades Pythons”Video Clip: The Communication of Elephants(Please start 14:10)