English 10: For the next two days, students will be reading the speech “Why Read Shakespeare” on page 203 in their hardcover textbooks. Students need to add the vocabulary words from the speech into their notes. After reading (either in twos or individually) students should answer the seven questions on the reading guide. When finished, students should complete the grammar lesson on page 24 in their textbooks. Students should take notes and complete the “Practice and Apply” paragraph. Students should then complete the grammar worksheet. We will go over the grammar on Thursday, 10/5. Students who finish early should read their independent novels. Students should log in to Noredink.com and use their class code to sign up. (Email Ms. P for your hour’s code). Students need to complete the online diagnostic assessment by Thursday, October 5th. Students will need to complete all portions of their tests by Thursday, October 5th.
APE: Students will complete the official 2004 AP Multiple Choice test if they did not on Tuesday. Students absent on Friday will complete the official 2003 Form B FRQ. Otherwise, students will begin reading The Old Man and the Sea. Students should fill in their reading guides and work on their reductions as they read. The novel must be finished by Monday, October 9th.